Fun Restaurants in Glasgow
Looking for the perfect pit-stop for a feast and a frolic in our fair city? Well, look no further - as we've scouted out a bustling selection of Glasgow restaurants that are bursting with flavour in both their food and their atmospheres. Who says dining has to be formal? We sure don't think so, so why don't you check out our guide to fun restaurants in Glasgow and have yourself a foodie foray in the city.
Last updated on 29th March 2017
Let's be honest, when it comes down to some of the best places to eat in Glasgow, fried chicken restaurants are always up there with some of the best. Providing just what you need in the fried chicken department, get set for casual dining, craft beers and plenty of chats.
Close to the city centre and with a lively Glaswegian atmosphere, SoHo Pizzeria & Cocktail Bar is a great place for a fun night out. The stylish bar area has a huge range of cocktails to get your party night started and the restaurant is the perfect spot to fill up on stone-baked pizza.
Found in the heart of the West End and hailed as one of the best tapas restaurants in Glasgow, Cubatas is the place to go should you be looking for a fun meal in the city. Heaving with casual tapas plates and European wine, it's cool, it's delicious and it's made for a night with friends.
A'Challtainn is a restaurant-bar in Glasgow that's been turning heads with its delicious menu and stunning flavours. All the fish and meat is sourced from the city's famous Fish Plaice in Saltmarket. While the restaurant delivers plates of fresh shellfish and catch-of-the-day treats, the bar staff are busy flairing and creating a range of delectable cocktails for diners to enjoy.
With interiors like theirs, its hard not to see Thaikhun as one of the most unique places to eat in Glasgow. A menagerie of Eastern trinkets and rustic charm, head on down for Thai dining in a fun, cocktail-laced atmosphere.
Lucky 7 is a quirky Bath Street eatery that prides itself on it's - 'No frills, no fuss, good food' ethos. It's the perfectly fun-filled and affordable joint for a spot of lunch or dinner with some mates, where you'll find a unique and cosy hideaway with a banter-filled and friendly bunch of staff.
Located in Alea Glasgow Casino, Tasty Restaurant is a vibrant spot for modern Scottish dining. Run by TV Chef Tony Singh, the riverside spot has space for 120 covers, a menu of Scottish produce with flavoursome twists and plenty of quirky and colourful decor.
It's hard not to enjoy yourself in a Glasgow restaurant like this when the atmosphere and dining experience is so laid-back. Head on down for burger-gorging and craft beer glugging at the cool and beloved Bread Meats Bread.
Brimming with entertainment and food combined, Wild Cabaret is one of the most fun restaurants in Glasgow, and with good reason. Head on down for lush gastro dining set alongside a roster of cabaret and burlesque entertainment every night.
Tiki Bar is a tastefully tropical oasis in Glasgow's city center, where you can escape from the daily grind and kick back with a cocktail, or venture upstairs to the Kitsch Inn for a fresh explosion of Thai tastiness in a very fun restaurant in Glasgow.
Bar Gumbo brings a slice of New Orleans to Glasgow's West End - where you can find an exciting blend of great music, food and drinks in the spirit of the Southern states. Bar Gumbo is decked out with a jazz club vibe, and offers a lip-smacking menu of soul-food including their barbecue pulled pork, blackened Cajun catfish, shrimp le Gumbo, macaroni cheese and jalapeno cornbread.
With its legendary neon lighting, plush Eastern dining and dive bar style, Bar Soba in Mitchell Lane is one of the most fun places to eat in Glasgow thanks to a top notch rotation of succulent food and a bustling dining atmosphere.
Head to the legendary Lebowskis for a lively and fun-filled feast, where you can get your chops around one of their infamous Scottish burgers, and wash it down with a jar from their impressive drinks menu. If you're looking for an upbeat location for a spot of lunch or dinner with some mates - then Lebowskis is a bustling and character-filled spot that is regularly packed out with a mingling of diners and drinkers in a very fun restaurant in Glasgow.
This West End bohemian hangout is a popular choice for students and groups of mates looking for some cheap drinks and perfectly prepared pub grub at a fun restaurant in Glasgow. Its converted theatre setting and quirky decor provides a fun and exciting environment to dine in.