Restaurants in Glasgow's West End

The West End is home to many of the city's finest restaurants. From high-end Scottish dining to lush gardens for daytime feasting, cool Korean fast food to quirky Indian restaurants that re-invent traditional eating, there's a kaleidoscope of cuisines, flavours and experiences at your fingertips. Let us be your humble guides as you explore the best restaurants in Glasgow's West End. 

Last updated on 16th August 2022

When in need of Glasgow's West End restaurants, look no further than the oh-so-gorgeous Bothy. Here, you can tuck into traditional, seasonal Scottish menus, alongside an extensive list of distilled drinks fresh from the Highlands or a range of cocktails.


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Stravaigin is named after the Scots word 'stravaigs', which means 'to wander', a perfectly fitting name for the restaurant that hosts a Monthly Meander of food events, placing Scottish dining at its heart. If you're in the mood for authentic Glaswegian eating, this is your spot.

Òran Mór

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A breathtaking building on the corner of Byres Road, Óran Mór is a refurbished church offering guests a truly unique dining experience. The bar, venue and brassiere champions Scottish dining with star dishes of game and garlic mash, seared hake and smoked fish and celeriac remoulade. 

Kimchi Cult

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Wanna add a little spice to your West End eating adventure? Stop by Kimchi Cult and get some Korean fast food in ya. Offering traditional bites such as BBQ wings and fresh bao alongside quirky burger creations and hearty rice bowls, they'll make sure you leave with a full belly. 


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Dram! is a West End treasure trove of booze and banter nestled on Woodland Road. Offering a cosy atmosphere filled with local regulars and a menu of hearty pub grub at reasonable prices, it's the perfect spot to retreat to after a busy day of exploring the city.