Cubatas is a real gem in Glasgow's diverse restaurant scene. The modern Spanish haunt has charmed national newspapers and famed restaurant critics, so is sure to impress any date with its gorgeous traditional tapas and intimate feel.
Romantic Restaurants in Glasgow
If you've got a hot date on the cards and want to make a lasting impression, be sure to head to one of these romantic restaurants for slap-up meal. You'll sweep your partner off their feet with these stunning bistros, slick cocktail joints and cosy pubs, each oozing romance in their own way. Whether it's a first date, engagement or anniversary, make sure to get it right by checking our picks of Glasgow's most romantic restaurants.
Browns is always a great go-to when it comes to date night, and it just so happens to be a pretty darn beautiful building right in Glasgow's city centre. The sleek decor, plush seating and Victorian facade make it regal and romantic with a menu of British classic dishes such as toad in the hole, slow-cooked pork belly and roast chicken to boot.
A magical venue at Ashton Lane, Brel is positively overflowing with romance. With canapes of fairy lights, al fresco dining, a cosy conservatory with a roaring fire and over 60 stunning craft brews to choose from, it's the ultimate date spot. Bundle up with a pot of mussels or chocolate fondue and let the love unfurl.
Pioneering Japanese restaurant Benihana showcases some of the finest authentic cooking techniques, with teppan tables giving diners the chance to watch the food being prepared right before their eyes. You and your date can enjoy a romantic meal of sashimi, nigiri and teppanyaki while sipping on sake and watching all the action up close.
These guys claim to have the best steak and gin in Glasgow, and what a wonderful combination that must be on a first date. This atmospheric hidden restaurant has an extra air of mystery, making it even more romantic.
Ardnamurchan is a contemporary Scottish restaurant in the heart of Glasgow that showcases the nation's best herbs, meats and fresh fish that are sure to dazzle your date. Sip a dram from the 67 whisky-strong bar and taste your way through traditional flavours, with a theatre just a stone's throw away if you're in the mood for after-dinner entertainment.
Inspired by New York decor, this oh-so stylish restaurant in Merchant City is a definite win when it comes to romantic dinners. Enjoy the finest Galician beef, Iberican jamon and fresh seafood under hushed lighting. The best part? They do BYOB on Mondays so you can save a little extra cash.
Inject a little West Coast energy into your dining experience. Inspired by the soul of Californian living, this romantic restaurant boasts a sultry pink and purple colour scheme with low lighting, dark features and flickering neon to create a real sense of downtown LA.
Chef Nico Simeone's charming gastropub from comes complete with Chesterfield seating, reclaimed wooden fixtures and rustic interiors for that extra sense of homeliness. Snuggle up and enjoy a selection of British pub classics with an elegant twist such as small plates of crispy pork chop jowl, sea bream and ox cheek pie.
Located on the corner of St Vincent and Hope Street, Iberica takes its place in a former bank, boasting gorgeous high ceilings and vibrant decor. The romantic spot also seems to match its colourful furnishings with its food offerings, dishing up delectable paella, signature tapas and refreshing wines.
Chaakoo Bombay Cafe is a gorgeous Indian restaurant is a perfect spot for a romantic date, especially if you love authentic cooking. Replicating the sense of community in 19th Century Iranian cafes in India, the restaurant serves its dishes in small plates that are perfect for sharing.
This romantic restaurant really packs a punch. Wow your date by taking them to the undeniably opulent Corinthian to sip on premier cocktails and dine on seafood, or try out their cracking boozy brunch and afternoon tea if you fancy something a little different.