We’ve compiled a list of some of the best restaurants in Glasgow, including a mixture of the most popular hotspots and must visit hidden gems. With such a variety of restaurants to choose from, we’ve whittled it down to the best of the best based on the food quality, service and aesthetic appeal.
First on our list of best restaurants in Glasgow we have Bilson Eleven located in the city centre. This restaurant is a spectacular place to enjoy a 5 or 8 course menu with fixed prices, in an original and iconic 19th century townhouse. Each dish is cooked with endless devotion to the highest standards, this includes only using top of the range ingredients for ultimate flavour and quality. If you are looking for an array of passionate Scottish dishes, Bilson Eleven is a great place for it.
Ox and Finch
Next up we have Ox and Finch, a popular restaurant located on Sauchiehall Street in Glasgow city. This fantastic restaurant is high in demand meaning reserving a table in advance is essential if you don’t want to miss out. They serve up small but exciting Scottish plates, a selection of delicacies and a restaurant experience like no other that will leave your taste buds wanting more.
Alchemilla is a superb Mediterranean restaurant located on Argyle Street near the Glasgow city centre. This restaurant takes pride in their simple yet outstanding selection of fresh seasonal Mediterranean dishes along with their natural made wine. Indulge in an array of small to medium sized plates which are brought fresh out from the kitchen as soon as they are made making for a traditional yet unique dining experience.
Next up we have Kimchi Cult, located on Chancellor Street. This restaurant is Korean-style fast food, serving up some mouth watering Korean flavours. You will find a range of dishes from chicken delights to sensational cheeseburgers to dirty fried and more! Kimchi Cult offers a dine in or take out service which is popular for the locals.
Paesano is for the pizza lovers, a fantastic venue to enjoy a hand-made hearty Neapolitan pizza cooked in an artisan-built wood fire oven straight from Naples. Their pizzas are made with top quality ingredients, using a range of delicious flavours and toppings, with the opportunity to watch the open kitchen prepare them with your own eyes! A must try if you’re in Glasgow city.
The Hanoi Bike Shop
Another must visit is The Hanoi Bike Shop, a unique and bustling Vietnamese restaurant in Glasgow city centre. Inside you will find a traditional Vietnamese canteen-style venue, decorated with bright colours and homely lanterns along with wooden benches for a quirky vibe. You can order a range of freshly cooked dishes for a one of a kind Vietnamese buffet.
Next up on our list is a popular luxury 5 star restaurant located near the entrance of Kelvingrove Park. Inside you will find they offer a range of gourmet dishes including Mediterranean brunch, an array of small plates and many other delicious courses. To top it off, you can wash your food down with their outstanding cocktails, shaken and stirred.
Hotel Du Vin and Bistro
Last but certainly not least on our list of best restaurants in Glasgow we have Hotel Du Vin and Bistro, a superb restaurant serving à la carte flavoursome dishes. If you’re looking for tasty, mouth-watering food you will unlikely be disappointed with their popular modern dishes in their sleek dining area. You can also enjoy a range of locally picked wines to accompany your delectable dishes.
Overview of best restaurants in Glasgow
We hope you enjoyed exploring the array of delicious cuisines in and around Glasgow city centre. From Mediterranean dishes, Korean-style, Vietnamese and à la carte, we tried to cover a restaurant everyone can enjoy! Make sure to tag us in any delicious pictures you take using our Enjoy Glasgow socials below.