Glasgow Food & Drink

Dine out in Glasgow's chic Merchant City

Dine out in Glasgow’s chic Merchant City

Widely regarded as one of the best dining cities outside of London, Glasgow restaurants include an eclectic mix of world cuisine and traditional Scottish dining gems. One of our top curry capitals and home to everything from vegetarian restaurants to authentic Italian, Chinese and French, places to eat in Glasgow also blend dining with entertainment and live music to perfection. You’ll find a choice of chic jazz bars, karaoke bars and in-house cinema and theatre cafes across the city serving up great creative menus.

Sample fine Scotch whiskeys, ales and traditional hearty Scottish fare in Glasgow’s choice of traditional pubs, many dating back to the Victorian era. There’s a great dining atmosphere in Glasgow  over the warm summer months when restaurants and cafes around central Buchanan Street, Royal Exchange Square and the West End go alfresco! Famed for its chic cafe culture and live music bars, find fantastic jazz bars, beer cafes and stylish wine bars across the Merchant City quarter.

A superb choice of cafes and tearooms feature around Glasgow’s central shopping ‘Style Mile’ including the world famous Willow Tea Rooms on Sauchiehall and Buchanan Street designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and serving a delicious range of traditional food and drink. Find best Glasgow Indian restaurants between Charing Cross and Kelvingrove close to the university – vegetarian Indian choice here is superb! Come dining in Glasgow and experience one of Britain’s best metropolitan dining scenes for yourself – book online now with iknow.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.