Restaurants on and near Byres Road in Glasgow's West End

Byres Road in Glasgow's West End has a wide selection of fine restaurants for you to choose from. Many restaurants also have special offers listed below. Select your preferred cuisine and book your restaurant in a few easy steps. All restaurants listed provide a free booking service, so why not book today and reserve your table...
1051 GWR
Originally a Victorian railway station, 1051 GWR is a cosmopolitan bar and kitchen on Great Western Road in Glasgow's Kelvinside.
Cuisine: British, International, Gastro Pub, Pizza
Location: 1051 Great Western Road , Glasgow , G12 OXP [Map]


Special Offers
£14 per person for 2 courses from the craft menu. Includes either a 175ml glass of house wine (white/red/rose) or a schooner of a featured craft beer.
Purchase a main course from the a la carte menu and receive a complimentary 175ml glass of house wine (white/red/rose) or a schooner of featured craft beer.
£55 2 people Chateaubriand plus choice of mixed charcuterie platter or bread board and olives.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

279 Cafe Bistro
279 Cafe Bistro is a cosy, family-owned restaurant situated on Glasgow's Dumbarton Road, close to Partick Cross. The bistro opened in 2008 with the admirable aim of providing freshly cooked, simple and tasty food. 279 Cafe Bistro offers a pre-theatre and regularly changing dinner menus.
Cuisine: Vegetarian/Vegan, Bistros & Brasseries
Location: 279 Dumbarton Road, Partick, Glasgow, G11 6AB [Map]


Special Offers
Dine on the brunch menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.6 / 5

Banana Leaf (Byres Road)
Banana Leaf is on Byres Road in Glasgow's West End. A sophisticated Malaysian Chinese restaurant, it has a stylish lounge area for pre-dinner drinks, cocktails and digestifs. The dining room enjoys flatteringly dim lighting and a feature wall decorated with a banana leaf pattern. Banana Leaf is smart and intimate but offers a relaxed atmosphere and friendly welcome whether you are visiting for a date or a family dinner. There is a city centre branch on Cambridge Street.
Cuisine: Chinese, Far Eastern, Tapas
Location: 5 & 9 Byres Road, Glasgow, G11 5RD [Map]


Special Offers
£11.50 per person for 2 courses on lunch menu. Includes soft drink, and option to pay extra and upgrade to various other drinks.
Dine on the a la carte menu.
Receive a 20% discount when dining on the a la carte menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.2 / 5

Bar Soba Byres Road
Bar Soba is set on the popular Byres Road and its food focuses on the pan Asian style. It boasts a stylish and unique interior design. "®Graffiti is splashed over the walls of the bar-area, whilst the reclaimed light fittings and table tops throughout adds character and a relaxed lo-fi feel to the surroundings."®
Cuisine: Sushi, Pan-Asian
Location: 116-122 Byres Road, Glasgow , G12 8TB [Map]


Special Offers
£13.95 per person for 2 courses on the pre-theatre menu. Includes a glass of house wine.
£25 per person for sharing platter and a main on the Boozy Brunch menu. Includes 4 drinks per person from a selection of cocktails, prosecco or bottled beers.
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.1 / 5

Basta
h3. Laidback Partick pizza bar With its tiled walls and stripped floors, BASTA's fashionably low-key decor keeps the focus firmly on the gourmet pizzas on offer. Authenticity is a core value, with various ingredients being imported directly from Italy, including Polselli flour, Strianese tomatoes and extra virgin olive oil. Otherwise, much of the fresh produce is sourced as close to home as possible, including from the Sandy Road Community Garden around the corner.
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Location: 561 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G11 6HU [Map]


Special Offers
Brunch pizza menu
Receive a 10% discount when dining on the a la carte menu.
Food: 0
Ambience: 0
Service: 0
Value: 0
Go Back: 0
Rating: 0.0 / 5

Bibimbap West
The sister restaurant of the hit city centre branch, Bibimbap serves up traditional and fusion Korean fare on Partick Bridge Street. The interior is cheerful, with neon lighting and colourful ceiling umbrellas. The airy glass frontage offers a great view of the buzzy street outside.
Cuisine: Korean
Location: 2 Partick Bridge Street, Glasgow, G11 6PL [Map]


Special Offers
Dine on the a la carte menu.
Food: 0
Ambience: 0
Service: 0
Value: 0
Go Back: 0
Rating: 0.0 / 5

Bo'Vine
Bo'Vine is a steakhouse restaurant at the top of Byres Road in Glasgow's leafy West End. The restaurant decor is fairly informal with cow hide wall covers, inviting leather seats and big Chesterfield sofas. Although beef may seem to take pride of place at Bo'Vine, their menu is varied to make the most of other fine Scottish ingredients.
Cuisine: Scottish, Steaks & Grill
Location: 385 Byres Road, Glasgow, G12 8AU [Map]


Special Offers
£15.95 per person for 2 courses on the market menu. £19.95 for 3 courses.
Dine on the a la carte menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.3 / 5

Brasserie at Oran Mor
Situated in the heart of the West End, the Brasserie at Oran Mor specialises in contemporary cooking made with the best Scottish ingredients. Many guests make a night of their visit by having a meal in the Brasserie before catching a play downstairs and then rounding the evening off with a drink in the Whisky Bar.
Cuisine: Bistros & Brasseries
Location: 731-735 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 8QX [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.2 / 5

Brasserie at the Pond - Leonardo Hotel Glasgow Wes
Brasserie at the Pond is on the Great Western Road by Gartnavel Hospital in Glasgow's West End. Offering a warm welcome to business travellers, tourists and locals alike, it serves a bistro menu packed with plenty of home style favourites. Local produce is very much in evidence and the kitchen changes the menus according to the ingredients which are in season. A spacious layout and large picture windows mean the Pond Hotel Brasserie in Glasgow's West End is always a light and bright spot for a meal.
Cuisine: British
Location: Leonardo Hotel Glasgow West End, Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 0XP [Map]
Food: 3
Ambience: 3
Service: 3
Value: 3
Go Back: 3
Rating: 3.7 / 5

Cafe Andaluz West End
Glasgow's fashionable West End is the perfect location for sharing Spanish tapas at Cafe Andaluz.
Cuisine: Spanish, Tapas
Location: 2 Cresswell Lane, West End, Glasgow, G12 8AA [Map]


Special Offers
£17.95 per person for a choice of 3 tapas. Includes complimentary dessert. Supplements may apply.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.5 / 5

Cafe Source Too Westend
Cafe Source Too is located at Hillhead Sports Club in Glasgow's West End, and specialises in modern Scottish cuisine cooked with fresh, local produce. Sharing the same relaxed feel as its sister restaurant in the Merchant City, Cafe Source Too also prides itself on the quality of food they serve.
Cuisine: Scottish
Location: Hillhead Sports Club, Hughenden Road, Glasgow, G12 9XP [Map]


Special Offers
£16 per person for 2 courses on the pre-theatre menu. £20 for 3 courses. Includes a choice of 125ml glass of house wine, draught soft drink or tea/coffee.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

Catch - West End
h3. Hip fish & chips in the West End Bringing the fish supper firmly into the 21st century, this West End venue is the third branch of Catch after the success of its sister outlets in Giffnock and Netherlee. Both a restaurant and a takeaway, inside it's all exposed brickwork, banquette seating and cool, post-industrial decor. Offering a much wider menu than your average chippy, diners can choose from classic fish suppers, speciality fish dishes, seafood, tacos, burgers and even katsu curry. Veggies and vegans are catered for as well, while a bar serving craft beer, wine and fizz adds extra pizazz to the proceedings.
Cuisine: British, Seafood, Fish & Chips
Location: 27 Gibson Street, Glasgow, G12 8NU [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.1 / 5

Embargo
Embargo is a sleek eating and drinking spot on Byres Road. Promising the vibrant flavours of Australasia and East Asia, you can sample creative small plates that are both healthy and indulgent. Botanical cocktails and a resident DJ every Thursday, Friday and Saturday make this a lively spot to dine.
Cuisine: Far Eastern, Japanese, Southeast Asian
Location: 71-77 Byres Road, Glasgow, G11 5HN [Map]


Special Offers
£11.50 per person for a brunch dish from the brunch menu. Including tea or coffee and a fruit juice.
Sale Offer - £12 per person for 2 small plates from the main menu. Including a cocktail or 125ml glass of house wine.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.6 / 5

Grosvenor Cafe
Grosvenor Cafe is located on Ashton Lane, just off Byres Road, in Glasgow's vibrant West End. The contemporary restaurant uses produce from local suppliers to serve up a wide array of dishes as well as brunches and Sunday roasts. Grosvenor Cafe also hosts events such as family friendly afternoons at the weekend with arts & crafts and face painting (children are permitted on the premises until 8pm) and a Friday night DJ playing funk and soul music.
Cuisine: Bar Food
Location: 24 Ashton Lane, Glasgow, G12 8SJ [Map]


Special Offers
£16 for 2 courses on the set menu. Includes a selected cocktail. £19 for 3 courses
Dine on the brunch menu.
Receive a 20% discount on your food bill when having at least 2 courses on the a la carte menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 3
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 3.9 / 5

Hotel du Vin @ 1 Devonshire Gardens
The Restaurant at One Devonshire Gardens, is an elegant affair. Oak panelling and glittering chandeliers are paired with sophisticated cooking and a serious wine list. The sommeliers are always on hand to advise or recommend the perfect wine for your meal. Service is relaxed and friendly yet professional and knowledgeable.
Cuisine: Scottish, Bistros & Brasseries
Location: 1 Devonshire Gardens, Glasgow, G12 0UX [Map]


Special Offers
£21.95 per person for 2 courses on prixe fixe menu. £26.95 for 3 courses.
£69 per person for the 7 course tasting menu. Includes a glass of champagne. The tasting menu can be enjoyed with bespoke wine pairings by Head Sommelier Alan Brady for £114 per person.
£29 per person for 4 courses on the Sunday lunch menu. Including a glass of Champagne.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

Innis & Gunn Brewery Taproom Ashton Lane
One of several bars run by the Innis & Gunn brewers, Innis & Gunn Beer Kitchen on Ashton Lane has its own on-site brewery which supplies fresh beer to its thirsty customers. In addition, the handsome bar sells bottled, keg and cask beer from all over the world. Cocktails, wines and spirits complete the drinks list. A weekly pub quiz, curry nights, live sport and Brew School days keep it lively. The Attic Bar can be used for private events and dinners.
Cuisine: British, Gastro Pub
Location: 44 Ashton Lane, Glasgow, G12 8SJ [Map]


Special Offers
Dine on the main menu.
£16.95 per person for 2 courses on the set menu. £19.95 for 3 courses. Includes a small glass of house wine or schooner or Innis & Gunn Lager or Session IPA
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

La Lanterna West End
A city centre institution for two decades, La Lanterna's fairly recent arrival on Great Western Road has been a welcome addition to the West End. Decorated in soft whites and pale greys, the cosy stripped wood interior has an airy, rustic chic vibe. Classic and classy Italian might be the best way to describe the extensive menus, with fresh, quality cuisine being the focus.
Cuisine: Italian
Location: 447 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 8HH [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

La Vita Spuntini
La Vita Spuntini is right in the centre of Glasgow's exciting West End and offers a leisurely Tuscan dining experience on the otherwise bustling Byres Road. Spuntini is the Italian concept of sharing and is reflected in the restaurant's varied menu which features smaller 'tapas-style' dishes as well as main courses.
Cuisine: Italian
Location: 199-201 Byres Road, Glasgow, G12 8TN [Map]


Special Offers
£14.95 per person for 3 tapas and a dessert. Complimentary drink includes either a glass of sangria or prosecco.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

Number 16
A cosy and well-established West End favourite offering quality food, friendly service and great value in relaxed surroundings.
Cuisine: Scottish, Modern
Location: 16 Byres Road, Glasgow, G11 5JY [Map]


Special Offers
£21 for 3 courses on the set menu. Includes a glass of house wine.
£24 per person for 3 courses on early evening menu. £20 per person for 2 courses. Includes a glass of house wine.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.6 / 5

Po'Boyz
Po'Boyz American Diner and Grill serves southern soul food inspired by New Orleans. The address may be Broomhill Shopping Centre but the food is rooted in the Cajun culinary traditions of the southern United States. The decor is simple with booth seating, a recycled wooden bar and a mural that tells the tale of how the po'boy sandwich came into being.
Cuisine: Japanese, American, Burgers
Location: 16 Norby Road, Broomhill Shopping Centre, Glasgow, G11 7BN [Map]


Special Offers
Dine on the a la carte menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

Roastit Bubbly Jocks
Roastit Bubbly Jocks is a modern Scottish restaurant on Dumbarton Road in Partick, Glasgow. Named after the old Scots for a roasted turkey, it was established in 2002 as a friendly neighbourhood restaurant in the West End of Glasgow.
Cuisine: Scottish
Location: 450 Dumbarton Road, Partick, Glasgow, G11 6SE [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.5 / 5

Rossini
Rossini brings traditional cuisine from the Apulia region of Italy to Glasgow's West End. The restaurant is run by husband and wife team Maurizio and Ester Rossini, who moved from Italy to Glasgow twelve years ago. Having previously helmed the popular North Star cafe on Queen Margaret Drive, Rossini is the result of their dream to bring the dishes of Maurizio's home region, Apulia, to the streets of Glasgow. All dishes on the menu are authentic and the wine list is chosen by the couple themselves.
Cuisine: Italian
Location: 39-41 Hyndland Street, Glasgow, G11 5QF [Map]


Special Offers
Receive a 20% discount on your food bill when dining on the main menu.
Dine on the a la carte menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.6 / 5

Sultan's
Homestyle Indian cuisine in the West End Sultan's occupies a prime spot on Great Western Road, handy for many of the main shops and bars of the West End. Promising authentic Indian and Pakistani homestyle food, you can enjoy tucking into a range of South Asian soul dishes.
Cuisine: Indian
Location: 641 Great Western Road , Glasgow , G12 8RE [Map]


Special Offers
Receive a 30% discount off your food bill when dining from the a la carte menu. BYOB with a corkage charge of £2 per person.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.1 / 5

The Crafty Pig
Billed as a brewhouse and smoke pit, The Crafty Pig is a neighbourhood bar on the Great Western Road. It's a laidback joint with stripped brick walls, a pool table, live sports and live music.
Cuisine: Mexican, American
Location: 506 Great Western Road, Glasgow , G12 8EL [Map]


Special Offers
Receive 20% off total food bill when dining on the main menu.
£12 per person for a burger or po boy and fries . Including a beer.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.0 / 5

The Gardener
The Gardener is a chilled out, family-run dining spot in Ashton Lane in the heart of the West End. The restaurant's overall philosophy is - keep it simple and do what you love. So beyond the greenery covered exterior, you will find an airy space run by a team that prides itself on good food, botanically inspired cocktails and fresh artisan coffee.
Cuisine: Modern
Location: 24 Ashton Lane, Glasgow, G12 8SJ [Map]
Food: 0
Ambience: 0
Service: 0
Value: 0
Go Back: 0
Rating: 0.0 / 5

The Hyndland Fox
Endearingly quirky, The Hyndland Fox is a neighbourhood cafe bar and bistro on Clarence Drive. It's a relaxed, neighbourhood hangout where visitors can choose anything from a hand-roasted Chemex coffee to lobster and fizz. From the Sunday roast to fish pie night on Tuesdays, there are regular theme evenings. Open from breakfast to late, seven days a week, The Hyndland Fox also has large windows for watching the world go by while nursing a glass of juicy Malbec.
Cuisine: British
Location: 43 Clarence Lane, Glasgow, G12 9QN [Map]
Food: 3
Ambience: 4
Service: 3
Value: 3
Go Back: 3
Rating: 3.8 / 5

the left bank
Innovative and independently-owned, the left bank is a contemporary bar and kitchen on Gibson Street in Glasgow's West End. Quirky and cool, but not self consciously so, it has its own sense of style which is evident from its monolithic concrete bar to the muted designer lighting. With a mezzanine area and outdoor bench, it welcomes everybody from morning coffee drinkers to dining couples and groups of celebrating students.
Cuisine: Eclectic
Location: 33-35 Gibson Street, Glasgow, G12 8NU [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.2 / 5

The Square Bar and Restaurant
Opened in the autumn of 2017, The Square is an independently owned and operated bar and restaurant on Norby Road. Open from morning to late, it is a neighbourhood place where customers can meet friends for a coffee; schedule a working lunch or unwind over dinner and cocktails. Dog-friendly until 4pm, the Square offers visiting pooches a puppaccino and treats. On the last Sunday of every month, human guests can enjoy the talents of the resident vocalist.
Cuisine: Modern
Location: Broomhill Shopping Centre, 6-8 Norby Road, Glasgow, G11 7BN [Map]


Special Offers
30% discount when dining on the a la carte menu. Bill must include main course per person for discount to be applied.
£14.50 per person for 2 courses on the express menu. £17.50 per person for 3 courses.
£14.50 per person for 2 courses on the express menu. £17.50 for 3 courses.
£35 per couple for two 8oz Sirloin Steaks served with fries, tomato, mushroom & peppercorn sauce. Plus a 125ml glass of house wine each.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.5 / 5

The Terrace Lounge - Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor
Part of the Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor on Grosvenor Terrace in the West End, The Terrace is a stylish Champagne and cocktail bar. With Venetian-style arched windows overlooking the Glasgow Botanic Gardens, The Terrace is a light and airy space. The seats are deep and comfortable.
Cuisine: Traditional
Location: 1-9 Grosvenor Terrace, Glasgow, G12 0TA [Map]
Food: 0
Ambience: 0
Service: 0
Value: 0
Go Back: 0
Rating: 0.0 / 5

Tribeca
Billed as 'the original New York kitchen', the TriBeCa Caf'© Bar on Dumbarton Road was the first outlet of the rapidly expanding TriBeCa group. As in New York, customer service is a priority in TriBeCa Caf'© Bar and a warm welcome is guaranteed.
Cuisine: North American
Location: 102 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G11 6NX [Map]


Special Offers
30% off when dining on the evening menu.
Food: 0
Ambience: 0
Service: 0
Value: 0
Go Back: 0
Rating: 0.0 / 5


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