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
£6.95 per person for 1 course from the £6.95 lunch menu. Add a pot of tea or filter coffee for an extra £2.
£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 for 2 people to share a chateaubriand plus choice of mixed charcuterie platter or jamon iberico starter platter.
£12.95 per person for Steak and Bellhaven Ale Pie with vegetables and a choice of chips or buttered potatoes. Includes a pint of featured Bellhaven.
Receive a 20% discount when dining from the grill section of the a la carte menu. Offer includes all steaks, mixed grill items and ribs.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.3 / 5

111 by Nico
A smartly turned out restaurant on Cleveden Road, 111 by Nico is headed up by chef patron Nico Simeone. With large windows to the street and an open plan kitchen, the dining room is a pleasant, airy space for a leisurely lunch or dinner. As well as aiming to provide guests with a unique dining experience, 111 by Nico also gives young people from disadvantaged backgrounds a helping hand into the catering trade.
Cuisine: Eclectic, European, Modern
Location: 111 Cleveden Road, Glasgow, G12 0JU [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.3 / 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: Bistros & Brasseries
Location: 279 Dumbarton Road, Partick, Glasgow, G11 6AB [Map]


Special Offers
Receive a 10% discount when dining on our daytime menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.6 / 5

Abarcromby & Food
A compact and friendly caf'© bar, Abarcromby & Food is on Dumbarton Road, close to Kelvinhall subway station. Stripped brick walls and smart banquette seating give it a contemporary feel. Good food, good drinks and good company is what Abarcromby & Food sets out to offer. Open from 11am until late evening, seven days a week, Abarcromby & Food is perfect for a lunchtime sandwich and drink or an evening meal with friends.
Cuisine: Scottish, Traditional
Location: 180 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G11 6XE [Map]


Special Offers
£20 per couple for a pasta dish each, including a bottle of house wine to share.
£15 for two people to have a burger and a drink each. Choice of drinks are beer, cider or a soft drink.
£20 per couple for antipasti. Includes a bottle of red or white house wine to share.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.1 / 5

Ashoka Ashton Lane
The Ashoka in Glasgow's Ashton Lane could be seen as the jewel in the crown of the Harlequin group of Indian restaurants. Located just off Byres Road, The Ashoka Ashton Lane boasts a superb location right in the heart of the West End's party precinct.
Cuisine: Indian
Location: 19 Ashton Lane, Glasgow, G12 8SJ [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.3 / 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.
£18 per person for 2 courses on the pre-theatre menu. Includes a perfect serve gin & tonic.
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 3
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.1 / 5

beGin
h3. Gin bar in Glasgow West End Part of Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor, beGin opened on Byres Road towards the end of 2017. Staffed by hip mixologists, it is an on trend mix of exposed copper piping, filament bulbs and lots of gin. In fact, the bar stocks some 68 varieties of gin from all over the world and they are available as both classic and new cocktails or as a Perfect Serve - a double measure served with one of twelve mixers and 28 garnishes. Of course, craft beers and wines are also available.
Cuisine: Tapas
Location: 383 Byres Road, Glasgow , G12 8AU [Map]


Special Offers
£15 for 2 people to have a perfect Edinburgh gin serve each. Includes chilli nuts and Spanish olives.
£18 per couple for a burger and a House Gin or House Draft Beer. Choose from classic burger or falafel.
£20 per couple for a sharing platter and selection of bread and olives. Includes a glass of bubbles.
£18 per person for a Scottish gin shuttle. Includes Edinburgh Rhubarb & Ginger, Caorunn and Stirling gins. Served with mixers and garnishes. Also includes Spanish olives and chilli nuts.
£10 per couple for any two sandwiches or salads from the day menu.
Food: 3
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 3
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.2 / 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
£14.95 per person for 2 courses on the market menu. £18.95 for 3 courses.
Dine on the a la carte menu.
£20 per person for 2 courses on the market menu with Hendricks cucumber mojito
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
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: Glasgow Pond Hotel, Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 0XP [Map]


Special Offers
£16.50 per person for 2 courses on table d'hote menu. Includes a glass of wine.
£9.95 per person for afternoon tea. Includes a glass of prosecco.
Receive a complimentary bottle of house wine to share when two people order 2 courses each on the a la carte menu.
£9.95 per person for beer battered haddock, chips, peas, bread and butter. Includes a pot of tea.
Receive a 20% discount on your food bill when ordering 2 courses on the a la carte menu.
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
£14.95 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
£19.95 per person for 2 courses on the market menu. £24.95 for 3 courses. Includes a 125ml glass of house wine.
£15.95 per person for 2 courses on the pre-theatre menu. £18.95 for 3 courses. Includes a 125ml glass of house wine, a draught soft drink or a tea/coffee.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

Cottiers Restaurant Upstairs
Cottiers Restaurant Upstairs is located in a former church on Hyndland Street in the West End of Glasgow and provides a relaxing and unique dining experience. The chefs at Cottiers carefully prepare their range of Scottish specialities with the occasional modern twist.
Cuisine: Scottish
Location: 93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow, G11 5PX [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.0 / 5

Di Maggio's (West End)
The West End of Glasgow has been hungry for Di Maggio'­s family-friendly Italian cooking for more than 25 years.
Cuisine: Italian
Location: 61 Ruthven Lane, (off Byres Road), Glasgow, G12 9BG [Map]


Special Offers
£11.50 per person for 2 courses (a starter & main course) on the set menu.
£9.50 per person for 2 courses (a starter & main course) from the set menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.3 / 5

Epicures
Epicures of Hyndland is a classic, stylish coffee-bar and restaurant set on Hyndland Road in Glasgow's West End.
Cuisine: French, Mediterranean
Location: 159 Hyndland Road, Glasgow, G12 9JA [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.2 / 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
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.
£5 per person for a pizza of your choice..
£16 for 2 courses on the set menu. Includes a selected cocktail. £19 for 3 courses
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 3
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.0 / 5

Hillhead Bookclub
Hillhead Bookclub is the newest addition to Glasgow's West End. The eclectic menu dishes up good, honest food at good honest prices, complete with a full vegetarian selection.
Cuisine: Bar Food
Location: 17 Vinicombe Street, Glasgow, G12 8BE [Map]


Special Offers
£11 per person for 2 courses on the bookclub set menu. £14 for 3 courses. Includes a glass of wine.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 3
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.0 / 5

Hotel du Vin @ 1 Devonshire Gardens
Oak panelled, intimate Bistro serving classic and modern dishes with a Scottish influence.
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.
£59 per person for 7 courses on the degustation menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

La Parmigiana
Owned and run by the renowned Giovanazzi family since 1978, La Parmigiana has received huge praise and is considered to be one of the best restaurants in the city.
Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
Location: 447 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 8HH [Map]


Special Offers
Receive a 20% discount on your food bill when dining on the a la carte menu.
£80 per couple for 3 courses each on the a la carte menu and a bottle of prosecco to share
£32 per person to have a choice of aperitif and 3 courses on the all inclusive menu. Includes a 1/2 bottle of wine.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.6 / 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
£13.95 per person for 3 tapas and a dessert. Includes a glass of sangria or prosecco.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

Little Curry House
Little Curry House offers diners a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere to enjoy their freshly prepared dishes.
Cuisine: Indian
Location: 41 Byres Road, Glasgow, G11 5RG [Map]


Special Offers
£13.95 per person for 2 courses on the a la carte menu (starter and a main course). Includes either 1 basmati rice, 2 chapatis or 1 paratha.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

Masala Twist West End
Masala Twist is an Indian restaurant and curry house set on the bustling Byres Road, the heart of Glasgow's West End.
Cuisine: Indian
Location: 192-194 Byres Road, Glasgow, G12 8SN [Map]


Special Offers
£9.95 per person for 2 courses on the pre-theatre menu. Includes 175ml glass of house red or white wine
Receive a 20% discount off your total food bill when dining on the a la carte menu.
£15.95 per person for 2 courses (starter & main) on the a la carte menu. Served with a choice of either fried or boiled rice or nan bread or 2 chapatis. Includes a 175ml glass of house red or white wine.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.3 / 5

Nick's Italian Bar and Grill
Nick's Italian Bar and Grill is a contemporary, warm and friendly Italian bar-restaurant in the Hyndland area of Glasgow's West End. A relaxed and cosy dining experience, the decor is based on a contemporary Manhattan loft. The mezzanine level compliments the main dining area well, offering a more intimated and secluded section of the restaurant.
Cuisine: Italian
Location: 168 Hyndland Road, Glasgow, G12 9HZ [Map]


Special Offers
£14.95 per person for 2 courses on the dinner menu. £17.95 for 3 courses. Includes a small glass of house wine.
Receive a 30% discount on the food bill when dining on the a la carte menu or specials menu.
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
£18.95 per person for 3 courses on the set menu. Includes a glass of house wine.
£19.95 per person for 3 courses on the set menu. Includes a glass of 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: American, Burgers
Location: 16 Norby Road, Broomhill Shopping Centre, Glasgow, G11 7BN [Map]


Special Offers
£9.95 per person for 2 courses on the main menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

Record Factory
Billed as the West End's only rock "˜n' roll hangout, The Record Factory is a bar, kitchen, club and gig venue towards the Partick end of Byres Road. Club nights, bands at the weekends and late opening until 2am, seven nights a week, keep it lively. As well as a spacious beer garden, The Record Factory features booth seating, a pool table and more gig flyers than you can shake a drum stick at.
Cuisine: International, American, Steaks & Grill
Location: 17 Byres Road, Glasgow, G11 5RD [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 3
Value: 3
Go Back: 3
Rating: 3.8 / 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]


Special Offers
£15 per person for 2 courses on the Seasonal Market menu. Includes a glass of house wine, pint of beer or soft drink.
£13 per person for 2 courses on the Seasonal Market Menu.
Receive a 10% discount when dining on the a la carte menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

The Bothy
Traditional Scottish Food and a Warm Welcome
Cuisine: Scottish
Location: Ruthven Lane, Hillhead, Glasgow, G12 9BG [Map]


Special Offers
£13.95 per person for 2 courses on the braw deal menu. £15.95 for 3 courses.
Dine on the a la carte menu and receive a 20% discount on your food bill. Average price for 2 courses before discount is £19.42 per person.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.2 / 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
£25.95 for 2 people to share a big plate from the main menu + a bottle of wine to share.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.0 / 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: 3
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]


Special Offers
£13.95 per person for 2 courses on the prix fixe menu. £16.95 for 3 courses.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.2 / 5

The Pacific
The sound of the surf; exotic cocktails and Big Kahuna burgers mean you can only be in one place "“ The Pacific Bar and Kitsch Inn on Dumbarton Road. Sister bar to Bath Street's Tiki Bar and Kitsch Inn, The Pacific brings the "˜Aloha!' to Glasgow's West End. Decked out like a Polynesian beach hut, it is a laidback spot for sipping a couple of Mai Tais or grazing on a Thai sharing platter.
Cuisine: International, Mexican, Thai, American
Location: 562 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G11 6RH [Map]


Special Offers
£12.95 per person for 2 courses from the dinner menu.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.2 / 5

Tinto - West End
One of four Tinto Tapas Bars, this West End branch on Hyndland Street is a cosy, welcoming spot for a cup of coffee and churros or a tapas feast with friends. Many rate the Tinto Tapas Bars as among the most authentic Spanish restaurants in Glasgow. They certainly use Spanish ingredients such as butifarra Catalonian sausage and salt cod. The drinks menu of Spanish sherries, wines, brandies and beers also rings true.
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas
Location: 39-41 Hyndland Street, Glasgow, G11 5QF [Map]


Special Offers
£13.95 per person for 3 tapas on the a la carte menu. Includes dessert and a small glass of sangria, house wine or soft drink.
£9.95 per person for 3 tapas on the a la carte menu. Includes a small sangria, house wine or soft drink.
£7.95 per person for a main course from the Del Dia menu. Includes a small glass of sangria or a soft drink.
£8.95 per person for a main course from the Del Dia menu. Includes a small glass of sangria or a soft drink.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 5

TriBeCa Cafe Bar (West)
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: American
Location: 102 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G11 6NX [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 3
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.1 / 5

Two Fat Ladies - West End
Two Fat Ladies in the West End of Glasgow's is part of one of the most celebrated restaurant chains in the city. With a fresh and exciting menu, Two Fat Ladies focuses on using the finest seafood ingredients but provide equally tempting alternatives to suit all tastes.
Cuisine: Scottish, Seafood
Location: 88 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G11 6NX [Map]


Special Offers
£15.95 per person for 2 courses on the market menu. Includes a soft drink, tea or coffee with tablet.
£15.95 per person for 2 courses on the market menu. Includes a complimentary 125ml glass of house wine.
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.5 / 5


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