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]
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]
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]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.3 / 5

Bantawala by Masala twist
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.5 / 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]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.6 / 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]
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]
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: 4.5 / 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]
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]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.6 / 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

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]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 3
Rating: 4.1 / 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. Their brand new outdoor terrace is open. This area is fully licensed. Complete with a roof cover, lighting, heating and even free WiFi access.
Cuisine: British, European, French, International, Scottish, Seafood, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern, Steaks & Gril
Location: Broomhill Square, 6-8 Norby Road, Glasgow, G11 7BN [Map]
Food: 4
Ambience: 4
Service: 4
Value: 4
Go Back: 4
Rating: 4.4 / 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]
Food: 0
Ambience: 0
Service: 0
Value: 0
Go Back: 0
Rating: 0.0 / 5


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