Finnieston · Food and Drink · West End

First look at Rioja in Finnieston

Glasgow’s Rioja restaurant gets a new look and Michelin inspiration Rioja, on Glasgow’s Finnieston strip, has had a revamp and emerged with a reimagined restaurant space that reflects the stunning colours of Spain. If we can’t get to Spain, Spain can be in Glasgow! Menu Here is a look at a sample menu of what… Continue reading First look at Rioja in Finnieston

Food and Drink · Neighbourhoods · West End

Small Plates Menu at Glasgow’s Zique’s

Summer Nights at Zique’s with new small plates menu Ziques’s, in the heart of Glasgow’s West End, is coming out of restrictions with a flourish of small plates to entice you to linger on their herb laden terrace. (See our Zique’s at home review here).   Surrounded by the smells of freshly grown herbs, we were… Continue reading Small Plates Menu at Glasgow’s Zique’s

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Salt & Sea Kitchen, The Barras, Glasgow

Head east for Glasgow’s latest foodie addition Local Chef was invited to the launch weekend of Glasgow’s latest addition to the food truck scene, Salt & Sea Kitchen, here’s what he thought. Parked on the corner of Stevenson Street West at the Barras Market, it’s a welcome addition to an area that is expanding as… Continue reading Salt & Sea Kitchen, The Barras, Glasgow

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Sunday Roast at Frankiez Cafe Bar, Barrhead – Review

Take it EZ like Sunday Morning Mrs Foodie loves a Sunday roast even when it’s summer and the sun is making a rare appearance over Scotland. So when we saw the Frankiez Facebook page mentioning a roast a few weeks ago, we booked in since we were too lazy to make our own roast. Frankiez… Continue reading Sunday Roast at Frankiez Cafe Bar, Barrhead – Review

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New Moskito Bar & Kitchen is ready to go

1st July opening date for new look Moskito Moskito Bar & Kitchen will open the doors to their iconic Bath St location on the 1st July with a few changes to what was there before.   The food menu will include seasonal plates such as Ginger Chilli Brown Crab with Crispy Sushi Rice and Red Pepper… Continue reading New Moskito Bar & Kitchen is ready to go

Food and Drink · News

Bar & Block Steakhouse Opens

New Steakhouse for Glasgow Bar + Block on Glasgow’s St Enoch Square is a modern all-day dining steakhouse and cocktail bar that has an extensive range of steaks, handmade burgers and grazing plates, alongside creative cocktails and craft brews. Be one of the first to try this brand-new steakhouse and enjoy 25% off food just… Continue reading Bar & Block Steakhouse Opens

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Unalome by Graeme Cheevers

This article first appeared in Foodie Explorers Blog Unalome by Graeme Cheevers has opened in Glasgow’s Finnieston. We booked a table as soon as they were released to see if Chef Cheevers’ food was as good as we remembered when we visited Martin Wishart at Loch Lomond in 2016 when he was head chef there.… Continue reading Unalome by Graeme Cheevers

Food and Drink · Pubs · Things to do

Ten new places in Glasgow to try

10 new places to eat and drink in Glasgow Not one to let a global pandemic get in the way, these new restaurants, bars and cafes have just opened their doors. Here are 10 places to visit in Glasgow. The Absent Ear A new speakeasy bar where you book a table by sending an email… Continue reading Ten new places in Glasgow to try