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  • Anstruther Fish Bar, Fife
    Anstruther Fish Bar
  • Sticky ginger and date pudding at the Cobbles Inn, Kelso
    Sticky ginger and date pudding at the Cobbles Inn, Kelso
  • The downstairs restaurant area of Ubiquitous Chip, Glasgow
    The downstairs restaurant area of Ubiquitous Chip, Glasgow

Scotland’s natural larder is at the heart of Scottish culture with fantastic local produce available on menus across the country.

Where else can you find such a range of mouth-watering and locally caught seafood including oysters, scallops and salmon, or beef, lamb, wild game and fresh fruit and vegetables?
 

Eating out

In Scotland there are eateries to suit every occasion and budget, from picturesque cafés and tearooms renowned for their homebaking, to bars for a quick bite to eat. There is also a an excellent range of fish and chip shops and an enviable selection of fine dining and award-winning establishments which offer a real foodie treat. Wherever you are in the country, there’s always a regional flavour to the menu to perfectly capitalise on the very best locally sourced produce.

Furthermore, there are plenty international influences in our dishes too, and if you head to Glasgow you’ll see why, with a fantastic range of Indian cuisine. That is why the city has held the coveted title of Curry Capital of Britain an impressive four times.

After a sumptuous three-course dinner, why not relax with a dram of whisky, Scotland’s national drink? With so many varieties, from the peaty malts of the west coast to the smoother flavours of the south, there is something for everyone.

Michelin-star

If you want an exclusive culinary experience, then look no further than Scotland’s Michelin-starred restaurants. We’ve got 16 across the country with no fewer than five in Edinburgh. This means the city (along with Dublin) has the second highest number of these award-winning restaurants outside London. 

If you head to Gleneagles in Perthshire, you’ll find Restaurant Andrew Fairlie, Scotland’s only two Michelin-starred restaurant, with an unrivalled menu which includes a signature dish of smoked lobster.

Vegetarian and vegan

Vegetarians and vegans are spoilt for choice in Scotland, with a range of fantastic restaurants cooking up delicious meat-free meals.

Glasgow offers a huge range of options, earning it the title of most vegan-friendly place in the UK in 2013. You'll find numerous award-winning vegetarian restaurants around the city, as well as bars serving excellent vegan pub food.

Edinburgh is home to a range of dedicated vegetarian restaurants, as well as cafés offering home-style dishes in a relaxed atmosphere. You’ll also find quality vegetarian eateries in Oban, Stirling and other parts of Scotland.

Many other restaurants also include excellent vegetarian options on their menus, meaning you’re never very far from a great meal.


So if it’s a quick snack or a sit-down feast, Scotland has a fantastic selection of places to eat. Browse the listings and discover regional delights and hidden gems which showcase the true taste of Scotland.

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  1. Cringletie House Hotel

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    • Eat Scotland Silver
    Eat Scotland Silver

    Peebles

    A very warm welcome to Cringletie House, situated just outside Edinburgh in 28 acres of woodland and gardens on the hills of the Scottish Borders. Everything is geared to providing guests with the ultimate comfort in stylish surroundings.

  2. The Coylet Inn

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    Dunoon

  3. L'Chaim's Restaurant

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    Giffnock

    When you walk into L'Chaim's you can dine in one of our candle lit dining rooms, each with their own decorative ambiance. The elegant setting and smart decor is ideal for a relaxing night out, family party, professional lunches or meetings.

  4. Belmont Filmhouse Cafe/Bar

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    Contemporary

    Gradings

    Aberdeen

    A great place to come and see a film or just hang out in the cafe/bar in a relaxed and comfortable environment. Serving traditional and International food from light snacks to full meals including vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options.

  5. Gradings

    Moffat

    Welcome to Best Western Moffat House Hotel

  6. Rodel Hotel

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    Rodel

    Welcome to Rodel Hotel, a friendly and informal restaurant and open to non residents.

  7. Wheatsheaf Inn

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    Kilmarnock

    Welcome to Wheatsheaf Inn

  8. Battlefield Restaurant

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    • Eat Scotland Award
    Eat Scotland Award

    Glasgow

    Battlefield Rest built in 1915, a local land mark, it was a tram station and newsagent, and was once described "as the most exotic tram shelter in Scotland".

  9. Gradings

    • Taste Our Best
    Taste Our Best

    Edinburgh

    Entirely contemporary in style the Tower features a chic, colourful, luxurious and clubbable interior with striking aluminium furniture, velvet hangings, a mosaic bar and curvaceous tweed banquettes...oh, and the food is to die for!

  10. The Chippy Doon The Lane

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    Glasgow City Centre

    The Chippy is a casual, family friendly restaurant which since opening in the previously derelict McCormack Lane has offered a fresh, up-market twist on the old chip shop we all know and love.

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