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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. Hoxa Tearooms

    Type

    Cafes & Tearooms

    Gradings

    Orkney

    Welcome to Hoxa Tearooms.

  2. The Stag's View Restaurant

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    Restaurants

    Gradings

    Crieff

    Nestling in the idyllic hills of the Strathearn Valley, only an hour's drive from Scotland's major cities, we offer an oasis of tranquillity away from the hustle and bustle of modern living.

  3. Mansfield House Hotel

    Type

    Restaurants

    Gradings

    Hawick

    Mansfield House offers a comprehensive menu where Scottish ingredients are a feature, with food freshly cooked and served in hearty portions

  4. Gradings

    • Eat Scotland Award
    Eat Scotland Award

    Fort Augustus

    This totally refurbished landmark Loch Ness hotel delicately offers contemporary comfort amidst traditional Victorian charm. heating & water system is revolutionary in using an eco-friendly biomass wood chip burner.

  5. The Glass House Restaurant

    Type

    Restaurants

    Gradings

    St Andrews

    Welcome to The Glass House Restaurant

  6. Cranachan Cafe

    Type

    Cafes & Tearooms

    Gradings

    Glasgow

    Cranachan Cafe is located in the beautiful Princes Sqaure, Glasgow. We're open seven days a week for Scottish inspired breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and drinks.

  7. Harry Haw's

    Type

    Restaurants

    Gradings

    Rothesay

    Welcome to Harry Haw's

  8. The Sheep Heid Inn

    Type

    Restaurants

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Welcome to The Sheep Heid Inn

  9. Gradings

    Fort William

    Standing high above the loch, framed by Wellingtonia pines, this former Victorian hunting lodge offers several especially good characteristics. Imaginative, award-winning cuisine; owners with flair, humour and true concern for their guests.

  10. Gradings

    Inverness

    EatScotland's independant assessor said "A relaxing restaurant furnished to a very high standard looking out on to the well kept grounds, boasting a comfortable lounge for pre dinner drinks and coffees.

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