Eating out in Glasgow and beyond...!

Month: May 2017

111 By Nico

111 By Nico

25 September 2017   So we didn’t even last 6 months before going back to 111 By Nico!  We’ve still not been to Six By Nico and we really need to get our asses there!   Once again we went for the five course (plus […]

Martin Wishart at Loch Lomond (Cameron House)

Martin Wishart at Loch Lomond (Cameron House)

07 April 2017   I was going in for an operation on 10th April and Mrs G had arranged a surprise trip to Martin Wishart Loch Lomond and overnight at Cameron House to lift my spirits before going under the knife and living horizontally for […]

St Louis Cafe Bar

St Louis Cafe Bar

  07 May 2017   St Louis Café Bar does exactly what it says on the tin.  Open from 9am – midnight during the week, and 10am – midnight at the weekend, this west-end spot is on the corner of Broomhill Drive and Dumbarton Road […]

Chaakoo Bombay Cafe

Chaakoo Bombay Cafe

  Dinner – 04/05/2017 Sitting a couple of doors along from its sister restaurant, Topolabamba Mexican Kitchen, Chaakoo is an Iranian-inspired café / restaurant / bar in Glasgow city centre.  It is emulating an “Irani Café”, the type of eatery opened by Persian and Iranian […]

Wee Lochan – September 2014

Wee Lochan – September 2014

(from the archives)   Borne out of An Lochan, the Wee Lochan is a quaint little restaurant in the Broomhill area of the West End.  I’m not really sure of the history of the place and whether it’s the same owners as before (or whether […]

Honours (Glasgow) – December 2014

Honours (Glasgow) – December 2014

(from the archives)   Having been to Martin Wishart’s place in Leith a couple of years ago, we were expecting good food, service and ambience.  I’m happy to say we were not disappointed! The basement level of Malmaison is completely different to the dark bar […]

Babu Bombay Street Kitchen – March 2015

Babu Bombay Street Kitchen – March 2015

(from the archives)   Enough is enough.  My backlog of unposted blog entries is towering on my desk (figuratively, of course) and the need to put pen to paper (again, figuratively) has reached a critical high.  Once again I’m playing catch up so will update […]

King Tut’s – February 2015

King Tut’s – February 2015

(from the archives)   The burger market in Glasgow is somewhat saturated but I am in no way bored of aiming to consume a burger once a week (or more often!). I’d heard mumblings from people saying they’d had a tasty burger from Tut’s and, […]

Porter & Rye – February 2015

(from the archives)   After hearing from friends and reading in reviews about Kained Holdings’ (think Lebowskis, Crafty Pig, The Finnieston) latest venture, we were very excited about having finally got around to giving it a go.  Adjacent to The Finnieston, on the main strip […]

Tiki Bar & Kitsch Inn – February 2015

(from the archives)   The Kitsch Inn forms the first floor space of this ever-popular Glasgow bar on Bath Street.  The cuisine is Thai and, not being far from the office, I decided to treat Mrs G to an impromptu lunch here (nothing to do […]