Eating in Glasgow

Foodie Finnieston

Voted as one of the “hippest places to live” in the UK by The Times and one of the "top ten coolest neighbourhoods" in Europe by The Independent, Finnieston has transformed itself into a culinary hub. Some of the city’s most exciting bars and restaurants are located here on Argyle Street, solidifying Glasgow’s reputation as a place for fantastic food, drink and entertainment alongside a thriving hub of creative businesses.

All of this is within walking distance from the SEC - aren't you lucky?! 

Some of our favourites...


One Michelin Star contemporary fine dining, brought to you by multi award-winning Chef Patron Graeme Cheevers.


The Gannet

The Gannet is a proper neighbourhood restaurant run by a close-knit team. There are playful elements to the ambitious cooking and dishes are visually impressive.

The Finnieston

Celebrated & sustainable Scottish seafood restaurant & Glasgow's premier gin bar, located in the thriving heart of Finnieston.



A restaurant & bar serving vibrant Mediterranean influenced food, with wine from small, independent European producers in a bright and open space.

Six By Nico

​​Experience a six-course tasting menu inspired by a theme, destination or concept. But be quick, their menu changes every six weeks.


Classics you’ve come to love over the years - from scallops to the ubiquitous fish supper! Focusing on seasonality & imagination with the best produce Scotland has to offer.


Bringing top quality British sourced meat and produce to the community, with a bit of banter on the side. They're vocal about being local!

Ox & Finch

A Mediterranean bistro with dishes big enough to share, showcasing skilful use of simple ingredients, with the flavours really shining through.

Porter & Rye

They endeavour to showcase the best our beautiful and diverse country has to offer. Working alongside John Gilmour butchers, they ensure full traceability and provenance on all cuts.

Mother India

Renowned for its exceptional, flavoursome Indian cuisine, their ethos is based upon a simple idea of authentic Indian home-cooking served in the warmth and comfort of a restaurant environment.

Dockyard Social

Whether it’s juicy smash burgers, stacked corn nachos or traditional Thai, they provide the social dining experience you never knew you needed.

Sano Pizza

They want you to enjoy authentic Neapolitan pizza the Italian way: uncomplicated, bursting with joy, and full of intense, fresh flavour.


The SEC is the largest and best equipped exhibition facility in Scotland. It is located a mile West of Glasgow City Centre on the banks of the River Clyde.

The Scottish Event Campus is home to the Armadillo and the ever popular OVO Hydro where there are regular concerts and live events....why not see what’s on and make a night of it?