Restaurants and Cafes for Students at University of Glasgow

Restaurants and Cafes for Students at University of Glasgow

The University of Glasgow is a public research university in Glasgow, Scotland.  The school has around 26,000 students and one of its more notable alumni has been Gerard Butler who is a famous actor. Here are some tasty restaurants to visit nearby.

1. Kember and Jones

a look at the serving counter

Kember and Jones are unique because not only is it a cafe to get yourself a fueling coffee or tasty baked good, but it is also situated next to a deli and bookshop as well. The pricing starts at £ 2.95 (Green Leaf Salad) to 9.99 (Fish Board).

2. Stravaigin

a look at the bar with wines

Stravaigin is the place to go to if you are looking to impress your friends and family with gourmet sea food. What makes this unique is how large of a selection they have of cheese and even foods you wouldn’t think of at first(Roast Wood Pigeon). Pricing starts at 5 (soup and bread) and goes up to 28 (Char grilled Ribeye Steak).

3. The Hanoi Bike Shop

an arrangement of hanging bikes and lanterns

This is a lively place to come into if you are looking for Vietnamese street food. The decor of the hanging bikes is a great chance to take some interesting photos. The pricing starts at 2 (prawn crackers) and goes up to 14.25(Crispy, Ginger and Chili Marinated Beef).

4. Number 16

a dish of braised pork belly

This restaurant takes traditional Scottish food and makes it all their own. The restaurant serves up food that is considered a little on the higher end , but takes into account its modern flare and pricier quality ingredients. A few crowd favorites served up are: Smoked Duck Terrine and Chantenay Carrots.

5. Cafe Andaluz – Glasgow West End

the inside of the restaurant with chairs and tables

This restaurant caters to those who are looking to taste international delights with locally sourced food. The food features Spanish tapas and so much more. The pricing starts at £3.5(Pan Fresco) all the way up to £9.5(Tabla De Serrano GF).

6. The Sisters Kelvingrove

a cheese and fruit board

This is a unique dining experience as the food options are married together in an all one go. This means that the food is rung up together and you are tasting multiple dishes. The pricing is £11.95 for 2 courses (
Ramsays of Carluke ham, buttered Savoy cabbage & mash )and an additional £3.50 to add on dessert. You can also order additional sides as well. The menu is always changing but there are a few staple items.

7. Ubiquitous Chip

different plants and fairy lights around dining tables

Ubiquitous Chip is a great place to hold your next grad party or meet up with friends to celebrate that new internship. The inside features greenery that gives the restaurant a unique atmosphere. The food is Scottish flavors with their own twist. The pricing starts at £7.45 ( Chip’s Famous Caledonian Ice Cream) to upwards of £35.00 (8oz Fillet).


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