From delicate pastries to rich sauces, Glasgow’s French restaurants offer an authentic taste of France. Whether you’re craving a classic coq au vin or a luscious crème brûlée, these charming spots strive to create an unforgettable dining experience. Get ready to elevate your taste buds to new heights as you journey through the best French restaurants Glasgow has to offer.
1. Wee Paree
Wee Paree embraces guests with its charming decor and lively atmosphere. Indulge in plenty of crepe options, such as wild mushrooms and creamy cheddar cheese. Visitors can also enjoy a myriad of small plates, ravishing in the decadent allure of melted Camembert. Indulge in brunch served between 10am and 4pm with crepes, croissants, baked omelettes and more, or catch up with loved ones over some cocktails. Bon appétit!
📍240 Crow Rd, Glasgow, G11 7PZ
Embark on a culinary voyage to Brian Maule at Chardon d’Or, where the vibrant flavours transcend expectations during the fine dining experience. Guests can expect a proper treat, with starters such as the Spice Crab, tips of asparagus and parmesan shavings, and mains including the Grilled Sea Beam or the Roast Fillet of Guinea Fowl. With an inviting ambience and elegant decor, Brian Maule at Chardon d’Or is a haven for culinary connoisseurs seeking an extraordinary culinary adventure.
📍176 W Regent St, Glasgow, G2 4RL
Atlantic Bar & Brasserie has made a name for itself for being the first restaurant in the UK to have created a low FODMAP menu. The low FODMAP menu is perfect for those suffering from IBS or who require gluten-free and dairy-free meals. From the Courgette and Fresh Mint Soup to locally sourced beef, no one is leaving the restaurant with a sore tummy. The usual A La Carte menu also boasts classic Coq au Vin and Beef Bourguignon to delicate Crêpes Suzette and divine Tarte Tatin, there’s a dish to satisfy every craving. The gentle melodies of a live jazz band fill the air, adding to the ambience for an unforgettable evening. A visit here is not merely a meal, but a cherished adventure for your taste buds.
📍12-16 St Vincent Pl, Glasgow, G1 2EU
La Bonne Auberge is a haven for lovers of French cuisine, with a menu brimming with a splendid selection of French and Mediterranean delights. Visitors can expect to see all-time favourites such as Tuna Nicoise Salad, Braised Beef Bourgounion, or meat from the grill. La Bonne Auberge has a reputation as one of Glasgow’s most esteemed establishments, having received the ‘Hotel Restaurant of the Year Award’ at the inaugural Prestige Awards in 2017. Indulge in the outstanding French dining experience it offers—the sheer magnificence of this culinary sanctuary will leave guests wanting more.
📍161 W Nile St, Glasgow, G1 2RL
From intimate bistros to elegant fine dining spots, Glasgow offers a taste of France that will transport you to the heart of Europe. So make a reservation, savour every bite, and let Glasgow’s French restaurants dazzle your senses. Bon appétit!