Where to eat

There are so many great restaurants in Glasgow that the choice can sometimes be overwhelming. We have a range of festival partner restaurants, offering deals and discounts to festival patrons on food and drinks, which will hopefully make it easier to choose! Whether you think noodles are Thai-riffic, burgers are barry, or pasta is perfect, our partners offer something for all tastes and budgets – including our vegetarian and vegan friends.

The butterfly and the pig

153 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 4SQ Tel: 0141 221 7711

The butterfly and the pig is situated in the heart of Glasgow’s city centre, less than 200 yards from the Glasgow Film Theatre, serving up big portions of traditional Scottish recipes with local ingredients in a contemporary and unique style. 

Quote GFF20 during festival time and receive 10% off your food bill. Tables can be booked online at thebutterflyandthepig.com

Chez Mal
278 W George St, Glasgow G2 4LL Tel: 0141 572 1001

Down in the moodily lit, vaulted basement, you can enjoy lunch or dinner at Chez Mal - a stylish but contemporary brasserie offering seasonal menus bursting with bold flavours, all complemented with craft beers, Champagnes and expertly crafted cocktails. Mal Bar serves cool beers, crisp bubbly and an array of spirits all in a cool and colourful setting with an electric atmosphere brought to you by our Resident DJ on Friday nights. Pull up a blue pew between the pop art collection and our impressive beer keg wall, and watch our mixologists work their magic…

Dinner Deal for Glasgow Film Festival ticket-holders: 2 courses + Glass of Fizz/cocktail for two for £29, or 20% off A La Carte menu at Chez Mal Brasserie. Call 0141 572 1001 to book. www.malmaison.com Quote Glasgow Film Festival or bring your GFF ticket to claim


140 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5LA Tel: 0141 530 7985

Festival-goers can get a complimentary glass of Cava whilst dining on tapas at Ibérica Glasgow at lunch or dinner.

To redeem, show your GFF20 ticket and order any three tapas per person from Ibérica's à la carte menu. Offer valid at lunch and dinner, from 26 February - 8 March 2020 www.ibericarestaurants.com

Red Onion
257 W Campbell St, Glasgow G2 4TT Tel: 0141 221 600

Award winning Red Onion is situated in the heart of Glasgow city centre. Chef / patron, John Quigley's started in London’s West End where he quickly established himself and gained a reputation for excellent casual gourmet dining. He then took the opportunity to travel the world as a private chef to rock stars and celebrities such as Bryan Adams, Tina Turner and Guns’n’Roses. It is a contemporary casual dining experience, a menu that offers something for everyone. with the bustling feel of your local neighbourhood bistro.

A pre and post-movie menu is available for GFF20 customers, 2-3 courses set menu with complimentary glass of Proesecco red-onion.co.uk

350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3JD Tel: 0141 352 4920

From organic homemade bread fresh every morning to dishes inspired by global influences, Saramago provides a hearty approach to cooking and a mighty find selection of beers, wines and spirits.


121 Bath Street Tel: 0141 204 0440 -  41 Renfield Street Tel: 0141 572 7000 – 133 Wellington Street Tel: 0141 248 2228

With three locations in the city centre, you are never far from one of Glasgow’s most famous and reputable Italian restaurants. With consistently high standards, the chefs add their individual creative twist, with mouth-watering specials using produce imported from Italy.


Two Fat Ladies Restaurants
Two Fat Ladies in the City, 118A Blythswood Street Tel: 0141 847 0088
Two Fat Ladies at The Buttery, 652 Argyle Street Tel: 0141 221 8188

Two Fat Ladies, The Fishiest Group of Restaurants in Glasgow. www.twofatladiesrestaurant.com 

Tuk Tuk Indian Street Food

426 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow, City Centre, Glasgow G2 3JD Tel: 0141 332 2126

Award winning, colourful and casual all day dining restaurant serving Indian street food, lassi and sweets. 

During Glasgow Film Festival (26 February - 8 March 2020) receive 20% off your meal (except Fridays & Saturdays). Excluding drinks and desserts. Discount is not valid in conjunction with any other offer, promotion, discount or set lunch or dinner menu or table of 8 people and over. Bookings are subject to availability. No cash alternative. No cash refund. Show your GFF ticket or volunteer t-shirt on arrival.


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