Stravaigin Mezzanine

28 Gibson Street, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G12 8NX
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Opening Information

Mon–Fri 10am–1am
Sat–Sun 11am–1am

Facilities
  • Private Dining
  • Disabled Access
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Event Space
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Children's Menu available
  • Business Lunch
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
  • Bar
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About Stravaigin Mezzanine

A Glasgow institution Stravaigin was established 24 years ago with a think global eat local mantra. Stravaigin is an old scots word meaning to wander and that’s what the kitchen does creating a menu full of culinary wanderlust. Using the finest sourced produce from Scottish farmers and coastal waters the kitchen hits hard with spicy inventive dishes.

Steamed buns with soft shell crabs and sambal oelek, an assorted Scottish fish bowl with Pernod and fennel broth topped with a curried egg, Scottish venion osso bucco, Loch Fyne mackerel with rhubarb and pear kimchi. Stravaigin also offers vegetarian and vegan dishes with Syrian lentil and mint koftas and rose pickled onions, or wild Scottish mushroom baklava if the season is right. Squirrel, rook, goat and sea urchin have been known to make it onto the menu on ‘special nights’ such as the DNA Dinner, the Phylum Feast or the Weird and Wild Extravaganza.

The wine list is just as well travelled picking the best from sustainable, organic and biodynamic wines.

Drinking wine in the restaurant, meeting pals for cocktails in the café bar or al fresco dining on the pavement. Stravaigin has a lot to offer. On a cold and windy day in Glasgow, snuggle in around the stove, eating our haggis and nursing a whisky. Beautifully sunny and our doors will be fully open letting the rare Glasgow rays bathe you while you sip your Grillo and nibble on a Mediterranean platter. Bands, poets, writers, artists, gourmands, and gluttons - all can be found in Stravaigin!
Lunch, brunch, dinner, cocktails, wine or beer - Stravaigin abides and delights.

Cuisine: Scottish
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Visited On Saturday, 07 December 2019

exceptionally busy on Xmas season Saturday evening Expect the unexpected . The effort in the food was like finding a hidden gem, flavours were incredible and the blend of Culinary skills and presentation was awesome. We had a lovely night and the atmosphere was lively and welcoming . Didn’t want to leave to go back Uk the East x

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Visited On Saturday, 07 December 2019

Great evening. Thanks.

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Visited On Tuesday, 03 December 2019

Mezzanine a ovely setting. Good food and service.

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Visited On Saturday, 30 November 2019

Quite simply our favourite go to place for a night out. Stravaigin is our regular haunt!

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Visited On Saturday, 30 November 2019

Table we were seated at was really warm but after asking to be moved this was fixed. I think your staff did very well considering the ordering system was down. Food was really excellent as always and looking forward to my next visit (just need to ask not to be seated next to the radiator 😁

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Visited On Saturday, 30 November 2019

Been on numerous occasions and really enjoyed it. Great that it's dog-friendly. Staff very helpful. Food is really nice - curry v good and warm ginger sponge with roast pineapple excellent!! and good that local fare used wherever possible. We'll be back

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Visited On Friday, 29 November 2019

Fabulous food. The restaurant was buzzing and the service was superb. We will definitely be back.

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Visited On Thursday, 28 November 2019

Fantastic place for food and drink

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Visited On Monday, 25 November 2019

It's always a pleasure to be able to dine at Stravaigin - I've never been disappointed with the friendly service & excellent food, and the restaurant provides an ambiance that allows me to hear and chat to my companions with ease!

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Visited On Sunday, 24 November 2019

Outstanding food, wine, and service from the every-reliable Stravaigin. The mezzanine is looking fantastic as well. Tofu starter and hake main course were amazing.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 November 2019

We came to this restaurant on a recommendation and were not disappointed! Everything you want in a dining experience - great food and drinks, lively atmosphere, nice setting and great service. We'll be back!

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Visited On Friday, 22 November 2019

Gluten free menu is pretty bland . Many inspired mains on the primary menu are gf compatible with minor tweaks but not an option for a. "foodie" restaurant.....

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Visited On Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Brilliant staff and bar and dog friendly which is ideal! They even gave me a lovely table next to the cosy fire!!!

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Visited On Sunday, 17 November 2019

Love Stravaigin! Delish food, nice people and lovely surroundings! Only one small comment- dogs in the bar fine, but under tables where people are eating is very off putting.

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Visited On Sunday, 17 November 2019

Cosy and delicious food!

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Visited On Friday, 15 November 2019

Reliably great. The mezzanine combines really good food and drink with an informal and relaxed atmosphere. Some good banter with the staff too - perfect place for a casual meal with friends.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Disappointing with pancakes due to large amount of berry topping could not taste any penut butter or other listed ingredients

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Excellent as always!

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Visited On Monday, 11 November 2019

Nice setting and atmosphere. Staff very welcoming, helpful and attentive. Food was unusual, tasty and well presented, and the drink menu was great.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 November 2019

Friendly service but VERY SLOW.

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Visited On Sunday, 03 November 2019

nice atmosphere as always, very helpful and accommodating staff . full english breakfast had been sitting under the hot lights too long , eggs rubbery and all slightly dry, but to be far was very busy .

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Visited On Sunday, 03 November 2019

A good brunch. We all enjoyed the legendary nasi goreng. Our table was squeezed in on the mezz and one person was practically in the thoroughfare to the stairs - so constantly leaning forward to let people pass.

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Visited On Thursday, 24 October 2019

always a great vibe, service excellen

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Visited On Saturday, 19 October 2019

An incredible meal, attentive service and a relaxed fun atmosphere. Food and flavors are well thought through and cooked perfectly. Would highly recommend!

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Visited On Saturday, 19 October 2019

Food generally very good. Nasi Goreng was disappointing - try replacing the bacon with chicken.

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