O Sole Mio

InteriorAfter a long day and a long week, I was rather peckish. On my way towards Queen Street station in Glasgow, I stopped off to munch something hearty. O Sole Mio, a smart looking Italian, looked like it would fit the bill, so I popped in. The interior is very smart with booth seating and …

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Operetta

ExteriorAt the heart of a busy city centre office district, Operetta on Waterloo Street is a diner-style Italian specialising in sit-in and takeaway lunch options for the suited masses. I popped in for a mid-afternoon visit, after a meeting in Glasgow had run on a little later than expected. I had some time, so took …

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ExteriorAnother trip to Glasgow, another quick breakfast roll on the go. I did linger in the city just recently for lunchtime trips to City Merchant and the Alston, though, so I wasn’t feeling overly guilty about talking about breakfast, once more. Wandering up West Regent Street, I came upon Nic’s NYC Deli, on crossways Hope …

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In the vaults beneath Glasgow’s Central Station, the Alston Bar & Beef has recently opened to considerable acclaim and a flurry of positive reviews. I stopped in for lunch on my regular Glasgow route.Entrance door Once I’d made my way down the stairs beneath Gordon Street Coffee, I was greeted by a smiling waiter in …

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ExteriorAfter the second Scran Salon Glasgow event had concluded, I had just a few minutes to spare before the last train departed for the metropolis. I chose to spend those moments purloining tasty treats from L’Aquila, a nearby chipshop. Given that time was pressing, I was comfortable that my selection was going to be constrained …

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