Longlist Announced for 2019! Vote for your List Reader Award winner now!
The List Reader Award, in association with Birra Moretti, will be presented to the restaurant in each city which receives the most online votes from our readers. The winners will then be announced at our Eating & Drinking Guide Awards 2019 in Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Birra Moretti have partnered with The List to support food and drink in Scotland, helping to promote the businesses and products making a difference to Scotland’s rich gastronomic culture since 2009.
Find out more about the longlisted restaurants here, and then cast your vote. One lucky voter will win an exclusive dining experience with Birra Moretti.
Longlist (in no particular order):
Voting closes on Wed 20 Mar 2019
Which restaurant would you like to win?
Aizle107–109 St Leonard's Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9QY
Unpretentious fine dining restaurant serving a fixed five-course menu featuring some lesser-known ingredients in skilfully prepared dishes
Alchemilla1126 Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8TD
A modern, Mediterranean take on Scottish ingredients, served in a swish and informal restaurant-bar alongside sustainably-sourced natural wines.
Aurora187 Great Junction Street, Leith, Edinburgh, EH6 5LQ
A local café/bistro serving highly satisfying breakfasts, lunches and weekend dinners using seasonal, local produce and creative culinary design.
Battlefield Rest55 Battlefield Road, Glasgow, G42 9JL
Southside restaurant serving modern Italian dishes with a Scottish slant, in iconic and elegant surroundings.
Bross Bagels105 Leith Walk, Edinburgh, EH6 8NP
Portobello's brilliant bagel bakery opens a second store on Leith Walk.
Bross Bagels186 Portobello High Street, Edinburgh, EH15 1EX
According to Bross Bagels, the bagel capital of the world is Montreal. But their growing legion of fans think their fabby bagels bring Edinburgh's Porty High Street in at a close second place.
Bross Bagels19 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4QW
Café St Honoré34 North West Thistle Street Lane, Edinburgh, EH2 1EA
Ethically run and sustainably influenced venue with well-sourced, cleverly composed Scottish food in a delightful French bistro setting.
Celino's620–624 Alexandra Parade, Glasgow, G31 3BT
Friendly and versatile time-honoured deli-restaurant, with options to sit in or take away from a large deli counter of Italian delights.
Celino's Partick235 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G11 6AB
Adding to their long-standing East End branch, Celino's bring their popular all-day all-encompassing Italian food and drink to the West End.
Contini George Street103 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 3ES
Modern Italian cuisine in grand, elegant surroundings at the heart of Georgian Edinburgh.
Down the HatchPort Edgar Marina, South Queensferry, EH30 9SQ
Cute and friendly wee café in the now bustling Port Edgar Marina, focusing on diner-style food with a Canadian accent and really rather excellent poutine.
El Perro Negro966 Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8LU
First permanent home for the pop-up specialists, with wings and things alongside the famous burgers.
Finsbay Flatiron160 Woodlands Road, Glasgow, G3 6LF
Bar and kitchen with one main course option: an inexpensive, juicy flat iron steak, served up in funky 1970s, retro surroundings.
Five March140 Elderslie Street, Glasgow, G3 7QF
A convivial and spacious restaurant and bar with inventive small plates and exotic cocktails.
The Kitchin78 Commercial Quay, Edinburgh, EH6 6LX
Michelin-starred since 2007, The Kitchin remains loyal to its ethos of creating exceptional dishes using the finest Scottish seasonal produce.
Locanda de Gusti102 Dalry Road, Edinburgh, EH11 2DW
Dedication to the best ingredients and the joy of eating give this unassuming Italian restaurant a life-affirming flavour.
Nonya10 Claremont Street, Glasgow, G3 7HA
South-east Asian diner taking inspiration from Thailand, Malaysia, China and more, with a good line in cocktails.
Ox and Finch920 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G3 7TF
Creative, contemporary cooking in Finnieston's bustling food scene, serving sharing plates with Michelin Bib Gourmand status.
The Pantry1–2 North West Circus Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6ST
Popular gathering spot in Stockbridge dishing up beautifully presented breakfast, brunch and lunch.
The Square Bar & Restaurant6-8 Norby Road, Broomhill, Glasgow, G11 7BN
Westend bistro serving from brunch to dinner, with plenty of Scottish produce and influences, plus occasional pop-ups and take-overs. It's dog friendly and can be hired for exclusive event use.
Tapa19 Shore Place, Edinburgh, EH6 6SW
Stylish Spanish restaurant in a former warehouse offering flexible menus and adventurous food and drink pairings.
Two Fat Ladies at the Buttery652 Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8UF
Wood-panelled, plushly carpeted restaurant with nigh perfect service, relaxed vibe and sophisticated yet affordable menu.
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Competition closes 20 March 2019. The List's usual rules apply.