This is a selection of the most interesting places to eat at the moment in no particular order.
boath-house.com, 01667 454896
Michelin starred mansion. Friendly, good prices.
The dores inn
Relaxing. Crowd-pleasing menu.
The North Rotunda, Glasgow
finorotunda.co.uk, 0141 375 1111
Not cheap, but authentic Spanish tapas.
Jacker De Viande
111 West Regent Street, Glasgow jackerdeviande.co.uk, 0141 243 2405 Bad decor, faultless cooking. Glasgow's best burger.
Nicholson Street, Edinburgh
fieldrestaurant.co.uk, 0131 667 7010
Great modern cooking, sensible prices.
Argyle Street, Glasgow
motherindia.co.uk, 0141 334 3815
A fresh take on Indian cuisine.
The Peat Inn
thepeatinn.co.uk, 01334 840206
Michelin magic with brilliant bargain lunch.
The Potting Shed at Inshriach
inshriachnursery.co.uk, 01540 651287
Cakes, buns, birds and scenery.
Brian Maule at Chardon D'or
West Regent Street, Glasgow
brianmaule.com, 0141 248 3801
Classic, steady and now more affordable.
The Gardener's Cottage
Royal Terrace Gardens, Edinburgh
thegardenerscottage.co, 0131 558 1221
Elbow to elbow for Edinburgh's coolest chow.
Drumastle Mill Cottage, Dalry braidwoods.co.uk, 01294 833544 Quaint country cottage flying the Michelin flag.
The Wee Lochan
Crow Road, Glasgow
an-lochan.com, 0141 338 6606
Bistro food at the right prices.