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Flavours of Spain, in the heart of glasgow

Authentic tastes of Spain right on your doorstep.

Hola and welcome to Rioja - the most authentic Spanish tapas restaurant and bustling late-night cocktail bar in Glasgow.

With the very best of Scottish and Spanish ingredients on our menu, from Galician beef, Iberian pork to freshly caught Scottish seafood, dishes in Rioja are always market fresh, full of intoxicating flavours and created using innovative cooking methods.

Step inside our eclectic doors after dark, and we'll mix you an exciting cocktail, pour you a premium wine or fix you your favourite drink from our well-stocked bar.

Whether you want a relaxed lunch, romantic evening or to soak up a vibrant energetic atmosphere of Finnieston, join us in our restaurant and bar to enjoy modern Spanish dishes inspired by Basque Country and catch-ups with friends that turn to night outs.