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Glasgow West End

Glasgow, Scotland
+44 141 287 4350
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“ashton lane” (132 reviews)
“botanic gardens” (106 reviews)
“charity shops” (31 reviews)
Glasgow, Scotland
City Centre
+44 141 287 4350
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots of nice places to eat or go for a coffee in the West end. If you take the underground to Hillhead you come out on to Byers Road which is always busy and popular with students and locals alike. Similar feel to Stock bridge...More

Thank robertmcg15
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The stroll is enjoyable and the lanes are dotted with numerous bars and cafes to while away the time watching the world go past .

Thank Pranaya
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed a stroll back into the city centre from Kelvingrove along Byers Road and the Great Western Road - some lovely cafes and interesting smaller shops

Thank Dave V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever we visit family in Scotland, we make sure to spend at least a couple of days and nights in the West End. Loads to do and see, with high-end restaurants, bars and shops everywhere. No matter what type of food you like, what you're...More

Thank FLGal86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The West End is by far the best area of Glasgow to be based in, without a doubt. We love the feel of the place, and of course all the classy bars and restaurants.

Thank WillMac64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Glasgow West End is full of interesting places to visit and see, particularly if you get a good sunny day. Plenty of wine bars and good eating places but most of all full of interesting Places to visit like, Botanic Gardens, The Huntarian Museum, Art...More

Thank moragc611
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always nice to end up spending a day in the west End of Glasgow. The area is full of restaurants and pubs. Perfect for a good day out.

Thank luca s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much to see and it would take far too long to write about, just make sure you try to fit this in to your visit

Thank ozman1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The West End is absolutely full of a wide variety of pubs, restaurants, history, and wide open spaces. There is lots to do and see and there is always a buzz about the area. The Botanic Gardens are a nice place to chill out, walk...More

Thank CumfyCritter
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The eateries and pubs around Byres road is a well spent afternoon or two, with a glut of restaurants and no shortage of pubs I usually end up in the ever popular Ashton Lane with its by gone days of cobbled streets, charm and atmosphere...More

Thank steven d
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Douglas W
24 April 2017|
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Response from Elsie H | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't eat or drink in McDonald's as there are numerous coffee shops and tea rooms who would I am sure, make you a hot chocolate drink. We scots you know love to please.
Derek D
17 November 2016|
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Response from Jimcrawley55 | Reviewed this property |
The Oran Mor at the top of Byres Road is probably your best bet.
Lesley B
16 May 2016|
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Response from KatieMacL | Reviewed this property |
Really easy! Hop on the Subway from Buchanan Street or St Enoch and get off at Hillhead. Come out the station turn left and you're in the heart of the west end. You'll love it :)