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Ross's Original Bar

78 Mitchell Street, Glasgow G1 3NA, Scotland
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“baked potato” (3 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
“city centre” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
78 Mitchell Street, Glasgow G1 3NA, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Always lively on a Saturday night. Decent music and a good atmosphere. Prices are very reasonable with good deals on house products and some premium brands.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyable visit with good range of drinks on offer. Typical lineal bar layout with some wider space for patrons at the rear. Lovely interior especially the rear figment behind the bar. Tables and chairs are a bit Spartan and do not encourage longer stays. Still...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely old building and by the sound of the reviews it used to be a great place. Always nice to pop off the Main Street and find these good bars and this one has all the hallmarks of a great place. But it was empty,...More

Thank flashman232
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Used to drink here regularly , always had a great night out until now !! New staff are finding it hard to crack a smile and the place was empty with no atmosphere !! Guy trying to do the karaoke was rubbish , music was...More

Thank Lindyloo1971
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This lovely old Glasgow pub once full of atmosphere and ambience has been taken over!! Now it is "modernised". Previous staff all gone. New younger Manager who is constantly on his laptop or mobile phone plus new staff who do not seem to be aware...More

Thank ararchibald
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Quick lunch of Jacket potato & chilli washed down with Drygates glad eye all served pleasantly by the barmaid will be back and recommended any one in the city centre to visit

Thank Alastair A C
Reviewed 1 October 2017

On a day visit to Glasgow we called in here for lunch after a visit to the Lighthouse. I had the chilli which was quite mild and there was a little too much rice. My wife had the baked potato with coleslaw. The food was...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Tried this pub on a Sunday night and it was dead, look no further than the entertainment for the reason. No need for a DJ and all the tacky lights and incomprehensable chat through the mic. The music was simply too loud, it was impossible...More

Thank Highwayman29
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Pop in for a quick bite and a pint. Place looks better after its makeover. Service was first class and staff were very pleasant. Ordered the sharing platter for 2 at £10.95 (Veg Pakora, chips, nachos, onion rings, mac n cheese bites, chicken strips.). They...More

Thank Wobblybaker
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Been in this bar a number of times over the years and thought I would pop in one day for a pint to try somewhere new. Tucked away in a little corner of the city centre, you would almost struggle to find it unless you...More

Thank wanderer_scotland
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19 July 2015|
Response from sunlunlad | Reviewed this property |
Yes you are correct. Not sure what time starts,but it was in full flow when we arrived at 9 45. Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Mitchell Street, Glasgow G1 3NA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
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