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Ross's Original Bar

78 Mitchell Street, Glasgow G1 3NA, Scotland
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, Pub, British, Scottish
78 Mitchell Street, Glasgow G1 3NA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my family for lunch, went in and it was fairly quiet. Took over 20 minutes for our order to be took and then it took 1 hour and 20 minutes for the food to come out. Other tables were experiencing the same,...More

Thank louisemac14
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Went here Easter Monday and the place was bouncing. Very friendly atmosphere and reasonably priced drinks.

Thank Scott8446
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Returned again on my visit to Glasgow. Absolutely love this bar. Have never met nicer patrons and the Manager Johnny. Celebrated late night drinks for our daughter's birthday. Love the Karaoke bar.

1  Thank Lina B
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful bar, great selection of music, eclectic and suited to everything Mrs tase. Really friendly staff. The food is always very good too.

1  Thank Jason C
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Took my daughter and granddaughter for lunch as was nearby to where we were shopping We ordered chicken chips and salad This was awful - burnt and full of grease so was not eaten we decided not to have tea or coffee and just pay...More

Thank nongsamarina
Reviewed 10 December 2017

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.

1  Thank Scott H
Reviewed 8 December 2017 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 14 November 2017 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

2  Thank flashman232
Reviewed 12 November 2017 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

1  Thank ararchibald
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Robert G
22 March 2018|
Response from ararchibald | Reviewed this property |
No, it has been Ross's Bar for a very long time.
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
  • Value
Bar, Pub, British, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, 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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