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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Gallery
“The building was one of Art Nouveau designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s first commissions and was originally the Glasgow Herald newspaper offices. Now it’s a centre for design and architecture, with a free exhibition on Mackintosh’s work. Don’t forget to head up the spiral stairs of the old water tower for a great view across Glasgow city centre. ”
  • 46 locals recommend
Bar
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“Nice friendly bar/ restaurant with a delicious, fresh and ever changing menu, laid back atmosphere. Their breakfasts re pretty good, they have a dedicated bloody mary menu. Win. ”
  • 54 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Nice gallery, always well curated and interesting exhibitions, German Expressionism 1918-1919 at time of writing (July 2019). (free entry)”
  • 33 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Scots LOVE a good cu of tea, and a few places offer more variety than Tchai-Ovna. This charming, slightly peculiar little tea shop is housed in a former 19th century stables, tucked into a cobbled lane in the city’s west end. In addition to dozens of tasty leaf tea, they serve delicious vegan and vegetarian food and also host live music three to four times a week... ”
  • 50 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“Contemporary Art Exhibitions, film and performance, a spectacular vegan restaurant, and a great little bar. ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Café
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“My favourite restaurant in Glasgow! Locally sourced food and driftwood furniture with detailed stained glass panels within big windows.”
  • 48 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“Amazing Thai restaurant in the west end of Glasgow offering great food and atmosphere.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Stadium
“Everything from rugby, football to entertainment Scotland's national stadium has it all”
  • 37 locals recommend
Whisky Bar
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“Ben Nevis have a huge range of whisky and craft beers. There's often live Scottish folk music on at weekends too.”
  • 48 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Celtic Park is a football stadium in the Parkhead area of Glasgow, and is the home ground of Celtic Football Club”
  • 30 locals recommend
Comedy Club
“10 mins walk from flat always a great night out. most weekends need to book.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“The Burrell is a lovely collection of objects, housed in a beautiful building, set amidst lovely woodland and parkland. It's a bit difficult to get to from the West End, but it's worth it. If the weather's good it's worth also spending time in the surrounding Pollok Country Park.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“Mother India is one of Glasgow's favourite indian restaurants, and is at the end of the street! ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Bar
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“Enjoy one of umpteen beers, in a charming location alongside the river Kelvin.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“Location of the famous statue of the Duke of Wellington, always with a cone on his head. For some reason, it is a symbol of Glasgow.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Bar
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“One of Scotland’s leading theatres in the heart of Glasgow's Merchant City.”
  • 25 locals recommend