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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.
Burger Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend
Street Food Gathering
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“Scotland's biggest indoor licensed street food market, live music. Check their website for opening days etc”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“One of the best coffee houses in Glasgow, conveniently located at the entrance of Glasgow Central Station. The staff are great and coffee fabulous”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food
“Cool, cosy bar in the heart of Shawlands, with great live music most Friday and Saturday nights.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Wandering the city centre and in need of a sandwich but want to avoid starbucks etc? Then head here for some of the best in town!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“This is a place to go during the day as they close early (8 PM on a Saturday for example and earlier on other days). Typical Scottish-British; the sea bass is excellent and the cakes to-die-for!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“love this cafe. Does great fresh soups and the best scones on the Southside. Most of the cafes I have listed do free wifi cos that's just what we're like in Glasgow :-)”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“Small, quiet park with children's playground located on the site of the 1988 Glasgow Garden Festival”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
  • 2 locals recommend
Metro Station
“One of two subway stations closest to our flat. The other is Kelvinbridge on Great Western Road.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Store
  • 2 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Gallery and shop exhibiting and selling unique limited edition prints from leading Scottish artists, many living and working in Glasgow and from emerging new artists. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Charity offering led bike tours around Glasgow from their bases at Templeton Street on Glasgow Green and The White House on Maryhill Road (by Maryhill Locks on the Forth and Clyde Canal - 15mins walk from our flat). Bikes available to hire. Check out their website for more information.”
  • 3 locals recommend