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my west end.

where to start!. small, friendly, quirky, unique, happy, go there and find out for yourself

Reviewed 22 March 2012
Trish B
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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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A must visit area of Glasgow - the University and the Hunterian are outstanding - the Whistler... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2012
creavey
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Reviewed 22 March 2012

where to start!. small, friendly, quirky, unique, happy, go there and find out for yourself

Thank Trish B
Reviewed 21 March 2012

A must visit area of Glasgow - the University and the Hunterian are outstanding - the Whistler paintings world class. The Botanical gardens are exceptional as is the converted church at the top of Byers Road called Oran Mor - great arts venue - a...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2012

This is the place to be and to be seen in Glasgow. Great history, nice architecture, plenty pubs and restaurants if you want to eat and drink, or just people watch. Can be a bit expensive, so check prices before you buy.

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Reviewed 20 March 2012

Very varied selection of cafes and restaurants, especially around Byres Rd. and Ashton Lane area, also close to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow University, Botanic Gardens.

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Reviewed 20 March 2012

Loads of great pubs and parks depending what you want to do with your time. Atmposphere always appealing

1  Thank Scott F
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Old and new buildings with Parks and Botanic Gardens for relaxation and colour. Variety of shops and people . There is buzz ....

1  Thank Karine D
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Plenty of shops, restaurants and bars. An enjoyable day walking around the area

1  Thank JH99_10
Reviewed 18 March 2012

Walk down the little alley ways off Byres Road... Always a fabulous atmosphere and lots of little bars to pop in to would recommend Booly Mardys on Vinicombe Street nice g&t

1  Thank Poppin999
Reviewed 16 March 2012

fantastic wee shops ,second hand shops too !! great pubs and resturants ive been in most of them not to far from city centre and easy to get to with the u ground

1  Thank debby1961
Reviewed 15 March 2012

Great restaurants and cafes. Quaint shops. Good transport links to city centre.

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mace562017
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Response from moragc611 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, parking is not easy around the Botanic Gardens. You can park in Byres Road, if you are lucky enough to find a space. Some of the streets off Byres Road have parking meters which sometimes are quiet and very busy at... More
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Douglas W
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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.
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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.
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