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Barrowland Ballroom

244 Gallowgate | Cowcaddens, Glasgow G4 0TT, Scotland
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“music venue” (7 reviews)
“comic con” (2 reviews)
244 Gallowgate | Cowcaddens, Glasgow G4 0TT, Scotland
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Was last at Barrowland to see Midge Ure in the mid eighties and had forgotten how good a venue this is. After trying unsuccessfully to see Texas for almost 25 years, we were lucky enough to get tickets for their June 2017 concert as part...More

Thank McJameos
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Liam Gallagher is playing and the only place you want to see him is the Barras - drove 4 hours there and 4 hours back to watch him play for just over an hour. Best venue with its old school never toucher look both inside...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Years since I had been to the Barrowlands but when my Wife got tickets for Texas on Friday 9th June 2017 we couldn't wait - and we weren't disappointed. OK the venue itself has seen better days and could do with a bit of TLC...More

Thank Wassel57
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Attended a concert at this venue and I have to say I was not impressed. The bar was impossible to get a drink at. It was located at the opposite side of the room as you enter and when you did join the queue it...More

1  Thank 29jan15
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Visited the barrowlands for the first time for a comic con really loved the venue plus I was volunteering so got to see a lot of the places that you wouldn't normally get to see,staff are really nice security personnel are all friendly & had...More

2  Thank David H
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The barrowland is one of those classic gig venues that everyone must visit at least once. The dance floor is huge and the acoustics fantastic as you would expect from an old ballroom venue however the word old does take place here as it does...More

Thank Daryl M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went to the Barrowlands for the comic con and it is a nice venue - never been before so it was all new to me. Nice surprise - bigger than I though it was on the inside and it doesn't seem cramped when occupied by...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Great band, great atmosphere, very reasonable F and B prices.. friendly service through security. No problem collecting tickets. Toilets akin to a cattle midden... The venue just about copes with a sell out... only just.. All that said... it's up there with some of our...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is one of the best gigs we've been to in a long while. Venue is ace, it's a little grubby, a little basic, the decor in the bar area is ....matt black, its a rock concert !!!! Acoustics great, atmosphere, 'awesome. I went to...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Great little venue and really fab atmosphere. So much better than the arena concerts. We stayed towards the back as beer was flying everywhere near the front and the floor was really wet and sticky. The lighting worked well in this smaller venue and sound...More

Thank MrsEmEm
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11 December 2016|
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Response from parsons21_12 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we were at a private function here so didn't use the cloakroom
Terry C
30 June 2015|
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Response from 291,171 | Reviewed this property |
All standing I'm afraid. Stairs to go to the ballroom as well!