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Horse Shoe Bar

17 Drury Street, Glasgow G2 5AE, Scotland
+44 141 248 6368
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
17 Drury Street, Glasgow G2 5AE, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went at the weekend for an evening drink : good atmosphere & the craic was good , fine service & staff were friendly

Thank Judge1956
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fabulous nostalgic bar with many original features including the mammoth horse shoe shaped bar. Very busy and lots of customers, although mainly men! Beer was well kept and was very welcome so a couple of hours slipped by in a flash. Bar staff were welcoming...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good atmosphere in the pub just a shame the attitude of the manager Thomas Shields - name given by security at door, he seems to think that quantity over quality matters more. He is very aggresive in his manner and in my view lacks essential...More

1  Thank Keith M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the upstairs restaurant, quieter than the downstairs pub, it is spacious with waitress service, I had a three course lunch for £4-99 drink extra and thought it value for money !

Thank John D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if u want cheap eats this is the place very friendly staff and helpful u can either eat in the bar or go upstairs very busy it can be

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Crowded place but very warm feeling and waiters. The classic Scottish pub. We had a well cooked dinner and had good drinks!

Thank redman5314
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent value for money upstairs. Three course lunch £5 Downstairs still the traditional old Horseshoe. Brilliant

Thank brackenblair
Reviewed 18 October 2017

They send me a voucher of 40% discount so we went there for lunch. First the waitres tell us that there wasn't Sunday roast, that I was see in the menu online page. OK. That's fine. We try to order alcoholic drinks and the same...More

1  Thank LOLA S
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Nice spot hidden between city streets ,clean and not too expensive . Décore is quite nice and typical , lots of people just having a beer or lunch . A lot of choices of beers and food ! Some good Scottish choices . It was...More

Thank MarPelletier
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

2 mins from Central Station. Good beer, Harviestoun etc plus good service. Always pop in here when I’m in Glasgow.

Thank FieryJack_W3
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Questions & Answers
David B
30 June 2016|
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Response from happyhoop88 | Reviewed this property |
I understand that it is pretty busy on a Friday but you could try the royal Scot bar which is just a minute's walk from the horseshoe bar and there is a bar called the crystal palace you could try as well. Hope this helps.
Sharon M
10 May 2016|
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Response from Kate111113 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies,read 70 as 90😂 BUT the same reasons apply.Have a great birthday party👍💯🎂🎉
Sharon M
3 April 2016|
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Response from RonnieEdinburgh | Reviewed this property |
No problem just book a table upstairs. Rgds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Drury Street, Glasgow G2 5AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 248 6368
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