One of the West End’s cosiest wee pubs. Once a spit-and-sawdust boozer called The Western, this Great Western Road establishment now attracts a mixed clientele that includes suits, fashionistas, students (admittedly closer to the postgraduate end of the spectrum) and dogs – there always seems to be at least one dog in here – all rubbing shoulders in living room-sized confines, by the heat of an open fire in wintertime.
After a cosy spot to spend an evening with your nearest and dearest? Or are you more in the market for somewhere big and boisterous to celebrate with a big group? Thankfully, Glasgow has plenty of pubs to pick from. Whether it’s the traditional joints or the trendy, up-and-coming hotspots, there’s something to suit all tastes and dispositions. Here’s our list of the top-rated pubs in town – and then if you’re up for it, why not treat yourself at one of the best cocktail bars in Glasgow?
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