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Eating out

The culinary scene in Glasgow is famous for its variety, quality and innovation. From fine dining restaurants to street food trucks, and with plenty of options in between, there is enough to keep even the most discerning foodie happy. Explore Glasgow offer a comprehensive guide to eating out in the city.

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Nightlife and entertainment

From comedy to cabaret and live gigs to musicals, there is a nearly endless selection of night time entertainment options in Glasgow. Whether you are partial to a cocktail or two, or prefer a more sophisticated night at the opera, there is something to suit all tastes.

Bars and pubs

Glasgow offers an extensive choice of drinking establishments. Whether you fancy a traditional pub serving classic ales or a boutique bar offering trendy cocktails, there is something to keep everyone happy. TimeOut have produced a guide to the best pubs in Glasgow to get you started.

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Nightclubs and live music

Glasgow has a lively music scene with something exciting going on every night of the week. Nightclubs range in size from large warehouse venues to small basement rooms and play an equally wide range of music. What’s on Glasgow provides a comprehensive list of music events taking place in the city.

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Theatre, opera and ballet

Home to world famous institutions such as the Scottish Opera, Scottish Ballet and the National Theatre of Scotland, Glasgow offers plenty in the way of more high-brow entertainment too. What's on stage is the go-to guide for show listings in the city.

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Parks and gardens

Glasgow means 'dear green place' in Gaelic and has over 90 parks and gardens in which to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. Highlights include Glasgow Green, the city's oldest park, and Victoria Park with its bright floral displays. People Make Glasgow have a guide to green spaces in the city.

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Last updated: 15/07/2017

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