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Merchant City

Glasgow, Scotland
+44 141 552 3138
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Self-guided walking tour maps are available from George Square Tourist Office of Merchant City, now a vibrant historic cafe quarter and designer-shopping mecca. Highlights of this tour, which dates back to medieval times, include the grand neo-classical halls and Georgian townhouses built for Glasgow's rich tobacco barons and shipping merchants.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Glasgow, Scotland
City Centre
+44 141 552 3138
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice place to eat and lots of choices staff very polite and helpful clean tiolets not too busy so was served verh quickly only fault felt it was a bit expensive for what you got

Thank gillangrace
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bit dreary. Could do with some brightening up. Generic Irish bar and not much else to write home about.

Thank Mack806
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having visited Merchant City earlier in the year whilst on a day out, i was suitably impressed to visit with my wife whilst on a pre Christmas break. The place is nicely enclosed in an old fruit market and just far enough away from the...More

Thank Glyn R
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Loved my visit here. Lots of eateries and pretty market also. The Christmas lights are stunning and it has a great atmosphere too. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank lucyyeah
Reviewed 13 December 2017

If the weather is good it’s great to have a wonder through the various shops and restraunts , worth a visit if in Glasgow

Thank callumoden
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I like the Merchant City. The pubs and restaurants are all quite up-market, and the lights are beautiful at Christmas time. There's lots of nice places to eat, especially for couples.

Thank xWackix
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Great place to hang out and have a drink. Loads of places to eat, drink and chill. Amazing with the Christmas lights

Thank Nick N
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed the cocktails at the metropolitan , piano bar,beautiful deco had a lovely cranberry and lychee float. Could taste the gin

Thank cowieb
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is a great part of the city. Look up all the side streets and the architectureis astounding. Remember to look up too. The Merchant Square is superb and at weekends (not sure if it is every weekend) thereis a fantastic craft market which is...More

Thank babymac
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Lots of great bars and restaurants to suit every taste all very close to each other.Also lots of designer shops and boutiques dotted around the streets. Worth going to if you are visiting Glasgow.

Thank sb7554
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