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Katie's Bar Glasgow

17 John Street, Glasgow G1 1HP, Scotland
+44 141 237 3030
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Excellent bar

Been to katies a few times and always have a great night . Drag shows are hilarious. They have a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kerry M
via mobile
Worst experience ever

Went to katies last night on a family girls night out after an escape room and dinner looking for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vicki G
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Katie's Bar is located in the heart of the Merchant City, Glasgow. Since it opened in July 2013 it has been an instant hit with the local community, bringing in fantastic crowds, and making the venue extremely successful. We are located at 17 John Street, nestled in between Tony Macaroni and Piazza Italia. We are only a 5 minute walk away from Glasgow Queen Street Train Station. Katie's Bar is a must visit venue for anybody visiting Glasgow! We offer free function hire for any birthdays, weddings, engagements, christenings, funerals, graduations or any other event. We have a variety of hot & cold buffet options available. Whatever your budget we have something for you. For more information please contact us.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“wee pub” (2 reviews)
“merchant city” (3 reviews)
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17 John Street, Glasgow G1 1HP, Scotland
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+44 141 237 3030
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to katies a few times and always have a great night . Drag shows are hilarious. They have a great selection of cocktails and shots and the bar staff are very friendly .

Thank Kerry M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to katies last night on a family girls night out after an escape room and dinner looking for somewhere with a bit of fun atmosphere... well the atmosphere was definitely not fun. The guy behind the bar was very helpful, but the drinks tasted...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

I visited here on Friday 30 March with some friends. This was my first time in Katie's Bar. The bar staff were so friendly and welcoming. There are a wide variety of drinks on offer including many cocktails. A fantastic wee pub if you are...More

Thank Colin L
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

My husband & I popped in here for a couple of drinks when we were doing a Saturday pub crawl in town. There was a lady singing live music, she was excellent & really funny. The music was great & drinks were really reasonably priced!...More

Thank geestee
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

A free night of new, varied and alternative Cabaret with the lovely Innocence Bliss and Marquis de Sawwe. No admission fee but please donate to show your appreciation.

Thank Omar S
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I love coming here. It's a place where I feel like I can be me and not feel judged. Always great music and always deals for drinks. Saturday nights bring in a good crowd of people. Just good vibes. People enjoying who they are and...More

Thank Mdool
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

So-so wee pub with a few good offers in the Merchant City. We were the only customers in on a Sunday afternoon so will need to come back when it’s busier to judge it fully. Thought the music was playing a bit loud, considering no...More

Thank Pauly-101
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Found this bar when we were looking for place to watch the Scotland game. Was a great little find, lovely place with lovely staff and very welcoming. Cheap drink too which is fab. Only downside, loos a bit dated and unruly, and no loo roll...More

Thank daan_xo
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I can say always made to feel welcome in this venue! The Gm Kath and Kimberly go above and beyond to make everyone welcome xx

Thank Gary S
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

I have been going to Katie's for the last year on and off purely because of work or i'd be there all the time! The bar has so many different things on through out the week so you are never stuck in the exact same...More

Thank ImAvril
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