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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Transportation
“just 15 minutes up the M77. One of the longest shopping malls in Scotland with designer shops etc”
  • 13 locals recommend
Park
“This won one of the best parks in the UK. A must-see with waterfall, ponds, huge trees and wildlife.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“My favorite park in Glasgow! It has everything you could need - a beautiful river running through it (with a resident Kingfisher!), a number of different trails depending on what you fancy (sturdy paths/forest walks/nature trails), play park, golf course and graveyard! Beautiful at any time of year.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Good retail shops, plenty of options. Includes Cineworld. 10 minutes drive.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Near the Battlefield Monument, child friendly (until 10pm) easygoing food and bar, with live sports coverage. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Great place for clothes shopping, food shopping, family friendly restaurant and cinema. Good for a rainy day perhaps?”
  • 6 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“This is a little further away, 15 minutes' walk, but worth every step, a fantastic family-run Italian-Scottish restaurant with the best host in town, Enzo.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
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“Local bar full of typical Glaswegian's winding down after a hard day. Lovely traditional, cosy bar to relax and enjoy some excellent pub grub and usually a live band on the weekend.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Route
“This venue was one of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games events. Great for Mountain Bike enthusiasts.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“The Braes” includes miles of area to go for a lovely walk and even catch a waterfall. Robertson Car Park (or Car Park in the Sky) is the highlight with panoramic views spanning from Ben Lomond, across Paisley, all the way over to a large proportion of Glasgow. Hours can pass watching the sun drift away, and planes departing Glasgow airport. If you have time during the day and a car to get there, I recommend a visit.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Come and dine with us during your stay and you don't have to worry about getting 'home'. ”
  • 1 local recommends
History Museum
“See how farming and the countryside has changed over the years. Marvel at how people managed to use the early tools!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Premise
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Health
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“One of only 9 stores in the UK and the only one in Scotland. Go here to eat extremely healthily.... of course, you'll part with a lighter wallet than normal, but they do have some pretty amazing products.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Point of Interest
“This is a little further away, 15 minutes' walk, but worth every step, a fantastic family-run Italian-Scottish restaurant with the best host in town, Enzo.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Come and dine with us during your stay and you don't have to worry about getting 'home'. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Can be a little bit pricier than other local spots but food is good. Great space for kids.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“great food and drink at a good price. great atmosphere, this is a favorite of mine. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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