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A Play a Pie and a Pint

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Address: Top of Byres Road,, Glasgow G12 8QX, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 141 357 6200
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: A series of 50 minute lunchtime plays at the West End's Oran Mor pub, an...
A series of 50 minute lunchtime plays at the West End's Oran Mor pub, an historic converted church of architectural interest. Drink and pie included.
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Saw Butterfly on 31st January. Excellent performance and the hour just flew by. Had the quiche instead of the pie, very nice but tiny portion! Get there early (we arrived... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
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Somerset, United Kingdom
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Somerset, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
8 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Saw Butterfly on 31st January. Excellent performance and the hour just flew by. Had the quiche instead of the pie, very nice but tiny portion! Get there early (we arrived about 30 mins before the start and only just managed to get last 3 seats together)

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Sydney, Australia
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30 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

The theatre is located in the basement of Oran Mor, a church converted into a large pub. The pub itself is interesting and has a large selection of single malts .... a sampling of which is not recommended prior to lunch and the play. Not if you want to stay awake that is! You basically book at the box office... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Just been to my 5th Pantomime Pie and a Pint and it was as brilliant as usual. The only problem is that it's becoming too popular and we are having to remember to book earlier and earlier. We had friends from Inverness and Aberdeen come to see it,

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Glasgow, UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

hard to get tickets so suggest you book and have yet to see a bad play there. the tyranny of TripAdvisor reviews forces me to keep typing: great atmosphere and wonderful concept in fab setting

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New York City, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My friends and I came to see the Christmas panto, "The Emperor's New Clothes." For £15, we each got a pint to drink, a pie to eat, and a hilarious panto to watch. It was the first panto I had ever seen, and the atmosphere was very enjoyable. The actors onstage were great at getting the audience involved and the... More 

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Myself and friends paid £10 each to drink a pint (or wine) have a pie (or Quiche) and watch a play. Been a few times and would recommend it to anyone. Plays/pantos vary but 4/5 times they are funny and lovely atmosphere.

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

A must, fantastic venue, Performance and it does what it says on the tin. Great afternoon. Will be back, and will recommend it to others. Thanks.

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scotland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Fantastic venue, this place was once a church and has been saved by being put to multiple entertainment uses. Every corner of the building is unusual. The play I saw was OK and I enjoyed my pint(s)

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

I have never been disappointed! Seen many agreat wee play, and what great value! A play, a pie, and a drink for between £8-£15 brilliant! I always go by subway as parking difficult

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Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

If visiting Glasgow would highly recommend Oran Mor, its a converted old church and is lovely for an afternoon drink and food. A group of us booked the play and a pint, you can get a choice of drink and a pie meat or vegetarian options both we're yum. I cannot say enough for the one hour play, it had... More 

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