Merchant Square
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4.0 of 5 bubbles65 reviews
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Dave T
3 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Friends
Off for the Easter weekend and we thought we’d give the square a go. Used to be lots of decent places but now it seems like a ghost town. Only decent places are O’Neills and tap yard. I remember it used to be busy all the time. Such a a shame.
Written March 30, 2024
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Mike M
97 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2021 • Friends
What a great place to eat and drink with a whole host of dining options
Well lit and clean this venue had everything needed for a night out with friends, food with the family or pre match drinks
Highly recommended
Written October 10, 2021
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christine0253
Glasgow, UK443 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020 • Family
We were here on Saturday and walked around the square which is all inside. they have bars and restaurants all around the outside and in the middle are tables with jewellery ,pictures of Glasgow, and many other beautiful things we spent a good while looking around the stalls and we had lunch in the steak cattle and roll definitely recommend a visit here it’s just off argyle street at the gallowgate end
Written February 10, 2020
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Jorgeob
Woking, UK184 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2019 • Couples
We wandered in on a Saturday evening around 8pm. Wow! It was like entering a very large aviary full of manic parakeets. The noise drove us back out onto the street......the bars might be great, the restaurants top notch, but we’ll never know. The noise was a potential threat. I’d recommend ear defenders if you’re stopping.......
Written September 9, 2019
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Jackie M
Liverpool, UK16 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2019 • Friends
I spent Saturday afternoon in Merchant Square avoiding the cold outside. I love the fact you can sit outside any number of bars or restaurants inside the square watching sport on a big screen or just watch the world go by. I think this is a fab way to use an old building.
Written February 3, 2019
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kimbrona
Airdrie, UK128 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2017 • Couples
Right in the heart of the merchant city, merchant square is great for a day or night out. There are lots of bars and restaurants to choose from. All indoors so great choice if it's cold or raining outside. At the weekend there is craft markets in the centre of the square. Will be visiting again soon.
Written May 13, 2017
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Ricardo Marques da Costa
Nottingham, UK148 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2016 • Friends
Went with friends for drinks at somebody's birthday and was greeted by a cheerful, beautiful and beautifully clad crowd of young people, drinking and enjoying the lively atmosphere, with many restaurants and bars, many of them with music. Definitely the place and time in Glasgow where I saw the most beautiful people...
Written October 17, 2016
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NoKidsWillTravel
Oakville, Canada395 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2016 • Couples
Merchant Square is a well designed repurposed building in an up and coming neighbourhood. It is filled with a number of restaurants around an interior courtyard, but that is it. Many reviews talk about vendors and craft fairs, but if you go mid-week, you better be hungry because there is nothing but restaurants.
Written May 8, 2016
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Ashley N
93 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2015 • Couples
Once inside merchant square you can walk around the cobbled courtyard, normally at weekends you can find stalls setup inside selling nice handmade jewellery and artwork etc plus leading off the courtyard are different restuarants and bars with a mix of irish, scottish, mexican cuisines etc. Lots to choose from.
Written October 27, 2015
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Chris442014
Motherwell, UK13 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2015
Excellent place to visit. A really great atmosphere. Plenty of eating places to choose from. I would definitely visit again
Written August 22, 2015
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