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Jackson's Bar

#555 of 1,933 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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95-97 Cambridge Street | Cowcaddens, Glasgow G3 6RU, Scotland
+44 141 332 5298
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sunday lunch - Roast beef with all the trimmings for a fiver. Excellent value for money. Good service and pleasant staff. Great range of real ales. Well worth a visit.

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1 Thank Chasmi51
Wivenhoe, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Despite being just a short walk from the busy pubs in the city centre, this bar was relaxed and fairly quiet. Very reasonably priced food menu - although we didn't partake. Clean and well presented with friendly smiles from staff. Amicable mix of customers including the occasional familiar face from the nearby theatre area. Loved the fish tank - very... More 

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1 Thank SmileyPGL
Paisley, Scotland
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good ales on tap, some of which were on the pricey side but worth it! Relaxed atmosphere with a mix of students and older groups. Music at a good level, which is rare on a Saturday in most pubs. Will return asap.

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1 Thank sikth07
Denny, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Out for a day in central glasgow and everywhere town centre was busy so went a wander and came across Jackson's bar . Absolutely amazing staff, the pub has a great atmosphere and so welcoming but top marks go to chef lee, his menu and prices are amazing, I finished my visit with a man size portion of chips and... More 

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1 Thank melissaadams31282
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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419 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2017

A very good selection of beers and decent food, this place is good to meet and chat and spend some time. Just off Sauchiehall Street so that you can go on and party if you wish, or wind down after the hurly-burly of town. There are sports on TV, but it's not a Sports Bar. The music is usually a... More 

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1 Thank headbeeguy
Shotts
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78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

We went in for a quiet drink in the afternoon and had a nice chilled pint. There are a wide range of both draught & bottled beers. their Christmas decorations are totally unique, santa & the elves washing line (vests, long johns, socks, hats, jackets & trousers etc) and a tree made up from 3 barrels, a traffic cone with... More 

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Swindon
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53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

Just got back from a long weekend in Cowcaddens, Glasgow, my home city, and visited said bar on 4th Nov Friday afternoon, to eat and have a wee swally. I asked one of the staff if I could watch my beloved Swindon Town live on BBC2, they said nae bother. Lo and behold went there in the evening and the... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

This bar is excellent had a great night out with friends, sat in window seat and had such a laugh with the locals, clean and friendly bar. Bourbon was on offer at 2 pounds. Great night out had by all, definitely will be back when in Glasgow.

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1 Thank angela d
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

been before changed chef but still a beautiful Sunday roast meal get very cheap all home cooking worth a visit bar staff friendly great service

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2 Thank Sandra M
Stranraer, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

had a beer and something to eat here and it was very nice, staff helpful, would go there again, would recommend to everyone if you are in ther area

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95-97 Cambridge Street | Cowcaddens, Glasgow G3 6RU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 332 5298

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?