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Babbity Bowster

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  • Excellent45%
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible5%
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“cullen skink”(12 reviews)
“merchant city”(13 reviews)
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Not a fake pub for turists but a proper scottish pub where eat good food, drink pints and pints of beer, find friends and listen to good music just few steps form George Square and the city centre!!! You should come soon!

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We spent our last night of two weeks in the U.K. at the Babbitt Bowster in Glasgow. We had just arrived by train from London and were looking forward to relaxing before heading to the airport early in the morning. We rented two of their...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

First time ever in this pub and probably wouldn't go back due to price. Expensive drinks which can be purchased in similar bars around town for less. Second round cost nearly £3 more for the exact same order??? Nice beer garden that would be popular...More

1  Thank Angie S
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Located in the Merchant City area of Glasgow with lots of restaurants close by, and an easy walk to downtown. The pub and the rooms above are a great combination. The rooms are rather basic but the Pub is full of charm and friendly staff...More

1  Thank sue m
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Pre curry drinks then after meal returned to listen to the music. Same good music by same good musicians, and not a note changed in thirty years. Nice atmosphere and it hasn't really changed a bit. Well worth a visit if you like traditional folk...More

1  Thank Bon M
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$63 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#23 Romantic Hotel in Glasgow
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$63 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#23 Romantic Hotel in Glasgow
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Our room certainly was. I think they probably all are. Robin
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"Come on a Wednesday or Saturday afternoon and watch the local musicians play traditional Scottish and Celtic..."
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"not good for elderly or those who cannot "do" steps. 3 flights to lug your suitcases up and down"
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"I've stayed here a few times and the rooms are actually quite similar, overlooking the quiet street and..."
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"wait until some money is spent on it."
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