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Barras Weekend Market

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Walked through Barras Weekend Market without knowing what to expect. Nothing out of the ordinary, okay place to see though

Thank albeback1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a very rundown market which they are trying to improve. You need your wits about you when visiting. Not high end shopping but different and an iconic Glasgow institution.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The barras, a place where you go to find a bargain. you can find anything from an old vintage suitcase, to an old vintage bookcase, and more. good Glasgow banter, and good places to eat.

Thank Harry D
Reviewed 24 September 2018

When I was a kid you couldn't move in the Barras for the hustle and bustle of the crowds looking for a bargain and listening to the traders attracting customers with their patter. Even twenty years ago it was relatively busy but now it isn't...More

Thank J0HNG67
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This is indeed the underbelly of Glasgow. This flea market is more like a fence for stole/illegal goods, where the vendors are just as shady as the items they sell. From what I understand from relatives, the Barras has deteriorated over the years, as it...More

Thank TCain2016
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Really enjoyed my visit to the Barras Weekend Market and made my stay in Glasgow so very special. I want to return soon.

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We went here on a shopping trip to Glasgow centre,very disappointed at the abuse we got from grown men selling cigarette's and tobacco, the reason.. one of our group had a bag with a royal wedding picture on it.These men are overgrown bullys so my...More

Thank izzygeo95
Reviewed 21 August 2018

,, some old stuff and memorabilia good food and drinking joints, not the best of markets. a little empty at times

Thank simon1963
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Most of the stalls were closed or just empty, those that have anything to sell are selling mostly tat, rough, rundown neighbourhood, very little that’s attractive about the markets or the area.

Thank Phil J
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Full of good characters and old treasures. Or is that old characters & good treasures? Still worth a wee wander, even for old times sake (if you grew up in Glasgow from the 60s till the 90s that is). However its died a death down...More

Thank Claire C
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Check our the Barras Art and Design - they have a new pitches available on short term basis.