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The Arches

253 Argyle Street, Glasgow G2 8DL, Scotland
+44 141 565 1000
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great little find dog friendly street food emporium

keep your eyes open as you could miss this place under the bridge at the back of central station... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
johnfm15
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Doha, Qatar
Brill place

A cool place under the old train arches. They do a food market here during the day - lovely choice... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Lottelli
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Wirral, United Kingdom
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One of Europe's leading cultural venues, the Arches is both an arts receiving and production house with an international reputation as an exciting hub of ground-breaking creativity. Housed within seven Grade A listed Victorian railway arches in Glasgow city centre, the venue presents a year-round programme of theatre, performance, dance, visual art, live music, club nights and creative learning.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“food market” (3 reviews)
“venison” (2 reviews)
“great night” (7 reviews)
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253 Argyle Street, Glasgow G2 8DL, Scotland
City Centre
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+44 141 565 1000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

keep your eyes open as you could miss this place under the bridge at the back of central station … dog friendly with entertainment and a great mix of food all set up like street food trailers you would find elsewhere .. really worth a...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

A cool place under the old train arches. They do a food market here during the day - lovely choice of food - burgers/fish/sweet stuff. You sit on a bench to eat. Also serve alcohol. Just a cool place to go. I bet a gig...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Great atmosphere and very unique way of dining. The staff throughout the area are very dog friendly, our border collie was inundated with attention and treats during our time there, although the great smells from the stalls must have frustrated him some what! I opted...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent move for the old Arches night club. The range of street food on offer is great. I tried a spicy fish bap and some pizza. It was fresh, good quality interesting food and it’s right in the city centre. I preferred...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

An old nightclub turned into a very cool eatery and drinking area. Been a couple of times now for Friday lunch. Loads of stand alone vans inside catering for all tastes. Coffee van, taco ice cream van, curries, burgers, seafood, everything, all with a twist....More

Thank Laurent C
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

First time visit in it's new guise of Street Food venue. 8 various carts to chose from, coffee and bar with lots of seating. A little pricey for small plates, tad slow and quite vegan/vegetarian heavy. However the atmosphere and aroma worth the visit alone....More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We popped in here quickly at lunchtime as we were nearby, but wish we'd stayed longer. Lovely, relaxed atmosphere - great venue and well laid out. Lots of loos and very clean. There was such a variety of street food stalls and drinks! We'd definitely...More

Thank Les M
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Visited Dec 2015 before it closed. Club was rammed which should have provided a good atmosphere but the music for the most part was terrible for the first half of the night. The 'here we here we here we __ go' chants were fun at...More

Thank Tom Y
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent nyts in there.. Always a good atmosphere,... Dj's were awesome.Sad it's still closed... What's the chances it wil be reopened in the near future?

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

great night out, shame its closed. came very far to watch laidback luke play a couple years back & it was well worth the travelling. friendly staff, great music & lights

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