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The Arches

253 Argyle Street, Glasgow G2 8DL, Scotland
+44 141 565 1000
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Great food aromas

First time visit in it's new guise of Street Food venue. 8 various carts to chose from, coffee and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
L8903MZjanes
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Greenock, United Kingdom
via mobile
Platform Street Food

We popped in here quickly at lunchtime as we were nearby, but wish we'd stayed longer. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
Les M
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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.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
3 weeks ago
“Great food aromas”
16 Mar 2018
“Platform Street Food”
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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 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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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Currently closed as this great music / arts/ cafe venue had become synonymous for late night raves and drugs with young revellers for late night events. Club nights aside this was a great venue with amazing acoustics, unique atmosphere, great art shows both traditional and...More

Thank Sarah D
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Best nightclub in Glasgow. Just a shame it was closed down had many great nights in here such as alesso and many more djs hopefully opens back up again.

Thank matthewmccutcheon21
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Reviewed 3 February 2016

I'd been going to pressure (techno) nights here for years. It was one of my favourite venues. The sound was good and it was spacious. Everybody was friendly and were there to have a good time and see the djs. I never had any hassles...More

Thank reflux
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Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Now closed but good times spent at the Arches. The architecture made it a unique location for various events.

Thank Kittles30
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

I've only visited this place as a restaurant, so cannot comment on the public bar or club aspect of it. The restaurant is downstairs although there is a lift for disabled customers. Plenty of choices on the menu but on the night we visited as...More

Thank mizliz_uk
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