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Metropolitan-bar

72 Candleriggs | Merchant city, Glasgow G1 1LE, Scotland
+44 141 553 1488
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“chorizo” (7 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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72 Candleriggs | Merchant city, Glasgow G1 1LE, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a great night with 19 of us enjoying delicious food in a lovely private room. Service was excellent with a very attentive waiter. Delicious food and drink. Would highly recommend.

Thank oliveoil2015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited for afternoon tea with my cousin, aunt and mum last Sunday afternoon. On arrival we were presented with the food which contained 4 triangle sandwiches, 2 scones and a selection of 4 pieces of cake - between two. The sandwiches had clearly been sitting...More

Thank Juileann G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked through an itison deal, with prosecco, tea and cakes. My daughter was with us and ordered from the main menu. Cakes were not much to speak about, poor sandwich choices, kids sandwich was thick with spread, cheap ham and on white bread(we were not...More

Thank Yvonne R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

visited here with friends for afternoon tea for a birthday. used a itison voucher. service excellent. food very tasty they provided additional veggie option for sandwiches when asked. very good value for money would recommend...for the afternoin tea cant comment on anything else as havent...More

Thank Rosie1111111111
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in after dinner for some drinks. Drinks are really nice however I found it rather expensive. £17 for 2 cocktails seems a bit expensive. Is very nice inside and was relaxing.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most fabulous meal here on Friday 1st September.We had the meal deal from itison 2 courses each with a bottle of wine for £24!! Now that's fabulous value.The meal was fantastic with very large portions.In a deal line thus you'd expect smaller but...More

Thank Polmont
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Place was steaming with people when we arrived but the wait at the bar was worth it great cocktails in a fun atmosphere

Thank ragidyman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best cocktail place in Merchant City. The staff take great care in making each cocktail really well. Went back a few times over the month of Aug and it was consistently good. Fav cocktails: Parma Violet and Petit Feu Service is ok but the...More

Thank mona0s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family of 16 together for a lunch / dinner for my 65th birthday. I am a regular contributor to trip advisor commenting on hotels and restaurants across the world. The private room was beautifully decorated and set out by family and staff and I must...More

1  Thank FRANKGlasgow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you require people to sit at the table and take their order. Possibly try and ensure you have the staff to do this. Had 3 members of staff on and about 25 customers. Tables sitting waiting with empty drinks and really only concentrating on...More

Thank James K
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andrew w
27 November 2016|
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Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
Yes drinks are relatively expensive..In saying that reasonable for cocktails plus they can be extremely potent. But you are paying for a really nice venue and experience.
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Prettypink30
27 September 2016|
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Response from AliC1690 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, to be honest I didn't notice
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Diana2303
13 May 2015|
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Response from Stephanie V | Reviewed this property |
I think the cocktail bar would be nicer for a hen do xxx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 03:00
Saturday
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Candleriggs | Merchant city, Glasgow G1 1LE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 553 1488
  • E-mail
Description
The award-winning Metropolitan cocktail bar, late night style bar, piano lounge and Scottish a la carte restaurant is situated within the Merchant Square, which is at the heart of the Merchant City, Glasgow’s cultural, fashion and food quarter. You can chose to enjoy a cocktail in our cosmopolitan bar, relax in the courtyard, dine on one of the balconies, admire the surroundings of the champagne booths or enjoy live music in our decadent piano lounge.
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