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Bottomless brunches in Shawlands at Black Dove

Boozy bottomless brunch at Southside Glasgow’s Black Dove The weekends were made for relaxation, and what is better than getting together with some pals for top grub washed down with cocktails?  Chase those January Blues away with a bottomless brunch. 🍽 Black Dove in Shawlands, on the South side of Glasgow, are launching their Bottomless

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Food review: Eat the world with One Star House Party

Five Stars for One Star! One Star House Party isn't a house party and even if it was, it wouldn't stay for too long in the same location. No, this is a travelling pop-up restaurant on the road for 20 months, visiting 20 countries and popping up in 20 different places. The old Ketchup Southside at 1179

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Pop up Restaurant for Shawlands

One Star House Party pop up in Shawlands One Star House Party is a pop-up restaurant which has travelled to 20 different countries, in 20 months to build 20 very different restaurants out of what they discover along the way. Now it’s coming home. Couple Trisha & Kevin McCrae and their team, immerse themselves in

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News: Opening today Lean Canteen in Shawlands

  Today sees the opening of Lean Canteen in Shawlands, a new health food restaurant for Glasgow's Southside.   Lean Canteen has taken over the space where Pazzo used to be on Kilmarnock Road, Shawlands right in the middle of Shawlands - and within sight of a couple of gyms! We've got a copy of  the

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News: Surf Dogs go all out for Independence Day

Surf Dogs celebrate with limited edition dogs and 1 day 1/2 price sale Southsiders don't want to let everyone know about Surf Dogs however, it's a place you should try out if you live further afield.  see our review here. If you haven't been yet, for one day you'll be able to try their dogs

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Food news: What’s new 13th June 2017

Glasgow Foodie News this month This week had been a busy one again with news of Lean Canteen opening on 3rd July.  The site at 69 Kilmarnock road was Pazzo, and will be operated by the folks behind Black Dove.  Lean Canteen will be bringing healthy food to Shawlands. Talking of Black Dove, they held

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Food review: Surfdogs, 49 Kilmarnock Road, Glasgow

New dog in town After a residence at Taste Buchanan, Surfdogs, a pop-up specializing in gourmet hot dogs have found themselves a permanent home on Kilmarnock Road in Shawlands, right where Cafe Noor used to be.  Open for little over a week, we pored over the descriptions on their website then wandered along with big empty

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McIntosh Pastaval Tickets on Sale NOW

We have partnered with McIntosh of Strathmore to bring back our Mac and Cheese Festival as part of the Southside Fringe. After a year out, McIntosh Pastaval is back!  The two previous winners will be taking part this year, along with Buddy's and two new competitors hoping to win the coveted McIntosh Pastaval trophy and

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Five reasons why Shawlands rocks

Keep Shawlands Strange Says Cafe Strangebrew.  We're not really that strange, just a bit more laid-back and chilled than our west end cousins. The rest of the world has caught up with the knowledge that Shawlands is a great place to live. Us locals knew it, and now it has been named one of the best places to live

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Food Review: Yaars, 44 Skirving Street, Glasgow

A new yaardstick for Southside takeaways Recently opened in the site of the original Buddy's on Skirving Street is Yaars. It's an Indian takeaway and home delivery with a difference. There's a lack of gloopy oil and sauces here.  Instead fresh flavours and moreish Indian food with a twist. Mr Foodie ordered online and picked