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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

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Food: Brunch at Brooklyn Cafe, Shawlands, Glasgow

Brunch at Brooklyn Cafe in Shawlands Brooklyn Cafe is one of those neighbourhood cafes that has always been there but it's not all traditional, serving a menu covering burgers, pulled-pork and spicy wings alongside the more regular cafe treats of ice-cream and hot filled rolls. We wandered along for some much needed post-breakfast/pre-lunch food. The

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WIN – Day 11 of #Foodiemas – Brunch at Cafe Strange Brew

WIN Brunch for two and a Cafe Strange Brew Mug It is no secret that we love Cafe Strange Brew.  It's relaxed, friendly and the food is well tasty. Bursting onto the scene a year ago, Cafe Strange Brew has become a solid part of the Shawlands scene and indeed the Glasgow Foodie scene with

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Cafe Review: Gizzi Espresso Bar, 35 Kilmarnock Road, Shawlands, Glasgow

  Family run Italian cafe in Shawlands, Glasgow Gizzi Espresso Cafe has been in Shawlands for years, previously known as Cafe Armando and renowned for their breakfasts.  Time goes on and the family re-vamped the cafe to bring it up to date. We are big fans of Gizzi's and thought it was time we shared