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Address: Sauchiehall Centre 179 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3ER, Scotland
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Busy street lined with restaurants, cafes and shops.

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Nice walk

There are plenty of shops and bars on both sides of this street. One part is a pedestrian walking area. I still do not know what the focus of this street! ;-)

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glasgow
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Sauchiehall Street was once a vibrant shopping street but now it's very disappointing £1 shops and empty stores don't make it an attractive place for Glaswegians and visitors alike when visiting the city.Thank goodness for M/S and Watt Brothers and a few coffee shops, but now Buchannan Street is the place to head for if you want to Shop! Shop!Shop!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are plenty of shops and bars on both sides of this street. One part is a pedestrian walking area. I still do not know what the focus of this street! ;-)

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Grande Prairie
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found because our hotel was close by and it is a very interesting travel street to get to centro!! Lots of shops, and food outlets and at top is a huge shopping center!! We went for fish n chips and were asked if we wanted fresh or frozen,.. Fresh was out choice so the owner showed us where to... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

About half of the street (that nearest the city centre is pedestrianized) with the rest open to traffic. This is one of the main shopping streets of the city and also has plenty of eateries. Benches to sit on and buskers to entertain at times. Gets very busy at lunchtimes though!

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Shoreline
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think this is an area of Glasgow that can't quite decide what it wants to be. There were plenty of bars, some fun shops, restaurants that looked great and those that looked toxic. Toss in two guys in leather jackets and an attitude that said Russian Mob, and it was all in all a great stroll. I reckon I'd... More 

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Glasgow
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This used to be a lovely street to walk down with interesting Glasgow life to observe. Now it is dirty with many close off shop fronts and I seen at least 6 homeless people sleeping in the street and many more beggars. I would not recommend it as a street to visit in Glasgow.

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Thank Petraannemaria
Windsor, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A walk along this long road shows you Glasgow, as you walk from the top to the Galleria every aspect of the people and town can be seen. Restaurants move into shops and pedestrian area. It's vibrant and cosmopolitan and worth a stroll.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Fairly quiet by day but it absolutely comes alive at night during the University time. Its sad to say but if you are getting on in years you should just head down to the other end by buchannan st as the west end by the Mitchell is definitely catering to university students intent on blowing their loans on a who... More 

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Thank MBKlein
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I was expecting more of Sauchiehall street. It was grungy, but maybe that's indicative of Glasgow's real life. I was surprised at the number of closed "unlet" shops. As a tourist, hopefully this is the seedier side of the places we will frequent over the course of our Glasgow holiday. One brilliant thing about this street is it is a... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This infamous Central Glasgow street never fails to through something interesting at you. Whether it's a busker with a fantastic voice or like today a 70plus man dressed in work clothes and fluorescent tabard hitting dustbins for drums along to some happy hardcore!!! Quite long street full of shops, cafes and takeaways. No high end stuff but a decent selection... More 

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