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Roots & Fruits – Whole foods merchant in Glasgow

Glasgow is known as the hometown of the munchie box and the deep-fried Mars bar. However, the city also offers options that are more wholesome. If your belt needs punched for new holes, I know a guy, but I would suggest some simple and relaxing damage control with a visit to Roots & Fruits on Great Western Road.

Here you can pick up endless amounts of fruit and veg, browse whole foods aisles, and grab a bite to eat in the deli inside shop. This is an excellent spot for breakfast or lunch. Many of my Saturday mornings are spent inside Roots & Fruits with a friend, full Scottish breakfast, and a chat by the window where one can watch the busy life in the West pass by. I have a profound love for their homemade granola, and I nearly always bring home a pouch when I visit this lovely store.

Their selections of vegetable juices, nut butters and tea are also incredibly appealing to me. Oh, and their chocolates and energy bars! In fact, this store is one big temptation; I could honestly buy the entire stock, if my financial adviser let me…

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Details about this spot



459 Great Western Rd, Glasgow

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Opening Times

Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:30, Sun 12:00 - 16:00


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Last Changed Date: 2016-05-19 11:45:13 +0200 (Thu, 19 May 2016)