The Best Local Shopping Spots in Glasgow

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Glasgow? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Mono – Music, food and records

Mono – Music, food and records

Image by Gill Davies

“Mono” is a veritable institution of a music venue in Glasgow. If you’re a fan of independent music, you’d be daft to miss it! They have food deals, too…

Full Article by Gill Davies

Partick Farmers Market – Artisan grub

Partick Farmers Market – Artisan grub

Image by Scott Walker

“Partick Farmers Market” Glasgow has all manner of artisan gourmet fare bursting from it in abundance. Scotland’s larder at its best!

Full Article by Scott Walker

Platform – Classic venue restored

Platform – Classic venue restored

Image by Debbie Morrison

“Darcy’s” Glasgow is a great place to go when I am around Buchanan street and in the mood for a good meal or just a few drinks.

Full Article by Debbie Morrison

Shelter Charity Shop – Second-hand literary treats

Shelter Charity Shop – Second-hand literary treats

Image by Scott Walker

“Shelter Charity Shop” in Glasgow’s West End has amazing bargains and the odd pure dead brilliant find & this one in particular has a great book selection.

Full Article by Scott Walker

Shelter Scotland – Old-fashioned shopping

Shelter Scotland – Old-fashioned shopping

Image by Debbie Morrison

“Shelter Scotland” Glasgow is a charity shop that I love. It may not have the cool, retro reputation that vintage shops have but they can offer more…

Full Article by Debbie Morrison

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