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US$7 - US$11
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Bar, British, Pub, International
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
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Merchant City
0.6 km from George Square
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Superb venue. Friendly service from the staff. Great choice of beers and spirits, great atmosphere and music. Central location makes it easy to get there The food menu is also very good and varied although I haven’t tried any of it. A must visit place...in GlasgowMore

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 18 June 2021

Come here every time we visit glasgow . Great staff always welcoming and friendly .make us feel at home every time. Food fantastic and very well priced. Covid safety measures great feel very safe coming here . Lovely atmosphere love the music A wee gem...well worth a visitMore

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 6 February 2021 via mobile

Great staff. Great beer great music. Great atmosphere. Excellent place to go in Glasgow. Food selection is wide and looks tasty.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 6 September 2020

due to the covid crisis hav,nt been in solid rock since march.on entry you need to wear a mask,get temp taken and give contact details.if you have booked a table you are shown to it and then order.unfortunately no music is being played,for the solid...that is surreal.havnt sat down in here for about 20 years so felt strange at first but overall was a relaxing night,staff were spot on with everything and turned out to be a decent night out.hopefully things can get back to normal and solid can get back to being a good loud night out,best rock bar by far in glasgow .....More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 20 July 2020

If you like Rock & Metal Music then this is the ultimate bar for you. Brilliant music, brilliant selection of beers and a brilliant atmosphere. Food was lovely as well & no too expensive.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 April 2020 via mobile

Have only started going to the solid in the last few months as I've recently got into hard rock music. But I love it. Has Budweiser on draught which is excellent. The music is great as well. Can't wait till the lockdown is over. So...I can get myself back for a pintMore

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 16 February 2020

Still one of the best pubs in Glasgow !! Popped in on Friday 14th Feb before we went to the Beth Hart gig. Excellent lunch, and drinks prices are still brill. We are repeat offenders, and will be back. Cheers to all the staff !!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 17 January 2020 via mobile

i love the solid been going to it for years , decent crowd frequent the pub bar staff are mostly fine , u get the odd crabbit episode but to be fair to them u also get the odd idiot busting there ass, music is...good mostly , but need to remember it's a rock pub , travis and the killers dont cut it with me or my friends, i no rock gives u a broad spectrum but these bands should not be playing in the solid ? just my humble opinion Now, on to the bug bear about the solid , the smell ! It's been there for years , and it's still there , told many years ago there was a problem with the drains ? How long does it take to fix an obvious downside to a smashing pub ? i know loads of people who refuse to go to the solid because they cant handle it anymore and then u get the manager on here replying stuff like good riddance an u'l not be missed ? not exactly good buisness sense ? In general a great rock boozer spoiled by a smell that has been lingering for yearsMore

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 22 December 2019

Not changed in years always great. Best rock Tunes, always busy but never too crowded with quick service. Food is decent but never disappointed when you are in for a drink any time of the week !

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 11 December 2019

Have been going to The Solid for years, always feel safe and never wait too long to get served. Can’t say I’ve ever eaten there before but I will have to try some day.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Scott A
28 February 2017|
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Response from Dolphduncan | Reviewed this property |
Yes a fine selection of beers lagers and spirits
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Kimmybremner
30 June 2015|
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Response from Solidrockglasgow | Property representative |
Hi Kimmy, Unfortunately we are strictly over 18's only at all times. Regards, Robert
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Solid Rock Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5