Be here. Wander West.

Byres Road and the surrounding lanes feature some of the most unique and exciting retail and dining locations in the city.

Gift cards

Many of the businesses on Byres Road and surrounding Lanes accept the Visit West End gift card and the Scotland Loves Local gift card. Click on the cards below to see the lists of participating businesses.

Scotland Loves Local

Green Tourism

Visit West End Glasgow – Byres Road & Lanes Bid has achieved a bronze level award resulting from our Green Check in 2019. We are proud of this achievement and strive to continue to improve our status while encouraging other businesses to improve their sustainability. 

Unique shopping

Glasgow’s West End boasts the largest collection of unique and original traders in the city. Some of Glasgow’s smallest retailers can be found in the bohemian lanes.

Superb food

From amazing Italian, Indian or Chinese dining, to superb Belgian, Vietnamese, Spanish and Scottish cuisine. There’s something to suit every taste in the West End.


Family fun

Fantastic entertainment for all the family: from cinema trips to museums, from ice creams to fish supper. Lots to see and do for the wee ones, and adults too.

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