Forty’s Freshers Guide to Glasgow

Freshers is always an exciting time in Glasgow and to welcome you back to university we’ve prepared a guide of the top places in Glasgow that you can’t go wrong with!

Top Restaurants in Glasgow!

 Paesano pizza

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Always a first choice for the Forty Family Paesano Pizza has locations in both the City Centre (just round the corner from the Forty Store) and Glasgows West End making it the ideal place to grab a slice between classes!


With it’s great student deals under £10 Chaakoo is a great choice for a hungover lunch with friends, we highly recommend the garlic chilli chicken there’s nothing better!


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You can never go wrong with a classic burger! BRGR’s city centre location is situated right across royal exchange square from our store and is one of the best cheap eats around!


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A firm favourite at Forty, with locations all around Glasgow Piece is the place to head to for a grab and go lunch between lectures!


One of Spriggs salad bowls is the perfect choice for when you’re fed up of the super noodles and looking for something healthy, we highly recommend checking out their Instagram for their daily specials.

Best Bar’s and Clubs! 



Forever a favourite with students due to its cheap drinks and huge shot menu, this is the place to head to before a night out for some pre drinks!

Hillhead Bookclub

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A classic west end location for some midweek cocktails Hillhead Bookclub is always a good choice with their midweek drink deals! 

Sub Club

A can’t miss night out in Glasgow the iconic Sub Club brings some of dance music’s finest talent to Glasgow!



A classic student night out in Glasgow located right by our store, Shimmy is a great place to head to after some halls pre drinks!



There’s always something different on at SWG3 from great gigs to a mad nights at Bongo’s Bingo making it one of our go to places for a fun night out!

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