Fodor's Expert Review West on the Green

$ East End German

This microbrewery serves beer brewed "according to German purity laws of 1516"—in other words, no additives to muddy the flavor. The German theme is continued with the slightly cavernous dining space dotted with large wooden tables, and the food, which includes wursts, Wiener schnitzel, and goulash. A more limited bar menu is served in the very popular beer garden. West is in the famous Templeton Carpet Factory on Glasgow Green, built to resemble the Doge's Palace in Venice. You can tour the brewery Friday through Sunday with four tasters as part of the price (£11.95).

German Lively Lunch Dinner $ Brunch

Quick Facts

Templeton St.
Glasgow, Glasgow City  G40 1AW, Scotland


Known For:
  • Wurst and potato salad
  • Variety of its own beers
  • Goulash soup
  • Classic German cuisine like wurst and potato salad
  • Variety of its own beer served in a popular beer garden
  • Weekend brewery tours with tasting

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