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Orwells, Glasgow

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70 Elderslie Street
G3 7AL
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Formerly The Dorchester, Orwells is a small, one-roomed pub set in a residential block just off St Vincent Street. It's an unspoilt bar and has a homely feeling with what look like original Edwardian ceilings, a rather naff tartan carpet and etched windows to the front. There is a snug to the rear with a cast iron fireplace. The walls are decorated with various pictures of the area in former times and a selection of brewery mirrors. There was no real ale, but the welcome was warm and pleasant from staff and customers alike - I don't think they get many visitors here. A large projector and pull-down screen are used to show sports events. Although this is a good community pub of type rare in this area, its lack of real ale makes it difficult to recommend for a crawl, although it is worth dropping in for a quiet soft drink to escape the bustle.

On 20th January 2012 - rating: 5
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Charing Cross (Glasgow), 0.38 miles, 7 min walk (show)
Anderston, 0.39 miles, 7 min walk (show)
Exhibition Centre (Glasgow), 0.55 miles, 10 min walk (show)
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3rd Jul 2020, 19:59
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2nd Jul 2020, 11:43
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  • Real Ale : No last updated 20 January 2012 by Dave McNally
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