Counting House (JDW)

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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 11/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 13/20
WingmanWillis  (942) , England | January 24, 2016
Visited on Friday 22nd Jan 2016. Huge Spoons with loads of nooks and crannies. Busy on a Friday night but got served quickly. Good range of local beers on tap which were well kept. Prices were low which was welcome after a long day. Handily placed for Queen St station. Worth a look in as you might pick up a new rate or two.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 6/10
  • SELECTION 9/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 12/20
Stuu666  (206) Edinburgh, Scotland | October 7, 2015
Close to the station, often more taps than most spoons.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 12/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 15/20
Iznogud  (262) , Croatia | September 28, 2015
Huge place just across the George Square. Was very busy during our visit. Very good selection of casks, 18 of them. Also some kegs including Brewdogs Fake Lager and one US craft. Very good prices. Not a bad place to visit for ticks.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 6/10
  • SELECTION 11/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 16/20
Scopey  (626) Croydon, England | October 6, 2014
The Counting House is Glasgow’s flagship Spoon’s. It is a truly gigantic establishment. It has an almost opulent feel about it due to the ceiling. The beer selection matches the size of the place - 18 cask ales in all, as well as some keg options, numerous bottles and bag in-box cider. I opted for some 7% Scottish cask ale action, as well as a bottle of Lagunitas IPA. As you might expect this place offers great value. I imagine it gets rather busy, but it was fine when we visited during the day. One of the best options for ticks in Glasgow.
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  • AMBIANCE 5/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD 7/10
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 19/20
Erzengel  (100) Wuppertal, Germany | September 30, 2014
My favourite pub in the Glasgow centre. Around 30 taps with always rotating brews - if you are a few days in town, you’ll find new beers nearly every day! Absolutely nice service and great food as well. They have 6 real ciders, but they were served out of a bag-in-box. And the old bank building creates a great atmosphere. Quite cheap compared to other Glasgow pubs!
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 11/15
  • FOOD 4/10
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 13/20
ManVsBeer  (1701) Hebden Bridge, England | February 17, 2014
Largest and grandest of the city centre Wetherspoon pubs in a fine bank conversion in the south west corner of George Square. It’s a fine place to drink with the ambiance of the building hitting home if you spend some time here, and there’s usually a high number of ales on offer too.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 6/10
  • SELECTION 11/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 15/20
Beershine  (850) The Sunshine State, Florida | September 2, 2013
A crackin Spoons! Architecturally and interior sublime historic building, with a huge (and interesting!) array of taps. Just don't arrive too hungry cos u might be staying for several rounds. And lord knows u do not want to eat at a Spoons!
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  • AMBIANCE 1/5
  • SERVICE 1/10
  • SELECTION 2/15
  • FOOD 1/10
  • VALUE 4/10
  • OVERALL 3/20
witthatsbier  (15) glasgow, Scotland | June 28, 2013
busy staff seem disinterested therefore service slow.quality of cask ales variable
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  • AMBIANCE 2/5
  • SERVICE 4/10
  • SELECTION 6/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 10/20
WeissGary  (18) Glasgow, Scotland | December 28, 2012
Quite a busy bar, can sometimes be a problem to get served or find a seat however it has a very big selection of ales which makes it a worthwhile look in from time to time. Reasonably priced beer. A must visit during the JDW Ale Festival with always a good few finds!
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  • AMBIANCE 2/5
  • SERVICE 4/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD 6/10
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 17/20
JohnRMurdoch  (353) Glasgow, Scotland | September 30, 2012| Updated October 5, 2012
Very busy Wetherspoons on George Square close to Queens Street Station. Large number of Real Ale Taps - 3 banks of 6 but some of the beers appear on all 3 banks. Beers well cared for. Service can be slow. Often has brewery sponsored promotions and is getting more interested in real ale. Tweets beer list most days.

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