Here are some of our most commonly asked questions.


The West End Wander

  • All food and drink tastings in establishments you visit
  • A banterful guided tour of Glasgow’s West End
  • Bottle of Water

The Finnieston Trail

  • All food and drink tastings in establishments you visit
  • A banterful guided tour of the Finnieston area of Glasgow
  • It guarantees your place
  • The guide will know when everyone has arrived, allowing the tour to leave on time
  • Allows all establishments to have prepared food and drink for all those on the tour


  • Payment can be made online using a credit or debit card, by clicking on the ‘Book Tour’ tab
  • Prices are in pounds sterling, the Worldpay website will show you the cost in your local currency



The West End Wander

The tour route is mostly flat with a slight hill in Kelvingrove park and en route to the University of Glasgow.  At most stops, there will be seating and toilet facilities available. The longest walk is 15-20 minutes between stops. The tour is approximately 2.5 miles (4Km). In Scotland the legal drinking age is 18. Please bring ID with you for the drink tastings.

The Finnieston Trail

The tour route is mostly flat and there will be seating and toilet facilities available at all stops. The longest walk is 5-10 minutes between stops. The tour is approximately 1 mile (1.6Km). In Scotland the legal drinking age is 18. Please bring ID with you for the drink tastings.


We aim to complete the tour within 4 hours however it can vary depending on service times in establishments, walking pace of the tour and how much the party are enjoying themselves. Please leave extra time at end of the tour before arranging another event. The Finnieston Trail is around 3 hours long.


The starting location of the tour will be emailed to you with the confirmation of your booking. The guide will assist you with directions back to your accommodation at the end of the tour if required.


Just let us know in advance and we will look to accommodate. Unfortunately, we cannot cater for gluten intolerant diets due to the variety of foods sampled on the tour.


All tours will be in English only.


Tour goes ahead rain or shine. In Scotland, 9 times out of 10 it’s raining and windy so bring appropriate clothing and footwear but fear not, you can experience some sunshine and even warm (Taps aff) weather. Tour will only be cancelled if weather is severe and not safe.


Children are welcome and soft drinks will be provided. We walk approximately 2.5 miles (4Km) so please bear in mind if you bring your children along. Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult. Unfortunately children cannot join The Finnieston Trail.


You can purchase Gift Cards through the ‘Book’ tab on our website.

Gift Cards are available at £50 or increments of £50 – for example £100.

You can also request certain amounts, for example £62 or £124. Select ‘other amount’ on the drop down list to do this.

Just fill out the form and your gift card will be sent to the recipient.

If you wish to give the voucher as a gift, send the gift card to your email address and print the voucher off. Any questions on the process please email us at info@glasgowfoodndrinktour.co.uk

Gift Cards are valid for booking tours for 12 months from the date of purchase, but you don’t have to go on tour within the 12 months, it can be anytime in the future. Just make sure you get the tour booked within 12 months of purchase.


Parking on the street can be expensive, so we advise parking in the nearby car parks or park in the city centre and get the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Charing Cross (2 minute train journey).

Car Parks: Charing Cross City Parking (41 Elmbank St, Glasgow G2 4PG), Buchanan Galleries Car Park (Killermont Street, Glasgow, G1 2BG).

Hillhead subway is very close to the finish of the tour and the subway will take you to Buchanan Street in the city centre.

If you take part in the drink tastings, we do not recommend driving immediately after taking this tour. Please refer to https://www.mygov.scot/drink-drive-limit-scotland/ for additional information.

Soft drinks can be provided as an alternative.


Please refer to our terms and conditions page for detailed information on Cancelling, Rescheduling and Refunds.

Terms & Conditions