Surviving the summer can be tricky on a student budget, especially when your next SAAS payment seems worlds away. Luckily, Scotcampus has teamed up with Yelp to bring you the best student discounts and Yelp check-in deals Glasgow has to offer, so you can spend your summer worrying about your social calendar, not your wallet!
167 Great George Street, G12 8AQ
10% Coffee Discount
Every student understands the importance of caffeine, and Smug boasts virtually every syrup flavour under the sun for your latte, as well as an extensive variety of teas, milkshakes, and other yummy treats. The best part? 10% student discount all year round!
10% off your food bill (using the Yelp app to check-in)
Serving up mojitos, a myriad of American beers, and delicious Mexican food in a trendy, chilled out atmosphere, The Squid and Whale is a favourite hangout for students and graduates alike. Check-in on the Yelp app to get 10% off your food bill.
455–457 Great Western Road, G12 8HH
10% Student discount
Eating healthily shouldn’t be out of reach for students on a budget. Ditch the ready meals and head to Roots and Fruits, where you can get 10% off fresh fruits and veggies, health foods, and the awesome deli counter of salads, burritos, and more.
1058 Argyle Street, G3 8LY
20% off everything (Yelp Check-in)
From birthdays to anniversaries, the Shop of Interest has you covered – with quirky one-of-a-kind prints, jewellery, and gifts abound, you’d be hard pressed not to find the perfect present here. Check in with Yelp and get 20% off! Now there’s no excuse.
2 for 1 Mains
Delicious Pan-Asian street food and fresh cocktails combine with funky décor and friendly staff at Bar Soba, and with 2-for-1 mains for students and some seriously good drinks promos, it’s the perfect midweek treat.
49 Bank Street, Hillhead, G12 8NF
20% off your first hairdressing service (Yelp Check-in)
Don’t be scared off by the name, The Lunatic Fringe offers great haircuts and friendly service at a price you can’t beat. It offers a great student discount already, but why not get 20% off your first hairdressing service as well?
10-14 Kelvinhaugh Street, G3 8NU
25% off food on Tuesdays
The 78 is a student favourite, serving up cheap pints, yummy vegan food and music which ranges from live jazz and reggae to hip hop and open mic nights. Best of all, they offer a whopping 25% off food for students on Tuesdays!
87 Byres Road, G11 5HN
The University Cafe is a Glasgow institution and has been serving up cheap and tasty food for decades. Pop in and their glittery retro decor will steal your heart and make you understand why it’s constantly crammed with students and lecturers!
221 Byred Road, G12 8UD
£3.95 for a 7-piece breakfast & tea/coffee (Yelp check-in)
With an excellent breakfast deal, you’ll have money left over to splash out on a sundae. Kerry N recommends the “cold stone ice cream. They mix up all the different flavours and serve it on a long plate. I got the cookie dough one which was amazing! It came with hot cream melted cookies and 3 different flavours of ice cream!”
142 Bath Lane, Glasgow, Glasgow City G2 4SQ
Free Entry for students and £1 Drinks
The Buff Club is the place to be on Monday nights (if, that is, you’re interested in fantastic house, disco, and techno tunes, free entry for students and £1 drinks!) The club offers great nights all week long but Monday nights are extra student friendly.