Newton Stewart is a city in Dumfries and Galloway.
You can drive to Newton Stewart in about 2 1/2 hours from Glasgow. It can also be accessed by bus.
Newton Stewart is small enough to get around on foot. However, since most of the nearby attractions are some distance away from the town in country areas, you might find it best to take a car rather than relying on public transport.
There's not much apart from the cinema in Newton Stewart itself.
There are quite a few places to eat in Newton Stewart. There is one Chinese and one Indian restaurant, both on Victoria Street near the cinema. The Galloway Arms and several of the other pubs also do food.