Best Bars in Glasgow City Centre 2017

Last Updated: 29th January 2017 Going out in Glasgow and need a few ideas? The following list is a handful of the best bars in Glasgow city centre and the surrounding areas. These are all bars we love here at Get Out Glasgow, as well as suggestions from our thousands of Twitter and Facebook followers. Glasgow has an excellent bar scene, and the compact nature of the city centre means most are just a short walk from each other. This… Keep Reading

A Complete Introduction to Glasgow’s Bar & Pub Scene

The city of Glasgow is famous for many things, but perhaps none more so than its love of a good drink (or “bevvy” in the local tongue). If you’re coming to Glasgow as a tourist for the first time or perhaps moving to the city to study or work, becoming familiar with Glasgow’s pub culture will likely be a big part of getting to know this city. Look no further than this guide for for the dummy’s introduction to the Glasgow… Keep Reading

Best Beer Gardens in Glasgow

Summer is slowly crawling its way towards Glasgow, and as the temperature SOARS (by our standards) into the mid to high teens for the best part of a week or two, many of the city’s inhabitants will be looking to go taps aff in their local beer garden. Due to our generally dreich climate, Glasgow doesn’t exactly boast the best selection of beer gardens, but there are still a good few gems right across the city, read on for our… Keep Reading

A Guide to the Glasgow Subcrawl

Last Updated: 30th January 2017 If you’re thinking about coming to Glasgow to study at one of the city’s universities, forget the prospectuses and course outlines, because here is all the essential information you’ll need to make your choice. The city is packed full of great pubs and clubs, which you will undoubtedly become familiar with pretty quickly. But, once you become bored of the standard night out routine, another option awaits you: the Subcrawl. The Subcrawl takes the conventional… Keep Reading

Best Bars in Glasgow West End 2017

Last Updated: 30th January 2017 A short while ago, we took a look at 10 of the best bars in Glasgow City Centre. This time, however, we’re aiming our sights squarely on the West End. It may not be very big, but The West End of Glasgow certainly delivers a big punch in cultural terms. This area is densely packed with restaurants, shops and bars. Often seen as a very middle class area, the West End does tend to have… Keep Reading

Best Bars in Glasgow’s Merchant City 2017

Last Updated: 30th January 2017 Our third major bar guide, this time looking at the often-requested and ever-popular Merchant City! The boundaries of this part of the city always seem to be shifting, however the generally accepted (by me) definition is that it is bordered by Royal Exchange Square/Queen Street to the west, Cochrane Street to the north, Argyle Street to the south and High Street to the east. As ever, I put out feelers to GOG’s ever-expanding Twitter following… Keep Reading

Top 5 Non Alcoholic Cocktails in Glasgow

So it’s January. You made it through the party season with your dignity (almost) intact. You made it through Christmas with only an extra two inches on your waistband. And you’ve made it through the first ten days of January, hitting the gym, ditching the pub and eating something called “Swiss chard”. But you’re ready to crumble. Dry January isn’t looking like such a daddy idea when your mates are heading out on a Friday night and you’ve made a… Keep Reading

Best Live Music Pubs in Glasgow 2017

Last Updated: 30th January 2017 Glasgow’s famous around the UK for its amazing live music scene, both for its nurturing of small, local acts and for drawing in the big names too. I’m sure you already know the popular gig venues, so we’re not going to look at those here – instead, read on for a list of some of the best pubs and bars to listen to some great live music while you enjoy a pint or two. The… Keep Reading

Best Cold Weather Hangouts in Glasgow

Oh the weather outside is frightful. But these bars are so delightful. Yep, Glasgow was plunged into winter this week, snow obviously didn’t get the memo that’s it’s still only November. But just because it’s baltic out there, it doesn’t mean you’ve got to hibernate. Make the most of this nippy weather, duck, dive and slip your way out of the wind, rain and ice and head to one of these toasty joints instead. Primed places, that are just right… Keep Reading

Best Craft Beer Bars in Glasgow

Craft Beer is having a bit of a moment all over the world, but in Glasgow, it’s having a bit of a minute. The appetite for refined brews with great flavour is bigger than ever in Glasgow, and every new bar that opens in town makes room for some niche beers on the menu. And craft beer isn’t just a brew with a heart, but it also gives you a clear head the next morning too. Today marks the start… Keep Reading