Bars in Merchant Square

Merchant Square is a cool cluster of restaurants and bars in Merchant City. With a prime location on Candleriggs, it's the perfect spot for after-work drinks, date night, or birthday night out in Glasgow. It's indoor square with an outdoor vibe makes it the perfect spot for people watching, while a big screen in the centre create a hub for watching live sport. Bars in Merchant Square are some of the best bars in Glasgow and whether you're after cocktails with friends, or dinner with your dearest, Merchant Square has something to suit every night out in Glasgow. 

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2 user reviews

With it's own balcony overlooking all the action, Arisaig is one of the most popular restaurants and bars in Merchant Square. A great spot for sophisticated dining in Glasgow, the balcony and outside seats are prime people-watching real estate as well as the ideal party venue while the bar itself is a haven of fine Scottish fare and finer Scottish malts. 

Happily Affordable ££
Merchant City


3 user reviews

A romantic date night bar on Merchant Square Boudoir is a seductive Glasgow cocktail bar and wine bar rolled into one. Perched on the corner of Candleriggs, outdoor tables make this a prime spot for afterwork tipples in the summer, or a cosy date night destination once the early evening set in. 

Happily Affordable ££
Merchant City


3 user reviews

Metropolitan is a multi-level, multi-faceted bar in Merchant Square. A cool spot for afterwork cocktails, birthday nights out, date night dinner or even a boozy brunch, whether you're sitting upstairs on the balcony or downstairs on the bar, you'll be able to catch all the Merchant Square action in this chic Glasgow bar. 

Splash the Cash £££
Merchant City

Beer Cafe

1 user reviews

With its ma-hoo-sive selection of world beers, Beer Cafe is any brew-buffs favourite bar in Merchant Square. Outdoor seating makes this place something of a suntrap at certain times of the day - and certain times of the year - and the perfect place to people watch in Merchant City.  

Happily Affordable ££
Merchant City

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