Best Bars For Big Groups In Glasgow

While we all love to party hard with our posse, going out en masse can be tricky to organise. Whether it's a strict door policy, or a tight-squeeze in the venue, sometimes you and your crew simply won't all fit. To solve this problem? We've rounded up the very best bars for big groups in Glasgow right here, allowing you and all of your friends to get your drinking and dancing on, without having to limit the guestlist.

Last updated on 27th May 2022

Browns has a range of bookable areas for larger groups, including a private space for up to 60 guests. Alongside its range of cocktails, wine, gin and Champagne, the restaurant bar offers a diverse menu of classic brasserie dishes along with plenty of gluten free, vegan and veggie options too. 

Shilling Brewing Co.

164 user reviews 5

With pizza and more beer on tap than even you and your mates can get through, Shilling Brewing Co is a top place to take the whole gang. The brand specialises in brewing their own pints on site as well as having a fridge full of interesting tins, perfect to be soaked up by one of their stone-baked pizzas.

The Berkeley Suite

5 user reviews 4

The Berkeley Suite is a City Centre bar with art deco drinking den meets vaudeville theatre decor, velvet dancehall chairs and plush booths for your group to sink hours into. Music takes centre stage, with the venue being renowned for cutting edge DJs, alongside some incredibly mixed cocktails. 


4 user reviews 5

Lebowski's is a haven for guzzling white Russians and chomping away on stacked burgers with all of your pals. Head here on a weekend and make the most of the quirky decor of exposed brick and wallpaper, live DJs blasting killer tunes and eclectic crowd of fun-loving movie buffs and bluffs alike. 

Pizza Punks

1 user review 5

Pizza Punks is a cool restaurant bar that's an essential venture for larger groups in Glasgow. Kick your night off with a round of quirky cocktails and a whole load of their famous slices, against a vibrant backdrop of neon lighting, industrial interiors and cool decor. 

Republic Bier Halle

5 user reviews 4

With long European-style benches and 2-4-1 pizza, Republic Bier Halle is a crowd-pleasing venue in the centre of Glasgow. Located in a roomy basement, the spot is also known for their generous beer offerings, banging tunes and potent brews with outdoor seating for summer.


6 user reviews 5

Arta is a Mediterranean themed bar and restaurant in the heart of Merchant City, with Hacienda-style decor of white wash walls, wooden beams, archways and courtyards. Their extensive list of cocktails and sangria come paired with live music and performances, drawing in groups of 30-somethings.

The Garage

9 user reviews 4

The Garage on Sauchiehall Street is the perfect party destination for groups. A massive club with several spaces and rooms, there will be plenty to keep everyone happy, while booth bookings and a private VIP room means you can make a night of it without worrying whether you will all fit. 

The Spanish Butcher

2 user reviews 5

The Spanish Butcher is a New York-style restaurant bar with bare brick walls and polish concrete flooring aplenty. Head here with your group and you can indulge yourselves in delicious bites inspired by the Mediterranean alongside handpicked bottles of fine wine.