Best Bars In Glasgow City Centre

Glasgow is chock-full of bars, so we'll forgive you for feeling a little overwhelmed when you're planning a night out in the city centre. Thankfully, we've compiled a list of some of the best (we know, we're too good). Take your pick from quirky hangouts that dish out junk food, exclusive lounges for a special occasion and fuss-free hideaways. Get the low-down on the best bars in Glasgow's city centre here. 

Last updated on 15th September 2022

Shilling Brewing Co.

202 user reviews 5

When in need of a microbrewery and taproom in Glasgow city centre, Shilling Brewing Co is coming in hot with its offering of craft beer. Think everything from IPAs to lagers and more, all accompanied by hand-stretched pizzas.

Walkabout Glasgow

227 user reviews 4

Sports bars in Glasgow city centre don't get much better than Walkabout, the fun spot showing everything on its big screens. Better yet, you can expect this Aussie spot to be whipping up plenty of top tucker, alongside lagers from down under when you want a mid-arvo or evening pint.


5 user reviews 5

This is one for Glasgow's gin lovers, Gin71 boasts then city's largest selection of gin from its central location. Enter the juniper-jollied wonderland and sip on quirky cocktails, artisan gin and home-brewed tonic in this gorgeous bar that's simply made for date nights. 

Pizza Punks

1 user review 5

Pizza Punks know the ultimate combination for a successful dinner date in Glasgow... experimental pizza slices and an unbeatable choice of quirky cocktail creations. Head to this city centre hangout to experience both in the bar's signature neon-lit surroundings. 

Champagne Central

2 user reviews 5

A stylish hotel bar, with a strong penchant for bubbly, Champagne Central is a unique retreat in Glasgow's city centre. Whether you're looking for somewhere fancy to have drink after a day of shopping or you're looking for a romantic date night location, this bar is sure to impress. 

Super Bario

3 user reviews 4

Offering something a little different for your night out in the Glasgow city centre, Super Bario is a quirky gaming bar that houses a wide array of classic video games for you to enjoy. Whether you're heading out on a quirky date night or chilling with mates, this place is a winner. 

Tingle Bar

1 user review 4

Want something a little quirky? Check out Tingle Shooter Bar where drinks are all served as shooters, making it the perfect pre-club experience. With its bright lights, exposed brickwork and urban decor, it feels like a cool and contemporary place to kick off your night.