Cocktails are hot property of Absurd Bird, from the classic Negroni, to homemade Hooch that's created with a healthy amount of the bar's own-brand moonshine. As well as offering a banging happy hour, this fun bar brings the party every weekend with its epic boozy brunches.
Fun Time Party Bars in Glasgow
When it comes to throwing a stomping bash, Glaswegians know what they're doing. So it's little wonder that the city has some of the best party bars around. From midweek merriment to wild times at the weekend and uber-cool restaurants with raucous after-hours, there are tonnes of venues set to get you in the mood to dance and drink the night away. Here we round up our top picks of the best party bars in Glasgow, enjoy!
Located on the corner of St Vincent Street and West Nile Street, this split level bar is a cool hangout, and a lively destination for after work drinks, dinner with friends or quirky date nights. From fun wine-tasting sessions to cracking cocktails, All Bar One is a staple in Glasgow's nightlife scene.
If you're looking for a laid-back, casual drinking affair, head to Sauchiehall Street's Variety Bar. Art deco in its theme, the boozer attracts a mixed crowd, from rowdy students to gig-goers and those just looking to while away a few hours, with its giant fish tank as a star attraction.
An Argyle Street name that will have you rubbing your hungover head come morning, McChuills is undeterred in its bid to bring you some of the best late-night antics in the city. An Irish bar with a penchant for wild times, head on down for affordable pints and partying.
A fun bar in Merchant City, Speakeasy is the perfect place to party if you like your tunes camp and your drinks cheap. A stylish venue with booth seating, wicked DJs and a resident drag queen hostess, head here to dance your socks off and enjoy some pure, unadulterated fun.
This centrally located Merchant City bar is the perfect place to head if you're keen to keep your night going right on through until the early hours. Although a cafe by day, the contemporary space transforms into a twinkly lit dancing den as dusk falls, when things start to get really fun.
Katie's Bar is a gay gastro bar that serves up classic Scottish cuisine with a side of raucous entertainment, fabulous drag queens and brilliantly affordable drinks prices. From karaoke events to full-blown drag performances, this place guarantees a fun night out no matter what.
This Bath Street bar is the perfect place if you're looking to party. With stylish spaces throughout, as well as cool private rooms, Hummingbird will cater to your needs, whether you're looking for pre-drinks in the city centre, or staying put for a night of dancing and karaoke.
A sleek and sultry space, come the weekend Distrikt sees Glasgow's young city professionals get all dolled up and dance the stresses of the week away. Complete with a red carpet entrance and bouji booths for large groups, this place is the perfect night out for a birthday celebration, VIP style.
If you're looking for a little refinement on your night out, head to Blue Dog where you'll find guest singers and live pianists playing a mix of blues and jazz. With velvet nooks perfect for cosying up in, Blue Dog is the perfect late-night date destination.
Craving an escape from the cold weather? Do the hula and down a cocktail at this slice of Polynesian paradise in Glasgow City Centre. The Tiki Bar and Kitsch Inn is one of the city's quirkiest places for guzzling fruity concoctions, disco dancing and hedonistic nights out.
One of the city's best-loved bars, Revolution has got a reputation for its nights of debauchery. With a New York-style aesthetic, this contemporary venue has exposed brick walls, pendant lights and glitter-framed mirrors, making weekend debauchery a little bit slicker.
This quirky West End bar is bursting with character and charm. Open dawn till dusk, Hillhead Bookclub boasts a jam-packed schedule of DJs spinning an eclectic mix of cheesy classics and contemporary beats, as well as regular BYOB nights which are memorable to say the least.
The Flying Duck is a boisterous live music venue that's welcomed some of the scene's biggest names as well as plenty of raising stars. If you're looking for a fun night out (especially if that involves a moshpit) this is an essential party bar in Glasgow for you to check out.
Bloc+ is a fun, forward-thinking bar and independent music venue that's always got a party going. From incredible live music sessions to DJ nights, there's always something for everyone to enjoy while knocking back their signature cocktails and tasty vegan junk food dishes.
Mezcal is a lively taqueria and bar in the city centre, specialising in innovative Mexican dining and hand-crafted cocktails. As well as giving its visitors a taste of South America through its food and drink, it also welcomes an ever-rotating variety of DJs to bring fun fiesta vibes on the weekend.
Brought to you by some of the finest late-night minds in the business, Sub Club is gritty, authentic and a bucket load of fun. Known as one of the UK's best clubs, the venue has a no-frills approach to clubbing. Think world-class DJs, great sound systems and a constantly packed dance floor.
Nice 'N' Sleazy is a cracking place to get the party started on Sauchiehall Street. Styled like a vintage American dive bar, expect retro decorations, dim red lighting and bright neon signs., with fab food, great drinks and some of Glasgow's best DJs... it's the ideal late-night hangout.