A stylish lounge bar, Delmonica's is a great meeting spot in Merchant City. Chic decor, comfy seating and cool vibes make this a great spot for after work drinks mid-week or for kicking the night off at weekends, there's even a mezzanine space that makes a choice venue for birthday parties and events.
Gay Bars in Glasgow
With a thriving LGBT community within the city, Glasgow has the nightlife to match. A diverse stock of great gay bars offer up everything you could want from your night out, whether it's conversation and cocktails or karaoke and dancing 'til dawn. Merchant City's Pink Triangle, boasts some of the best DJ bars and lounges to kick off your evening with pres, while the City Centre is a haven for clubbing. Whether you're looking for a low key hang or an all-out party, Glasgow's gay bars have it sussed.
The Riding Room is a popular late night spot for Glasgow's LGBT community in Merchant City. An utterly raucous hangout, this bar has everything from cabaret and cocktails, or magic and music, to an absinthe-fuelled evening of dancing and debauchery within its secluded booths.
AXM is a gay club that's garnered a solid reputation and a loyal crowd of regulars. The Merchant City social hub prides itself on a fun party atmosphere, affordable drink deals, top guest performers and plenty of quirky events that keep its fan base coming back time and time again.
A cool basement bar, Katie's Bar offers an utterly mixed bag to Glasgow's gay nightlife. Head here for epic pre-club partying at the weekend with a roster of disco tunes, as well as regular live shows with drag queens hosting everything from game shows to bingo giveaways.
Seven nights a week Speakeasy serves Glasgow's LGBTs with great eats, great drinks and great entertainment. Along with a stock of great DJs, resident hosts carry proceedings ranging from movie nights and karaoke, to camp club nights and midweek madness.
The Underground is a friendly John Street basement bar, with great drinks promos and fun events throughout the week. Along with regular karaoke and bingo, the Glasgow gay bar is also home to the city's monthly Bear Night, as well as a quirky roster of live entertainment.
While The Flying Duck isn't exclusively a gay bar, it is home to Glasgow's first indie gay night. Bring your dancing shoes for a stomping mix of old alt tunes and cutting edge indie that's free of any gimmicks and sure to add a dash more excitement to you nightlife antics.