Late Night Bars in Glasgow
Sometimes staying out until midnight just ain't enough and, other times, even a nightclub doesn't scratch that party itch. In those times of great need, Glasgow has only one solution: a late night bar. From chilled out drinking dens and suave cocktail bars, to raucous party bars and an exclusive casino, if you're looking to stay out late in the city, we've got a few ideas of where to do it in our guide of the best late night bars in Glasgow.
Last updated on 22nd January 2018
One of the biggest parties in the city, Sub Club show no signs of slowing down when it comes to a night out in Glasgow. Join them for a roster of DJs, dancing, late night drinks and more as the sun goes down and the volume goes up.
Looking to party until the late hours? Alea Glasgow Casino will answer all your late-night partying needs as the venue stays open until 6am every day of the week. Feast on Indian food, sip cocktails in the lounge bar or try your hand in the Vegas-style casino.
Visit Slouch for a speakeasy-style bar with a heavy focus on Jazz, blues and Rock ‘n’ Roll – especially if its live! The bar serves an extensive selection of whiskey, rum, classic and bespoke cocktails. Occupied by the young professional crowd, the place is littered with chesterfield sofas, old-fashioned ornaments and chandeliers, making it ideal for chilling out with until 3am.
With opening hours that go well on past 1am every day of the week, Bavaria Brauhaus is a name you can trust when it comes to late night drinks in Glasgow. Join them for an authentic Bavarian drinking experience alongside beer and plenty more frivolities.
Open until 3am, seven nights a week, Maggie Mays is the perfect live music late night bar in Glasgow. With gigs every night, incredible food and drinks flowing, you don't need to wait until the weekend to stay up way past your bedtime. This fun music venue in Merchant City is cracking place to stay drinking and chatting long after the lights go out in other Glasgow bars.
If you're looking for an exclusive late night bar in Glasgow, join the club at 29 Private Members' Club. Open until 3am every night, this chic Merchant City hideaway on Royal Exchange Square, is the perfect bar to sit chatting and drinking late into the night.
Hailed as one of the most fun bars in Glasgow, it's no wonder that the late night offering at Hummingbird is to tempting. Join this late night bar for a fun filled evening of antics, cocktails, the potential for karaoke, DJs, dancing and plenty more.
Blue Dog is a cool cocktail bar in Glasgow City Centre that functions as a late night bar in Glasgow seven nights a week. Open until 3am, this plush piano bar serves up incredible cocktails until the wee hours, making it the ideal hang out for night owls looking to stay out late in Glasgow, without hitting the clubs.
Staying up late can also mean stepping back in time to a bygone era of jazz and blues at the Howlin’ Wolf. Sister bar Slouch is to speakeasys what Howlin’ Wolf is to Mississippi blues bars, with red chesterfield booths, interesting portraits on wooden walls and a commitment to cocktails. One particularly good draw is that their kitchen stays open till 2am, so you can get some late night feasting in with your sesh.
One of the most unique, late night bars in Glasgow, Riding Room is an eclectic space that combines talent, entertainment and cocktails aplenty. Join them not only for nights that last until as late as 3pm, there's cabaret, quirky drinks and plenty more.
Boteco do Brasil is a one stop party shop and late night bar in Glasgow. Open until 3am seven nights a week, this South American themed bar and restaurant in Merchant City, serves up tropical cocktails, exotic eats and feisty sounds every night. Head down for their red hot salsa club night or legendary jam sessions and party the wee hours - who cares if it's a work night?
Nice ‘N’ Sleazy is exactly the kind of bar you think it is and more. Open until 3 am every night of the week, the bar and sometimes nightclub caters to the weird and wonderful tastes of Glasgow, with weird film nights, alternative music and the occasional bout of rock ‘n’ roll, RnB, soul and new wave. This is the perfect place to spend the early hours if you’re a freak, geek or anything in between.