Secret Bars in Glasgow

Looking for something a little different from your night on the town? Venture away from the beaten track and you might just find a secret well worth keeping in the shape of basement escapes and quirky cocktail haunts. The hidden bars of Glasgow are pretty hard to come by, so we’ve whipped up this handy list and done all the hard work for you. 

Last updated on 27th December 2019




The Poetry Club plays host to regular small-scale theatrics, performance art, spoken-word events, as well as large parties, projections and live music shows. This secret West End bar is a dark and cosy auditorium that is just as raucous as the infamous warehouse space that sits above it.

Tabac

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A sultry hideaway that's pinned itself as a den for illicit drinking, draft beer and vintage trinkets, Tabac is one slick secret bar. Expect to stumble upon a lusty lair with a back bar that dedicated its libations to Leche de Pantera, a Spanish legionnaire's drink of choice. 

The Berkeley Suite

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A secret bar in every meaning of the word, The Berkeley Suite is a decadent vintage style ballroom and late night bar, hidden behind a pawn shop on the side of the motorway. Nights here feature kick-ass DJs, killer club nights and stunning surroundings.