Glasgow's number one haunt for girly get-togethers, extravagant cocktails and tasty brunch plates is now accepting bookings from 17th of May onwards. Whether you've got belated birthday celebrations or just springtime drinking in mind, Slug and Lettuce's reopening event is not to be missed.
The Glasgow Bars And Restaurants To Book Now
The COVID-19 crisis has well and truly taken all our lives and flipped them upside down, and no industry knows that better than hospitality. At last though, it seems like there's a pub-shaped light at the end of the tunnel, and when we do finally get the green light? You better believe we'll be going hard. Whether you're looking for a candlelit dinner with your star-crossed lover or a late night rave with your faves, check out our guide to the best Glasgow restaurants and bars reopening this month.
With 25 taps of the freshest craft beer, BrewDog Merchant City is as good a place as any to enjoy your first post-lockdown pint. From 26th of April the team here will be serving up their most popular tipples and burgers 'til 10pm on the terrace and until 8pm for those sitting inside.
Absurd Bird is inviting you to ditch the washing up gloves and leave the dirty work to them as they reopen for both indoor and outdoor dining on 26th of April. While some restrictions will remain in place in terms of group sizes and the serving of alcohol, the fun restaurant will be dishing up plates of crispy wings, juicy burgers and fluffy waffles from midday 'til late.
From 26th April Browns Brasserie & Bar will be accepting bookings of up to six people in their alfresco terrace or groups of up to four in their elegant dining room. While those dining indoor will be unable to order alcohol, outdoor groups will be able to tuck into the menu of cocktails, fine wines and Champagne.
With six bars spread over three floors, there's more than enough space for everyone at Waxy O'Connor's. The popular Irish bar boasts the best in friendly service and a craicing atmosphere. Head here from 17th of May onwards for hearty dishes, pints of Guinness and belated St Paddy's Day celebrations.
A gorgeous city centre bar with a covered terrace area, Ark will reopen on the 17th May for a summer of alfresco drinking, live sports and tasty bites. A popular spot with students, football fans and locals alike, we expect the North Frederick Steet haunt to be packed out with revellers once it swings opens its doors.
Missoula will be celebrating their return with a big and boozy reopening event in Glasgow this May. The fun party bar has a reputation for its cocktail masterclasses, sports screenings and live resident DJs, all of which will be swinging back into action, with new COVID-safe features throughout.
One of the most hotly-anticipated reopening parties in Glasgow, Hillhead Bookclub will be welcoming the return to normality (or at least some form of it), with BBQ plates. boozy brunches and a series of quirky events throughout the week. And with 1000s of bookings already lined up, the team have urged diners to plan ahead and book early to avoid disappointment.
Boasting one of Glasgow's biggest beer gardens, it's little surprise that WEST On The Green will be welcoming back drinkers and diners from Monday 26th of April. They will be serving homemade pizzas and freshly poured pints 'til 10pm, seven days a week with takeaway drinks still on offer for those unable to nab a table.
Opening on 26th of April, The Social will be celebrating the return of hospitality with cocktail trees, boozy brunches and gin masterclasses. With electric heaters and huge umbrellas, they'll be offering tables for up to six people on their outdoor terrace, ideal for long-overdue reunions with friends and family.