Cheap Nights Out in Glasgow
Going out can be expensive. Drinks, dinner, door charges; it all adds up. So whether you're a cash-strapped student in Glasgow, an economical raver or a thrifty young professional, we want you to get more bang for your buck on your next night out. From dinner deals in top restaurants to rock bottom prices in undergrad clubs, check out this selection of cheap nights out in Glasgow.
Last updated on 9th August 2016
Easy going by nature and pocket friendly in price, McChuills is as laid-back pubs in Glasgow come. Nurturing a love for all things live music of the folk persuasion, head down to this lively bar for a bit of gigging fun and some international beers from their bar well stocked in old, new and independent labels that make for one cheap night out in Glasgow.
With general entry costing a mere £4, Ultimate Power is a cheap club night in Glasgow dedicated solely to showcasing the best music that has ever been produced. As vague as that might sound, the night features songs by the likes of Bon Joiv, Michael Jackson, Queen and Oasis, and encourages its guests to let loose. All the songs are classics; all the songs are well known; all the songs will leave you smiling from ear to ear.
While this chic New York style grill bar may not seem like the place to take a cheap date, head down on Tuesdays and you'll bag yourself an upmarket night out at downmarket prices. Burger vs Steak Frites Tuesdays see the two dishes go head to head. Burger or steak for two with skinny fries and a bottle of wine for £30, and at a first class eatery like this, that's what we call a ma-hoo-sive, steal.
A West End student-friendly nightclub with a cool crowd and fun vibes. Drinks at Viper start at £1 midweek and £1.50 weekends, this means having a tipple or two on your night out in Glasgow, need not be such a pricey affair.
Republic Bier Halle is another bar that oozes cool rather than cut-price. But head down at dinner time for two-for-one pizzas, making this spot a popular one with in-the-know students. If you'd rather an evening on the sauce instead, order a stein of beer and bag yourself a free bratwurst. A merry night out on not much money in Glasgow.
With One Dolla Thursdays every week at Bamboo, along with great offers every other night, this party club is one thrifty tavern in Glasgow City Centre. Students, make sure you bring your ID cards along, for extra undergrad discounts.
Campus is Sauchiehall Street's very own frat house. This bar and club serves the student masses with cheap as chips, eh, chips along with other thrifty eats throughout the week. Always-on drinks promos make for low cost clubbing, while occasional offers give free entry and complimentary munchies at events. A marked-down madhouse for students in Glasgow.
Flat 0/1 probably has the most cut price drinks in Glasgow. This Bath Street party pad does its best to resemble a house bash, and that includes some majorly marked-down drinks. With free entry, half pints of cider for less than a pound and supermarket stubbies for £1.50, if you're looking for a frugal flat party in Glasgow, Flat 0/1 knows how to throw a bargain bash.
The Slug & Lettuce is the answer to all of your cheap night out in Glasgow qualms. Somewhere you can come for some daytime delights and evening fun in equal measure, this place turns up the tunes to create more of an atmosphere for cocktail supping. With drinks coming in at quite the steal for under £10 you can spend all night in this lush haven.
The Garage has been serving empty-pocketed undergrads for nearly 20 years. With drink promos and guest list offers seven nights a week, if you're looking for a frugal party palace, The Garage is a Sauchiehall Street go-to.
If you're looking for an after work drink in Glasgow of a Friday, Hummingbird on Bath Street will sort you out. The stylish Glasgow bar boasts early evening drinks promos to get you in the mood for Friday night festivities. Half-price cocktails set the tone for a fun weekend in Glasgow.