Metropolitan offers some great options for a sophisticated 40th birthday. With spaces like the Piano Bar providing a suave setting for a more calm affair, or the bustling Merchant Square serving an ideal setting for more lively proceedings, this chic bar can provide you with a tailor-made night out.
40th Birthday Party in Glasgow
Now it's time to celebrate and show those thirty-somethings how to really party, but not all forty-year-olds are made equal. Some want a glamorous night out with glitzy cocktails and canapes, while others prefer a few pints in the pub with pals or a laid back dinner with family. Whatever takes your fancy, kick-start a new decade in style with our guide planning a 40th birthday party in Glasgow.
Swing is one of Glasgow's most interesting venues, taking inspiration from the 1920s and 30s jazz scene with live bands and regular performances against an art deco backdrop. If you fancy sipping cocktails and getting down to some music in a unique setting, this is your place.
Horn Please is a renowned restaurant that's mixing it up when it comes to Indian dining in Glasgow. With a quirky decor, vibrant atmosphere and fresh and delicious plates, this is one Glasgow restaurant not to miss if you're craving a unique dinner for your 40th birthday.
Cool and classy, this gorgeous Italian restaurant near the city centre brings you classic cocktails, fine wines and some truly incredible plates of food. With everything from large table bookings to full venue hire available it's a perfect spot for a 40th birthday celebration.
Brasserie Abode is an all-day eatery in Glasgow with contemporary decor, chesterfield booths an floor-to-ceiling windows that flood the place with light. Whether you fancy a birthday brunch or dinner, the menu is packed with brasserie classics that can be paired with wine and cocktails.
A birthday party gem in the heart of Merchant City, this restaurant can provide everything you need for your celebrations and all under one roof at that. From late night antics and drinks to cocktails and dinner, Browns cover all birthday bases as you head into the big 4-0.
One of the most sophisticated restaurant bars in Glasgow, Arta caters for birthdays in the city like no other. Whether your necking back drinks at their bar, taking in the regal interiors or settling down for dinner, a 40th birthday spent here is a birthday spent right.
The Gardener is easily one of Glasgow's prettiest cocktail bars, with floral-inspired decor and signature mixes that'll send you nicely into a new decade. Celebrate your 40th birthday here and expect to find brilliant boozy brunches, fresh lunches and hearty celebratory dinners.
Looking to splash the cash on your big day? Tellers bar at The Corinthian is certainly the place to visit. Expect to revel in a luxurious settings, with opulent decor and expertly-curated menus of exquisite food and drink that's sure to make for some lasting memories.
This cool Glasgow cafe bar is blends contemporary furnishings with a vintage feel to add a touch of class to your partying. Dishes such as Rockafella Skink, roasted fillet of Scotch beef, salted beef mac and cheese and churros are sure to sweep you off your feet on your big day.
Spending your birthday in Glasgow with a little booze and beef couldn't be better spent than at Alston Bar & Beef. Not only will their wine list and beer selection impress, their trendy interiors come paired with some of the best plates of meat in the business.
The Ubiquitous Chip is a choice bar on Ashton Lane for your birthday festivities. With some stunning spaces to choose from, the folks at the here are well versed in throwing exquisite parties with top food options as well as great wines and pretty decor, ensuring your 40th birthday will be one to remember.
Book yourself a space at the gorgeous Doubletree Hilton. Just ten minutes away from Queen Street and Central train station, it offers a range of beautiful areas ideal for celebrating the big 4-0 in style, alongside delicious food and a great selection of drinks to keep your party guests happy.
If you want dinner and a show for your 40th, look no further than Wild Cabaret. Offering an eclectic mix of cutting-edge performances and classic burlesque shows, alongside all-star cabaret and comedy nights, this quirky bar promises something a little different with every visit.