Top 15 Pubs in Glasgow

There is no doubt that this was one of the most difficult lists to collate, because let's face it, we've got some pretty wonderful pubs. From whiskey haunts to gastro faves, real ale hubs to Irish hideaways, our city is bursting at the seams with watering-holes, each with their own unique feel and features. But there can only be ten winners, so in no particular order, check out our guide to the top 15 pubs in Glasgow. 

Drum & Monkey

62 user reviews 4

Old meets the new at one of the prettiest pubs in Glasgow. Transforming an old bank building in to a haven for all things beer, join Drum & Monkey for British pub favourites, specialty ales and a cool, historical enviroment.

Curler's Rest

15 user reviews 4

Boasting some of the best gastro pub grub in the city, and one mighty selection of real ales and niche beer. this cosy pub in the West End has all you need for a night down the pub. Make sure you head here on the weekend, the Sunday Roast is legendary. 

The Ben Nevis

2 user reviews 5

The Ben Nevis is an Argyle Street pub with bespoke Scottish decor and some of the finest whisky in the city. Polishing things off are the regular traditional folk nights, community feel and dog-friendly policy, all of which make this charming hideaway one of the top 10. 

WEST On The Green

158 user reviews 4

In search of a cracking craft brew? Go straight to the source at WEST On The Green. One of Glasgow's most protected buildings, the pub's grand windows overlook the brewhouse and extensive beer garden, while the interiors are made up of dark wood and original features. 

Oran Mor

4 user reviews 3

This converted church on the corner of Byre's Road and an easy fit in our rundown. With incredible architecture, a unique roster of events, and some quality food and drink offerings too, Oran Mor is a sprawling West End pub that offers something little different in Glasgow's nightlife. 

The Pot Still

2 user reviews 5

Not only does The Pot Still have a seriously immense whiskey selection and the knowledge to back it up, but it also boasts Glasgow's first ever women's whiskey club. A popular spot for after-work drinking, this place is bustling every evening, adding to the special feel of this 150-year-old pub.