If you're looking for nights out in Glasgow for couples, make sure that Hillhead Bookclub is on your radar. The brilliant bar and party palace is hosting all kinds of events, from drag bingo bonanzas to wild discos. Plus, there's a bunch of top scran and boozy concoctions.
Best Things To Do For Couples In Glasgow
Dinner and a movie is nice and all, but sometimes the same old format can get a little repetitive -don't you think? Fortunately for you lovebirds, this city is filled with fun and quirky activities for two, offering everything from themed bars and hilarious events to romantic restaurants and hands-on happenings. Discover all these and more in our pick of the best things to do in Glasgow as a couple.
Spend an evening with your sweetheart tucking into a Mediterranean spread of traditional and innovative tapas at Cubatas, the city's finest Spanish restaurant. To drink? A selection of wines, beers, cocktails and sangria, of course.
Delmonica's has been at the heart of the city's gay scene for decades now, offering a welcoming environment to chill out and drink in. And on the right night? The venue plays host to some of the very best drag performers who are sure to keep you on your toes.
Boozy brunches are a no-brainer when it comes to places to go in Glasgow for couples and there are very few places as special as The Gardener. Combining seasonal plates with handcrafted cocktails and beautifully botanical interiors, this restaurant is a stunning choice for daytime dates.
WEST on the Green is one of the best pubs in Glasgow for couples. Housed inside a former carpet factory, the beer hall and restaurant is pouring up some of the freshest sips around for craft pint fanatics inside and out on its extensive terrace, thanks to its on-site brewery.
Ever wanted to find out how YO! make their sushi? Well, now you can. Every Wednesday at its venue on West George Street, they're hosting a sushi school where you can create four different types of the good stuff, as well eat them alongside gyoza, edamame and fizz or beer.
On the hunt for the ultimate date night location in Merchant City? Festival Village is the alfresco haven you didn't know you needed. Bring your beau over for themed decor which changes with the seasons, not to mention mouthwatering street food and unique cocktails.
Treat your other half to a night of wining and dining at a romantic restaurant. Housed in the converted Stirling Library, The Spiritualist boasts a back bar with over 300 spirits, while food comes in the form of seafood sharing platters and various specialities.
Fun date ideas in Glasgow's city centre? Get your game on with a trip to this quirky arcade bar. Sip on a great selection of local and international beers as you challenge your partner to a competition of Mortal Kombat II, Ridge Racer or one of Super Bario's many other retro offerings.
If your idea of a great date night in Glasgow involves juniper-laced drinks - and whose doesn't? - then you've come to the right place. Specialists in artisan spirits, homemade tonics and botanical cocktails, Gin71 is also bringing the wow-factor for looks.
Witty one-liners and humorous anecdotes are the order of the day at The Stand Comedy Club. A must for fans of a good laugh, this event is bringing together some of the freshest talents and finest names on the circuit for a hilarious evening.
When the sun decides to show its face? The season of outdoor dining well and truly commences. Cue The Finneston; a gin den, pub, speakeasy and seafood restaurant in one. Ideal for summer date nights, it's also got a gorgeous foliage-covered courtyard area.
Mezcal is serving up a winning combo of tacos, tequila and techno from its central abode. The quirky cantina will have you and your partner swooning over delicious Mexican dishes, classic cocktails and a wicked party soundtrack courtesy of live DJ sets.
Boteco Do Brasil is your one-stop shop for fun things for couples to do in Glasgow. Not only does this bold bar and restaurant blast a playlist of Latin American grooves, but its food and drink offerings are just as vivacious, as hearty Brazilian plates come paired with punchy rum cocktails.
Head on over to The Ivy for a romantic date night with your partner. Taking pride of place on Buchanan Street, the lavish restaurant and bar fronts botanical decor, handcrafted cocktails and fine dining that's sure to sweep your love off their feet.
Looking for something a little different? Wee Food Tour is giving you a taste of truly authentic Scottish cuisine as it takes you around some of this city's top spots. You'll be trying 20 different bits and bobs along the way and getting an inside look at Glasgow's culinary scene.