20 Bars To Take Your Girlfriend In Glasgow

While we all love a routine, a relationship needs surprises to keep things spicy. That's where we come in. From enviable cocktail joints to cool bars with quirky activities, these places all offer something special when it comes to date nights. We've rounded up the very best bars in Glasgow to take your girlfriend, so you can get out of the house a little and explore some of the best things for couples to do around the city. 

Riding Room

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The Riding Room is a Merchant City bar with an eclectic roster of entertainment, from burlesque and cabaret shows, to magicians and musicians. As well as being a staple in Glasgow's LGBT community, it's a buzzing hub for cocktail sipping and raucous antics seven days a week.


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Tabac is a cosy bar that's perfect for an intimate night out in Glasgow with your girlfriend. The entire venue is drenched in a cloak of dark allure, with a delicately balanced cocktail menu of innovative mixes to make her swoon, it's the perfect location for your next date night.


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Gin71 is a dedicated gin and cocktail lounge, the first of its kind is Glasgow, with the city's largest selection of artisan gins. Head here with your girlfriend to sample a wide choice of spirits, homemade tonics and superb cocktails, alongside a decent selection of seasonal plates to pair. 

This is one for the competitive couples of the city... Fore Play Crazy Golf which combines crazy golf, booze and the tastiest street food for the ultimate quirky date night in Glasgow. If you and the girlfriend would like the chance to indulge in a little competition, this fun bar is your place.


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If you're girlfriend is a gamer, she's going to love R-Cade. The unique gaming bar in the Saltmarket area boasts arcade cabinets ranging from Super Mario Bros and Pac-Man all the way up to Halo on the Xbox, alongside a wide choice of imported drinks to quench your thirst.

The Gardener

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The Gardener, is an Ashton Lane beauty, awash with hanging plants, exposed brickwork and stain-washed walls. Take your girlfriend here and you can feats on all manner of delicious seasonal plates, with expertly mixed cocktails to match the botanical interiors. 

Hillhead Bookclub

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Hillhead Bookclub is a fun party bar in Glasgow, with an eclectic roster of live music, quirky events and unique activities. As well as being a hub for all things entertainment, this venue dishes up some seriously good scran for an affordable price, so you can treat the girlfriend without a worry.