Another bar with a prime location for post-skate tipples is Browns. Make a night of it and head to this bar around Christmas time for toasty Yuletide cocktails, hearty winter fare, the perfect reward after a day in the elements.
Bars to Visit Around Christmas Time in Glasgow
Christmas time, mistletoe and wine. Oh we do love love Christmas here at DesignMyNight, the raucous parties, the frantic shopping, the never-ending face stuffing. But we also love the magic and the glow of the festive season too, especially when it means having a romantic night out, or a catch up with friends in one of the city's cosy watering holes. So if you're looking for somewhere toasty to toast to the season, check out our guide to the Glasgow bars that take Christmas seriously.
Adorned in wood and always buzzy, Waxy's is a cosy bar, all year around, but even more so once the mistletoe and holly come out for Christmas. And with a prime location just off Georges' Square, it's the ultimate hot port retreat after a nice of scraping and skating on the ice.
A place that never fails to dress up for the occasion, Blythswood Square is must visit around Christmas time. Curl yourself around one of their festive concoctions and enjoy a cosy evening at this elegant hotel bar.
There's something rather nostalgic about Christmas, and something rather nostalgic about Rogano too. So it's the perfect place to meet old friends over Christmas. Enjoy some mulled wine or Champagne, or go all out with an oyster supper. If you're looking for a refined place for drinks this Christmas, it doesn't get more sophisticated than Rogano.
Make the journey over to The Finnieston for all kinds of cute this Christmas. With a dedicated gin menu and roaring fireplaces, you will warm up quickly in this lovely little spot.
With its pretty fairy lights, Stravaigin is a festive bar in Glasgow all year round, but it's also a gorgeous bar to visit at near Christmas. Great food and toasty vibes create the perfect ambiance for a pre-Christmas catch-up with friends.
Curler's Rest is a charming bar in the West End and the perfect hideaway after a chilly day trawling the boutiques on Byres Road. Curl up by the fire, get a glass of wine into you,, dig into some comfort food, and soak up the atmosphere. Warm, Christmas, and pretty dang perfect for a winter's evening.
Hummingbird is a likely spot to drink at Christmas time in Glasgow, so if you're looking for a few bevvies someplace stylish to get you feeling festive, this is the place to come. Quiet in the early evening, it's a relaxed sojourn for post shopping drinks, before heating up in the evening, with the perfect level of Christmas craziness.
Always ready to celebrate any occasion, you can bet that Hillhead Bookclub bring more than a little festive spirit. Spreading joy from their quaffable cocktails to their delicious Yuletide menu, they're one of the best Christmas bars in Glasgow to pay a visit of two.
This comfy Argyle Street watering hole always does Christmas with a twist. From their quirky festive decor to warming cocktails and hearty plates of grub, you'll be pressed to find a more inviting bar to visit this Christmas in Glasgow.