Ashton Lane taproom Innis & Gunn may be better known for its impressive selection of craft beer on tap, but they also just happen to play host to some of the quirkiest events in the city. Taking on a different theme each month, their 'versus' dinners challenge ticketholders to feast on a range of dishes, from Scottish haggis to gin-infused food and all American burgers, washed down with a whole lotta' beer.
Something A Little Different in Glasgow
There are tonnes of fun bars in Glasgow, but sometimes you want a bit more from your after-work drinks or birthday night out than simply a quiet pint or some good tunes. Enter: our 'Something a Little Different' section, stocked full of quirky hangouts and alternative bars to offer you an evening out with a certain je ne sais quoi.
Sloans is bringing the best in folk music every Wednesday night. Experience an evening of enchanting sounds where you can play a little yourself, listen to it all, grab a drink, and have a bit of a different night.
Whodunnit host murder mystery events across Glasgow, bringing an extra dash of entertainment to your usual dining experience. If you're in the mood to test your brain while tucking into a delicious meal, these are your guys.
When it comes to a unique night out in Glasgow, you certainly shouldn't be bogged down by the boring, and that's where Shilling Brewing Co. come in. Join them not only for delicious serves of authentic, Italian pizza, there's a roster of brilliant craft beers to boot.
Waxy O'Connor's is so much more than just an Irish pub, it is also a twisty, turny, brilliantly intricate venue, featuring incredible decor throughout its three floors. Head there for a fresh pint of Guinness, some hearty dishes and some seriously unique surroundings.
Looking to do something a little different with your partner on a Wednesday night? Check out what Boteco have in store for you both at their regular salsa night. You'll get to learn new moves in a vibrant setting with delicious food and drink to reward your efforts.
When it comes to looking for a little extra from your pint, West Brewery has certainly got it sorted. What better place to enjoy a cold brew than within the same walls it's made? This brewery meets bar is a stylish hangout, with cracking beers, tasty grub and a friendly feel.
Those of you that fancy trying something unique in Glasgow will be hard pushed to give this place a miss. Sultry, sexy and sophisticated with markedly speakeasy inspired interiors, Tabac is a wonderland of cocktails and mixes that will keep you heading back for more.
Fancy a bit of ping pong, or a few rounds on the Super Nintendo? Maybe you want to drink cocktails out of an old gramophone, play bingo or join the sewing club? Hillhead Bookclub is a hive of offbeat activity where folk congregate for a quirky night out.
As if the grand surroundings weren't enough, the adjoining casino at Teller's Bar in the Corinthian Club certainly gives a fresh spin to your Glasgow night out. Open until 6am, this is the most happening hang out after hours with great cocktails and a lively crowd.
We're suckers for themed bars, so The Tiki Bar and Kitsch Inn was always going to be a winner. A fruity, fun bar on Bath Street, the cocktails come in ceramic jars straight from the South Pacific, the chairs are made of rattan and the DJ booth is actually a beach hut.
Cabaret stars and cage style booths; The Riding Room is definitely one of the wildest venues in Glasgow. Whether you're out on a debaucherous date or having a drink in Merchant City, The Riding Room's eclectic roster will certainly give you something new to try.
Loud, grand and oh so unique, enjoy all things German at this Bavarian inspired beer house in Glasgow. From quirky interiors down to steins and schnitzels, there's barely anywhere else like it in the city, and it's begging for a visit.