If you’re in the mood for mouth-watering cocktails but you also quite fancy some brunch food, then you have definitely come to the right place. We’ve put together a list of top tier brunch spots in Glasgow that also do delicious cocktails. Good food and great drinks? Cheers to that!
Barras Art and Design (BAaD) is an amazing collection of spaces where you can enjoy great food, drink and entertainment all in one place. This sun-soaked venue and container yard lives in one of the most exciting historical areas of Glasgow, The Barras Market, and is a great spot to enjoy a delicious brunch washed down with a Havana Club cocktail.
54 Calton Entry, Glasgow G40 2SB
Want cocktails and croques in a laid back atmosphere? Visit Tabac on Mitchell Lane for brunch with a twist. Drink ‘The Impresso Martini’ a delicious Havana Club cocktail that is guaranteed to… (yes, you guessed it) impress.
10 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU
3. The Ubiquitous Chip
The Ubiquitous Chip is practically a Glaswegian institution and when you step into this gorgeous, leafy paradise, it’s easy to see why! Take your brunch with a side of The Glenlivet whisky cocktails at this brilliantly quirky restaurant within the West End’s jewel that is Ashton Lane.
12 Ashton Lane, Glasgow G12 8SJ
4. The Dirty Duchess
This cheeky pub describes itself as a “traditional Victorian boozer transformed into a brash party bar”, which honestly, already sounds like a great place to get brunch. Add some incredible burgers and Jameson cocktails to that, and you are set at The Dirty Duchess.
1038 Argyle St, Finnieston, Glasgow G3 8LX
Want to eat brunch in an A-listed Gothic Revival Church originally built in 1863 and now transformed into a theatre, bar and restaurant? Then just head on over to Websters in the heart of Glasgow’s West End. There are two outside seating areas for you to brunch in the sun, and just FYI – the Beefeater Gin cocktails are delicious.
416 Great Western Rd, Glasgow G4 9HZ
Bet you didn’t think we’d have another former church turned bar, restaurant and theatre lined up for you, but guess what..we do! Cottiers is a hidden beauty with a huge beer garden to boot. Partially covered, packed with lush greenery and set against the stunning backdrop of the church, it’s the perfect spot to enjoy a The Glenlivet whisky cocktail with your food.
93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow G11 5PU
7. The Big Feed
The Big Feed is a street food market that boasts an array of food vendors serving sweet and savoury treats from all over the world. And whether you prefer a Beefeater Strawberry Gin Smash, a Havana Club Blackberry & Mint Mojito, or an Absolut Raspberri Mule – you’ll find you’re spoiled for choice when it comes to the cocktails too!
249-325 Goven Rd, Glasgow G51 2SE
8. The Thornwood
The Thornwood is a great spot for a classic brunch with some Beefeater or Malfy Gin cocktails on the side. With vegan and veggie options available and delicious hot waffles for those with a sweet tooth, there’s something for everyone at this joint.
724 Dumbarton Rd, Glasgow G11 6RB
9. August House
Offering house music, all-day dining and creatively crafted cocktails, August House is an all-day venue that opened in 2022. For someone who loves deep house, a decent concoction and good food, the venue just hits the spot transforming us to warmer climates than our wee Glasvegas. Plus, the spot is decked in disco balls and hosts regular themed brunches, such as The Glitterball Brunch, which is all about disco and house.
For those impartial to some Italian food, head to Amore for an absolute feast of a brunch. Guests can enjoy a set three-course meal for £17.95, with classic options such as Caprese and Lasagne, as well as the restaurant’s own takes like the Penne Amore with penne pasta cooked with strips of chicken, mushrooms, broccoli, peas & red onion, in a garlic cream sauce with a touch of chilli “cooked with Amore”. The drinks menu is just as good, with awesome cocktail options like the Frozen Aperol Spritz. Beloved options like Bellinis, Limoncello Spritzes, Espresso Martinis and more are also available to make for a lovely brunch.