Best for beer gardens in Glasgow
- Eating and Drinking Guide
- 26 May 2017
Soak up those rare days of sunshine on these beer terraces and gardens
When the sun's out there's nothing like a cold beverage and good food in the outdoors. From Caribbean hangouts to craft brewery terraces, here's our selection of Glasgow's best bars with al fresco options.
39–43 Ashton Lane, Glasgow, G12 8SG
Once a neglected grassy knoll, Brel's back garden now boasts fitted benches where you can enjoy continental draft or a G&T in the sun – if it's a bit chilly head for the covered heated dining area outside the conservatory.
brel.com | read our review of Brel
Drygate Brewing Co.
85 Drygate, Glasgow, G4 0UT
Craft brewing meets good cooking in this East End industrial-styled beer wonderland with a bar and grill menu plus 26 draught craft beer taps to sample on the beer terrace.
drygate.com | read our review of Drygate Brewing Co.
445 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 8HH
Dog-friendly riverside bar with over 70 bottled beers, a menu of BBQ food and pub classics and a spacious beer garden – the perfect place to stop for a bite on a walk along the Kelvin, with biscuits for the dug.
inndeep.com| read our review of Inn Deep
The Kelbourne Saint
182 Queen Margaret Drive, Glasgow, G20 8NX
Behind this refurbished church community hall is a spacious back garden, complete with kids' play area, deck chairs and heated huts for enjoying rotisserie chicken, Apache Pilsner tank beer and cocktails.
kelbournesaint.com | read our review of Kelbourne Saint
The Rum Shack
657–659 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G41 2AB
Either a great reason to go Southside or your favourite neighbourhood bar, with a funky beer garden in which to enjoy Caribbean cooking and rum in the sun.
rumshackglasgow.com | read our review of The Rum Shack
WEST on the Green
Building 4 Templeton Building, Glasgow Green, Glasgow, G40 1AW
A German-style beer hall and brewery serving Bavarian-inspired food and home-brewed beers in a striking Glasgow Green building, with wooden benches outside that fill up fast with those in search of some al-fresco dining.
westbeer.com | read our review of WEST on the Green