Drygate Brewing Co.
- Telephone 0141 212 8810
- Opening times Mon–Sun 11am–midnight
- Bar open Mon–Sun 11am–midnight
- Food served Mon–Fri noon–10pm; Sat/Sun noon–10pm
- Average price Sandwich and soup or soft drink averages £7 (set lunch); £17.50 (evening meal)
- Website drygate.com
An industrial-sized cornucopia of craft beer on the East End of town, proving daily that seeing truly is believing with its own viewable working brewery. Drygate Brewing Co. includes a bar, kitchen, brewery and an events space.
So many places across town claim to be the official aficionados of craft beer, yet few can boast a working brewery into which you can actually witness the next batch being produced, laboratory style, as you relax and sample their latest creation. And if being able to see the full beer-making process from cradle to grave isn't interesting enough then sampling Drygate's wares will certainly ensure a eureka moment. While Seven Peaks Mosaic IPA is a delicately citrus-infused session beer, the spirit of collaboration within Drygate Brewery boasts other such wonders such as Up Front Brewing's dark, malty and mysterious Ahab Stout. Given their approach to beer it seems reasonable that the food options would be equally as innovative, and in fact it alters every few months. Some staples still abide, however, so make sure to sample the simply delectable pork, black pudding and chorizo burger.
- Private dining: Up to 550 covers
- Provides: Children's portions, Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Outdoor tables, Free wi-fi
- Music on stereo: Light house and indie music.
- Live entertainment: Gigs, local label showcases, Celtic Connections Late Night Sessions, Open Mic, Spoken Word
- Capacity: 120
- Largest group: 50
- Open since: 2014
- Number of wines sold by the glass: 17
- House wine: £16.50 per bottle
Events at this venue
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20 Seaward Street
'20 Seward Street' is an unconvential fusion of opera, jazz and musical hall performed in Glaswegian vernacular by an international cast.
Sat 6 Oct
£3.90–£7 / 0141 212 8810
Sun 7 Oct
£3.90–£7 / 0141 212 8810
Alyn Cosker Group
Aberdeen-born drummer who drives Tommy Smith's bands as well as the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, with his quartet.
Mon 22 Oct
£10 (Students free) / 0141 212 8810
Part of Glasgow Cathedral Festival.
Bflf Glasgow - DJ Dave Booth (stone Roses Tour Dj), Manchester Theme Party
What kind of fun are we going to have? * DJ Dave Booth, Stone Roses' official tour DJ plays a Madchester indie and Hacienda set, just a wee bit quieter! * Madchester- optional but fully encouraged fancy dress theme * Licensed bar * Club lighting * Craft area with themed crafts * Play area with tents and tunnels * Giant…
Sun 23 Sep
£6.70–£8.83 / 0141 212 8810
Brew HaHa @ Drygate
Comedy and craft beer in the first of a series of regular comedy nights.
Thu 4 Oct
Thu 1 Nov
Thu 6 Dec
Thu 3 Jan 2019
Gcf2018 Event 4: Jazz at Drygate/alyn Cosker
FRESH ELECTRIC JAZZ SERVED WITH A SIDE OF CRAFT BEER Celebrated Scottish jazz drummer Alyn Cosker, the driving engine at the back of the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, continues the 2018 festival’s evening programme. With Steve Hamilton on keys, Davie Dunsmuir on guitar and Colin Cunningham on bass, the quartet…
Mon 22 Oct
£10 / 0141 212 8810
Ímar - Avalanche Tour - Glasgow
BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winners in 2018, Irish/Manx quintet Ímar release their hotly anticiapted second album, Avalanche, in October 2018 - kicking off the UK leg of the tour with a night in their hometown of Glasgow! With a line-up featuring members of Mànran, RURA, Talisk and Barrule, and a heavyweight collective…
Wed 10 Oct
£16.31 / 0141 212 8810
The Prog Before Christmas - 2018
Annual ‘Prog Before Christmas’ event! A five-band bill with two bands in the afternoon, then three bands in the evening.
Sat 15 Dec
Prices to be confirmed / 0141 212 8810
The Strathclyde University Big Band Featuring Vocalist Janine Capaldi
The Strathclyde University Big Band play with vocalist Janine Capaldi.
Sun 11 Nov
£6 (£5) / 0141 212 8810
- 14:00 – 16:30
The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra:jazz at the Drygate
The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra is delighted to once again bring you some stunning afternoon jazz at the Drygate in a concert that features a fantastic line up of young musicians, each showing endless talent, improvisational skills, exuberance and verve. The future for jazz in Scotland is assured as these gifted…
Sun 14 Oct
£5–£12.50 / 0141 212 8810
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