Drygate Brewing Co.

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Drygate Brewing Co.
85 Drygate, Glasgow, G4 0UT
  • 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)
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  • Website drygate.com
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Drygate Brewing Co.

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.

Eating & Drinking Guide

The 2018 edition of The List's Eating & Drinking Guide is out now – only £7.95 (+p&p).

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.

  • High point: Child in a sweetshop experience for beer lovers
  • Low point: Despite being brewered onsite, beer is expensive
  • Notable dish: Pork, black pudding and chorizo burger
  • Average price: Sandwich and soup or soft drink averages £7 (set lunch); £17.50 (dinner)
  • 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

There are 5 events at this location

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Bflf Glasgow - DJ Dave Booth (stone Roses / Hacienda) Madchester Theme Party

What kind of fun are we going to have? So popular - we just had to do it again! DJ Dave Booth playing a set of Madchester classics! Get your bucket hats and baggies out - Dave is Stone Roses' official tour DJ, from the legendary Spike Island gig to Hampden 2017. He's a man that certainly knows all about Manchester.

Sun 30 Sep

£6.70–£8.83 / 0141 212 8810

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

Breabach

Blending double bagpipes, whistle, fiddle, song and Scottish stepdance with Celtic flair and frenzy.

Fri 17 Aug

£15 (£12.50) / 0141 212 8810

With Anxo Lorenzo Band.

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Piping Live! – Ceòl nam Pìobairean

A celebration of the music of the highlands.

Tue 14 Aug

£12.50 (£10) / 0141 212 8810

Part of Piping Live.

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Piping Live! – International Piping Concert

International pipers in concert.

Mon 13 Aug

£12.50 (£10) / 0141 212 8810

  • 21:00 – 23:30

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