The Rum Shack
Not even just a little bit of the Caribbean in the Southside The Rum Shack is either the new reason to go to the Southside or your new favourite neighbourhood bar.
A Caribbean island in Glasgow's Southside, this colourful bar boasts a gantry of rum, authentic cuisine and chilled-out vibes. Beer drinkers can enjoy offerings from Mexico, Cuba, Trinidad and Brazil, and to help guide spirit drinkers through the vast collection of rum they've selected four simple serves and six original cocktails, including the Marchtown Swizzle – a sweet mix of Dark Matter rum, honey and ginger syrup, and orange blossom. The great-value weekday lunch menu features a jerk chicken burger and Jamaican vegetable curry, while in the evening you can order from the Dutch Pot or the Jerk Pit. It's hearty food served in generous portions, with skilfully blended Caribbean spices. The slow-cooked ‘chicken brown down’ is beautifully tender, while the Trini street food of chickpea curry on flatbreads is fragrant and topped with a coriander salsa. In good weather the funky beer garden means you can enjoy a rum in the sun.
- Private dining: 250 downstairs in club.
- Provides: Vegetarian options (at least ¼ main courses), Children's portions, Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Outdoor tables, Free wi-fi
- Music on stereo: Reggae
- Live entertainment: Live music during the week, DJs at weekends, all sorts in the space downstairs including music, theatre and community groups
- Capacity: 60
- Largest group: 20
- Open since: 2014
- Number of wines sold by the glass: 8
- House wine: £16 per bottle
Events at this venue
There are 4 events at this location
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The Gatsby Speakeasy
Dress to impress at this speakeasy night. Booking is essential.
Fri 14 Dec
£10 / 0800 411 8881
Festive themed edition.
- 19:30 – 00:00
David Barbarossa, Fergus Clark and Charlie McCann play disco classics, afro-synthers, boogie secrets-not-secrets, cross over dubwises, strawberry jammers and party platters.
Sat 11 Aug
Sat 8 Sep
Sat 13 Oct
Macka B & Roots Ragga Band and Bass Warrior Soundsystem
British-born reggae artist with a career spanning over 30 years.
Wed 24 Oct
£16.75 / 0844 415 5221
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