Cheers to Christmas!
Plan the ultimate festive night out at Glasgow Fort
Sparkle the night away this Christmas at Glasgow Fort and embrace sharing feasts with family and friends; limited edition special menus, fizz, cocktails and craft beers; brilliant work nights out with the best playlists; late-night shopping at Zara, Hotel Chocolat, Pandora, Rituals, Smyths and more; seasonal movies at Vue, twinkling lights and a party atmosphere. Cheers to Christmas!
The best menus, offers, bars and restaurants to book now (with special offers for early birds) are right here.
Plan the most fun festive night out at TGI Fridays
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Christmas menus, winter cocktails, bottomless brunch, cocktail masterclasses, work celebrations – for anything you’re planning, TGI Fridays is going big (and book before 31 October and you’ll get a £10 voucher too). Their Christmas menu for £24.95pp has pigs in blankets and stuffing balls alongside burgers, nachos, Festive Xmas Pudding sundaes and Baileys Chocolate Martinis plus lots of ideas to make your night out something amazing.
Celebrations at Leopardo Pizza
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Possibly the best pizzas on the planet makes Leopardo Pizza a big night out essential. With signature bakes featuring San Marzano tomatoes, burrata and fresh basil; garlic and parmesan fries; Spaghetti Polpette and a drink list featuring fizz, beers, wine and Espresso Martini Scorsese, this is the spot to meet with friends, family and team mates to toast party season.
Frankie & Benny’s office parties
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Book before 4th November and your first drinks of Prosecco will be on Frankie & Benny’s. They’ve also created menus for every party – with three courses for £24.49 – featuring garlic pizza, Porchetta Carbonara, Vegan mac’n’cheese and Spiced Berry Bellinis. With special drinks packages of Peroni and prosecco and support for Mind charity, it’s an unmissable place to book for Christmas 2023.
Bread Meets Bread’s unmissable menus
Post-shopping hungry? Or a relaxed night out with your Christmas favourites? Bread Meets Bread’s award-winning burgers are exactly what you need. Classic burgers, chicken subs, grilled cheese, poutine and plant-based patties are made fresh to order with delicious fresh ingredients. Nojito cocktails and trad mojitos, beer, bubbly and desserts of cheesecake and apple pie make this the spot to find all your Christmas cheer.
Laidback celebrations at Wagamama
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Bringing warmth and sharing to the Christmas holidays with wagamama’s nourishing bowls of curry, vibrant veg, soul bowls, noodles and comforting broth. With huge tables designed for feasting and a warm welcome, wagamama has the big moments covered. Just add mindful drinks of cherry blossom lemonade, sake spritz and sweet flavoured green tea.
Seasonal treats at Stack and Still
Now’s the time of the year for indulgences galore as Stack and Still’s menus of stacks (from BBQ pulled pork to dessert pancakes of Oreo and banana), fries, sundaes and chicken tenders make for an evening of pure, unadulterated fun. With special cocktails celebrating the spirit of Christmas and old favourites (mimosa and Aperol Spritzes) warming up winter, it’s Instagram, TikTok and spoons at the ready…
Movie night at Vue
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Vue’s Christmas season will leave even the biggest of Grinches with a cosy Yuletide glow. With comfy seats, tasty snacks and seasonal movies, book a romantic night out or plan a party with a big-screen twist (The Marvels is out 10th November, Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes on 17th and Wonka on 8th December).
They’re also showing Christmas favourites including Love, Actually, Elf and The Royal Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Match your movie with a trip to Five Guys for shakes, burgers and fries or Monterey Jacks for North American classic delights.
Late-night shopping and inspired gifts
Glasgow Fort is open late until 10pm on weekdays and many stores until midnight from Monday 18th to Saturday 23rd December with easy free parking and access by bus and train.
Head to Zara, Marks & Spencer, Mango and Next for this season’s bright accessories, luxe sequin looks and cosy knitwear; gorgeous beauty from Lush and Rituals; Pandora, ProCook and Hotel Chocolat for thoughtful surprises and Waterstones and Smyths for stocking fillers and Santa wishlists. Plan your shopping here.