Experience beGIN, the new speakeasy-style gin bar in Glasgow’s West End, featuring over 80 gins from around the world and a choice of cocktails, craft beers, wines, and spirits. You can even treat yourself to some bubbles on tap with our sparkling Frizzenti.

Get together and enjoy the atmosphere with food for small and big appetites, including freshly made bread, sharing platters, salads, sandwiches, and burgers. And if you’re feeling indulgent, you can top it all off with a decadent ice cream sundae. Or just stop by for a rich Italian Piacetto coffee.

Opening Times

Monday - Thursday

4PM - 12AM

Friday - Saturday

12PM - 1AM


12PM - 12AM

Food Served

Until 10PM

Children Welcome

Until 8PM

Over 80 Gins

Featuring gins from around the world and close to home, you'll find plenty of tastes to explore, from flavoured & fruity to spicy and more.

A Little GINspiration

Over 30 Mixers

You'll find the perfect mixer for every gin.

28 garnishes

Use your #GINtuition and choose your own garnish or we can select the perfect pairing for you.

Best Pub/Bar of the Year 2017

The Perfect Serve

Frizzenti & Cocktails

Craft Beer

The Perfect Serve

Gin as it's intended

Enjoy a 50ml serving of your preferred gin with the perfect mixer and garnish, as recommended by our master drinkologists.

Feeling inspired? Use your #GINtuition

Select a Gin Serve and it’s your drink, your rules. Choose your preferred gin (25ml serving), mixer and garnish to create your own personal drink. Think you’ve created something wonderful? Tell us about it!

Frizzenti & Cocktails

Sparkles by the Glass

Add some fizz to your night and order by the glass with our Frizzenti Prosecco, a light sparkling wine available on tap.

A Spirited Affair

Add some flair to your spirits with our outstanding cocktail selection. Whether you prefer sweet, tart or smooth, you’ll find the perfectly paired flavours on our cocktail menu.

Craft Beer

Goose Island Tapped for Taste

We’re proud of our gin selection, but our commitment to quality doesn’t end there. We feature Goose Island craft beer on tap because they believe in instilling innovation and complex flavours into every batch of beer they brew.

Gin Menu

Craft Beer & Wine

Cocktail Menu

Dining Menu

The Bold £28 for 2

Experience 3 unique gins that boldly stand out from the crowd, all paired perfectly with mixers & garnishes, including Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin, Bulldog London Dry Gin and Eccentric Young Tom.

The Beautiful £28 for 2

You’ll feel so glamorous as you indulge in this beautiful collection of exquisite flavours including Mombasa Club Strawberry Gin, Shetland Reel Ocean Sent Gin and Arbikie Kirsty’s Gin.

The Best £38 for 2

Because we know you only deserve the best. Experience our hand-picked favourites, including Sharish Blue Magic Gin, Bobby’s Schiedam Dry Gin and Pothecary Gin. Discover the finer things in life!

Meet the Maker: 15th Aug

beGIN Gin Club members are invited to this complimentary Meet the Maker: Misty Isle Gin event on Wednesday, 15th August, from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Find out more about the Wilson brothers’ passion for provenance and the inspiration they’ve taken from the local landscape as you learn more about Isle of Skye Distillers – the first gin distillery on the island, where they’re proud to say each bottle is infused with the spirit of Skye.

Saturday Night Music

Saturday nights are for chilling and relaxing with your favourite gin perfect serve at beGIN. DJ Craig McGee from Panoptic sets the mood from 10pm-1am and your favourite bartenders will be working their apothecary magic!

Lazy Sunday Blues

Join us every Sunday from 5-7pm for a perfect, stylish combination of semi-acoustic soulful blues-jazz from Black Snake Roots.

Bespoke Gin Tastings

If you’re looking for a fun way to spend the evening with friends or colleagues, join us for a bespoke gin tasting experience starting at £15 per person.

Available for groups of 8 or more, we’ll create a gin tasting menu just for you. Pre-booking and £5 per person deposit required.

Call 0141 341 6516 to enquire.

Gin Club Membership

Join our Gin Club for exclusive member events and offers. You’ll receive invitations to our Meet the Makers events, gain access to limited edition gins, benefit from our gin club member pricing on our Gin of the Month and more! Join today for free.

Visit Bo'Vine for Dinner

Make a night of it and visit our friends next door at Bo’Vine Meats & Wines for a fantastic steak! We’ll be pleased to welcome you back for more fantastic G&T’s after dinner.