Experience beGIN, Glasgow’s premiere gin bar in the vibrant West End, featuring over 100 gins from around the world, including a large selection of Scottish gins. Use your #GINtuition and select a 25ml Gin Serve of your chosen gin, paired with your choice of mixer and garnish. Or make it a Perfect Serve in a large, round, Spanish Copa de Balon glass filled with ice, a 50ml serve of your chosen gin and our recommended mixer and garnish.

Can’t decide? Try a gin flight and sample 3 wonderful gins, paired with mixers & garnishes.

Not a gin fan? No problem, we’ll convert you eventually, but in the meantime, you can enjoy a choice of cocktails, craft beers, wines and spirits.

Celebrating a special occasion? Getting together with a group of 6 or more? Contact us to ask about our Mix & Mingle group offers with bespoke gin flights, drinks packages and nibbles.

Opening Times

Monday - Thursday

4PM - 12AM

Friday - Saturday

12PM - 1AM


12PM - 12AM

Food Served

Until 10PM

Children Welcome

Until 8PM

Over 100 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

30 Mixers

You'll find the perfect mixer for every gin.

30 Garnishes

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

Thank you!

We appreciate all of the wonderful reivews.

The Perfect Serve


Craft Beer & Cider

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!


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 & Cider

Tapped for Taste

Here at BeGIN we’ve curated a selection of delicious craft beer and cider with a strong focus on locality and quality. Ranging from bitter and hoppy to smooth and malty, we’re sure you’ll find something you love.

Gin Menu

Wine Menu

Cocktail Menu

Beer & Cider

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.

Gin Flights

Can’t choose just one gin? No problem! Try one of our Gin Flights and experience 3 unique gin tastes. Our Scottish Gin Flight showcases the best in Scottish craftsmanship. The Connoisseur Gin Flight is perfect for purveyors of quality and innovation. And if you want to treat your sweet tooth with fruity flavours, the Sweet Gin Flight is for you! All gin flights include a paired mixer and garnish for each gin. Gin Flights are subject to availability. Advanced booking is required for Fridays and Saturdays.

For groups of 6 or more, bespoke gin flights are available. Pre-booking and deposit required.

Saturday Night Music

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

Gift Vouchers

Treat your favourite gin connoisseur to a beGIN gift voucher! Choose from monetary vouchers or a gin flight for two.

Celebration Packages

Celebrating a special occasion? Join us for drinks in beGIN!

If you’re meeting up with a group of 6 or more, ask us about our Mix & Mingle drinks and nibbles packages – it’s the perfect way to start the evening before a dinner party next door in Bo’Vine or a big night out on the town, or we can just keep the drinks coming and you can spend the whole evening with us.

Pre-booking required for group packages.

Call 0141 341 6516 to enquire.

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 6 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.

Meet the Maker: Biggar

beGIN Gin Club members are invited to this complimentary Meet the Maker: Biggar Gin event on Wednesday 21st August from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Biggar is a family business started and owned by two brothers. This Scottish gin company is all about a small scale, rare, batch philosophy that reflects a passion, ambition and taste, which is big. With craft and care they combine and blend ingredients that are natural to their unique setting, using contemporary distilling methods.

Meet the Maker: Bright

beGIN Gin Club members are invited to this complimentary Meet the Maker: Bright Spirits Gin event on Wednesday 11th September from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

British distiller, Bright Spirits, will be sharing the story behind their Peels, Pips and Roots gin creations. Produced with passion and care at their single small batch still in London, every single ingredient used is natural and specially selected. They add nothing else. No syrups, no additives, no short cuts.

Meet the Maker: Dundee

beGIN Gin Club members are invited to this complimentary Meet the Maker: Dundee Gin event on Wednesday 21st August from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

The very independent, small batch Dundee Gin Co celebrates Dundee in every sip! From their ever popular Marmalade Gin Liqueur made using Dundee original recipe MacKays marmalade and their Summer Fruits Gin Liqueur, capturing the essence of local berries from Angus and their very own garden, to their Dundee Cake Gin Liqueur, created in partnership with local companies Goodfellow & Steven and Clark’s Bakery to ensure that the flavours were authentic, you’ll soon see how much they embrace their locality.