Blackfriars Glasgow is a wide appealing, gastro-pub and live music venue in the heart of Glasgow's Merchant City!


About Blackfriars

36 Bell Street, Glasgow City Centre G1 1LG
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We serve what we love – quality beers from around the world and high-calibre home-cooking. We also have a passion for live music and regularly play host to some of the most talented bands in Scotland (and occasionally from farther afield).

But most importantly, we believe in a high standard of customer service – a welcoming atmosphere, attentiveness and of course, getting your pint in a timely manner (we know you’re thirsty)!

Upcoming Events at Blackfriars

The Comedy Cabaret

Selected dates between 16th February 2024 - 31st May 2024

Three or more Top UK Comedians perform in The Comedy Cabaret's back-to-back variety show at Blackfriars Of Bell St on Fridays and Saturdays!


Fresh Comedy @ Blackfriars - Elaine Malcolmson

27th May 2024

Fresh Comedy @ Blackfriars is a fortnightly free stand up comedy gig in Blackfriars' historic basement venue, Club 45, on Monday 27th May, they welcome Elaine Malcolmson for a headline set!


Horatio Gould: Sweet Prince

6th June 2024

Horatio Gould is bringing his critically acclaimed debut hour to Blackfriars, after his sell-out Edinburgh Fringe run!


Susie McCabe: Merchant of Menace (WIP)

9th June 2024

Sir Billy Connolly Spirit of Glasgow Award Winner Susie McCabe brings another barnstormer of a show to Glasgow ahead of her appearance at the Edinburgh Fringe!


Tom Stade: Work in Progress

Selected dates between 13th June 2024 - 28th July 2024

The Canadian comedy colossus Tom Stade brings a work-in-progress version of his new show to Blackfriars in Merchant City!


Robin Grainger: Refurb WIP

11th July 2024

Robin Grainger brings his work-in-progress show Refurb to Blackfriars ahead of the Edinburgh Fringe!


Connor Burns - 1994 (WIP)

16th July 2024

Scotland's comedy meteor Connor Burns will bring his WIP show '1994' to Blackfriars Basement ahead of its premiere at the Edinburgh Fringe!


Paul McDaniel & Amelia Bayler WIP

21st July 2024

Two Work In Progress comedy shows for the price of one! Come see Paul McDaniel and Amelia Bayler preview their shows for the Edinburgh Fringe at Blackfriars Basement on Sunday 21st July!


Larry Dean & Brennan Reece... Previews

23rd July 2024

Larry Dean & Brennan Reece take to the Blackfriars Basement stage for two incredible preview shows on Tuesday 23rd July!


Paul McDaniel & Chris Thornburn WIP

28th July 2024

Two comedy shows for the price of one! Come see Paul McDaniel and Chris Thornburn preview their shows for the Edinburgh Fringe at Blackfriars Basement on Sunday 28th July!


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