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Platform 1 Launches tomorrow with festive cocktails & live programme of events

Platform, the iconic multi-room bar, restaurant and events space opens its sophisticated new split-level lounge bar and restaurant, Platform 1 tomorrow, Friday 17th November!

Platform 1 Launches tomorrow with festive cocktails & live programme of events

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Last Updated: 16 November 2023 12:00

Complete with a brand new festive cocktail menu and a new winter programming that includes free activities, live local music and exciting events.

Platform 1 is not just a bar; it's a cultural hub, a place where the heart of Glasgow's vibrant spirit beats the strongest. Opening officially from 12 until late tomorrow (Friday, November 17th), Platform 1 will operate Wednesday to Sunday from 12pm until late.

The legendary venue on Argyle St has undergone a spectacular transformation of the first of its Victorian railway arches to create a new contemporary cafe bar lounge that houses a mezzanine adorned with comfortable Chesterfield sofas, button backed leather armchairs, spacious booths and tall tables. Alongside a striking brass and gold gantry bar with forest green tiles that artfully anchors the space as you enter Platform. Every design detail has been thoughtfully chosen to enhance the pleasure of your visit and invites you to stay.

Platform 1's opening is perfectly timed to coincide with the festive season, offering a brand-new Christmas cocktail menu and a wide selection of craft beers and spirits that are sure to please this winter. Signature sips include an indulgent hazelnut white russian, a cranberry and orange margarita, alongside hot chocolates, mulled wine and a hot Bounty with Bacardí coconut, chocolate, whipped cream with a dusting of Cocoa powder.

From the kitchen, guests can enjoy mouth-watering small plates, and stone baked pizzas, fresh from their talented team of chefs led by Jules McGuire.

Platform will also be inviting guests and friends to join them for a very busy events season as they announce a jam packed winter schedule.

NOVEMBER EVENTS
• 17/18th Nov: Wine Tasting in the Dark with Lidl - Book now
• LIVE MUSIC - Every Thursday 4 - 6pm Friday 2 - 6pm and Saturday 2 - 6pm Laidback acoustic sounds from a roster of local Glasgow talent.
• LIVE DJS - Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 6pm until close
• 30th Nov - Night Market. In an exciting collaboration with Southside community heroes, Park Lane Market and Secondhand Wonderland, Platform i
bringing back late night shopping to the city centre.

DECEMBER EVENTS
• LIVE MUSIC - Every Thursday 4 - 6pm Friday 2 - 6pm and Saturday 2 - 6pm Laidback acoustic sounds from a roster of local Glasgow talent.
• LIVE DJS - Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 6pm until close
• Free Face Painting: Free face painting every Saturday in December, adding a touch of fun and creativity to your weekend outings.
• 14 Dec, 21 Dec - 18:00 - 22:00 - Night Market. In an exciting collaboration with Southside community heroes, Park Lane Market and Secondhand Wonderland, Platform is bringing back late night shopping to the city centre.
• 17th December Be Bop Bairns - Book now
• 17th December - New World Launch Party - 7pm - late. For more detail and tickets, head here
• 23rd + 24th December - Christmas Movies. 7pm - late. Bringing back the popular movie screenings for your little ones to enjoy those special festive moments
• 23rd December - New World One More Tune 7pm - late. For more detail and tickets, head here
• 26th December - New World Fraz.ier Open To Close 7pm - late. For more detail and tickets, head here
• 28th December - New World Horsegiirl & IPC 7pm - late. For more detail and tickets, head here
• 29th December - New World Hannah Laing Presents Doof 7pm - late. For more detail and tickets, head here
• 31st December - New World FLY NYE 7pm - late For more detail and tickets, head here

Platform 1 is now open and operates Wednesday to Sunday from 12pm until late. To book your table head to platformgla.co.uk/table-booking/

For more information and to explore Platform 1 platformgla.co.uk/platform-1/

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