Are you looking for some new and exciting things to do as a couple in this popular Scottish city? This is our picks for the top 10 fun things to do in Glasgow for couples!

10. Visit The Glasgow Science Centre

Visit The Glasgow Science Centre
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For couples who love science just as much as each other, Glasgow’s science centre is the place to visit!

Despite being a child-friendly venue most of the time, the science centre also holds adult-only evenings. At these, adults can watch sci-fi films and attend live science demonstrations and talks. There are also often drinks and nibbles at these events.

9. A Stroll in Glasgow’s Necropolis

A Stroll in Glasgow's Necropolis
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Take a walk through Glasgow’s famous Victorian cemetery. This may not seem all that romantic, but this cemetery has many old statues and monuments dedicated to the memory of several Victorian figures.

The scenery and surroundings would make the perfect place for a romantic picnic or a stroll.

8. See a show at Glasgow Concert Halls

10 Fun Things to do in Glasgow for Couples
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For couples who love music, visit Glasgow Concert Halls! Glasgow Concert Halls are hosting numerous events throughout the year.

Over the summer there are some big names preforming. This includes Pixies, Happy Mondays, Rick Ashley, and Van Morrison. That is just from the start of August. Johnny Depp has also played shows there recently! Click here to view more artists with upcoming shows at this popular venue. 

7. Visit the Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Visit the Glasgow Botanic Gardens
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This botanical garden can be found in Glasgow’s West End. The Gardens have glasshouses which are open from 11am until 5pm. There are also tea rooms available for an afternoon treat.

It is completely free to visit Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens! This makes for a more accessible day out for you and your partner.

6. Dinner at La Lanterna

Dinner at La Lanterna
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Make a reservation at La Lanterna for an unforgettable evening! After all, what is more romantic than an Italian restaurant?

What’s more is that this restaurant has a modern twist! It is decorated in a rustic and colourful setting making it a cosy area. It makes for the perfect intimate evening for you and your partner!

5. Make a Reservation for The Art Lovers Cafe

Found within Bellahouston Park, The Art Lovers Cafe is for those passionate about all things artistic. There is afternoon tea and self-guided tours of the house available.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh, a famous Scottish architect designed the building. His creation was then built in 1996. The house is a dedication to his work. This stunning house and park have the perfect scenery for a romantic afternoon outing.

4. Drinks at Bar Soba

Bar Soba is a decorative Asian restaurant and bar with a unique style. The bar is dripping in colourful, vibrant lights and their kitchen have been said to put together a menu of ‘creative’ cocktails and fresh food.

Head down to this bar today with your partner for an exciting evening. The restaurant is open from 12pm to 12am, giving you and your significant other plenty of time to head down and grab a few drinks! Click here to view their drinks menu.

3. Complete the Game ‘Romantic Glasgow’ created by Questo

10 Fun Things to do in Glasgow for Couples
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Questo have created multiple ‘open-air escape games’ in Glasgow. This game is created for couples and together you will solve puzzles and cryptic codes that will take you to multiple romantic hot spots in Glasgow.

The game will take you up to an hour to complete. You will visit up to ten of Glasgow’s most charming places if you guess all the clues correctly. If you are a couple who seeks adventure, get started now!

2. Dinner and drinks at Mowgli Street Food

Dinner and drinks at Mowgli Street Food
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The newly opened Indian restaurant named Mowgli is perfect for couples. The restaurant is decorated with swings for seats, fairy light trees and hanging ceiling lights. This gives it a romantic atmosphere and adds a hint of magic.

The restaurant serves Indian street food. All dishes are small portions, meaning you can try a little bit of everything. This makes it amazing for couples who love to share dishes. It is very romantic.

1. Challenge each other at Golf Fang Crazy Golf

Challenge each other at Golf Fang Crazy Golf
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Head over to the popular mini golf bar, Golf Fang! This crazy golf bar invites all adults for cocktails, street food and a live DJ as well as a thrilling golfing experience.

The bar is decorated in neon coloured street art, giving the place a modern twist! It has been growing increasingly popular in recent times. This golfing bar makes for the perfect night out for you and your partner if you are looking for something a bit different to your usual dates!

Will you both be visiting Manchester next? Click here to take a look at our top picks for 10 fun things to do in Manchester for couples!

Last Updated on June 20, 2024