12 pubs of Glasgow 2023: The 12 best pubs in Glasgow for a Christmas pub crawl

Forget 12 days of Christmas, this year in Glasgow it's all about 12 pubs of Christmas - here's our suggestions for the 12 best pubs in Glasgow for a Christmas pub crawl

Over in the proud nation of Ireland they have a time-honoured tradition - they call it 12 pubs - a Christmas pub crawl done in cities, towns, and villages across Ireland to celebrate the Christmas season.

The mass-emigration of the Irish to Glasgow brought with it many new ideas and concepts to the cultural mixing pot of the city - but whether you hold Irish heritage or not, there's one thing we as Glaswegians all love unanimously - a good drink. 12 pubs never caught on over here, but this year we're hoping to change that with our brand new guide.

There's a whole swathe of rules associated with 12 pubs - varying depending on the friend group, area of Ireland, and just the general mood that year. Here in Glasgow we don't play by the rules - but if you want to keep everything above board, here's some suggestions:

Without further adieu, here's our list of the 12 pubs of Glasgow for the perfect Christmas pub crawl.

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