If there’s one dish that brings pleasure to the masses, it has to be a humble portion of chicken wings. Something so simple, yet with so many varieties that never fails to deliver happiness. The fact that you usually wash them down with some beer is just an added bonus…
Glasgow has some great spots for wings, so we wanted the find the best of the best. From the small pubs to BBQ joints and even fine dining establishments, these are the chicken wings that are so good you’d travel all the way across the country for them…
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Bucks Bar is billed as a “Glasgow rock and roll bar specialising in authentic buttermilk fried chicken, real wings, craft brews and bourbon.” And, they’re pretty serious about their wings. They come absolutely smothered in tangy sauces. And, recently on Wednesdays, they’ve offered eight wings and a side for only £8.50. What a steal.
Whether you’re hungry or not, we absolutely suggest checking out The Craft Pig. It’s an old school bar meets upscale neighbourhood tavern all joined together by fine food and quality drinks. While known for their slow-cooked smokey BBQ, and maple syrup slathered brunch, their wings are the real star of the show. Choose from one of six tasty sauces such as Tequila Lime or Sticky BBQ.
You’d be hard-pressed to find a local who doesn’t list the NYC Bar & Grill as one of their favourite spots for Glasgow chicken wings. The bar notes that every Tuesday you can devour their famous chicken wings at just £2 per portions of 10. With 10 different glorious flavours to choose from, you’ll be ordering more than one round.
You’ll find lots of great Brewdog Bars all over Europe and the US. And, the Glasgow location serves up some of the best chicken wings in the country. Pair an ice-cold craft beer with one of their crispy chicken wings. Dip, smother or slide it in some of their blue cheese dips or stick with savouring the heat of Frank’s Hot Sauce.
Whether you’re stopping by for after-work drinks or are after a bit of a cheeky afternoon treat, you’re going to love anything you order from Committee Room No. 9. Live sports, quiz nights, and lots of good vibes accompany the great food menu here, especially the chicken wings. They’re crispy and tossed in your choice of traditional BBQ sauce or Frank’s Hot Sauce.
If you’re a fan of blues, soul, homemade food, and fine cocktails then you’re going to love The Howlin’ Wolf. With the sounds of live music filling the restaurant every single night of the week, you’ve got no reason not to stop by to enjoy the tunes and some quality Glasgow chicken wings. They crisp-fried and coated in your choice of sauce or spice.
It’s all in a name and Wingerz certainly lives up to theirs. Chicken is the name of the game here and they sure do know how to play, offering wraps, burgers, and even chicken and waffle options. However, there’s nothing quite like their world-famous wings. Order them grilled, fried or bread-fried. Then, choose one of their signature sauces, such as Canadian Maple, Curry, or even Sriacha Chilli.
Need something to help you wash down all those wings? Check out our guide to the 7 Best Craft Beer Bars In Glasgow.