- Telephone 0141 553 2400
- Opening times Mon–Thu 11am–midnight; Fri/Sat 11am–1am; Sun noon–midnight
- Bar open Sun–Thu 11am–11pm; Fri/Sat 11am–1am
- Food served Mon–Sun noon–9pm.
- Average price £11.50 (lunch); £11.50 (evening meal)
- Website www.monocafebar.com
Long-established music bar with live bands, a record shop and vegan-friendly dining, plus fizzy pop brewed in-house.
Music is strong at Mono, evidenced as soon as you enter, with stage on the right and Monorail record shop on the left. The connection to the Glasgow music scene makes this place something of a Glasgow institution and, along with places such as Saramago and Stereo, it helps to make the city a very vegan-friendly place. On the animal-free menu you will find fava dip, to-fish'n'chips, and seitan (or 'wheat meat') burger with hand-cut chips. For dessert, the chocolate fudge banana split ice-cream sundae is surprisingly good and they are rightly proud of their home-brewed ginger beer, and raspberry and rose lemonade – made on the premise in large, shiny brewing vats. There’s lots of space for the regular gigs, DJs and art events, which also makes it popular with families, particularly when the baby disco is on.
Don't mistake the slender couple of shelves in the back room of vegan venue Mono for a lightweight enterprise. Owner and muso Stephen Pastel has been setting Glasgow's hipster pulse from here for years.
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- Provides: Vegetarian options (at least ¼ main courses), Gluten-free options, Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Outdoor tables, Free wi-fi
- Music on stereo: Alternative music
- Live entertainment: Bands and DJs - occasional art events
- Capacity: 60
- Largest group: 40
- Open since: 2002
- Number of wines sold by the glass: 10
- House wine: £14.50 per bottle
Events at this venue
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The latest addition to Britain's post-punk sprechgesang-wave, Billy Nomates is heading out on the road in 2021 following the release of her debut album, Billy Nomates, released by Invada Records on 7 August.
Tue 18 May
Cancelled / 0141 553 2400
Wed 6 Oct
Sold out / 0141 553 2400
Vancouver multimedia collective to some, many-headed BEAST to others. This (at the moment) seven-person-strong collective produce punk dance anthems that they use as a means of therapy for addiction. Restless punk and and explosive hip-hop narrative that's gonna go off live. This is an 18+ event.
Tue 31 Aug
£12.37 / 0141 553 2400
Irish DJ also known as Seamus Malliagh plays techno, dance, hip hop and electronica tracks.
Sat 2 Oct
£15.75 / 0141 553 2400
Singer and songwriter from Louisville, Kentucky.
Fri 21 May
£12.93 / 0141 553 2400
Surf grooves, sunshine pop, sizzling psychedelia and garage rock - buoyant, sleek and undeniably sexy.
Tue 8 Mar 2022
£11 / 0141 553 2400
Arcane techno hippies, named after an imaginary breakfast cereal, naturally, channel the spirit of Hawkwind and Yes through the hardware of Orbital.
Wed 1 Dec
£16.50 / 0141 553 2400
American singer and songwriter who performs both solo and with his backing band, The Shapeshifters.
Mon 11 Oct
£16.87 / 0141 553 2400
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