- 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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Local hero electro-poppers of yore (the mid-90s) return.
Sun 13 Oct
£11.20 / 0141 553 2400
Black Midi are the enigmatic London 4-piece that are quickly becoming one of the hottest new underground bands in the country. Having formed only a year ago and making their name (as a lot of the great new up and coming bands are) at The Windmill in Brixton they feature Geordie Greep (vocals/guitar), Cameron Picton…
Sat 22 Jun
£13.50 / 0141 553 2400
Crack Cloud is a mixed-media collective based out of Vancouver, BC. Modelled around harm reduction philosophy, Crack Cloud operates as a rehabilitative outlet for a revolving cast of multi-disciplinary artists across Canada.
Wed 4 Sep
£12.37 / 0141 553 2400
Alt. rap trio Injury Reserve head to Manchester. Their album has guest appearances from Vic Mensa and Cakes da Killa and with their track-record for creating golden age hip-hop with a unique experimental edge, you don't wanna miss this.
Sat 2 Nov
£11.25 / 0141 553 2400
Country crooning king Orville Peck is the outlaw outsider of everyone's dreams. He's making music to soundtrack horseback rides through the badlands of North America or to liven up your dreary commute to work with Americana-style nostalgia. Throw caution to the wind, pull on your favourite boots, grab your best cowboy hat…
Wed 23 Oct
£12.37 / 0141 553 2400
Los Angeles-based garage fuzz quartet Wand play Leeds live plus support. Age Restriction: 14+ with Adult / 16+ without.
Sat 24 Aug
£12.37 / 0141 553 2400
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