Bar News

Dug ‘n’ Duck for Millerston

Wed 9th August 2017

The Dug ‘n’ Duck, a new venture between Punch and local couple Ian and Irene Knotts, has taken the place of The New Inn in Millerston, north Glasgow. The

Revamp for Hutchesons

Tue 8th August 2017

Rusk & Rusk have revamped and reopened their Merchant City venue Hutchesons and introduced Hutchesons The City Grill. First opened in 2014, Hutchesons was renown

Leith Wine Cafe To Launch Next Week

Fri 4th August 2017

Leith’s first wine cafe is set to open at The Shore next Tuesday. Already a hub for numerous popular restaurants and bars, the trendy area next to the Waters o

Moskito is put on the Market

Wed 12th July 2017

One of Glasgow’s best loved late night bars, Moskito, has been put up for sale by owner Neil Connolly, who opened the bar in 2000. A favourite with bartenders, the

Design Focus: Rabble

Wed 12th July 2017

AnEdinburgh institution for nearly 20 years, Rick’s was a cocktail bar par excellence with a long list of regulars and a very well-regarded restaurant and hotel to

Charities Benefit from Buzzworks Holdings’ Pro-Social Bonus Scheme

Tue 11th July 2017

Buzzworks Holdings has revealed the four venues that came out on top with regard to their quarterly pro-social bonus scheme. Elliots in Prestwick took top prize and

Revolution Bars to open a new bar and restaurant in Inverness.

Mon 3rd July 2017

The new outlet from Revolution Bars will be situated at 11-19 Church Street in the centre of the Highland Capital, in premises that were formerly home to McEwans of

Dundee Boozy Cow Opens up in Former Laings Bar

Fri 12th May 2017

The Speratus Group opened its fourth Boozy Cow restaurant in the former Laings Bar in Dundee recently. The news came as the group confirmed its profits of £210K for

What does the anti-alcohol lobby really want?

Thu 4th May 2017

What is it that the anti-alcohol lobby really want from the Governments in Edinburgh and Westminster? It’s impossible to really say as they duck and dive all over

Scotland’s First Coffee Bar

Wed 3rd May 2017

Dave Law and Tom Hyde, are expanding their coffee empire with the opening of Scotland’s first “coffee bar” – Brew Lab. The Edinburgh duo are challeng

SCOTTS SET TO OPEN IN SOUTH QUEENSFERRY AS BUZZWORKS EXPANDS EAST

Wed 3rd May 2017

Buzzworks Holdings is set to open its flagship restaurant Scotts at Port Edgar Marina, South Queensferry, at the end of this year. It’s the group’s first

May News Briefs – 2017

Tue 2nd May 2017

Clachan Grill for Ballater Aberdeen restaurant and bar group CranberryCo has added the Clachan Grill in Ballater to its portfolio and in doing so has created eight n

BUZZWORKS LAUNCH BONUS BONANZA FOR CHARITIES

Fri 14th April 2017

Buzzworks Holdings, one of Scotland’s leading hospitality groups, has launched a pioneering new initiative to provide a boost to local charities in its area. They

Steins expand into Linlithgow

Fri 7th April 2017

Brother and sister operators David and Kirsty Stein have added to their bar/butchershop portfolio by opening Cafebar 1807 in Linlithgow’s High Street. Situated on

McColm Tiki’s Into Edinburgh

Thu 6th April 2017

Ian McColm has opened another Tiki Bar, this time called Auld Reekie Tiki Bar, at 43B Frederick Street, Edinburgh. Ian told DRAM, “I tried to buy the premises a co