Design

Design Focus: Nauticus, Edinburgh

Mon 17th September 2018

NAUTICUS 142 Duke Street, Edinburgh EH6 8HR Once upon a time there were three guys with one big dream: to open a bar in Leith that captured the heart of what was goi

The Spiritualist brings new vibes to Aberdeen

Fri 31st August 2018

Signature Pubs, the group behind Copper Blossom in Edinburgh and Church on the Hill in Glasgow, has opened The Spiritualist at 67 Langstane Place in Aberdeen. Area M

Design Focus: Hawksmoor, Edinburgh

Tue 14th August 2018

I thought Hawksmoor sounded like the name of a mythical bird of prey until I Googled it and discovered that it’s actually the surname of acclaimed English Arch

Design Focus: Bracken, Erskine

Tue 14th August 2018

Bracken is a fern that spreads pretty quickly in woods and on hills, and one quick swatch around the stowed out SKB Inns’ refurbished bar and restaurant of the

Design Focus: VESTA, Edinburgh

Mon 13th August 2018

David Hall brings his professional touch to new bar and restaurant, VESTA, on Edinburgh’s Queensferry Street, honed from years leading teams in the city’

Check out the new look Candy Bar

Wed 13th June 2018

Edinburgh’s Candy Bar has just been given a makeover by owners Montpeliers.

The new Red Sky Bar at Radisson Red, Glasgow

Wed 13th June 2018

If you are looking for a bar with a view there can be no better venue in Glasgow than the new Red Sky Bar at the Radisson. Owned by Forrest Hotels and operated by Ra

Focus on: Church on the Hill, Glasgow

Fri 18th May 2018

Check out the new-look Church on the Hill in Glasgow's Southside

A NEW VENTURE FOR BUZZWORKS: THE T-BAR

Tue 15th May 2018

Buzzworks has just unveiled its new bar and music venue in Ayrshire: The T-Bar, the first designated bar in the company’s portfolio. The location for the pub is ne

DESIGN FOCUS: THE TREE HOUSE

Tue 23rd January 2018

The Tree House in Ayr re-opened at the end of last year after a £400,000 transformation by owners Buzzworks. The restaurant, which has been owned by Buzzworks for t

The Tipsy Cow, Airdrie

Tue 23rd January 2018

When business partners Frank Cogan and Martin Mackay of Bozz Co Inns Ltd embarked on their latest venture – The Tipsy Cow in Airdrie, Lanarkshire – they knew exa

Design Focus: Black Ivy

Tue 12th December 2017

Black Ivy, a stylish neighbourhood bar and hotel in Bruntsfield, Edinburgh, is already making its mark following an extensive refurbishment by owner Billy Lowe. The

Design Focus: Inn Deep

Fri 8th December 2017

Inn Deep, which is situated right beside the River Kelvin in Glasgow’s West End, is a real labour of love for managers Amy Williams, Hamish Loutitt and Sandy M

Nam Tuk Tram Stop

Fri 8th December 2017

Nam Tuk Tram Stop is a quirky pan-Asian restaurant which has just opened at the foot of Byres Road in Glasgow. This new restaurant – the first collaboration be

Design Focus: Drum & Monkey

Fri 8th December 2017

The problem with refurbishing a classic pub like Glasgow’s Drum and Monkey is, how do you keep its charm but bring it up to date and give it a contemporary fee