Restaurant News

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

Discount Italian Dining For Edinburgh Football Fans

Wed 2nd August 2017

  Heart of Midlothian and Hibernian season ticket holders will get discounts at some of Edinburgh’s most renowned Italian restaurants during the forthcomi

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

Paesano Unveils its New West End Restaurant

Thu 4th May 2017

Paesano has unveiled its much awaited West End outlet on the site of the old TSB Bank on Great Western Road, and created an Art Deco inspired 100 cover restaurant. T

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

Tony Macaroni launches Mozza

Fri 7th April 2017

Tony Macaroni has launched a sister brand in Glasgow’s Renfield Street called Mozza. Specialising in Neapolitan-style sourdough pizza, the company is also sel

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

Michael Adair steps out into new casual dining venture

Thu 6th April 2017

Former Diageo business manager Michael Adair is to open his first licensed trade venture Brodies, a casual dining restaurant on the site of the former Indian restau

Restaurateurs open up in Glasgow’s Rotunda

Wed 5th April 2017

Restaurateurs, Kevin Campbell and Toni Carbajosa have opened Mezze on the top floor of the Rotunda complex in Glasgow. The pair who also own Greek-Cypriot restaurant

Edinburgh’s Cup Tea Rooms and Gin71 for sale

Wed 5th April 2017

Christie & Co is looking for a new owner for Cup Tea Rooms on South Charlotte Street in Edinburgh. The business operates as a tea room during the day and after 5

New look for Edinburgh restaurant Contini George Street

Thu 2nd March 2017

Victor and Carina Contini have invested £250K to refurbish their flagship Italian restaurant, Contini George Street, in Edinburgh.

Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery opens in Glasgow and Cumbernauld

Wed 15th February 2017

Two new Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery restaurants have opened in Cumbernauld and Glasgow replacing the former Crown Carvery chain.

Argyll chef reopens The Taynuilt restaurant

Thu 2nd February 2017

Chef patron John McNulty has relaunched The Taynuilt Hotel in Taynuilt as The Taynuilt: Etive Restaurant and has given it a brand new look.

AA Rosette success for Scottish restaurants

Wed 18th January 2017

Martin Wishart at Loch Lomond is among several top Scottish restaurants to be recognised in the latest round of AA Rosette awards.

Major expansion plans for Bar Soba

Thu 5th January 2017

Glasgow-based group Bar Soba plans to open seven more restaurants across the UK, including Aberdeen, after securing a £3m investment from the Business Growth Fund.