News – Zinfandel bar opens this week

New Southside bar opens Friday There’s a new bar opening in Glasgow’s Southside this weekend and here is everything we know so far.  Bar Zinfandel will be fully open this Friday (21st February) with a preview evening on Thursday from 5pm.  The website of the new  Strathbungo bar  is live along with menu and online…

New pancakes on the menu at Stack and Still

All New Signature Dishes at Stack and Still Glasgow Stack and Still in Glasgow, at Silverburn, Glasgow Fort and in the city centre, have created some spectacular new Signature dishes. From the Chicken Katsu Stack to the Mac Stack and Big Breakfast, to sweet treats like the Jaffa Stack and Superfood Stack. They sound amazing….

Shawlands Wetherspoon gets go-ahead

Planning permission for historic Southside building JD Wetherspoon has been permitted to turn the historic building in Glasgow’s South Side into a pub. The old Waverley Cinema in Shawlands has lain empty since G1 Group left after its use as Tusk and Waverley Tea Rooms. Lost Glasgow has an excellent potted history on their page…

Sweet Jane Bakery to open in Glasgow’s East End

Mesa and Cafe Strange Brew team up to open new bakery in Glasgow’s East End The team behind popular brunch spots Mesa and Cafe Strange Brew are opening a brand new bakery in Dennistoun. Called Sweet Jane, after the Velvet Underground song , it will be launching on Duke Street, across the road from Mesa….

Glasgow Bar Awards winners announced

Winners Announced at Glasgow’s  Bartenders Ball and Glasgow Bar Awards Last night saw the Scottish license trade celebrated everything great about the hospitality industry at the inaugural Glasgow Bartenders Ball and Glasgow Bar Awards. Winners were revealed at  Saint Luke’s at the awards created by the Glasgow Bartenders Club community members Andy Gemmell of The Gate,…

Ka Pao Glasgow opens for bookings

Ka Pao Glasgow Menu and booking link Ka Pao – the new sister restaurant and bar to Ox and Finch – is now open for bookings. The menu for Ka Pao  is also listed below.  The messy prawns were a fave of ours at the pop up so glad to see them on the menu….

News: Demijohn to close Byres Road branch

Demijohn to re-locate to York   Demijohn is to close its Byres Road branch and re-locating its main retail base to York, and concentrating its retail, mail order, concession and wholesale business from this new larger base. The company say they will be creating a  new Demijohn Club, where customers will enjoy exclusive evening events…

Second site for Ox and Finch operators

Finnieston faves get approval for a city-centre site Hot on the heels of news of Ox and Finch’s spin-off Ka Pao permanent home in the West End is the news of approval for a city Centre site. The B-listed premises at 68 Miller Street has had an application for the development of a new restaurant…