Accommodation: Refurbished rooms at One Devonshire Gardens

Accommodation: Refurbished rooms at One Devonshire Gardens

One Devonshire Gardens unveils stunning new guest rooms and suites One Devonshire Gardens by Hotel du Vin has recently completed a transformational refurbishment and we were invited along for a look inside to see the rooms.  The refurbishment encompasses the hotel’s 49 rooms, including its six luxurious suites and theRead More…

News: New Opening Cùl Cùil

News: New Opening Cùl Cùil

A new Cùl Cùil place in town Last night saw the press launch of Cùl Cùil in Glasgow and we wandered along to what was the old Courtyard Bar to find out more.   Cùl Cùil is right in the centre of things between Queen St and Central railway stationsRead More…

Food review: The Baby Grand Restaurant, Glasgow

Food review: The Baby Grand Restaurant, Glasgow

The Baby Grand, 30+ years old and grander! Long-time family favourite The Baby Grand has expanded, refurbished and given itself a brush-up.  We popped along to see how much it’s changed and sample some of the new food on offer. Inside it’s brighter and flows a lot better.  I likedRead More…

Inside New Opening Church on the Hill, Glasgow

Inside New Opening Church on the Hill, Glasgow

Doors Open at Church on the Hill Iconic Southside Glasgow bar, Church on the Hill, has opened its doors again, following a £650,000 refurbishment. The bar is now owned by the same team behind Glasgow favourites, The Raven, The Spiritualist and Smokin’ Fox. Church on the Hill has now had a fullRead More…

News: Church on the Hill new owners and refurbishment

News: Church on the Hill new owners and refurbishment

Glasgow’s Church on the Hill refurbishment Owners of Glasgow bars,  The Raven, Smokin’ Fox and The Spiritualist have acquired Church on the Hill.  Based in the Southside, Church on the Hill is a popular venue with an enviable location between Shawlands, Langside and Queens  Park. I passed-by the other dayRead More…

Contini George Street re-opens after refurb

Contini George Street re-opens after refurb

Edinburgh restaurant reopens after a £250K refurbishment Contini George Street  has relaunched with a brand new menu, décor and dining experience. The former banking hall has been transformed with banquette seating in soft grey leather, an open bar area, and striking wall hangings depicting Italian frescos. A new menu, withRead More…

Drink: MacSorleys to close

Drink: MacSorleys to close

For refurbishment Bet you had a panic like I did!  iconic Glasgow pub will be temporarily closing its doors to customers this month as a major £250,000 refurbishment project gets underway. MacSorley’s on Jamaica Street, is to receive a full internal refurbishment as well as new external signage and anRead More…

Refurbishment of Zizzi at Princes Square Complete

With Zizzi celebrating their 10th Anniversary at Princes Square, it was time for a wee wash and brush up. The cosmetic overhaul has included redecoration and replacement of many of the features to give the restaurant a modern but classic look with stunning lighting and finishing touches. New artwork in the restaurant focusesRead More…