A pop-up version of Bristol craft beer bar Beerd has been opened by brewer Bath Ales in the heart of the city’s Clifton Village. Based in the former Havana Café site in Clifton Down Road, the bar will be open for eight weeks until September and offer a wide range of different styles of Beerd …

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A second Slug and Lettuce bar is set to open in Bristol this month in the latest revamp of The Living Room portfolio of bars by owner Stonegate Pub Company. It is investing £122,000 in the site in Explore Lane, near Bristol Harbourside, with the new bar due to be launched on June 16. It …

Brewer Bath Ales is growing portfolio of bars, pubs and restaurants by taking over the café bar and restaurant at Colston Hall concert venue in Bristol. After taking over the Café Bar in the hall’s foyer area this week, it will carry out a refurbishment at the start of 2014. The 300-capacity bar is not …

Entrepreneur Roger Payne has embarked on a new roll-out programme for his restaurant and bar concept The Cuban with the launch of a new site in Bristol. He has opened The Cuban on Bristol’s Harbourside, near Millennium Square, specialising in Cuban cuisine, cocktails and rum, with more than 150 different rums behind the bar (pictured). …

Bristol bar and restaurant The Cowshed has expanded into part of a former cinema thanks to a bank funding package. HSBC agreed the £140,000 financing to help owner Adam Denton to renovate the Whiteladies Road venue including a new bar area, larger kitchens and a chef’s table. It reopened earlier this month. The investment has …