Jimmy's Liverpool

Nightlife and music venue Jimmy’s has opened its doors on Liverpool’s Bold Street following a total refit of the former Cabin Club premises. The team behind the Jimmy’s brand have transformed the infamous Havelock Building into a “rock ‘n’ roll haven”, incorporating features such as neon signage, classic lava lamps and bespoke posters and prints. …

The Brunch Club interior

Liverpool’s The Brunch Club is shaking things up with a new “Instagrammable” interior décor and signature cocktail menu. The Duke Street venue has been reinvented by the team behind Ghetto Golf, following a creative overhaul that promises visitors “the most bespoke bar experience in town”. Foliage has been used to “bring the outside in”, creating …

53 Degrees

Map coordinates provided the inspiration for 53 Degrees, a modern Italian bar and eatery that has recently opened on Berry Street in Liverpool. The venue positions itself as a “fresh offering” to the city’s nightlife scene where Italian street food is combined with a bar menu designed by consultants from Bacardi and Grey Goose. General …

XOXO Dash

The site of the former Living Room and Sugar Hut in Liverpool city centre has been transformed into a contemporary restaurant and VIP basement nightclub. Following a multi-million-pound makeover, the Victoria Street location will open as Dash restaurant and XOXO club. The 15 Group, which owns the restaurant and club, is run by brothers Dean …

Festival Food & Drink Grill

A new restaurant and bar has opened opposite the iconic Cavern Club in Liverpool after a fit-out by leisure sector contractor Medlock FRB. Festival Food & Drink Grill is a 145-cover venue which has been developed at a cost of over £1m in a joint venture between the Cavern Club and the Bem Brasil restaurant …

Florist Liverpool

The New World Trading Company has rolled out its latest concept, The Florist, in Bristol and Liverpool. Mark Ludmon reports In February, a new concept burst into bloom from leading operator The New World Trading Company (NWTC). It unveiled The Florist in Park Street in Bristol in the former site of bar and restaurant Goldbrick …

liverpool cocktail bar

A new cocktail bar is to be opened on Liverpool’s waterfront with a roof terrace offering panoramic views of the city. Due to open in early 2018, it will be on the Strand in the old Bentley Building in Brunswick Street above Tom Hall’s Tavern. The new bar will cover 2,000 square feet on the …

old blind school

The New World Trading Company (NWTC) is to convert the former site of The Old Blind School bar and restaurant (pictured) in Liverpool into its new concept, The Florist. The 1850s Grade II-listed building, which was once home to the Royal School for the Blind, in Hardman Street is due to be ready to open …

Coyote Ugly Saloon Cardiff

Up to 12 new bars are to be opened under the Coyote Ugly Saloon name across the UK and Ireland over the next five years as part of a new franchise agreement. Steve Lewis will roll out the concept, where female bartenders perform dance routines on the counter, after last year gaining franchise rights for …

Castle St Townhouse Bow Tie

Castle St Townhouse in Liverpool aims to serve up “a taste of sophistication” with its eclectic new cocktail menu. Located in the city’s thriving Commercial District, the all-day dining and drinking destination has a selection of classic and signature cocktails created by the bar team, with names such as the 3 Mirrored Feeling, The Bow …