We love an Izakaya here at the Grapes and our friends David and Susie do the most fabulous version we have ever come across. The word translates something like Japanese bar food or Tapas, but they are somewhat playing themselves down as the attention to detail...

I can’t believe we’ve been in here more than a month already.  If you were to look at the place then and now you probably wouldn’t notice a great deal of difference but in the last four weeks a further three to four tonnes of rubble...

Although our building has some amazing original features in the upper stories such as the Jacobean ceiling in the upstairs living room and panelling from the same era in some of the bedrooms, the bar itself hasn’t fared so well over the centuries. I was very excited though that...

It turned out my husband John was secretly on the hunt for a micropub when he came home one day and told me about this amazing pub in Bath he had stumbled across. He didn't really think that more about it but a couple of...