You’re Nobody These Days Unless… You are opening a wine bar.
Entrepreneurs are raising a glass and chequebook to the concept, making the likes of Note and Loose Canon feel almost grown-up at this stage, such is the spate of recent and forthcoming openings.
Elsewhere, in the mag Bitesize toasts A Fianco in Stoneybatter, the sister to the much loved Grano. And we are told Aperitivo is coming to Nassau Street soon as a home to “Cicchetti, Cocktail, Spritz & Wine Bar.
With a €58m Henry J Lyons redevelopment of the axis of Nassau and Dawson Street set for completion the street will be due a much needed uplift.
In other openings, keep an eye out for the re-opening of former watering hole Copán in Rathmines as Kodiak too.