Venue News

Here you can find anything we have found relating to news of venues in and around Scunthorpe. I.e refurbishments, closures, re opening, launches etc.

If you have any news on local venues or you’ve heard about something interesting then get in touch. If you have more information or run a venue then get in touch for reviews, press release and article opportunities.

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New Dog friendly cafe opening in Messingham May 7th.

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New Italian inspired restaurant LAVO. now open.


New Restaurant Smoke & Iron has now opened. Read our food review here

November 2021

Steel Town Bar & Bistro

Steeltown bar & Bistro located at 80-82 Mary Street in Scunthorpe will officially open to the public on Thursday 18th November from 7pm.

The venue will be open to over 25’s only.

The title of the venue (bistro) suggests the venue will also serve food but no menus have been released yet. Sneak peak images on the venues social media it looks to have a clean but industrial theme running throughout.

New TAPAS Fusion menu at The Honest Lawyer

Full renovation


The Penny Bank vibe has totally transformed with it’s all new decor and drink offerings.

New cocktail bar next to The Baths Hall?

We don’t know for sure, all anyone knows so far is a Request was submitted for permission to serve alcohol at former Indian restaurant “Spice Village” next to The Baths Hall. Person applied for use of venue to be changed to “cocktail bar”. It is unknown if this plan will go ahead or whether a new bar will be created.