A laid-back local with plenty of festivities on offer.
Sofi’s, the Scandi sister of Akva, Joseph Pearce’s, Boda, Victoria and Hemma, makes everyone feel like one of the family. Shabby chic, mismatched comfy chairs and chintz come together to create a homely space to enjoy a drink or three. For the peckish, there isn’t much more than Monster Munch and Tunnock’s tea cakes, but classic cocktails are well made (and discounted on a Sunday) and there’s plenty to sip on – the small but perfectly formed bar has a lot stacked behind it. Activities are also many and varied; clothes swaps, knitting clubs, open mic nights and film screenings in the back room, to name but a few. The schedule may be busy, but the pace is laid-back and convivial.
- Private dining: Up to 20 covers
- Provides: Wheelchair access, Outdoor tables, Free wi-fi
- Music on stereo: Varied, chilled and fun.
- Live entertainment: Open mic on a Sunday, ad-hoc film screenings, knitting clubs, clothes swaps and lots more.
- Capacity: 60
- Largest group: 40
- Open since: 2005
- Number of wines sold by the glass: 7
- House wine: £14 per bottle
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