christmas menu

27th November 2015

our christmas menu is now in full swing!

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16th November 2015

So, with only weeks to go until our year is up, last night, a wonderful customer and friend of ours made the total of our charity fundraising up to the grand total of £10,000!...

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Carols on the Camber

12th November 2015

Join us for our annual ‘Carols on the Camber’ this December on Sunday 20th. Carols start at 6pm prompt.  Bring the family for mulled wine and festive fun! We will...

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Great South Run Triumph!

27th October 2015

After four months of hard training, on Sunday 25th October Emma, Jose & Justyna took part in the Great South Run to raise money for the rowans hospice. There were many...

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Yalumba wines come to Abar

22nd October 2015

On Monday we welcomed Kevin Glastonbury from Yalumba wines, Barossa Valley South Australia for a wine tasting supper.Our Menu of Thai style Crayfish salad, Braised Beef Cheek and...

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Ontanon Tasting

11th October 2015

On Wednesday this week we welcomed Alec from Boutinot, along with Conrado from Ontanon-who gave a commentary on his amazing range of Riojas. A four course supper complimented...

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Exton Park Vineyard Visit

5th October 2015

On Tuesday 29th September, a group of us from abarbistro spent a very pleasant morning amidst the vines of Exton Park Vineyard; thanks Jose, for organising! Exton Park is set on...

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Goodbye Hattie!

17th September 2015

And so…as the fate laden pen neared the sign out sheet of destiny this evening…as I (theoretically and ceremoniously-if not quite accurately I’m sure) balanced...

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Tenth Hole Comes to Abar

5th September 2015

Lucy Branson, co-owner of our sister business The Tenth Hole Tea Rooms describes her experience of working at the abar for a day.   When I suggested back in June that Steve...

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Dave’s trip to Rioja

3rd September 2015

Dave has just returned from a rekkie of some incredibly on trend Bodegas courtesy of Gonzalez Byass in Spain. Ahh, I hear your say..Tio Pepe sherry. Well yes, Gonzalez Byass do...

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