Our Cafe-Bar is under new management and has been refurbished September 2016.
We have a selection of homemade cakes, fresh salads & sharing platters available daily.
Special boards updated regularly.
The cafe is open daily 9am – 9:30pm
The bar stocks an exciting range of craft ales, wines and spirits, including a fabulous choice in gins!
Roots Sessions – Wednesday Nights at the Grain Cafe Bar
February 8th – Vicki Burke’s Sutura launches a new album
Celebrating the launching of the new album “Keys to the Golden City”. An eclectic mix of folk
and jazz with soulful songs and funky grooves that promises to send you on a journey which
will lift your spirits and warm your heart.
February 15th – Clayton Denwood and Band
Singer-songwriter and first-rate musician, and a band of top-flight players, with a unique sound and
sensibility..The music mines a deep vibe that draws in and draws upon everything from straight
up blues to bright folk-rock to brooding jazz riffs in a Van Morrison mode.”
February 22nd – Velvet and Stone + Julian Hight aka Bugs
Alternative/ indie folk group, who combine rich vocals, acoustic guitar and soaring violin. The trio
provide an original take on a traditional genre, drawing upon personal stories, melancholy West
Country tales and landscapes. Well known Julian (Bugs) Hight performing songs from his new
album, Independent State of Mind.
March 1st – Emma Ballantine + Ian O’Regan
Rapidly gaining recognition for powerful songwriting and a ‘shapeshifting vocal gift’ (Gigslutz). A
finalist in the UK Unsigned Songwriter of the Year competition, her music has been played by
BBC Radio 2, BBC 6 Music and BBC Introducing, Resonance FM says, “a unique voice among
modern songwriters”. Ian O’Regan is an Irish multi-instrumentalist singer, songwriter, and producer,
with over 30 years experience of rock, blues, folk and country music.
March 8th – Adam Norsworhy
Singer, guitarist and multi–instrumentalist, with an expressive voice that perfectly complements his
startlingly personal songwriting; open, honest and raw, but always floating on an unforgettable melody
and peerless musicianship. In an age of reality ‘stars’ and ever-more manufactured singers, Adam is the
March 15th – Captain Cactus & the Screaming Harlots
Frome-based outfit who play a whirlwind of messed up, swampy folk blues Americana groove with
harmonies. Come sweat & sway to tales of whiskey, murder & love, it is high octane fun & party music.
Sat 21st Jan 8pm – 11pm Frat Party – End of the World Party!
To celebrate/commiserate the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States Hit or Miss are delighted to be bringing back their ever popular Frat Party! A night of red cups, beer pong, flip cup & American style frat party action. The music will be a mix of America’s finest offerings. Think old school hip hop.
Friday 3rd Feb 8pm – 11pm Brightr plus Very Special Guests
As Brightr, Laurie Cottingham makes a brand of acoustic twinkle-infused heartfelt music that he describes as ’emo pop’. Having played first ever show in the Grain Cafe Bar, Brightr returns to his musical birthplace. Having taken on touring all over the world including a slot at the legendary “The Fest” in America supporting The Front Bottoms in Europe and a festival stealing set at All Roads Leads to Frome, this is a must see free entry show!
Saturday 4th Feb start 8pm
HipHop Comedy presents Against the Grain Comedy Club!
Ben Thurston from the legendary Oppo Comedy Night in Bristol will be bringing new shows from top circuits comedians to Frome’s very own Grain Cafe Bar.
Tickets £7 advanced / £8.50 Doors
Sunday 12th Feb 7:30pm – 11pm Pub Quiz Night
Entry £10 a Team
Get a team of 5 together and join us for a quiz night to help raise funds for the Cheese & Grain Tower Project.
Prize for the winning team.
Sunday 26th February 6pm – 8:30pm Lungi Baba’s & Azeema’s Supper Club
2 Course Sit Down Meal
Adults £14 Under 18’s £9 Children £5
The Supper night is a South Indian & Sri-Lankan fusion of delicious healthy home-cooked vegetarian food; cooked from scratch using whole spices, fresh seasonal vegetables, love and mindfulness!
Explore the 6 tastes of nature and 5 colours in every meal, inspired by food philosophies around the world!
ARTIST OF THE MONTH
Every month at the Cheese & Grain we feature a local artists exhibition in our busy cafe and foyer.
If you are interested in exhibiting please contact Tracey Rawlins 01373 455768 or email email@example.com