New gin and wine bar to open in former Stokes warehouse

A new gin and wine bar will open in Lincoln in February.

The Pessimist will open on Mint Lane at the beginning of February, however at the time of writing, an official opening date is unknown.

Behind plans for the new bar is Jo and Paul Bycroft, owners of the former Optimist Wine Bar on West Parade.

The Optimist closed on December 23, 2017.

The Optimist Wine Bar officially closed on December 23, 3017. Photo: Lincolnshire Business

Planning permission for the new bar was granted in August 2017.

Situated in the former Stokes warehouse, the new gin and wine bar will offer a selection of gins and wines and also wine tasting nights.

Lincolnshire Business has contacted the owners for a comment.