Many have failed to get into a nightclub because they weren't wearing the right shoes or shirt – but one pub has taken barring customers to the next level.
Following his death a couple of months ago, I have been re-watching the classic No Reservations and Parts Unknown television series by the chef, food writer and broadcaster Anthony Bourdain.
It is one of the fastest growing and influential mixer brands in the world, which is why Fever-Tree has won Gold for Tonic Brand in the Inapub People's Choice Awards 2018.
The change in the licensing laws was meant to drive 24 hour European-style café culture...are we now finally seeing a shift with an increase in late night visits?
The quality of entrants so far in the inaugural Britain's Best Pub Burger competition has been a wonderful example of how pubs are beating casual dining chains at their own game.
BT Sport has announced details of free digital training for pubs across the UK in partnership with Google Digital Garage.