Both proposed schemes are for a thriving part of town, with bars to open in the last couple of years including La Rum Bar, Rita's Pantry, No 5 Cocktail and Wine Bar, Bar Eleven, the Gypsy Rover and The Pitcher House, joining well-established venues such as the Pig and Whistle.
And its reputation is spreading far and wide, with Bez from the Happy Mondays making a sell-out appearance at the Pitcher House on February 18 and This Is England actor Thomas Turgoose having played a DJ set at La Rum Bar on New Year's Eve.
Bez will be stopping by The Pitcher House next month
If there was a prize for the most groan worthy name the winner would have to be The Pitcher House which sits next to a cinema on North Street in St Andrews.
The Pitcher House burger is a meaty half-pounder which comes with crispy fried onions and melted cheese but you might want to leave room for a dessert menu which includes cheesecake and strawberry shortcake.
Just like diners in the States, the Pitcher House offers you limitless refills on a selection of its soft drinks or you could explore the cocktail list.
We saw this house and that was it," explains Ron Kresge, formerly of Pennsylvania and now co-owner, with wife Fran, of the Thomas Pitcher House
And if all goes to plan, Karl Nixon and Daz Connelly's micropub, The Pitcher House, will even contain seats from the town's Regent Cinema.
It's hoped The Pitcher House will be open by the end of August.