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The Royal Hotel & Bar now open(Friday 14th October)

The Royal Hotel & Bar, Lancaster has opened

Forest Side In Grasmere Awarded Three AA Rosettes(Wednesday 28th September)

Forest Side, Grasmere, the Lake District's newest culinary hotspot, has joined some very illustrious company, having just been awarded a three AA Rosettes for the quality of its food. It's among only 13 properties in the UK to be awarded three rosettes this autumn and it's plain to see that the simp ...more

The Beer School now open(Wednesday 21st September)

The Beer School, Bolton has opened

Review now open(Tuesday 20th September)

Review, Preston has opened

Dowd Inn now open(Wednesday 14th September)

Dowd Inn, Chorley has opened

Tasteland now open(Tuesday 30th August)

Tasteland, Preston has opened

Iconic Bolton Restaurant Set for September Opening(Wednesday 10th August)

Following an opulent refurbishment, the renowned Bolton restaurant and bar, Dhanak Deira, have announced they will re-open in September. The historic building on Blackburn Road is a former church built in 1903. Retaining many of the original features, the managing directors Omar Shahid, Nadia L ...more

New-Look Harry Ramsden's Opens At Blackpool Tower(Thursday 21st July)

A 'new generation' Harry Ramsden's has opened at Blackpool Tower. New features for the iconic 200-cover fish and chip restaurant include a rotisserie, a gin bar, a craft beer bar and a smoothie station. Times they are a changing.

This Year's Bolton Food and Drink Festival.(Tuesday 14th June)

Le Mans Crescent will be transformed into a fun science laboratory for this year's festival, which takes place over the Bank Holiday weekend. Award-winning Mad Science North West will be offering the unique and hands-on science workshops. There will be seven interactive areas: a vortex cannon ...more

Lancashire Landlord Set's Up Free Food Scheme(Monday 13th June)

After the devastating floods in Lancaster in December 2015, people took shelter at the Robert Gillow and the pub became somewhere police were bringing flood victims. Landlord Mark Cutter distributed the thawed food from his freezers due to the power cut, as they couldn't serve it in the pub so rath ...more

Bolton Pub Set For Transformation(Monday 13th June)

Nick Howcroft is transforming the former Three Pigeons pub at Ashley Bridge in Bolton as well as creating seven new apartments behind the Georgian building. But after he bought the run-down Blackburn Road site in 2011, locals have become restless and questioned what work has taken place so far. ...more

Restaurateur Changed Restaurant Name After Legal Wrangle(Monday 13th June)

Vito Bruno set up Gusto Italia in 2010, Bruno has changed the name on the existing restaurant and also the new venue located on Watery Lane, Preston, to the name Il Gusto D'Italia - at a cost of thousands - after receiving a solicitor's letter from national chain Gusto. Gusto say they trademarked t ...more

Second Venue For Smokies In Darwen (Friday 10th June)

Family-run Smokies Southern BBQ which specialises in slow-cooked meat dishes is opening a second venue - 12 months after launching the first restaurant of its kind in Darwen, Lancashire. Owners have taken over the premises of the former Rendezvous restaurant in Chorley town centre and are currently ...more

New Indo-Chinese Restaurant Opening(Monday 6th June)

A family restaurant is bringing the authentic taste of India to Bolton town centre. The K-Lounge restaurant has launched in Mawdsley Street. £80,000 has been invested into the unit which used to house Carbon Bar and before that Bergeracs. Owners and cousins Vignesh and Amit Patel will offer ...more

Quick Crepes now open(Thursday 2nd June)

Quick Crepes, Bury has opened

Preston Based Restaurant Named As The Best(Thursday 19th May)

Duk Pond has been named as one of the best vegetarian restaurants in Lancashire by Lancashire Life magazine. The restaurant was also 'highly commended' at the Free From Awards making it the only restaurant in the north west to have been selected. The Preston based eatery has been offering vegan, ve ...more

Cocktail bar set to replace much loved fine dining restaurant (Monday 9th May)

Grenache, a well-known fine dining venue in Bridgewater Road, Walkden. Will be replaced by No.7 Champagne and Cocktail Bar. Grenache suddenly closed in April, with owners Mike and Karen citing financial difficulties as the reason for the unexpected closure. New owners Rich and Ash said on Facebook ...more

Iconic Pub's Transformation(Wednesday 4th May)

The former Woodlands public house in Beardwood, is undergoing a transformation to the tune of £750,000. The fully refurbished Indian restaurant on Preston New Road will have 300 covers when it opens its doors in August. The iconic pub, will be sympathetically revamped in order to keep most of ...more

Sponsors revealed for Bolton food fest(Tuesday 3rd May)

Aldi is returning for the second year running as the headline sponsor of Bolton Food and Drink Festival. The supermarket retailer joined the festival family for the first time last year, and proved to be a hit with festival goers. Bolton Council is also pleased to announce that the University ...more

Cannabis Discovered in Restaurant Basement(Wednesday 27th April)

Police have discovered a cannabis farm in a basement at an Italian restaurant in Bury. Bellini in Ramsbottom and Unsworth's La Capannina Ristorante have been linked to criminal activity. Police are said to have found a cannabis farm in a basement underneath the Bellini and subsequent investigations ...more

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