liverpool at night

Councillors are being urged to show caution over plans to introduce a late-night levy for bars and clubs in Liverpool as they begin consultation on the proposal. Liverpool City Council is proposing that a fee of up to £4,400 per year would be imposed on any venue that sells alcohol between midnight and 6am. The …

cunard building

Two restaurants and bars are to be created in Liverpool’s landmark Cunard Building by leading operator Living Ventures after a deal with the city council. The agreement will see £6million invested on the ground and first floors of the landmark Grade II-listed building on the Pier Head on the waterfront, creating around 150 new jobs. …

BrewDog Liverpool

BrewDog’s ever-expanding bar business has brought the “craft beer revolution” to Liverpool With nearly 20 bars around the UK – and more overseas – BrewDog is bringing what it calls “craft beer enlightenment” to an ever-growing number of people. Last year saw the Scottish brewer open BrewDog bars in Dundee, Cardiff, Sheffield, Liverpool and Battersea …

WXYZ bar Aloft

New bars W XYZ and NYL have been created as part of the regeneration of an historic Liverpool building into Starwood Hotels’ Aloft After standing empty for over 20 years, the 110-year-old former Royal Insurance headquarters in Liverpool’s business district has been brought back to life by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide. Converting the Grade …

Beef & Pudding manchester

The New Moon Company is to open its second site in Liverpool, bringing across its concept Beef & Pudding which has been a hit in Manchester city centre. The new restaurant and bar, which will have over 140 covers, will open in Brunswick Street in Liverpool’s thriving business district this summer. It follows the first …

camp and furnace

A new trade show for the north-west’s bar, restaurant and café sector is to make its debut in Liverpool this autumn. Taking place on October 13, Barcode Expo has been launched by SK Events and PR, organisers of the annual Liverpool Food & Drink Festival, It will bring together more than 70 exhibitors from across …

amanzi bar liverpool

A team of entrepreneurs has transformed Liverpool’s former Newz Bar into a glamorous new destination for cocktails and food. Amanzi – meaning “water” – has opened after a multimillion-pound refurbishment in Water Street in Liverpool’s business district ahead of a roll-out of the brand to Dubai, Los Angeles and Las Vegas over the coming months. …

old sessions house knutsford

A new gastropub is to open in an iconic building in Liverpool city centre as the latest venture from New Moon Co. The company has taken over the grade II-listed site of The Old Blind School, which dates back to 1851, in Hardman Street and will launch it after a major redevelopment in late spring …

titanic hotel liverpool main bar

A rum bar has opened up as part of the new Titanic Hotel in Liverpool’s Stanley Dock, reports Mark Ludmon Plenty of rum travelled through Liverpool’s docks over the centuries but a new burst of regeneration on the waterfront has created a rum bar as part of the new Titanic Hotel. The 159-year-old North Warehouse …

lola lo derby

Leading bar operator Eclectic is set to develop a new site in Liverpool for its tiki concept Lola Lo as part of its continuing growth. With 21 bars, restaurants and clubs around the UK, the group has reported that trading for the 12 months to the end of June “is in line with the board’s …