Menu

Umberto’s fish and chip shop to re-open after fire

Posted on - 24th November, 2013 - 5:48pm | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Business, Food & Drink, News, Riversway, Takeaways
Umberto's has been restored following the fire damage

Umberto’s has been restored following the fire damage

An iconic Preston fish and chip takeaway is due to re-open on Monday.

Advertisement

Umberto’s was devastated by a fire in August but customers will be back inside from tomorrow.

The fire started in the basement of the building on Watery Lane before spreading through the restaurant and up into the flat above.

twitter-umbertos630

Umberto’s has been operating since 1973 and is operated by Umberto Frediani.

He told the Lancashire Evening Post last month the fire came close to finishing his career completely.

It is still not known how the fire started.

Customers will be able to enjoy Umberto’s £1.50 lunchtime special once more.

Are you pleased Umberto’s is re-opening? Let us know in the comments below

Image credit to Tony Worrall

Share
Preston in pictures PNEPNEPNEPNE342/366 - Bus station subwayLane Ends Hotel, PrestonSt.Walburge's, PrestonAncient Oak, Cottam, Preston, Lancashire. View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.