Food & Drink

This category relates to all things to do with food and drink in Preston, from food festivals to the latest news on restaurants, bars and pubs in the city

Preston walk and fundraiser for Cardiac Risk in the Young Charity at The Continental

Ann Coles and her sister, walking in memory of Andrew at the London event. Pic: Ann A woman has set up a local walk in Preston to raise money for Cardiac Risk in the Young charity (CRY). Ann Coles started fundraising for free heart screenings for people aged […]

14 hours ago
Review: The Fishergate Chinese that’s alreet cha

Newly opened Chun Cha is a small Chinese restaurant and takeaway on Fishergate, opposite the old Debenhams. Working in the city centre, I’ve walked past and checked out the menu […]

1 day ago
Dog and Partridge pub in Friargate gets facelift

The Dog and Partridge in Friargate Pic: Blog Preston A iconic Preston city centre pub has been given a facelift. The Dog and Partridge in Friargate has seen its brewery Star Pubs make an investment in its frontage. Landlady […]

2 days ago
Four one-bed flats plan lodged for long-closed Avenham pub

General view of the Avenham Inn boarded up A former pub could soon be converted to housing almost two decades after closing down. Sheffield-based SKO Services had lodged plans which would see the former Avenham Inn finally brought […]

2 days ago
Evidence of mouse infestation and extremely poor standards lead to worst rating possible for Preston burger takeaway

Evidence of a mouse infestation was one of the problems identified at Burgr Mouse droppings ‘throughout the whole premises’ was just one of a multitude of reasons why a Preston business was issued with a zero hygiene rating and told to improve – […]

1 week ago
Looking back on the first year of Penwortham craft bar Fairham’s with owners Ellis and Liam

Ellis and Liam of Fairham's This month marks one year since Ellis McKeown and Liam Stemson opened the doors to Fairham’s Bar in Penwortham. As founders and distillers at Fairham Distillery – the award-winning craft […]

1 week ago
‘The Ferret is just one of those places – you get a real buzz’

The Ferret Pic: Tony Worrall The future of iconic Preston music venue The Ferret is no longer hanging in the balance after it was confirmed on Friday that the building in which it is based […]

1 week ago
Review: After Chai-ing a breakfast at this Deepdale eatery we have a new favourite drink

Chaiiwala shakshuka This week my daughter Ground Zero and I stopped for an early lunch at Chaiiwala in Deepdale Road, just outside Preston city centre. Although it’s been there a while and […]

1 week ago
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