Keep it local: Independent farm shops in Liverpool

Keep it local: Independent farm shops in Liverpool To achieve the freshest, heartiest dishes with quality local ingredients, the city region is home to a host of independent farm shops offering the perfect way to inject a truly authentic taste of the season. Here’s our pick of the best. Words by Matthew Smith Claremont Farm Bebington, ... Read More...

Review: Pattersons

Pattersons Gradwell Street, L1Review by Lydia ConnollyPattersons is the type of place where you can imagine the cool kids from a late ‘80s cult film would hang out.Heavily influenced by American pop culture, its vibe is skate-park turned restaurant. Comic strip inspired artwork lines the walls and provides an industrial backdrop ... Read More...

Review: Liverpool’s ‘Gin Journey’

Gin Journey Tour of Liverpool gin bars, www.ginjourney.com Review by Sarah Brown With the warmer months fast approaching our invitation to the first official Gin Journey (tickets £45) of spring was very welcome indeed.Having launched its first London venture back in 2013 it was only a matter of time before the Gin Journey ... Read More...

Metquarter to become city’s ‘premium dining destination’

The Metquarter is aiming to become Liverpool’s “premium dining and retail destination” after it changed hands for a reported £18 million.Queensberry Real Estate plans to recreate the success of its Corn Exchange redevelopment in Manchester after purchasing the city centre site from Columbus UK Real Estate Fund.Backed by Bywater Properties, ... Read More...

Best for Bubble Tea in Liverpool

Liverpool has always been a city to experience new things and new cultures, and bubble tea is no exception. Originally an iced tea drink from Taiwan with little tapioca balls, its popularity has sky-rocketed in recent years in America and Australia. Now, it is making its way across the pond ... Read More...