Top Choice Spanish in Liverpool

Salt House

Liverpool has grown fond of its Spanish tapas bars, and this gorgeous spot – half deli, half restaurant – is the best of them. The cooking is authentic, varied and delicious, from the choice of charcuterie to the wo…
Modern British in Liverpool

London Carriage Works

Head chef Dave Critchley has picked up where Paul Askew left off and continues to set the culinary tone for the city. This award-winning restaurant successfully blends ethnic influences from around the globe with st…
Japanese in Liverpool


The best Japanese food in town is to be had in this contemporary spot on the ground floor of an office building. The speciality of the house is its fresh sushi and sashimi, but you'll find the usual selection of Jap…
Gastropub in Liverpool


The Monro has fast become one of the city's favourite spots for lunch, dinner and, especially, weekend brunch. The constantly changing menu of classic British dishes made with ingredients sourced as locally as possi…
Modern British in Liverpool

The Art School

The old lantern room of a Victorian 'home for destitute children' is now one of the top spots in town for contemporary British cuisine, courtesy of chef Paul Askew (ex–London Carriage Works). Take your pick of exper…
Asian in Liverpool


A bright, airy room with the look of a chic, contemporary New York brasserie serves up excellent pan-Asian dishes like Indonesian braised lamb with fried rice, and red duck coconut curry with lychees. The starter ni…
Gastropub in Liverpool

James Monro

This traditional pub has been given a contemporary makeover and offers sustainable, classy pub grub.
Bistro in Liverpool


A gorgeous little wine bar and bistro with outdoor seating for that elusive summer's day.