Foodies everywhere know that the cosmopolitan nature of urban areas leads to vibrant cultural combinations and, without fail, gives rise to a multi-faceted, varied and ever-changing food scene. In recent years, northern cities have experienced a delicious boom in their culinary offerings. Liverpool, previously named as the European Capital of Culture, is quickly emerging as a force to be reckoned with in gastronomic terms, and is currently named as the food capital of the UK. With the beautiful city collecting accolades at a blistering pace, it's clear that there is a great deal in store for the home of the Beatles in the coming years.
The team at Liverpool Property Solutions know the city like the backs of our hands, so we've come up with this mini-guide detailing where to enjoy some of the best food in the city.
1. Castle Street A stone's throw from James Street Station, Castle Street is alive with a sumptuous rainbow of offerings. From traditional British cuisine to Japanese, Thai, Malaysian, Indian, Spanish, Italian and Jamaican foods, you'll be hard-pushed to find greater variety all in one spot. A large number of the establishments on Castle Street have been acclaimed by critics and customers alike, so the opportunity to visit this fantastically diverse spot is not to be missed!
2. Bold Street An up-and-coming niche of indie offerings and surprising discoveries, Bold Street is the place to go to sample something new and exciting. From tantalising Lebanese street food to richly spiced Mexican, handmade pizzas, eclectic contemporary cuisine explorations, diverse veggie and vegan fare and even Peruvian offerings, this little hideaway off Renshaw Street, only a short walk from Lime Street Station, is a joy to discover.
3. Chinatown Every Chinatown is richly studded with superb hidden gems, and Liverpool's is exemplary. Dig in to Chinese, Japanese, Thai and Malaysian dishes to name but a few, and enjoy the delights of delicious ramen noodles, expertly prepared sushi and delicately spiced coconut curries, experience the thrill of numerous all-you-can-eat buffets bursting with glorious eastern fare, and maybe even treat yourself to a spot of karaoke at one of the area's fantastic clubs and bars!
4. Albert Dock If you want dinner with a view, this is the culinary experience for you. Ideal for a classy meal before a night out on the town, numerous contemporary eateries border the glittering waters of the docks that once saw Liverpool become a leading light in British industry. Brasseries and Steakhouses rub shoulders with Asian fusion establishments and Indian restaurants, offering high-class variety to hedonists of all walks of life.
With all this on your doorstep, it's no surprise that more and more foodies are choosing to call Liverpool their new home. If you're looking for a new home and want a slice of the culinary action, Liverpool might just be the place for you. To discover what properties are currently available, contact Liverpool Property Solutions today on 0151 236 7771.