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Neighbourhood Bakehouse

23 February 2022

A popular coffee shop search for a bigger Chester city centre premises was proving to be a struggle until a solution emerged on its doorstep.

Neighbourhood Bakehouse in Northgate Street has just announced plans to expand its hugely-successful business - by knocking through to next door.

The venue, owned by Catherine Graham, has taken over the adjoining unit recently vacated by Lifeworx Health Store.

The much-needed expansion will take the indoor seating capacity from seven up to 50, and allow the independent business to have a bar serving alcohol as well as a space for community use.

The artisan bakehouse, which has a thriving takeaway trade, launched in November 2020.

Despite opening during a period in which Covid lockdown restrictions were in place, Neighbourhood Bakehouse quickly gained a large and loyal customer base.

So much so that during last year it soon became apparent that a bigger venue was needed - and so the search began.

Read more at: Cheshire Live