Tag Archives: Belgium

Try something different |’Try January’ at North

January is the worst month. The evenings are dark, the weather is pants, and everyone’s miserable. Why choose to deny yourself a drink for the whole month (only to pummel your body with booze come February 1st) when you could take it easy but give something new a go? Want to know a bit more about […]

Orval Day 2015 at North Bar

Anyone who knows North Bar will know that Orval is very special to us. We’re one of only 16 bars in the UK to achieve the Ambassadeur Orval status, an award which recognises dedication to presentation, service, and knowledge of this world-famous beer. On Thursday 12th November, we’ll be coming out in force to showcase […]

Lowlands Festival 2015

A Festival of Beer from our friends in the Netherlands & Belgium. For the first time appearing at all six of our Venues. That’s pretty bloody Ace Eh? It’s time for the 5th Annual Lowlands Bierfest (or the umpteenth including Belgian beers) celebrating amazing brews from our friends in Belgium and the Netherlands! In true […]

Managers head to Belgium…..

Two trips, all our managers, assistant managers and senior chefs…….wish us luck!! Where did it all start?  Back in 1997 when North Bar opened we offered a limited range of pedestrian beer.  But we served it with what is best described as a continental style.  We did table service, had newspapers, offered espresso based drinks, […]

Lowlands Bierfest at North Bar Social, Preston, Further North & Alfred 4.4.14 – 18.4.14

It’s time for the Lowlands Bierfest (or the umpteenth including Belgian beers) and North Bar Social, Alfred and Prestons very first festival, celebrating amazing brews from our friends in Belgium and the Netherlands! In true North Bar Festival style, we will be taking over the bars with all things Lowlandy – everything from the classic […]