1 August 2014

The Shipping Forecast

15 Slater Street, Liverpool, Merseyside L1 4BW

Bars Merseyside
Be the first to rate this restaurant Write Your Review
  • Wine: £9.95
  • Champagne: £39.50
  • Opening Hours: Mon-Thurs 11am-12M, Fri-Sat 11am-3am, Sun 11am-12M

Square Meal Review of The Shipping Forecast ?

Slater Street is weekend party central for Liverpool’s drinking classes, with The Shipping Forecast set fair as an essential port of call on the thoroughfare’s bar-hopping trail. Exposed brickwork, freaky posters, metallic pillars and leather sofas provide the shabby-chic backdrop, with alcoves for laptop geeks or courting couples. Alcohol comes from British cask ales and world beers such as Blue Moon, plus a regulation list of wines and funky cocktails, while food (from Ruby Jean’s Diner) brings ‘boutique burgers’, ‘famous fried chicken’, all-day breakfasts, salads and Sunday roasts. Following a refurb, the venue now has a snazzy new ‘top deck’ with a fully stocked bar and a banquet-style table fashioned from cargo crates. Laser-sharp live music, DJs, comedy acts and cabaret are the crowd-pullers, although vintage markets and quizzes also attract an audience – so it’s not all about Saturday night.

Click here to read our diners’ reviews, or write your own

Got a blog?

Add your blog review of The Shipping Forecast to Square Meal

Win fab prizes • Attract traffic to your blog • Add prestige to your blog Find out how

    Diners at The Shipping Forecast also recommend...

    Please do not change this field Please do not change this field Please do not change this field