Visited Union Street in Southport lately? July 22nd, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Visited Union Street in Southport lately? Union Street Traders urge you to visit this great street this Summer. Located in the fastest growing area of town known as The Northern Quarter. Situated in between Lord Street and Hoghton Street there are so many hidden gems that really are worth a visit. It is a quaint up-market street that has benefited from the lovely flower displays provided by the Southport Bid. FOOD/DRINK Tapper’s 9 Union Street. An independent, family run neighbourhood cafe where you are greeted with a warm and friendly welcome. They boast that all the food is lovingly homemade on the premises and ingredients are sourced locally where possible. Owner Catherine Tapper has worked hard over the past six years to ensure there is a super, efficient and friendly team that focuses on consistency and very high standards. The bagels are not to be missed, especially the Bacon, Brie & Chilli Jam one. Rumour has it they are expanding to Formby, so watch this space for more information. https://www.facebook.com/TappersCafeBar/ The Jasmine Tree – Chinese 10 Union Street A lovely friendly Chinese restaurant that also offers a take away service. Open for lunch and dinner. The crispy duck is plentiful and out of this world. https://take-a-way.co.uk/menu/1125/The+Jasmin+Tree/ The Guesthouse 16 Union Street An edwardian pub at the heart of Union Street where you will find real ale, basic hearty food and no messing. Enjoy a peaceful pint in their hidden beer garden or on a bench out the front where you can watch the world go by. http://guesthouse-southport.blogspot.co.uk/p/welcome.html Bengal Lounge – Indian, Balti 12 Union Street Ok, maybe forget the fact that they were recently raided by immigration. Bengal Lounge is a great place to enjoy Balti, Indian food. Their menu has something for everyone and they also offer a great delivery service too. https://bengallounge-southport.co.uk BOUTIQUES Momo 11 Union Street Fashion graduate Molly opened this stylish boutique over a year ago. A great place to purchase a casual piece or a party outfit. Stocking C/meo, Alice McCall, Finders Keepers, Three Floor, The Fifth, Selected Femme. http://momoclothing.co.uk Vintage Designer Dress Agency 24 Union Street Alex has owned this shop for many years on Union Street and has a great following as she gets a very high quality of pre loved designer goods from Chanel to Louboutin. https://www.facebook.com/Vintage-Designer-Dress-Agency-1510605842571059/?fref=ts KIDS Over the Moon Kids Boutique and Shoe Studio 5-7 Union Street Trading her high end european fashion brands for over five years, Tina has become an established part of Union Street and the kids clothing scene. More recently she has expanded her range to include a kids shoe studio where she stocks Lelli Kelly amongst many more. https://www.facebook.com/otmkids/?fref=ts Betsy Boo Creations A new addition to the Street with a huge Facebook following of nearly 36k followers. Proud stockists of Liberty of London fabrics. https://www.facebook.com/BetsyBooCreations/?fref=ts HAIR/BEAUTY The Waxing Boutique 8 Union Street Friendly and professional service from experienced beauticians. They specialise in Lycon hot wax but offer other great treatments too. Uptown Funk 4-6 Union Street Blow Dry and Make Up Bar perfect for special occasions, proms or just a good night out. Go in looking rough, come out looking glam. Viva Hair 1A Union Street Vivian and her team has been cutting, colouring and perming some of the most discerning ladies of the town for many years. If there’s anything new happening on the street, these ladies will be in the know. DF Hair 18 Union Street David has owned this popular salon on Union Street for years. He has a very loyal following and does a perfect set for the older ladies of Southport. He has a few famous clients too. Lets just say one used to appear in Coronation Street! ESSENTIALS Castletown 15 Union Street Proprietor Caroline has been providing quality mobility solutions for 25 years. An expert in her field she is a one stop shop for all your home care needs. You will receive a friendly service where Caroline is happy to help with demonstrations and in the comfort of your own home if need be. She has recently launched her new website that will help customers that are less abled. http://www.castletownhomecare.co.uk Rowlands Pharmacy 13 Union Street The only business on Union Street that is part of a national company. A busy little pharmacist that provides a great and helpful service to the local community. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. 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