Food trends

Lion Inn: holds a weekly beauty night

Pub food: business boosters

By Jo Bruce

Ideas for boosting food sales at your pub including beauty nights, a children's pancake day event and race days.

Coffee and cake: business booster

Pub food: business boosters

By Jo Bruce

Ideas for boosting food sales at your pub including coffee and cake offers, a sausage club and village nights.

Palmer: 15 years' experience in food-led pubs

Hatching a cunning plan for pub food success

By Sheila McWattie

Head chef of the Hatch Inn Greg Palmer tells Sheila McWattie about the pub's food success. Chef's CV I've worked in good quality, food-led pubs for...

Drive sales: boost business

Pub food: business boosters

By Jo Bruce

Ideas for boosting food sales at your pub including a midweek mussel night, a B&B owner event and a pudding night.

Drive sales: boost business

Pub food: business boosters

By Jo Bruce

Ideas for boosting food sales at your pub including a discounted wine offer and a giant fish and chips competition.

Coulson: booking a table means making a contract

How to handle food 'no-shows'

By Peter Coulson

There have been a number of successful claims made by restaurateurs in recent years against no-showers, says Peter Coulson.