Your new home at Birkdale Place is walking distance to the centre of Birkdale, a thriving and affluent village. A wide variety of amenities are also to hand, with neighbouring Southport, Ainsdale and Formby all within easy reach.
Birkdale village has a cosmopolitan charm, with a wide variety of independent businesses, offering everything from a butcher and a fishmonger to a florist and even a specialist cheese shop. The village is also home to a number of stylish independent cafés, bars and restaurants. In fact, we believe you would be hard pushed to find such a wonderful array of artisan traders in such a delightful setting anywhere else in the area. Lancashire Life described Birkdale as destination for foodies in 2016 (you can read there guide on Birkdale food shops here)
We will pick out a few of our favorites below, but feel free to contact us any other recommendations you may have:
This friendly Italian restaurant serves the best and freshest seasonal produce, Italian cheeses, meat and seafood that reflect pure Italian flavours.
The restaurant offer a combination of modern and classic Italian dishes. Fresh dishes are made daily in the kitchen using only the finest ingredients and traditional techniques. To complement these dishes perfectly, Villaggio Cucina also provides a full list of discovery and popular wine styles, researched and tasted by in house wine experts.
"We have a simple philosophy at the Villaggio Cucina. Good Italian food prepared in the proper way and served with attention to your enjoyment." Villaggio Cucina
31 Liverpool Road, Birkdale PR8 4AG
Telephone: 01704 564564
Birkdale Cheese Centre
Run by a local family, The Birkdale Cheese Centre has been established in Birkdale village for over 30 years, and has always focused on offering a wide range of the best cheeses available.
Tastings to help you decide which of the lovely cheeses to buy is always available, as well as advise on the best pates, crackers or relishes to go with each cheese. We recommend one of the local cheeses – Crumbly Lancashire, but we also always come home with something new and amazing.
42A Liverpool Rd, Birkdale PR8 4AY
Telephone 01704 568822
A friendly bar and restaurant, with excellent reviews. We particularly like their extensive gin menu with over 70 gins from around the world; you can even book gin tastings exploring different gins and gin based cocktails.
The Allotment specialises in offering a playful twist on traditional British cuisine and prides itself in only using local suppliers which ensures all dishes are seasonal, sustainable and fresh.
There is also a sister bar in Manchester;s Northern Quarter if you are ever in the city. Both aiming to offer an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
25-29 Liverpool Rd, Birkdale PR8 4AR
Telephone: 01704 808491
Hallidays of Birkdale
A local fishmongers on your doorstep with amazing fish and seafood – they even provide seasonal game. Always get great service and the fish platters are highly recommended. Hallidays of Birkdale have been serving the village for more than 20 years. ‘The actual company has been in business for over 100 years.
Telephone 01704 551524
28 Liverpool Road, Birkdale