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Meet the Real Face of Business

Ian Barker


How did the business come about?

Myself and friend both have a love for food and thought it was a great opportunity.

How long has your business been in existence?

12 years this October

How many people do you employ?


What job or achievement makes you most proud?

Seeing how far we’ve come in the 12 years we’ve been open whilst constantly developing a great breakfast and food menu for our customers to enjoy.

Another highlight was reaching the prestigious Sandwich Designer of The Year Finals in 2017 in London. 

Why Warrington?

Based in Culcheth Village Warrington there is a real sense of community here with local Independents making up 90% of the businesses.

Also we are on the busy Warrington Road

Tell us one interesting thing about you that people might not know?

I successfully completed An Ironman in 2012.
Swim 2.5 mile Bike 112 mile Run 26.2

Who are the people most important in life to you?

My wife Natalie and son Elliott

What is your ‘get through lockdown tip’?

Exercise, healthy food, planning, family time and a nice glass of Red on an evening ?
Food bank donations

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