Hospitality Group Clover Opens Outdoor Pop-Up Bar In Belfast
Belfast hospitality group Clover has opened an outdoor pop-up bar in Belfast city.
As reported by The Irish News, the new outdoor pop-up bar is called Folktown and is located at Bank Square, next to CastleCourt Shopping Centre.
Clover, which already operates eight venues in Belfast, reportedly said that 30 jobs will be created by the new £150,000 outdoor pop-up pub.
Castlecourt Centre Manager Statement
CastleCourt centre manager Leona Barr reportedly said that Folktown will add to the visitor experience at the shopping centre, and, "Folktown resides in CastleCourt’s former service yard and is a nod to the Old Folk Town Market once held on the Square, so it’s fantastic to see the area rejuvenated and to welcome another new tenant to CastleCourt, and build on the shopper, tourist, student and visitor destination we have become."
Clover Group Director Statement
Clover Group director Mark Beirne reportedly added, "Outdoor venues are here to stay and we are very excited about the opportunity that Folktown presents to customers, shoppers, workers and residents alike, breathing new life into an historic part of our city and further adding to its café culture and its rich mix of indoor and outdoor hospitality spaces."
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