Shock as top Preston eaterie closes

One of Preston's best-known restaurants, Duk-Pond, has suddenly closed

Thursday, 16th June 2016, 10:27 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 7:28 pm
Photo Neil Cross Andrea Mellon of Duk-Pond trying the parched peas challenge ahead of Love Food, Love Preston campaign

The news has stunned food-lovers across the city.

The popular Cross Street eaterie confirmed the news today on twitter.

The restaurant, run by Andrera Mellon, tweeted: “It is with enormous sadness yet with pride & admiration for my team, customers & support network, I must advise you dukpond is now closed.”

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It is thought to be a commercial decision.

Preston Business Improvement District tweeted that Duk-Pond would be sorely missed in the city