Deals News


Published 21 Jan 2019


Tom Holloway

New bar and restaurant, Smugglers Bar & Kitchen, has acquired a new 15 year lease on 16 Carlton Crescent, Southampton completing its fit out and opening in time for the Christmas period.

The four storey building was fitted out by specialists Interior Lab to provide a friendly and relaxed environment in the bar and restaurant and private space on the first floor for dining or functions.

Commenting on the new venture, Smugglers’ Michael Wilks said: “Since opening for business at the very end of November, the last few weeks of 2018 were a hugely exciting time for the bar and restaurant with lots of positive feedback from customers on the interior, our amazing staff and the variety and quality of the food we serve.

“We’ve had a good start to 2019 and are seeing many new and returning customers enjoying the Smugglers Experiences.”

Holloway Iliffe & Mitchell director, Tom Holloway added: “Carlton Crescent has always been a popular location for bars and restaurants in Southampton and we were delighted to have secured No. 16 for Smugglers. Since opening, it has proved to be a popular venue and we wish the team every success for the future.”