French bistrot group
Bistrot Pierre is a restaurant chain which provides customers with great value, authentic French cooking in a relaxing, lively atmosphere. The company was established as a single franchise restaurant in Nottingham in 1994 by school friends Robert Beacham and John Whitehead.
The restaurants are based in a variety of locations from large city centres such as Cardiff and coastal bistrots in Torquay, to shopping centres in Newport and market towns like Leamington Spa. The investment from Livingbridge will accelerate restaurant roll out plans and optimise Bistrot Pierre’s existing estate.
Bistrot Pierre is precisely the sort of business that we love working with – they have a fantastic management team, a proven business model and a really differentiated offering and we are really excited about our future partnership with them having had the pleasure of getting to know Robert, John and the team over the past year.
We are excited by Livingbridge’s endorsement of our business and, with their investment, look forward to expanding our estate and opening more successful bistrots. The whole process leading up to the deal has been smooth and we are now relishing this new phase of growth with our partners.
Co-Founder of Bistrot Pierre , Bistrot Pierre