Alnwick restaurant seeks planning permission to create extra rooms

Plans for extra visitor accommodation at a popular Alnwick restaurant and bar have been lodged.

The Dirty Bottles Taproom and Smokehouse.
The Dirty Bottles Taproom and Smokehouse.

Refurbishment works to convert an attic to guest bedrooms and create a single-storey rear extension are planned at The Dirty Bottles on Narrowgate.

‘The proposals would generate additional employment opportunities within the town centre,’ states the report.

A separate proposal would see The Dirty Bottles extend into the adjoining former Oscars nightclub.