We’re bringing you the best local secrets with some of the world’s top bloggers, influencers, and travel journalists in our new City Insider series. From where to find the perfect brew to that little-known bar that plays the best tunes, vintage record stores and green outdoor spaces, consider this your checklist for an amazing city break in Liverpool.
We’re diving into all the best spots in Liverpool, with a quick-fire interview with Stephi LaReine, telling you her favourite places and expert tips. Stephi LaReine is a 25-year-old multi-award-winning fashion, lifestyle, beauty and travel blogger who specialises in colourful and positive content with a die-hard love for her home, Liverpool, UK. You’ll find her talking about everything from her music festival travels to meditation and mindfulness on her blog and Instagram.
Best of Liverpool: Ultimate Insider’s Guide with Stephi LaReine
1. Favourite Overall Restaurant?
Gustos – the view from Albert Dock is stunning!
2. Best Restaurant for Date Night?
Alma De Cuba – it’s a truly unique dining experience.
3. Local Foodie Secret?
La Finca Eivissa – the best tapas is tucked away off Seel Street.
4. Best Burger?
Every burger from Almost Famous!
5. Best Place for Coffee?
6. Best Pizza?
Maluco Pizzeria – go for the rodizio so you can try all the slices…
7. Best Place for Vegetarian/Vegan Food?
Sanskruti – The best Indian food you’ll ever eat!
8. Best Place for Brunch?
Leaf – delicious variety of brunch dishes in a mega laidback atmosphere.
9. Where to Get an Amazing Budget-Meal?
Kasbah – authentic and cheap Moroccan cuisine.
10. Bar for Drinks with Friends?
The Botanical Garden – the perfect place to kick back on a sunny day.
11. Best Cocktail Bar?
The Alchemist – an epic bar for combining alchemy with drinks.
12. Bar/Club for a Big Night Out?
Jimmys – Need a boogie? It’s the place to go!
13. Best Place for a Sweet Treat?
Cuthberts Bakehouse on Bold Street.
14. Unmissable Thing to Do in the City?
Shimmy the night away in The Cavern!
15. Favourite Place for a Staycation?
Signature Living, in one of their wild party hotel rooms.
16. How to get Around the City Like a Local?
Get walking – it’s the best way to see it all!
17. Favourite Outdoor Space for Chilling Out?
18. Best Market in the City?
Red Brick Market in the Baltic Triangle – it’s got everything!
19. Top Workout in the City?
PureGym – so many classes!
20. Must-Visit Independent Store?
Probe Records – you’ll find a few hidden gems tucked away.
21. Best Things to do with Kids in the City?
Mattel Play on the docks.