Tuesday 17 September 2019

One hotel will close 'every week'

Louise Hogan

Louise Hogan

ONE hotel a week will close this year due to the recession, a leading food critic has predicted.

Huge international-style establishments that were allowed to pop up in almost every town in the country during the boom years have become unsustainable, the author of a foodie bible has claimed.

John McKenna, the man behind the prestigious 'Bridgestone Guides', also predicted the pub business would be "decimated" as people choose to eat out in restaurants instead.

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