Alex Reilley

Circo Lounge in Bournemouth was the 22nd site for Loungers which has now received investment from private equity group Piper

Loungers receives £16m investment from Piper

By Peter Ruddick

The bar and causal dining restaurant group Loungers has received a £16m investment from private equity specialists Piper which will now take a significant minority stake in the company led by managing director Alex Reilley.

Loungers plans to expand to 24 sites in the next year

Loungers’ expansion pushes turnover up 55%

By Emma Eversham

Loungers, the Bristol-based café, bar and restaurant group, saw turnover grow 55 per cent to almost £11m last year after adding an extra four sites to its estate.

Alex Reilley, managing director of Loungers

Business profile: Loungers

By Joe Lutrario

Helmed by Alex Reilley, Loungers is turning heads across the industry with its blend of homely surroundings, genuine all-day dining offer and cleverly located units.

Loungers Plymouth

Loungers signs deal for 17th site

By Gemma McKenna

Bristol-based group Loungers is expanding faster than anticipated, and has just signed a deal on its 17th site