Le Bistrot Pierre

Le Bistrot Pierre's 16th site opened in Weston-super-Mare last week as part of its growth plans

Le Bistrot Pierre to open six sites a year

By Emma Eversham

French restaurant chain Le Bistrot Pierre is planning to open six new restaurants a year with sites in coastal and secondary towns in the North and South West of England its main target.

Families are eating out together more frequently than they did five years ago. Photo: Thinkstock

75% of families eating out in restaurants more regularly

By Emma Eversham

Three quarters (75 per cent) of families are choosing to eat out together in restaurants more frequently than they were five years ago, according to a report commissioned by French restaurant chain Le Bistrot Pierre.

Le Bistrot Pierre's board members toast the finance deal which will enable them to double their estate in the next four years

Le Bistrot Pierre to grow to 20 sites by 2018

By Emma Eversham

Small French restaurant chain Le Bistrot Pierre is to double the number of restaurants in its estate to 20 by 2018 after agreeing a multi-million pound capital financing deal. 

Le Bistrot Pierre co-founders Robert Beacham and John Whitehead

Business Profile: Le Bistrot Pierre

By William Drew

Two childhood friends opened their first restaurant on a whim. Seventeen years on, Le Bistrot Pierre provides timely lessons in delivering value in the middle market.

Le Bistrot Pierre opens fifth site

Le Bistrot Pierre opens fifth site

By Emma Eversham

The Midlands based French bistro operator opens a fifth restaurant at the Swans Nest Hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon