The Continental • Preston Guild City
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Preston Guild City

The Continental

Interior of Film Club space, Continental, Preston

The go to arts and culture venue, boasting quality food and drink...

The Continental is picturesquely placed by the banks of the River Ribble, on the edge of Preston's Avenham and Miller Parks. This makes it a staple for summer hangouts, whilst 'The Snug' provides a cosy retreat to relax and socialise in during those wintery months.

A seasonal kitchen serves up restaurant quality food and daily specials, whilst their well-stocked bar offers a range of changing ales, house beer, artisan ciders and speciality beers from Europe and the US.

The Continental also makes the perfect stop for dog walkers, with their dog-friendly policy allowing you to enjoy your meal with your furry friend.

Enviable arts and culture programme

The Continental is often regarded as the preferred indie culture destination in Preston; being a popular place to visit for both locals and those across Lancashire.

Whether you’re inside or out, you can enjoy fine food, drinks and plenty of culture with 'They Eat Culture’s' monthly arts and culture programme. The venue is crammed with a wide mix of events including live music, film, theatre, literature, arts, crafts and festivals.

The venue is also home to many clubs and special events to get involved in including, book clubs, creative writing classes, open-mic, poetry nights, vintage fairs and much more.

For more details around what's on and when see our What's On Calendar.

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Map address for The Continental

The Continental, South Meadow Lane, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8JP.