May 19, 2022


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New owners of Eddie’s pizzeria want to ‘go back to basics’ with reliable Italian food items

THE new proprietors of a pizzeria have vowed ‘to go back again to basics’ by supplying traditional Italian woodfired pizzas.

Gary Perkins and Jamie Evans took more than Eddie’s Wooden Fired Pizza on Borough Highway at the commencing of January.

The pizzeria served common pizzas but in modern years moved into Spitfire sports activities bar but the duo are eager to return to the previous ethos of Eddies which was named soon after Ervardo Salza which opened on 2016.

He was initially from South Italy and influenced the pair to established up the authentic Neapolitan pizzeria.

Speaking forward of the official opening on Friday, Jamie Evans reported: “Pizza is a foods me and my family have normally loved.

“When we moved to Darwen from Bolton in 1994, my mom took a next occupation at the former Pizza Very hot which is now Cavzon and we ate pizza every weekend.

“My household have normally been involved at San Remo, a significantly cherished takeaway in Darwen.

“As a younger chef I often had dreams of possessing my own business enterprise, and now I am having on my third business enterprise in a few years, I come to feel the partnership concerning me and Gary is extremely wholesome, and even however we have confronted three lockdowns above 10 months, we have somehow managed to obtain some positivity.

Gary Perkins, aged 39, added “Darwen has so lots of fantastic choose-aways, but almost nothing that features authentic Italian wooden fired pizza, Darwen bar and leisure company team is the leisure hub in the city.

“We are so energized to get the city opened again up to foodies, drinkers, brunchers, sporting activities followers and gamers.

“Anyone has skipped out so a lot more than the earlier calendar year, we just want to give every person something to appear forward to, and even though ‘the new Eddie’s’ will present some exclusive choose absent knowledge, we are still looking ahead to welcoming all people to an open Darwen wherever they can appreciate every single element of what Darwen bars and leisure group has to offer you.

“With that said, just take away food stuff is the new standard throughout lockdown and that has authorized us to focus on Eddie’s and fantastic tune our efforts into that.

“So we won’t be able to hold out for the relaunch and to serve mouth watering pizzas to clients aged and new.”

They have determined to produce pizzas with sourdough crust, very simple fantastic top quality components and cooked the conventional Italian way in a wooden fired oven.

The major changes on the menu to point out is that we are offering a Vegan Pizza, complete with vegan mozzarella and our signature pizza will be our Margherita, which Jamie suggests ‘done properly, is the pizza lovers pizza’.

They are importing authentic Italian elements, to generate genuine pizzas, cooked in our genuine oven..

Jamie, 31, added: “Our tag line for the marketing campaign is ‘back to basics’ as we truly feel Eddie’s lost it truly is identification about the very last 12 months, and in buy for us to place that right, we will need to go ‘back to basics’. Which is about respecting the heritage of the company and respecting Eddie’s faithful customers’

Jamie has fantastic practical experience in the trade after opening a successful restaurant business at The Puppy Inn, Belthorn, and a lot more a short while ago at The Bank Bar and Kitchen

Meanwhile Gary owns The Financial institution Bar and Kitchen area, The Faucets Bar, Spitfire Sporting activities Bar, The Vault, all of which are section of the Darwen bars and leisure team.