Lisburn’s ‘Yellow Door’ opens new Belfast branch

Yellow Door which has premises in Lisburn has created 20 new jobs with the opening of the Yellow Door restaurant at Belfast Furniture Mall, at the Balmoral Plaza.

The investment marks the latest growth for this multi-award-winning Northern Ireland brand, which is known as one of Northern Ireland’s premier outside catering companies and also specialises in deli retail outlets and artisan breads.

“In addition to our retail deli outlets in Portadown, Lisburn and Belfast (Lisburn Road), we opened a restaurant at the Ulster Museum in 2012 and in the same year moved our bakery to new and larger bespoke premises at Bleary, near Portadown,” said Yellow Door Director, Andrew Dougan.

Yellow Door is a family run business, was started up by chef Simon Dougan in 1992.

From a fine dining restaurant in Gilford, the Yellow Door brand has expanded into an ever growing group of companies.

They employ close to 150 people in full and part time positions, with an expected annual turnover this year of £5million.

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