A RECEPTION was held at The Crescent in Ilkley on Thursday last week as Bistrot Pierre celebrated its seventh birthday by unveiling a new look for the bistrot and the boutique bed and breakfast rooms.

The iconic 1860s building is home to the French-style restaurant B&B accommodation and pub, which have received a tasteful makeover. More than150 guests enjoyed drinks, canapés and were shown around the new look bistrot and 11 bedrooms.

“We are lucky enough to be housed in this wonderful building, so we are delighted to be breathing new life into it,” said general manager, Ros Drury. “It’s a stunning space and we’re incredibly proud to be celebrating our seventh birthday with our loyal customers who have supported us since day one.”