— Story —


The Management Team

Mikey Walker

Robyn Doherty
Restaurant Manager


experience, Talent & Diversity

Welcome to Empire Bar & Restaurant, a Family ran business based in Horwich, Bolton. Empire’s story began with a vision to create a drinking & dining experience different to every other in Horwich. We strive to bring high end city centre standards to the outskirts of Bolton by offering a unique, quality product you will struggle to find anywhere else in the area.

Our team is the foundation to our success and story - we have brought together a diverse, dynamic talented management team to be the backbone of the business each member with tonnes of experience in a different sector of the hospitality industry.

Mikey - Owner - The Main Man - Experience in High end international events, High end bars and business management allows him to lead the team and truly push them to succeed.

Robyn Doherty - Restaurant Manager - The Foodie. Robyns years of waitress/management experience in a variety of cities has led her to this role. She truly is the face of the restaurant and her service standards are a force to be reckoned with!

Empire truly is unique - from our crafty cocktails to our expertly designed dishes - we hope to see you soon!