Antonio’s is housed in one of the former Earl of Derby Estate Cottages. Located in the historic village of Knowsley which name occurs in the Domesday book of 1086 as Chenulveslei ere in 1589.
The village of Knowsley was a creation of the Latham / Stanley family, better known as the Earl of Derby with their vast estate and residence at Knowsley Hall. King Henry VIII visited in 1495 and Shakespeare is said to have performed a play here is 1589.
Antonio’s celebrates local provisions and the rich history of Knowsley Village.
Step back in time to a victorian ere that helped make Knowsley what it is today.
Explore our restaurant ́s hidden time capsules including old english history books, hand painted victorian murals and inspiring quotes from Shakespeare himself.
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