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Ask Andrea

There are many ways you can make a reservation or enquiry to our restaurants. Pop in anytime during opening hours.

duk bodega … dip into our different world …


duk is open and looking forward to welcoming you

Our female chefs are waiting to tempt and delight you with new recipes daily ..


duks coffee and a homemade cake selection is also perfect for a tasty treat…

Based in our quirky cellar venue on Lancaster Road …

duk is our flagship restaurant and bodega …

Those who remember us from opening in 2006 will remember our vibrant busy cellar venue …

We are still the same but have added some contemporary rustic high tables, a deli and extended our menu .. so you can now enjoy a host of fine Iberico Hams … pinchos … and more…


Our New trio of steaks…. fillet, rib eye, and sirloin… not to mention our award winning tapas, sharing boards and delicious confectionery…

We invite you to pop in and see what we have too offer …

A great and popular way to sample duk is to try our trio of dishes with a wine flight ( 3 measures of wine ) choose the wine you fancy without the cost of a whole glass or bottle…

duk is available for hire .. meetings…functions…weddings …culinary days and wines tastings to name a few events…

If you have any questions relating to our new and existing menus please contact me on my  Ask Andrea page …

I would be delighted to help with queries, bookings, recipes and help organize your event or party …

Kind regards



There are many ways you can make a reservation or enquiry to our restaurants. Pop in anytime during opening hours. Our staff will be more than happy to assist you. Fill in the form below.

A member of our staff will personally call you back to confirm you booking, or suggest an alternative time if your proposed time is not available.

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Whatever you do spoil your special man on Fathers Day …
We have something to offer all tastes and with our deal on all day till 6pm you can enjoy special prices too …
We have something for all tastes from Vegan, Vegetarian, allergy friendly and meats and fishes …
Appetizers, sharing platters and of course delicious desserts and confections …
Our Peruvian decor will please the sense and our award winning menu tantalize your taste buds …
Why not book your table via our contact form or call .. 01772 824988

Our delicious wine list and world beers compliments our food and our suppliers work hard to bring you unique flavours….
Try a Chilli Beer from Hopstar brewery or a Duckpond Pinot Noir from Oregon USA …

Andrea and her team strive to bring the roads less travelled to your plate … will all things tasty and quirky, but as we cook fresh to order should your special man prefer a more simple traditional flavour … just tell you host and they will happily help.


Our eclectic menu is brought to you by our own patron and local award winning self taught chef Andrea Mellon. We aim to bring the roads less travelled to your plate, with an eclectic mix of spicy and flavourful dishes from around the globe.

Click below to view our menus.

Contact Details

Tel: 01772 824 988
Text/SMS your booking: 07760 760 470
Email Us:
Address: Pond
9-10 Cross St,
PR1 3LT.

Opening Times

12-2 5 till late 
12-2 5 till late 
all day from noon
all day from noon
all day from noon
all day from noon

Find Us

Google Map Link: Click here
Location: You can find us situated in Preston city centre, close to the railway station and off Winckley Square / Guildhall Street on Cross Street.

a warm welcome to Duk-Pond restaurant in Preston

Innovation… Inspiration… Dedication

Welcome to duk-pond, where a world of eclectic tapas style dining awaits, brought to you from the culinary imagination of executive chef and patron Andrea Mellon and her award winning team.

Inspiration, innovation and dedication are the keys to us inspiring the palettes of diners and providing them with one of the best and most sort after dining experiences in the North West.

We provide great value dishes which are all freshly prepared and homemade with amazing flavours from locally sourced produce. Every guest is special, which is why we cater for vegetarians, vegans, allergy aware and offer fully customisable food – if we can, we will cook it for you!

Based on Cross Street Preston, Lancashire, we are a restaurant, bar and deli with our rich warm Peruvian and Arabic décor providing an unusual back drop for our cuisine.

From lunchtime snacks to girly nights out, party banquets to weddings; the bespoke and unusual are normal in our world and we are here to make your duk-pond experience unforgettable!

Find out more about us and read our story here

Please feel free to explore our website. We have so much to talk about!

Why not try our new duk bodega on Lancaster Road ?… our flagship restaurant duk … is now our quirky Peruvian inspired wine cellar with fine wines, world beers, charcuterie and tapas…


The deli@duk-pond is a firm favourite with
our customers and brings to you our finest
produce for you to eat in or take away.
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the apothecary

Brought to you by Andrea, the apothecary is our unique culinary experience days.

Designed from a love of food spices and weird stuff! Enjoy a day with the team making, baking and being generally hands on with us.
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Visited recently for a friend’s 30th. 27 people in total and nearly 90 covers, but you’d never have known it. Very accommodating service and food quality was excellent. Plenty of choice, affordable and they have paper towels in the bathrooms. None of this asthmatic hand dryer business. It’s the little things that make the difference.

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functions & parties

Come and celebrate your
event with us!
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Functions & Parties