Seven Kingdom Bar and Restaurant has closed its doors, but is set to be replaced with a new business.

The distillery is operating as normal and will not be closing.

Located at Banks Circus, next to The Railway Inn, the company took to social media to thank customers for their support over the years.

In a post on Facebook, Seven Kingdom said: 'Seven Kingdom Bar and Restaurant has now closed.

'The Copper Still Bar & Restaurant will be opening soon, watch this space for details.

'We wish Peter & the team every success for the future.

'Please note that Seven Kingdom Distillery continues to operate as normal.

'Thank you to all our customers for your support over the years.'