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72. Botanic Inns/Kurkova

Managing director: Stephen Magorrian

Employment: 510

Turnover: £20.9m

Pre-tax loss: £0.9m

The Belfast-based pub group owns 16 premises in Northern Ireland including two small hotels and two off-licences.

Its portfolio includes some of Belfast’s best known pubs such as Apartment, The Bot, Horatio Todd’s, McHugh’s, The King’s Head, The Kitchen Bar, Madison’s Hotel, The Northern Whig and Ryan’s.

Outside the city outlets include Denvir’s Hotel in Downpatrick and Molly Brown’s Kitchen and Bar in Newtownards.

Botanic Inns is the only Northern Ireland-based firm to be included in the medium-sized firm category of the Sunday Times Best Companies To Work For list.

It was ranked at number 35, the company’s highest ever position in the list. It’s an award winning company with other awards including Best UK Pub Company, Best UK Pub Design for Horatio Todd’s as well as various awards for bars such as Horatio Todd’s, Apartment, The Bot, McHugh’s and Ryan’s.

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