A developer has been given the inexperienced mild to open a restaurant in Baillieston after his takeaway utility was turned down.
Mohsin Haq will be capable of create a sit-in restaurant at 29 Predominant Road after council planners accredited his newest proposal, which he mentioned handled issues raised across the earlier plan.
His authentic utility to run a takeaway was thrown out after claims there have been already too many within the space. Planning officers dominated it might be detrimental to the realm and to residential amenity.
Mr Haq’s plans said: “A personal automotive park has been fashioned on adjoining land owened by the applicant to service the brand new restaurant to make sure all parking is off road and doesn’t trigger parking points to the prevailing road.
“These proposals usually are not for decent meals takeaway, the proposals are for a sit-in restaurant. The event shouldn’t result in further litter given the sit-in nature of the proposals.”
He added his plans would offer “an possibility not at the moment obtainable on Predominant Road to residents”.
There had been opposition to the takeaway plan from former councillor Elaine Ballantyne and Baillieston Neighborhood Council. Cllr Ballantyne had mentioned there was a “main overprovision of takeaways” on Predominant Road and he or she believed one other one would trigger parking issues.
Stephen Love, from the group council, mentioned members would favor to cut back the variety of takeaways. “It goes in opposition to well being and wellbeing and doesn’t assist with weight problems,” he added.
Nevertheless, Cllr Alex Kerr submitted a letter of help to the second utility. “The appliance is one which is completely positioned to assist Baillieston Predominant Road reap the benefits of the altering methods through which folks now use excessive streets,” he mentioned.
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“As an alternative of bodily purchases being the main attraction for customers to make use of their excessive streets, it’s now largely experiences. High quality eating places are properly positioned to supply simply these sort of experiences and this utility would add one other such restaurant to the realm.”
He added the proposal had the potential to regenerate Predominant Road and the applicant had gone “above and past” with group engagement following his preliminary rejection. “This engagement has constructed relationships with the group that can keep on ought to the planning utility achieve success.”
The appliance reveals the higher storey of the property can even kind a part of the restaurant, eradicating “any conflict” in “regards to a residential property above”.
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