New Leeds Indian restaurant and steakhou...

A new Indian restaurant and steakhouse Bukhara is set to open in Leeds this spring, it has been revealed. Called Bukhara, the new Leeds Indian restaurant will take over the former Giorgio’s Italian site in Headingley following the popular restaurant’s closure earlier this month. Brought to the suburb by two experienced operators, the Otley Road […]

Rick Stein visits Yorkshire restaurant a...

Rick Stein has left a Yorkshire restaurant overjoyed after making a secretive visit to their site in Leeds and putting them on the telly. The popular chef has recently been touring the country filming his new BBC series, Rick Stein’s Food Stories, which sees Stein visit different cities and counties across the UK, sampling various […]

A Winter Romance begins at Tattu, Leeds

Award-winning elevated Chinese and Asian-fusion restaurant Tattu in Leeds, is ready to unveil the theme for its forthcoming season. A Winter Romance invites guests to ignite new flames of passion and savour the joys of timeless love affairs, with a month of giving followed by Lunar New Year celebrations. Guest will be dine amongst beautiful […]

HOME Restaurant in Leeds plans bold new ...

As the hospitality industry braces itself for another challenging year, one of Yorkshire’s most prolific restaurants will continue to innovate. HOME Restaurant in Leeds, which has built a loyal following since TV chef and restaurateur Elizabeth Cottam opened in 2017, has chosen to fight back. The award-winning HOME restaurant in Leeds is doing more of […]

Kirkstall Brewery and Whitelock's team u...

The people behind Leeds’ Kirkstall Brewery and Whitelock’s Ale House are taking on The Victoria Hotel & Commercial Pub on Great George Street, pledging to revive and restore the Grade II-listed pub to its former glory. Located behind Leeds Town Hall, the historic ‘Victoria Family & Commercial Hotel’ is one of Leeds’ most enduring and […]

The Best Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants...

Whether you’re a plant-based pioneer, dedicated veggie or want to cut down on meat, Yorkshire is full of vegetarian and vegan friendly restaurants that don’t compromise on flavour. From authentic street food to award-winning fine dining, you’ll be spoilt for choice with this handpicked, tried and tested list. Top Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants in Leeds Indian […]

Save up to 38% this month on vouchers & ...

Save up to 38% this month on vouchers & experiences across Yorkshire £130 | Feversham Arms Spa, Lunch & Treatment, Helmsley – Save 30% The 4-Star Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa is an oasis tucked away in the picture-perfect postcard market town of Helmsley, North Yorkshire. Enjoy a one-course lunch and glass of prosecco, 4 hours of use […]

The Owl Leeds takes flight for a new cha...

One of the city’s most unique and celebrated restaurants is shaking things up with a collection of new menus. The Owl, who famously launched its innovative fine dining concept in Leeds’ Kirkgate Market in 2019, will now open to offer brunch as well as a range of affordable dining options. Specialising in modern British cuisine […]

Win a Year of Six By Nico Tasting Menus ...

In the lead-up to Black Friday and to celebrate the start of the Festive Season, Six by Nico in Leeds is giving you the chance to win a year of tasting menu experiences and drinks pairings for two, worth over £1,200. Plus, you’ll be automatically eligible for first access to their Black Friday sale and […]

Win a Festive Feast for Four at De Baga ...

To celebrate the announcement of De Baga Leeds’ Christmas season plans, we’re giving you the chance to win a festive feast for four guests, including a bottle of Moet champagne and four cocktails, worth £250. Plus, 10% off their Christmas Set Menu. Kickstart your Christmas celebrations at the beloved Leeds Indian restaurant De Baga. Located […]

Harvey Nichols Leeds announce new winter...

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Harvey Nichols Leeds Restaurant, who are embracing the season in a typically fashion-forward style. The iconic Leeds store is famous for its wonderfully festive window displays, impressive in-store activations, and sparkling events – and 2023 is no exception.  Not only is the famous Fourth Floor Brasserie […]

10 Unique Christmas Party Experiences

It’s time to get ahead and get organised for your work Christmas party ideas and festive get-togethers with friends. Book yourself and your colleagues into a wine and cheese tasting experience, a distillery tour and tasting or cookery day to better the team’s chef skills. Our exclusive experiences will make this year’s party one to […]

Dakota Leeds launches 'Negronis of Dakot...

Dakota Leeds are launching a cocktail list in celebration of Negroni Week – with five bespoke drinks inspired by the brand’s 5 UK locations. In partnership with Campari, the ‘Negronis of Dakota’ menu has been created by the Bar teams at each of the hotel’s luxurious locations – Manchester, Leeds, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Eurocentral – […]

De Baga Leeds Review | Innovative Indian...

De Baga Leeds Review: From the shores of Goa to the heart of North Leeds, De Baga makes for a unique dining experience. Chapel Allerton is a trendy little suburb of Leeds known for its independent pubs, bars, restaurants and brunch spots. In the heart of the neighbourhood, is modern Indian restaurant and bar, De […]

Top destinations for fine dining in Leed...

Top destinations for fine dining in Leeds Fine dining in Leeds has never been so accessible and there’s a place to suit everyone’s budget. If the thought of putting on your glad rags and driving for an hour or more in search of that ‘destination restaurant’ seems a sat-nav nightmare waiting to happen, then the […]

11 of the Best Bottomless Brunches in Le...

11 of the Best Bottomless Brunches in Leeds Brunch lovers, we’ve got your weekend plans sorted! Bottomless brunch in Leeds is an indulgent craft that has been perfected over the years. Brunchers can salivate over everything from American-style pancakes drizzled with sweet syrup to flavour-packed dim sum. Pick your poison on arrival – which can […]

Harvey Nichols Fourth Floor unveil delic...

Harvey Nichols Fourth Floor ushers in the highly anticipated summer season with a vibrant three-course menu – best enjoyed al fresco on its popular roof terrace. Available from the 3rd of July until the 30th of September, guests can indulge in a tempting three-course menu and a glass of Cloudy Bay fizz for just £30 […]

18 of the Best Bars in Leeds

18 of the Best Bars in Leeds Leeds is a melting pot of indie bars, pubs and clubs that really bring the city into its own. With tons of innovative ideas from creatives and cocktail connoisseurs alike. Scattered amongst period architecture, railway bridges and speakeasy hideaways lie some of the best bars in Leeds, filled […]

North Leeds Food Festival Launches ‘In...

The North Leeds Food Festival returns to Roundhay Park on 13th – 14th May 2023 for its 7th year. Promising brand-new interactive tasting experiences and a weekend full of live entertainment. Leeds-based hosts George & Joseph, Northern Wine School, Libations Rum, Wolfe Bros Gin, and North Brew Co take centre stage at the Festival’s Tasting […]

9 of the Best Indian Restaurants in Leed...

The best Indian restaurants in Leeds are known for their uber-cool décor, innovative interior design and exciting authentic flavours. From old horse-boxes made into one-stop-shops for a lunchtime chilli paneer wrap, to the only 2AA Rosette awarded Indian restaurant in Yorkshire. There’s something about the creamy sauce of roasted coconut in an authentic Goan curry, […]

Tattu Launches Tribe of Tattu Brunch

Tattu Brunch, a bank holiday party not to be missed with free-flowing cocktails champagne Tattu Restaurants are excited to announce the launch of its new Sunday event, a Tribe of Tattu Brunch. Starting this bank holiday 9th of April and every bank holiday Sunday in May (12 pm-4 pm). Inspired by the electrifying spirit of Burning […]

The Best Vegan Restaurants in Leeds

The Best Vegan Restaurants in Leeds The best vegan restaurants in Leeds might, at first, seem like a potentially skinny list. In a region renowned for its love of meat, I mean our regional dish is a Sunday roast! But trust us, vegan or not, you’re going to want to have a try for yourself. […]

Sunday Lunch in Leeds | 11 Seriously Goo...

Looking for the top places for Sunday Lunch in Leeds? A life without the much-loved British classic just doesn’t bear thinking about. And whilst it can be great fun to whip up a home-cooked meal, after a long week at work (and perhaps a heavy Saturday night), who really has the energy to cook? Not […]

Chow Down is back bigger and better for ...

New Resident Kitchens, New Urban Garden, New Brunch, Wing Fest, All Day Parties and Taco & Tequila Festival at Chow Down, Leeds Chow Down, Leeds’ biggest outdoor food and drinking venue, is back for 2023. The popular venue at Temple Arches, will host an array of food and drink events, music and new entertainment for […]

The Best Brunch Destinations in Leeds

Breakfast may be the most important meal of the day, but brunch is more fun. Brunch in Leeds is bigger and better than ever, with exciting menus featuring everything from traditional fry-ups to fresh avo-on-toast for guests to salivate over. Treat yourself to a lie in this weekend before enjoying a mid-morning feast at one […]

Love Is In The Air At Fleur Restaurant L...

For a Valentine’s Day to remember, look no further than Fleur restaurant Leeds. The popular spot, situated in The Light Leeds, is preparing to celebrate its fourth Valentine’s Day with two special set menus. The first is a delicious two or three-course brunch menu showcasing the restaurant’s flair for distinct flavours with dishes such as […]

Three's A Crowd Leeds opens for bookings...

Three’s A Crowd, the Michelin recommended modern Harrogate gastro pub, is opening it’s second location in the heart of Leeds city centre, after taking over the city’s much-loved Reliance pub. The Leeds branch opens to the public on 1st March 2023. The venue, which first opened in Harrogate’s West Park in 2019, is known for […]

Prashad named Yorkshire restaurant top p...

Prashad restaurant near Leeds named Yorkshire restaurant top pick in Hairy Biker’s new BBC show The vegetarian Indian restaurant, which started out at a deli in Bradford, moved to its current home in Drighlington, Leeds in 2012 and recently celebrated 30 years in business. Husband-and-wife co-owners, Bobby and Minal Patel, and their team are back […]

Get 30% off luxury Chinese dishes this J...

Get 30% off luxury Chinese dishes this January at Tattu Indulge throughout January at the restaurant famous for its cherry blossom decor and experiential dining, and it won’t break the bank. Contemporary Chinese restaurant Tattu will be saying a huge thank you to all customers for their continued support throughout 2022. They will be inviting […]

WIN a meal for four worth £300 to celeb...

The Ivy Asia, Leeds is set to open the doors to its first Asian-inspired concept in Yorkshire on Tuesday, 18th October, with ribbon dancers and drummers performing in Leeds landmark, The Corn Exchange. To celebrate bookings going live today (27th September), we’re giving you the chance to WIN a meal for four guests at The […]

Opera North in Leeds welcome diners to b...

Exciting times are on the horizon for Leeds’ Opera North this summer, as the company announces an opening date for its much anticipated new restaurant, Kino. Located on New Briggate in the historic, newly renovated Grade II-listed Opera North space, Kino in Leeds will open its doors and start serving up a range of food […]

Review: It’s style AND substance at Ta...

Tattu Leeds review written by YFG’s Lucinda Hurst It’s style AND substance at Tattu, Leeds Chinese restaurant and fine-dining powerhouse Tattu opened in Leeds back in 2017, just two years after the flagship Manchester site opened. Fast forward a few years and the two brothers behind the brand have recently opened their fifth venue in […]

HOME & The Owl’s Liz Cottam to appear ...

Chef Patron and Owner of Leeds’ prestigious dining destinations HOME, CORA (Boston Spa) and The Owl, Elizabeth Cottam, has been selected to feature on Great British Menu which is currently being broadcast weekly on BBC Two. Elizabeth will be representing the North East & Yorkshire on the show which is being presented by Andi Oliver with […]

House of Koko to open second venue in Oa...

Beloved Leeds brunch venue House of Koko recently revealed exciting new plans – to open a second House of Koko venue in the suburb of Oakwood. Opening on March 4th, House of Koko Oakwood will take over the venue which was Hessian, whilst maintaining its Chapel Allerton branch too. House of Koko will continue to […]

The Crown at Boston Spa Review | A count...

Nestled in a quaint village just a 30 minute drive from Leeds, you’ll find The Crown at Boston Spa, which was renovated and reopened under new ownership in May after closing its doors back in 2012. The new-look restaurant boasts a menu of pub classics, as well as some more unexpected dishes. With 50% off mains Monday to […]

The Canary Bar opens in Leeds Dock

The Canary is a brand new bar and kitchen that has nested in Leeds Dock. Designed with an industrial yet warm vibe, The Canary offers versatile indoor and outdoor spaces across two levels, including two bars and terraces with waterside views across Leeds Dock. The Canary Bar in Leeds is a welcoming hub, perfect for lunchtime meetings, […]

New Après Ski Bar Opens at Trinity Leed...

Christmas Comes Early at Trinity Leeds Chill Out at Trinity Leeds’ New Après Ski Bar – With Weekend Snow Flurries Forecast Shoppers can hit the slopes at Trinity shopping centre this Christmas with an Après Ski Bar, alpine-themed Christmas decorations – and even weekend snow flurries. The Après Ski Bar is now open, serving up […]

The Collective, a unique café & retail ...

The Collective, a brand new café and retail space, that aims to blur the lines between home and hospitality, opens late November in Leeds. The Collective, based at 34 Boar Lane in Leeds city centre, is the first of its kind to open in the region. It is a working showroom where customers can take […]

Iberica Leeds reveals La Bodega, opening...

Descend to the depths of the heart of Spain via a hidden entrance just around the corner from Iberica Leeds, at the brand new La Bodega. Offering a Spanish-focused drinks menu specialising in craft bottled beer, wines, spirits, and classic tapas. Leeds’ newest wine and craft beer bar will be an escape from every day […]

The Beehive Thorner Review: Michelin tra...

Yorkshire Food Guide meets Alex Farolfi, Head Chef at The Beehive Thorner gastropub, to get the latest on his plans to revive the wild food revolution. The Beehive Thorner Location The ancient parish of Thorner is every bit the picture-postcard Yorkshire village. White shutters and window boxes swinging from stone-built cottages. An embattled church tower […]

Ossett Brewery Hosts Wharfest in Leeds

Wharfest in Leeds: Milestone event promises an eclectic mix of live music, mouth-watering food, and award-winning beer. Wharfest is one of many fantastic events taking place in Yorkshire this year! Wharfest returns to Granary Wharf on Saturday 2nd October 2021 for its 10th anniversary The milestone 10th installment of the popular waterfront event will take […]

Pizza Punks opens in Leeds this Septembe...

Pizza Punks pride themselves on creating mouth-watering food, concocting unique cocktails and creating ultimate experiences. Already located in three cities across the UK – Glasgow, Belfast and Newcastle, Pizza Punks Leeds is their next port of call. Opening on Bond Street in the city centre on Saturday 11th September. Win a £300 tab to celebrate […]

The Tetley Leeds welcome new chef and ex...

The Tetley in Leeds relaunched its Bar & Kitchen in July, after sixteen difficult months. A fresh look and a brand new menu reinvigorate the historic brewery, now a pioneering contemporary art space and restaurant. The venue is now headed up by exciting new Head Chef, Connaire Moran. Connaire brings a wealth of experience and […]

Top 10 Yorkshire Cookery Schools

Top 10 Yorkshire Cookery Schools Mealtimes aren’t always a joy. For some, whipping up a nourishing feast is as easy as pie, but if you, or a loved one, is lacking a little inspiration, local chefs are on hand with a few recipes for success. Crossing the county, our round-up of the best Yorkshire Cookery […]

The steaks are high as Chophaus launch n...

Just minutes from the city centre in the leafy suburbs of Leeds, Chophaus ticks all the right boxes for an impressive meal out. The setting oozes style, while the menu showcases a selection of choice cuts and stellar dishes to suit all manner of tastes and appetites. The Location Situated behind the iconic Oakwood clocktower. […]

Catch Seafood To Host Two Food and Wine ...

Catch Seafood in Leeds, the award-winning restaurant brand is offering its customers the chance to sample a unique tasting menu and wine pairing at its two Leeds restaurants. The head chefs and their team have designed two exclusive menus for the events, designed to pair perfectly with a selection of Sea Change wines. They will […]

Multistories, Leeds' summer pop-up launc...

Leeds summer pop up, Multistories, has proved to be an incredible addition to the city’s skyline. With its panoramic views, alongside great food and drinks, it has become a sun trap hot spot for those looking for somewhere a little different to meet friends this summer. Now, the team behind it, Xperience Partners, has decided […]

12 of the best Leeds cocktail making cla...

12 of the Best Leeds Cocktail Making Classes How do you make a cocktail bar even more fabulous? Grab a shaker, a group of friends, and make them yourself! Cocktail making in Leeds has never been so hot, turning a simple night out into a unique experience, leaving you with the crucial life skills of […]

House of Fu, Leeds' new Ramen Bar opens ...

House of Fu, the latest concept from the creative team behind some of Leeds’ best restaurants and bars including Belgrave Music Hall, Headrow House and Ox Club, is set to open in July. Serving up ramen, vibrant rice dishes, homemade Ggyoza and an extensive plant-based range. All paired with carefully selected cocktails, sake and wines. […]

Brewery Wharf Waterfront Festival return...

The popular Brewery Wharf Waterfront Festival returns to Leeds on Saturday 26th June from 12 – 9 pm. Leeds DJ Alex Simmons and singer Lauren G will perform the headline set of uplifting old skool house, disco and dancefloor classics. 212 Bar & Cafe will provide drinks from Kirkstall Brewery, Magic Rock and more. Bastards Bistro […]

Have you heard? Things are buzzing back ...

As everything starts to open back up this month and the feeling of normality is slowly coming back into our lives, The Beehive Thorner is back up and running, bringing with it a brand-new team and Chef. The Beehive is bringing a twist to their high-quality unconventional dishes that are too good not to go […]

Leeds Indie Food returns with a showstop...

Leeds’ legendary celebration of independent food and drink is back for 2022, and it’s on a mission to promote the city as the ultimate foodie destination. Leeds Indie Food 2022 kicks off on May 19th, which marks the beginning of 10 days of unique experiences, events and collaborations from some of the best indie food […]

Whitelock's Leeds Returns: Oldest pub in...

Whitelock’s in Leeds is set to re-open after six-and-a-half-months closure Whitelock’s in Leeds will return on Monday 17th May with a week of celebrations dedicated to the best of Yorkshire independent drink brands. Guests can expect a fantastic selection of local craft beer and ales, gins, ciders, coffee and great quality Yorkshire pub food classics. […]

The Great British Food Festival returns ...

The Great British Food Festival returns to Harewood House 29th – 31st May 2021 The hugely popular Great British Food Festival at Harewood House near Leeds returns Saturday 29th May to Bank Holiday Monday 31st. The line-up includes around 100 best of British producers and street food vendors, celebrity chef demos, talks, kids cookery lessons, […]

26 of the Best Beer Gardens in Leeds

Leeds plays home to its fair share of beer gardens, those glorious outdoor spaces in which to eat, drink and spend time with friends. But sometimes the sheer amount of choice can be overwhelming. That’s why we have put together this guide on the best beer gardens in Leeds. Every venue on our list comes […]

Chophaus is back with award winning chef...

Spring has officially landed and Oakwood’s premier dining spot Chophaus are bouncing back with incredible 2021 plans. As well as unveiling their brand-new heated terrace, the team behind the popular Leeds steakhouse and bar are launching their most ambitious menus to date. The outdoor terrace’s complete overhaul will comfortably seat 80 guests and has been […]

Fat Hippo Leeds Opens in Headingley This...

A group of independent burger restaurants found in the North East, Sheffield and Nottingham, is opening their seventh site, Fat Hippo, Leeds, in Headingley this week. The company, who specialise in mighty burgers, loaded fries and more ‘good old fashioned, roll up your sleeves and get it all over your face’ food, will open the […]

Falafel Guys Launch their Big Buns Smash...

The Falafel Guys have taken up residency at one of Leeds’ most popular bars, Distrikt, and are now bringing us a smash burger and loaded fries eatery, to the centre of Leeds, Big Buns. The Falafel Guys brothers announced on their social media pages that “It’s time for something new and exciting. After 4 years of […]

The Savvy Baker launches successful onli...

The Savvy Baker launches successful online brownie business during pandemic During the first lockdown, Leeds baker and nanny who launched an online brownie business as a ‘hobby’ has become so successful she is working round the clock to keep up with demand. Savannah Roqaa, known as The Savvy Baker, 24, set up her baking business […]

North Brewing Co unveils their new multi...

Introducing Springwell, the new home of North Brewing Co in Leeds As they celebrate their upcoming 5th birthday this month, independent craft brewery North Brewing Co unveils their new multi-million pound home in North Leeds. Springwell, located in a former tannery on Buslingthorpe Lane, sees North Brewing Co double their capacity, open a new 500 […]

No rest for the wicked at The Ivy Leeds

With Halloween just around the corner, the team at The Ivy Leeds have been busy creating a number of spooktacular treats for all to enjoy, including deliciously wicked cocktails and a showstopping dessert. Created by the brasserie’s talented bar team, guests can treat themselves to not one but two limited–edition Halloween cocktails from Monday, 26 […]

Best Afternoon Tea in Leeds

Extend your pinkies, pick up a steaming cup of Yorkshire Tea and dine in decadence with our guide to the Best Afternoon Tea in Leeds. Founded in the 1840s by Queen Victoria, a royal mid-day lunch that puts you on until dinner was created and took off globally. We’ve picked the best to suit all […]

Leeds' Hospitality Back #NationalTimeOut...

Some of Leeds most renowned restaurant and bar owners including those behind the likes of Tattu, Bundobust, North Bar and more, have come together to express their support for the Hospitality Union’s #NationalTimeOut initiative. Urging you to sign a petition so that lenders can support landlords, who can, in turn, support the hospitality industry. Leeds Bar […]

Treat yourself to something to look forw...

With no end in sight of the current lockdown situation, the best possible cure for your stay at home blues is to treat yourself to a foodie getaway or a dining experience to look forward to at one of Yorkshire’s favourite restaurants or boutique hotels. Not only will you bag a very exclusive discount you’ll […]

Masterchef’s Matt Healy strives to fee...

The Leeds born chef wants to put his Matt Healy x The Foundry Leeds kitchen to good use during the Coronavirus led, Government ordered shut down. It’s been a difficult few weeks for those in the hospitality industry, but the support from the people of Leeds to back local businesses has inspired Matt to get […]

Power Corruption Lies Leeds Review

Review: New order is restored to Call Lane, as Power, Corruption & Lies reimagines Norman Bar’s old site in Leeds Taken over by the Akito Bar Group, who own the keys some of the city’s longest-standing nightlife institutions, the venue’s November transformation was as psychological, as it was physical. With the neon strip lighting and […]

Rudy's Pizza Leeds Opens Next Month with...

Rudy’s Pizza Leeds will open at the end of February and they are bringing free Neopolitan pizza to the people Rudy’s are excited to announce that the Leeds pizzeria will be opening at the end of February. Inviting people into the new restaurant, just a stone’s throw away from the station, they are giving away […]

Getting you through the month of Veganua...

So you’ve signed up to Veganuary. You’ve stocked up on tofu and googled 100 different ways to eat kale. No one said it was easy going green but don’t fret: there has never been a better time to try out being vegan in Yorkshire. We’ve rounded up some of the best vegan-friendly eateries in the region […]

Liquor Studio, Leeds first Gin School an...

Liquor Studio, Leeds first Gin School and Drinks Lab Opens The many liquor enthusiasts of Leeds are in luck as the city welcomes it’s very first gin school and drinks lab. Brought to you by the award-winning team behind the celebrated Hedonist bar on Lower Briggate, Liquor Studio will be a one-stop-shop for those wanting […]

Brush up on your culinary skills at Leed...

Brush up on your culinary skills at Leeds Cookery School The Old Fire Station at Gipton is home to The Leeds Cookery School, the modern spacious venue is the perfect place to brush up on your culinary skills. Offering over 30 classes from bread basics, pizza and prosecco cocktails, perfect pasta to pastry skills and […]

Beck and Call Review: The Meanwood pub t...

Beck and Call Leeds Review, written by YFG’s Jemima Parsons and photographed by YFG’s Jonathan Harris Beck and Call Review: The Meanwood pub that everyone wishes was their local If there’s one thing you can say for sure about Yorkshire, it’s that there are some jolly good pubs to be found. Pubs with great food, […]

Penne for your Thoughts... Sarto Leeds i...

Penne for your Thoughts… Sarto Leeds is Here! Leeds long-awaited pasta restaurant Sarto has just opened. The joint project between Laynes Espresso and The Brunswick gives both a new avenue for their much-lauded endeavours and if the (completely sold out) Sarto pop-up nights at Laynes have been any measure, Leeds is hotly anticipating this new opening. Friends […]

El Gato Negro Leeds To Open This Novembe...

El Gato Negro Leeds To Open This November Chef Patron and Creative Director of El Gato Negro, Simon Shaw, has revealed he will open the doors to his new restaurant on Park Row, Leeds, on Friday 1st November. El Gato Negro is renowned for providing seasonally inspired dishes reflecting a mix of modern and traditional […]

Franco Manca Opens Pizzeria in Leeds wit...

Franco Manca Leeds Announce Opening Date Sourdough pizza pioneers, Franco Manca has announced the launch of their very first Leeds pizzeria. Bringing Neapolitan pizza to the city of Leeds, the much-loved pizzeria has also pledged to help local communities by donating to local homeless shelters and food banks, one pizza for every pizza enjoyed by […]

Renowned Leeds Chef Joins Arts Restauran...

Arts Launches New Menu Following the Appointment of Renowned Leeds Chef With Simon Turner taking over as Head Chef from a four-year tenure at The Reliance, Arts (formally Arts Cafe) is maintaining its existing commitment to a British bistro-style menu, but bringing provenance and quality to the table as priorities.  Casual dining takes priority at […]

Masons Yorkshire Gin Launches The Yorksh...

Masons Yorkshire Gin Launches The Yorkshire Gin Trail Your chance to claim a free bottle of Masons Yorkshire gin, WIN gin and take part in an epic gin trail! Masons Yorkshire Gin have launched their very own ‘Gin Trail’ in celebration of World Gin Day and their 6th Birthday.  Masons Gin was founded by Karl […]

The Summer Cocktail Experience Leeds: He...

The Summer Cocktail Experience Leeds: Heads to the Iconic Faversham for 2019 After the phenomenal sell-out success of The Cocktail Experience over the past few years in Leeds, the city’s premier party-centric cocktail event is back for 2019 with a twist. Taking place on Saturday 8th June, The Summer Cocktail Experience will be held at […]

Rosa’s Thai Cafe Opens First Yorkshire...

Rosa’s Thai Cafe Leeds Opening 4th May 2019 Rosa’s Thai Cafe Leeds Opens in Trinity Rosa’s Thai Cafe, the hugely popular restaurant group founded by Thai Chef Saiphin Moore, will open its first Yorkshire restaurant in Leeds on 4th May at the Trinity Shopping Centre. To celebrate the opening, diners visiting the restaurant will be […]

EATNORTH Leeds Weekly Street Food Festiv...

EATNORTH Leeds Weekly Street Food Festival Returns Now in its third year, with a cracking line up of indie food vendors, themed events and live music.  Uniting the North’s best food vendors with a crowd of enthusiastic indie food lovers, #EatNorth is designed as a testing ground for new dishes, flavours and experiential concepts, giving […]

LIVIN' Italy Dough House Leeds Reviewed

LIVIN’ Italy Dough House Leeds Reviewed Two months ago LIVIN Italy’s Dough House started spreading a little gioia di vivere to Leeds’ party district, just north of the river. Founder and Managing Director Mattia Boldetti saw the opportunity to open his new venue on Cloth Hall Street as a slice of buona fortuna. Opposite Broderick’s […]

Leeds Indie Food Festival 2019

Leeds Indie Food Festival 2019 Leeds Indie Food Festival will be returning from 9th – 27th May with over 75 events taking place across the city. There’s collaborations aplenty, with exclusive supper clubs, workshops and one-off events showcasing the finest food and flavours from Leeds’ thriving indie scene. The festival, which is celebrating its fifth […]

Get 30% Off Food at Crafthouse, Leeds

Crafthouse Leeds Launch Exquisitely Relaxed New Menu Executive Chef, Lee Murdoch of Crafthouse Leeds has spearheaded a new menu direction with a focus on classic French techniques using the very best of British produce. Providing something for every diner in a relaxed setting, whilst still keeping the impeccable customer service expected from one of the […]

Celebrate Pancake Day in Leeds

Celebrate Pancake Day in Leeds Whether you are a lover of the finer things in life or want to overindulge in sweet treats D&D Leeds have a pancake for you! Pancake Day at East 59th East 59th, Victoria Leeds is the place to go for the most Instagram worthy pancakes in town! Not only will […]

Stuzzi Leeds Italian Restaurant & Bar Op...

Stuzzi Leeds Italian Restaurant & Bar Opens Leeds city centre has few authentic Italians. There are plenty of restaurants, with glossy websites and even glossier A3 menu cards of tourist-friendly pizza and pasta dishes, full on a weekend. But they don’t transport you to those tiny trattorias found only in the backstreets of medieval towns, […]

Slingsby Collaborate with The Man Behind...

Slingsby Collaborate with The Man Behind The Curtain to Create a Unique Gin Slingsby Gin explores its creative and daring side through a collaboration with Michelin starred restaurant The Man Behind The Curtain, Leeds. The premium bespoke gin is distilled with the finest locally sourced botanicals from Slingsby’s native Yorkshire, along with unusual ingredients including plankton and […]

Yard & Coop Leeds to Open This Month

Yard & Coop Leeds to Open This Month Hot on the heels of popular restaurants in Manchester and Liverpool, the Home of Buttermilk Fried Chicken is finally flying into Merrion Street in late February. Boasting a menu packed with legendary mains, mouth-watering sides and the crème de la crème of craft beer and bespoke cocktails, […]

Belgrave Owners to take on Popular True ...

Belgrave Music Hall and Headrow House owners Bring new lease of life to North Leeds True Briton Pub The team behind Headrow House, Water Lane Boathouse and Belgrave Music Hall are pleased to announce they have acquired the True Briton pub in north Leeds. With a complete makeover set for this popular location, from the […]

Rola Wala at Trinity Kitchen Serves up S...

Indian fast-food vendor Rola Wala Leeds has donated over 500,000 school meals to those in need ‘Feedanuary’ offer launched to celebrate a major milestone Rola Wala at Trinity Kitchen is celebrating a major milestone after helping provide more than 500,000 school meals to children living in poverty. The fast-food vendor is one of the founding […]

Arts Leeds Restaurant Review

Arts Leeds Restaurant Review The art of dining well is no slight art. Yet amidst the throng of cocktails and clattering heels down Call Lane, just before the railway bridge, Arts Cafe have mastered it. As one of Leeds’ original independents; the bar, come gallery, come restaurant, (now simply Arts), has taken on new direction […]

Harewood Food and Drink Project Takeover...

Two Yorkshire award-winners combine for a winter filled with beer, food and festive fun – as The Harewood Food and Drink Project Takeover the Northern Monk Refectory Kitchen in Leeds.  The Harewood Food and Drink Project (HFDP) will be heading up the Northern Monk (NM) Refectory Kitchen until 29th January 2019. Expect informal day to […]

Arnold's Leeds Review

Arnold’s Leeds Review Expect glamour and good food as an exciting new restaurant takes hold on Wade Lane, Leeds: Arnold’s Leeds Review  What better way to welcome in Autumn and the season of good food with a new and exciting fine dining experience in the centre of Leeds. Those familiar with Brasserie 44 will not […]

Gron Kafe Leeds Opens: A New Way of Eati...

A new, Scandi-inspired eatery has opened: Gron Kafe Leeds’ latest addition to the city’s independent dining scene, offering a menu of vegetarian and vegan-friendly dishes created by Matt Healy. The café and restaurant – from the team behind Matt Healy x The Foundry – has opened in North Leeds. Born from a love of healthy […]

New to Leeds Arnold's Restaurant: Refine...

New to Leeds Arnold’s Restaurant: Refined British dining in the Arena Quarter As the ever-evolving Arena Quarter continues its remarkable transformation into one of Leeds’ premier entertainment destinations, a brand-new restaurant is set to get the city’s most discerning foodie circles talking. Enter Arnold’s  Restaurant and Bar, that will showcase the very best of Yorkshire and British produce and celebrate classical cooking with a selection of exquisite traditional dishes. Located on Wade Lane adjacent to the award-winning […]

The Maven Leeds Restaurant Review

PLEASE NOTE: The Maven Leeds Restaurant is currently closed  Expect grandeur, style and elegance at The Maven Leeds new 2nd Floor Portuguese inspired restaurant Meaning expert and connoisseur, The Maven has forever lived up to its name in serving the city of Leeds with an outstanding speakeasy cocktail experience. And whilst its masterclass title in […]

Win a £100 tab to spend at Bar Soba Lee...

Just when you thought Greek Street couldn’t get any hotter, one of the city’s best-loved bars is moving in to turn up the heat. Bar Soba will be residing in the venue formerly known as Bem Brasil, which is currently undergoing a top-to-toe reinvention to become one of Leeds’ premier drinking, dining and dancing hangout […]

Holy Mountain at Distrikt Leeds Review

Holy Mountain at Distrikt Leeds Review Visiting Distrikt Bar in Leeds last week was met with anticipation knowing full well the mighty Holy Mountain Kitchen have taken over, serving up their delicious take on Mexican inspired small plates. Our anticipation was matched with a launch of Distrikt’s new and exciting cocktail menu which we were […]

Vegan North Leeds - Eat North's First Ev...

Saturday 14th July 2018 will mark the inaugural Vegan North – Eat North’s first ever exclusively-vegan line-up of eight street food traders, along with award-winning vegan beers on tap, courtesy of North Brewing Co., as well as vegan wines and soft drinks. Vegan North will showcase the best of plant-based dishes and vegan junk food; from vegan Berlin döners […]

Exclusive 50% Off Food as Holy Mountain ...

Exclusive 50% Off Food as Holy Mountain Takeover Distrikt Leeds Yorkshire Food Guide readers get an exclusive 50% off Holy Mountain food at Distrikt throughout June    Since 2009, Distrikt has been renowned for its strange mix of late night parties, high end cocktails and quirky tapas menu. All this and more veered Distrikt away […]

Renowned Pop Up Restaurant Chateau Marmo...

Renowned Pop Up Restaurant Chateau Marmot Returns to Leeds Renowned roaming restaurant and legendary cheese masters turn Yorkshire produce into five star pop-up Legendary touring restaurant Chateau Marmot is joining forces with Yorkshire cheese legends Shepherds Purse and Riverford’s chef for two nights only on the 29th and 30th June in Leeds. That’s right Leeds…the […]

Hidden Harewood – A Feast for Spring

Hidden Harewood – Harewood Food & Drink Project – Harewood House Events –  Hidden Harewood – A Feast for Spring This coming May, Josh Whitehead and his team are back with the latest instalment of Harewood Food & Drink Project’s extremely successful pop-up supper club “Hidden Harewood – A Feast for Spring”. Running for four […]

BBC MasterChef Professional To Launch Le...

BBC MasterChef Professional To Launch Leeds Restaurant Matt Healy, the Yorkshire-born chef who was runner-up in BBC’s MasterChef: The Professionals, has announced he is to open a restaurant in Leeds. Horsforth-born Healy, 35, has been revealed as the successful bidder for the city’s renowned restaurant, The Foundry. The Leeds chef shot to fame in 2016 […]

Brewers Market Beer Festival Returns for...

Brewers Market Beer Festival 2018 Leeds – Brewers Market Beer Festival 2018 – Returning for Leeds Indie Food This 11th – 12th May, Brewers Market Beer Festival 2018 will be returning to Canal Mills in Leeds for its fourth year and a brand-new summer slot, to coincide with the opening weekend of Leeds Indie Food Festival; Leeds’ biggest city-wide, month-long independent […]

Bundobust Leeds Review

Bundobust Leeds Review – Vegetarian Restaurant Leeds – Vegan Restaurant Leeds –  Bundobust Leeds Review No trip to Leeds is complete without a pitstop to one of the cities much-loved bar come restaurants, Bundobust. When we heard on the foodie grapevine some of their favourite specials had taken permanent residency on their extensive menu alongside […]

Bundobust Leeds Competition

Bundobust Leeds Competition – Bundobust Leeds –  Bundobust Leeds Competition After a recent menu change which has seen some of their mouth-watering specials now taking pride of place on the menu permanently, we’re giving you the opportunity to sample them all for yourself for free. Win a meal for two, devouring six of their new […]

Action Against Hunger puts on once-in-a-...

Action Against Hunger puts on once-in-a-lifetime Moveable Feast for Leeds’ foodies On the 14th March, Leeds will host Action Against Hunger’s Moveable Feast for the first time. Lucky diners will have the opportunity to access some of Leeds’ most exclusive dining areas, whilst enjoying a specially curated menu together with a thoughtfully prepared wine pairing. Guests […]

Hyde Park Book Club Leeds Brunch Review

Hyde Park Book Club Leeds Brunch Review – Brunch in Leeds – Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Leeds – Written by Sarah Cotterill, follow @scottnodot on Twitter & Instagram –   Hyde Park Book Club Leeds Brunch Review Two years ago, founding owner Jack Simpson stood in the basement of an old garage on Hyde Park Corner […]

Bao Lovers Rejoice as Aiyo Opens in Leed...

Aiyo Leeds – Asian Street Food Leeds – Bao Buns Leeds – Little Bao Boy –  Bao Lovers Rejoice as Aiyo Opens in Leeds Since Little Bao Boy started trading in April 2017, they have come a long way and have worked their way around some fantastic venues in Leeds and the North. Their first […]

Review: Smokin Bar & Kitchen, Leeds�...

Smokin Bar Leeds Review, New Restaurants Leeds, Written by Rosita Rogers, follow on Twitter @zitttttta –  Review: Smokin Bar & Kitchen, Leeds The hospitality scene in Leeds is currently expanding at a rate faster than any other in the UK, and our newest member, goes by the name of SMOKIN. Situated above Bierkeller on Park […]

La Casita Granary Wharf Leeds Review

La Casita Granary Wharf Leeds Review, Best Restaurants Leeds, Tapas Restaurant Leeds – Written by Rosita Rogers follow on Twitter @zitttttta –  La Casita Granary Wharf Leeds Review Opening a Spanish restaurant seems to be something us Brits have mastered over the years and at most times, unsuccessfully. Spanish isn’t just what you can throw […]

Review: Aperitivo Leeds bringing a slice...

Aperitivo Leeds Review – Italian Restaurant Leeds – Leeds Best Restaurants –   Aperitivo Leeds Review We paid a visit to the launch of the highly anticipated Aperitivo, set in the suburbs of north Leeds. The restaurant location is within the former space of award-winning Dough Bistro. Owner Luke Downing and the team decided on […]

HIDDEN HAREWOOD – WINTER IN THE WOODS

Pop up dining Leeds – Hidden Harewood – Harewood Food & Drink Project –  ENJOY A FESTIVE-INSPIRED TASTING MENU AT HIDDEN HAREWOOD AND DINE IN ONE OF THE MOST REMOTE PARTS OF THE HAREWOOD ESTATE Following the success of their first pop-up dining experience in the summer, Harewood Food and Drink Project is returning this […]

La Casita Invests £250,000 in New Leeds...

Award Winning Tapas Restaurant to Open in Granary Wharf La Casita, the little house of tapas, is pleased to announce the latest opening in its rapid expansion with the opening of a new Leeds city centre location in Granary Wharf. Set to open on Friday 17th November on Little Neville St, the restaurant will feature […]

NEW to Leeds Smokin Bar and Kitchen

Leeds Bierkeller Entertainment Complex has revealed plans for a new American-style barbecue restaurant specialising in traditional flavours of the Old West but with a contemporary twist. The Smokin Bar and Kitchen, at 1 South Parade, will serve up signature in-house smoked meats such as juicy chargrilled steaks, ribs and wings combined with secret recipe glazes […]

Stockdales of Yorkshire Leeds Review

Stockdales of Yorkshire Leeds Review – Leeds Best Restaurants – Supper Club Leeds – Wagyu Beef Leeds –  Stockdales of Yorkshire Leeds Review Located in impressive Grade II listed surroundings, we arrived at Stockdales of Yorkshire on East Parade in the heart of Leeds city centre, to try out their six-course Wagyu Tasting Supper Club. […]

Dakota Deluxe Leeds: Sunday Lunch Review

Dakota Deluxe Leeds Review Dakota Deluxe Leeds: Sunday Lunch Review The topiary-lined squares between East Parade and Park Row form the real commercial heart of the city, a wealth of bars and restaurants making the most of the high rise office blocks for after work drinks or business deals over coffee. It’s like you’re in […]

Fine Dining HOME Restaurant joins the La...

Fine Dining Home Restaurant Leeds – Leeds Night Market – Home Restaurant Leeds – Events –  Fine Dining Home Restaurant joins the Launch of Leeds Night Market New city centre fine dining HOME Restaurant has announced that it is to host a stall at Leeds Night Market which launches at Kirkgate Market this Thursday 26th October. […]

Home Restaurant Leeds Review

Home Restaurant Leeds Review – Fine Dining Restaurants Leeds  – Best Restaurants Leeds- Home Restaurant Leeds Review Tucked away in the pedestrianized area of Kirkgate, just a stone’s throw from the famous Leeds Market and Briggate, one of the main shopping areas, you’ll find quite an unassuming door simply titled HOME. Behind it all the […]

Leeds Cookery School Review: Pasta-Makin...

Leeds Cookery School Review: Pasta-Making Masterclass It was back to school last Thursday as we visited the brand new Leeds Cookery School. Based in The Old Fire Station at Gipton, this newly converted building is spacious, bright and modern. On arrival, we were met by the excellent resident Leeds Cookery School chefs Wayne Clarke and […]

Oktoberfest Leeds 2017

Oktoberfest Leeds 2017 – Leeds Events – South Bank Leeds – Yorkshire Events –  Oktoberfest Leeds 2017 This year’s Oktoberfest Leeds, held 6-8th and 13-15th October, promises a huge double weekender of bier, food and entertainment. Don that dirndl and leap into those lederhosen, as their new city centre location will house up to 12,000 […]

Hidden Harewood Review: A magical myster...

Pop-up Event – Leeds – Hidden Harewood – Harewood Food & Drink Project  Hidden Harewood Review: A magical mystery foodie tour with The Harewood Food & Drink Project Recently we were one of the lucky few to get an invite to The Harewood Food & Drink Project’s very first pop-up event, Hidden Harewood. Set in the […]

Review: Authentic Japanese Ramen at Iss...

Review by Rosita Rogers – follow on Twitter @zittttttta Issho Leeds Review – Japanese Restaurant Leeds – Issho Leeds Rooftop Restaurant – Lunch in Leeds – Review: Authentic Japanese Ramen at Issho Leeds Rooftop Restaurant Leeds’ newest and most inviting Kori Bar, Issho, recently invited us to try out their latest and exciting Monday menu; featuring traditional Maki […]

Herby Toasted Chickpea Salad Recipe from...

Herby Toasted Chickpea Salad Recipe from Melanie Hadida Nutrition Nutritional Consultant and uber foodie Melanie Hadida picked up her love for cooking after the first of many trips to India over a decade ago. Whilst living and working in an urban clinic she learnt to cook healthy and delicious vegetarian dishes from the local women […]

Get Authentic Japanese Ramen, Mondays at...

Victoria Gate Japanese Rooftop -Restaurant Issho Leeds- Issho Menu – Leeds Japanese Restaurant –  Get Authentic Japanese Ramen, Mondays at Issho Leeds The recently-opened Kori bar at Issho in Victoria Gate, now open seven days a week with a special Monday menu featuring a £10 ramen dish that has been six years in the making. […]

HAREWOOD FOOD & DRINK PROJECT PRESEN...

Harewood Food & Drink Project – Harewood House Events – Pop up Restaurant – Events – Leeds  Harewood Food & Drink Project Presents A New Supper Club: Hidden Harewood This September, Harewood Food and Drink Project will be launching a new supper club with a difference; Hidden Harewood will be an immersive dining experience with the opportunity […]

Trinity Kitchen Street Food - A New Mou...

Trinity Kitchen Street Food – Leeds Street Food –  Trinity Kitchen Street Food – A New Mouthwatering Summer Lineup Three brand new street food vendors are preparing to serve up some tasty summer treats as they join the Trinity Kitchen lineup this weekend. Shoppers can get a taste of the Caribbean, the USA and the Netherlands as […]

Côte Brasserie Announces Leeds Opening ...

French Restaurant Leeds – New to Leeds – Trinty Leeds Restaurants –  Côte Brasserie Announces Leeds Opening Date French inspired restaurant Côte Brasserie has now confirmed the opening date of its newest restaurant, set to open in the Trinity Leeds shopping centre on Monday 24th July. Côte Brasserie has invested more than £1 million in creating […]

First Look: Leeds New Manhattan Style Ro...

Leeds Best Restaurants – Leeds Rooftop Restaurant – Victoria Gate Restaurants – East 59th Leeds Grill Restaurant – New Leeds Restaurants –  Restaurant group D&D London has given a sneak peek of its latest Leeds restaurant – East 59th – a week before it opens to the public. The Manhattan-style rooftop bar and grill will open […]

Taste of the Big Apple comes to Leeds as...

Leeds Best Restaurants – Leeds Rooftop Grill Restaurant – Victoria Gate Restaurants – East 59th Leeds – New Leeds Restaurants –  Restaurant group D&D London announce its latest Leeds restaurant – East 59th  Opening its doors to the public on Friday 14th July, the Manhattan-style rooftop bar and grill will take up a 5,400sq ft […]

Issho Leeds Review: Sampling Leeds New S...

Issho Leeds Review – Issho Leeds Japanese Restaurant Review – Victoria Gate Japanese Rooftop Restaurant – Written by Paul Conboy, follow on Twitter and Instagram @fatfoodclub – Issho Leeds Review: Sampling Leeds New Stunning Japanese Rooftop Restaurant Since its arrival last year, Victoria Gate in Leeds has shown itself to be one of the North’s […]

Review: XO Supper Club at Mr Nobody'...

XO Supper Club Leeds Review – Supper Club Leeds – Pop Up Restaurant Leeds – Asian Food Leeds  Review: XO Supper Club at Mr Nobody’s Leeds Last weekend we had the pleasure of attending the launch night of one of Leeds most innovative new pop-up restaurants, XO. Situated in the intimate surroundings of Mr Nobody’s […]

WIN Lunch For Two With Wine at Leeds New...

Issho Leeds Japanese Restaurant – Victoria Gate Leeds Rooftop Restaurant – WIN Lunch For Two With Wine at Leeds Newest Rooftop Venue, Issho Three lucky winners will receive lunch for two with wine at D&D London’s newest Leeds Japanese restaurant, Issho. Issho, which means ‘together’ in Japanese, serves authentic Japanese dishes with a contemporary twist […]

Issho: First Look at Stunning New Japane...

Issho Leeds Japanese Restaurant – Victoria Gate Leeds Rooftop Restaurant With just weeks to go until the launch of D&D London’s newest Leeds venue, Issho, the team has offered an exciting sneak peek at the Japanese rooftop restaurant. Issho, which means ‘together’ in Japanese, will serve authentic Japanese dishes with a contemporary twist and an […]

A Taste of Trinity Kitchen's Summer...

Written by Paul Conboy – follow on Instagram and Twitter @fatfoodclub – Trinity Kitchen Review – Trinity Kitchen Line Up – Leeds Street Food –  A Taste of Trinity Kitchen’s Summer Street Food Lineup Making big impressions with its excellent take on street food, Trinity Kitchen in Leeds continues to bring in the best dining […]

An Interview with Ham & Friends Leed...

Ham & Friends Leeds Grand Arcade – Leeds Best Bars – Leeds Best Restaurants –  An Interview with Ham & Friends Leeds Ahead of their Highly Anticipated Restaurant Launch For those of you who don’t know, Friends of Ham are the experts of all things meat, cheese, craft beer and wine in Leeds and Ilkley. […]

Re-visiting one of Leeds Most Loved Ital...

Salvo’s Headingley Review – Leeds Italian Restaurant Re-visiting one of Leeds Most Loved Italian Restaurants Following £250,000 Revamp Salvo’s has kept thousands of foodies coming back for more since their opening in 1976. Following a £250,000 refurbishment the new look restaurant, menu and dedicated bar area has refreshed the much loved Headingley Italian. Celebrating its […]

Woodland Dining From Field to Fork '...

Outdoor Dining Events Yorkshire – Fire & Dine – Yorkshire Gourmet – Swillington Organic Farm Leeds The Yorkshire Gourmet’s ‘Fire & Dine’ is a unique off-grid dining experience. Set in the beautiful ancient woodland at Swillington Organic Farm in Leeds, in collaboration with woodland event organisers ‘This Green Moon’. It’s all about provenance – from […]

Issho New Japanese Rooftop Restaurant To...

Issho Leeds – Japanese Restaurant Leeds Issho, which means ‘together’ in Japanese, will serve authentic Asian dishes with a contemporary twist and an emphasis on sharing. The 7,807sq ft restaurant, located in the £165m Victoria Gate development, boasts a rooftop bar and outdoor terrace – it is D&D’s third venue in Leeds, following on from […]

BELLISIMO! SALVO'S REOPENS AFTER £...

Savlo’s Headingley Refurbishment – Leeds Italian Restaurant – Yorkshire Award Winning Restaurant Italian zest is back on the menu as Salvo’s Headingley reveals its brand-new look Salvo’s, Leeds’ longest running family-run Italian restaurant, has reopened its doors after a quarter-million-pound refurbishment. The new-look restaurant interior, new menu and dedicated bar area has refreshed the much […]

WATER LANE BOATHOUSE REVIEW MENU SAMPLIN...

Water Lane Boathouse Leeds Review Water Lane Boathouse is the latest addition to the team behind Belgrave Music Hall and Headrow House. We had the pleasure of visiting this characterful restaurant to sample their new menu which features food from Small Victories Sourdough Pizza and Bakery, as well as a selection of beer, natural wine […]

Bubbles Flowing at Epernay Leeds New Cha...

Epernay Leeds – Written by Paul Conboy – follow on Instagram and Twitter @fatfoodclub Leeds is bursting at the seams with good places right now. Each one selling its own unique twist on fantastic food and drink. The Electric Press houses one such place, Epernay Champagne Bar. Housing the largest collection of champagne in the […]

A Taste of Spring at Gusto Leeds

Gusto Leeds Review by Rosita Rogers – follow on Twitter @zittttttta Gusto Leeds – a definite masterpiece if restaurants were considered pieces of art! I stepped into Gusto to attend their new Spring/Summer menu tasting and was immediately taken aback by the beautiful parquet floor, plush leather booths and soft lighting that shimmers off the […]

From Brunch to BBQ - A Foodie's Gui...

The award-winning Live at Leeds makes its welcome return this month. Celebrating its tenth birthday showcasing new music at multiple venues on the weekend of May Bank Holiday. We’ve picked our favourite places to refuel between gig hopping this mammoth event. Brudenell Social Club 33 Queen’s Rd, Leeds LS6 1NY While catching a gig at […]

Channel 4 Hidden Restaurants With Michel...

Gondola Raclette to star in Michel Roux Jr’s Channel 4 Hidden Restaurants series Who doesn’t love raclette? Melted cheesy goodness scraped onto hot new potatoes and cornichons. Combine this with one of the most quirky looking street food setups you’ve ever seen and of course, it’s going to be a winner. Gondola Raclette came from […]

San Carlo's Old & New Owners Jo...

San Carlo, Flying Pizza, 60 Street Lane, Roundhay, Leeds LS28 2DQ Iconic Roundhay restaurant Flying Pizza celebrated its 40th birthday with a very special reunion. Thursday 2nd February saw founding owner Adriano Piazzaroli jet in from Italy to join long-time friend and current owner Carlo Distefano and celebrity chef Aldo Zilli, to toast the 40th […]

The Big Friday Feast: Drinks, eats and b...

Big Friday Feast: 17th February 2017 – 7.30pm-11.30pm – Leeds Kirkgate Market – Admission £6.96 Mouth watering street food from around the World, craft beer, gin, live music and entertainment all in one – yes please! Following a £13M re-vamp Leeds Kirkgate Market will be host to February’s ‘Big Friday Feast‘. The event will take […]

Pizza Fella’s new home brings Napoli t...

Pizza Fella, 114-116 Vicar Lane, Leeds LS2 7NL – 0113 243 6854 https://www.facebook.com/pizzafella Written by Rosita Rogers – Follow @zitttttta So what used to be Pulse Cocktails on Vicar Lane (if you know, you know) is now Pizza Fella. With its simplistic yet warming interior, owners Helen and Miles pretty much built the place themselves […]

Foodie Hot Spots around Welcome to Leeds...

From now – 3rd January Welcome to Leeds invite you to explore 15 art and light installations around Leeds City Centre, ‘A Trail of Light, Art and Magic’. Here are our recommendations of how to keep yourself fed and watered as you explore the trail’s various stops. View Trail Map Stop 1 & 2 – […]

#HammyChristmas at Ham & Friends All...

Ham and Friends, Grand Arcade, 7 Merrion Street, Leeds LS1 6PG (around the corner from Zaap Thai restaurant) So it’s everyone’s favourite time of the year, our golden opportunity to indulge as much as possible. We’ll eat and drink as if the January diet is as easy as the bottle of wine we’ve just devoured, or the […]

Delicious Autumn Additions arrive at Ibe...

Iberica Leeds, 17A E Parade, Leeds LS1 2BH Leeds has seen quite the abundance of really great Spanish restaurants opening over the last few years, none quite as decadent or striking as the city’s latest edition, Iberica. Set in the grade two listed former antiques house, Executive Chef Nacho Manzano has created an amazing menu bursting with […]

Asado Night, an Argentinian style barbec...

Ox Club, 19a The Headrow, Leeds LS1 6PU As one of Leeds coolest restaurants, Ox Club recently announced a host of weekly special one off Autumn Sunday events in the run up to December, we couldn’t resist a night out to everyone’s favourite hangout, Headrow House.With an impressive selection from ‘Chop Night’ to ‘Veg Night’ […]

'All the trimmings' as Ham &am...

Ham and Friends, Grand Arcade, 7 Merrion Street, Leeds LS1 6PG (around the corner from Zaap Thai restaurant) Friends of Ham will be expanding very soon. And by expanding, I mean taking over half of the Grand Arcade (which is on top of Zaap next to Merrion Street to those who don’t know). In addition to the […]

WinterFest Vegan Christmas Market comes ...

Vegan Festival Leeds The 2016 Leeds Vegan WinterFest Christmas Market, will take place in Leeds Town Hall on Sunday 27th November 2016 from 11am – 5pm. There will be over 150 fantastic stalls offering a wide variety of vegan produce, including cakes and chocolate, hot takeaway food, make up, clothing, pet treats and vegan cheese. […]

Review : Half price tapas Wednesdays at ...

Half price Tapas Wednesdays at Distrikt, Leeds, who are celebrating their 7th birthday this month

WOLF’s fresh take on Italian Street Fo...

WOLF offers something a little different in form of Italian Street Food, served from their permanent store on St Paul’s Street, in the heart of Leeds’ Central Business District. Following numerous Italian holidays and a love of the local cuisine founders Tim Entwistle and James Hoole were inspired to launch WOLF, to bring a taste […]

Autumn arrives at Brasserie Blanc

With the launch of Brasserie Blanc’s new Autumn Menu we couldn’t wait to pay a visit to see what Raymond Blanc had in store at his northern outpost. Conveniently located just a few minutes away from Leeds train station’s new southern entrance, the converted Victorian mill adjacent to the canal on Sovereign Street is full […]

Le Pain Quotidien to launch in Leeds

Belgian restaurant and boulangerie Le Pain Quotidien is delighted to be opening its doors in Leeds, with their ‘good food that does good’. They will be located with the exciting new shopping development ‘Victoria Gate‘ which is set to deliver John Lewis’s first store in the city, capturing the heritage of the Victoria Quarter and […]

Le Pain Quotidien's Gluten-Free Ban...

In preparation for the opening of Belgian restaurant and boulangerie Le Pain Quotidien in Leeds – we bring you their recipe for Gluten-Free Banana Pancakes straight from their kitchen…yum.. Ingredients – 3 bananas mashed – 2 egg – 1 tbsp of coconut oil – 1 tsp lemon juice – 1/4 cup maple syrup – 1 […]

Shoot the Bull Wins British Street Food ...

Wins British Street Food Awards Northern Heat

Waterfront Festival & British Street...

This weekend will be host to the 9th Year of the Leeds Waterfront Festival, a jam packed festival that takes place across 8 sites each hosting a mix of music, performance, art and of course incredible food and drink. As part of the festival the British Street Food Awards are bringing their Scotland and the […]

A taste of things to come at Northern Mo...

A taste of things to come at Northern Monk Brewery

Leeds Feasting at the Yorkshire Post Foo...

Leeds Feasting at the Yorkshire Post Food & Drink Festival

Leeds Loves Cocktails returns for 2016

Leeds Loves Cocktails returns for 2016

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