11 of the Best Bars in Wakefield

11 of the Best Bars in Wakefield Just south of Leeds, these bars in Wakefield provide a fantastic alternative to the larger, neighbouring city. It is a hidden gem for rooftop bars, craft breweries and secret bars. There is sure to be something for everyone’s tastes. The city is part of the wider Wakefield district […]

13 of the best cafes in Wakefield

The best cafes in Wakefield is a very varied list filled with fantastic little community hubs, modern European style eateries and quaint cosy corners. You might think cafes are full of the usual affairs, boring sandwiches with uninspired fillings you’ve been having for years. But fear not, we’ve handpicked a guide of cafes each with […]

Wakefield Rhubarb Festival announces cel...

Wakefield Council has announced details of the exciting programme ahead of this year’s Rhubarb Festival. The event celebrates the district’s most famous vegetable and returns to paint the city pink from 17th – 19th February 2023. The festival brings the city centre to life over three days with a full programme of chef demos, family […]

Pubs in Wakefield | 14 of the best you ...

Whatever your excuse to head out for a pint or two, Wakefield’s wide range of pubs makes it the perfect spot. If you’re not sure where to start, here’s our guide to the very best pubs in Wakefield. From well-loved city centre establishments to idyllic country boozers, steeped in history. Pubs in Wakefield city centre […]

Yorkshire Sculpture Park Weston Restaura...

New £3.6M Yorkshire Sculpture Park Weston Restaurant & Visitor Centre Yorkshire Sculpture Park’s new £3.6million visitor centre – to be known as The Weston as a result of significant support from family grant-maker, The Garfield Weston Foundation – will open to the public on Saturday 30 March 2019. Built on a historic quarry site within […]

Lakeside Café Newmillerdam Review

Lakeside Cafe Newmillerdam Review With the weather being hotter than the med here in sunny Yorkshire over recent weeks, the search for the perfect beer garden or al fresco dining took us back to an old favourite on a glorious Friday evening.  Upon hearing about the new summer menu at one of Wakefield’s best suburban […]

Review: Robatary Wakefield

Robatary Wakefield Review – Robatary Restaurant – Wakefield Best Restaurants –  Review: Robatary Wakefield Situated on Northgate where the former Qubana restaurant used to be before moving into the old Barclays Bank, the restaurant looks completely unrecognisable with a new entrance and bar area. Robatary would not look out of place alongside some of Leeds […]

New To Wakefield: Robatary

Robatary Wakefield – Wakefield Best Restaurants – Robata –  New To Wakefield: Robatary Wakefield’s flourishing dining scene gets another welcome addition as the long-awaited opening of Robatary on Northgate arrives on 15th December. Devised by the team behind Qubana restaurant which recently saw a complete transformation of the old Barclays bank into the award winning bar/restaurant and […]

Pledwick Wakefield Review: Raising the G...

Pledwick Wakefield Review – Pledwick Well Inn Newmillerdam Wakefield – Wakefield Best Restaurants –  Pledwick Wakefield Review: Raising the Gastro Pub Bar for Wakefield With the huge popularity of Newmillerdam’s Lakeside Cafe and Bistro, it was only a matter of time before the expansion plans were underway. Thankfully for the area, the team behind one of […]

MasterChef Quarter Finalist & Indepe...

Hepworth Wakefield Cafe – MasterChef – House Of Koko –  MasterChef Quarter Finalist & Independent Coffee House Take Over The Hepworth Wakefield Cafe The Hepworth Wakefield has announced a new collaboration to transform The Hepworth gallery’s café and catering. Leeds-based House of Koko is partnering with Wakefield-based chef Chris Hale and his wife Sophie, to […]

Picturesque Pub The Pledwick Wakefield g...

The Pledwick Wakefield – Newmillerdam – Wakefield Best Restaurants – Picturesque Pub The Pledwick Wakefield gets New Lease of Life The Pledwick in Wakefield’s affluent area of Newmillerdam has been crying out for the right owners to fully embrace what the building and its large surrounding outdoor space has to offer. If anyone’s going to […]

Qubana’s Exciting New £1M Investment ...

Qubana restaurant in Wakefield which opened in October 2008 has always been a firm favourite amongst the city’s diners. A great place to go for a cocktail or two, to indulge in their large tapas selection with friends or to enjoy their live music nights. Outgrowing their Northgate venue, the owners now have much grander […]

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