A winter warmer of a new menu at Leed’s Tattu restaurant but not as you’ll expect

Winter menus are not just about comfort food and stodge. Tattu, the restaurant which has changed the ideas of Chinese food, has once again surprised with its latest additions to the menu. Fifteen dishes have been added to the a-la-carte and City Buzz road-tested a few. First up were chilli and sesame roasted scallops with […]

New togs, cocktails and clay pigeons makes for a standard week for Leeds’ man about town

Celebrating two decades of Leeds clubbing history at one mint club

The ultimate in cheese for a work Christmas party in Leeds

New street food flavours arrive at Trinity Leeds for Autumn

A tantalising selection of new street food vendors have arrived at Trinity Kitchen, offering an array of exotic flavours to enjoy during the autumn season. Mendez Cuba, Drama Bites and Let’s Go Wild Boar have taken up residency at the popular eatery for six weeks, alongside returning vendors The Steak Out, Tikk’s Thai and Thai […]

Leeds Playhouse pop-up theatre opens its doors with first production

The Leeds Playhouse pop-up theatre has now opened its doors, with Jim Cartwright’s 1986 seminal play Road the first production to be performed in the space. Directed by Leeds Playhouse associate director Amy Leach, the play presents a powerful observation of the everyday lives of the working classes, with humour, determination and passion. The pop-up […]

Leeds coffee shop to host bake sale and brunch to raise funds for children of Syria

North Star Coffee Shop and General Store will be hosting a special bake sale and brunch this August, in an effort to raise essential funds for Unicef’s appeal for the children of Syria. Held on 18 and 19 August, the event comes in support of a new #BakeForSyria cookbook, which brings together Syrian-inspired savoury and […]

Autumn in Leeds? Who cares when you are in Ibiza….

You know that smug guy who goes and books a cheeky trip away when the heatwave has died a death and all your holiday allowance is gone? I hate to say it (well not really), but that’s me right now. As I type, I’m loungin’ on an inflatable pink flamingo by the pool of my […]

Winter warmer as the Cocktail Experiences reveals all about its fourth event in Leeds

It is the place to be seen between summer and Christmas and with tans fading faster than Love Island couples it is time to get up, dress up and hit the town. And if it is blowing a Storm Ali, Bronagh or a Tristan as it might be by then it won’t ruin your night […]

Hyde Park Book Club becoming a hub for Leeds culture

It started its current guise as a cafe and bar but now the former petrol station in Hyde Park is becoming a hub for culture and communities. Next month a jazz album, “To Be Here Now”, will be released in an attempt to document and celebrate some of the best jazz and improvised music currently […]

Leeds party bar, Rev de Cuba’s tapas and cocktail menu passes the taste test

It didn’t take long for Revolución de Cuba to establish themselves as one of Leeds’ most essential party bars, but if you’ve not yet tried the food then you’re really missing out. Their Cuban-inspired fusion menu presents an irresistible array of dishes that you won’t find anywhere else in Leeds, and I for one am […]

Pleasantly surprised by dinner at Arnold’s – the newest restaurant on the Leeds food and drink scene

Restaurants that are attached to hotels as partners – you kind of know what you are going to get. Not at all with Arnold’s, which has swiftly stepped in where celeb chef Marco Pierre White sidled out. It is great to see that an independent restaurant has taken over the premises in the Ibis Hotel […]

Leeds DJ It’s Danny T sells out headline gig at the O2

Just four months after playing the biggest gig of his career, a Leeds DJ is set to do it all again on Saturday – but twice as big. Danny T has sold out the O2 Academy for his own headline gig and is collaborating with one of the biggest club promoters in the country for […]

Unboxing the hottest new bar in Leeds city centre

The best thing about working in the city is having access to so many cool bars and restaurants, and The Box Leeds City has been a god send since it virtually landed on my doorstep a few weeks back. With a slick interior fit out that makes it unrecognisable from its days as 53 Degrees […]