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Why Roxy Ballroom bosses were bowled over in Leeds

Why Roxy Ballroom bosses were bowled over in Leeds

A gaming bar brand in Leeds has been left bowled over after winning three awards at the 2019 National Pub and Bar awards. Boar Lane’s Roxy Ball Room was named Best Bar in West Yorkshire and also the Best Bar in the whole of Yorkshire. The Leeds city centre venue was also named the Marston’s […]

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Taste test of the new summer menu at Blackhouse in Leeds

Taste test of the new summer menu at Blackhouse in Leeds

Blackhouse has been a longstanding favourite of mine since forever, and they’ve really upped the ante for 2019. We hosted a special evening with them last week to showcase their new summer menu, and we were all blown away with the culinary treats on offer. Most people think of steak when they hear the name […]

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What’s hot on the new menu at Leeds’ award winning Vice and Virtue restaurant

What’s hot on the new menu at Leeds’ award winning Vice and Virtue restaurant

I’ve had the pleasure of dining at Vice & Virtue several times in recent years, and they somehow manage to step it up a level with every new menu. My latest visit came just weeks after the award-winning fine dining joint had announced the appointment of new Head Chef Jonathan Hawthorne, a slick makeover and […]

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What’s new to the menu at Leeds city centre grill restaurant Blackhouse on the Square?

What’s new to the menu at Leeds city centre grill restaurant Blackhouse on the Square?

City stalwart Blackhouse has made itself the place to be this summer with a brand new menu and an alfresco gin garden. The Gin Garden will make its debut on Friday May 24 just in time for the bank holiday weekend while the new menu will be one for seafood fans to get stuck into. […]

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A taste of an Asian summer in Leeds with Tattu’s new menu

A taste of an Asian summer in Leeds with Tattu’s new menu

Sometimes a measure of how good a place is is how busy it is on a Tuesday night before the bank holiday weekend. Making a return trip to Tattu to check out the new dishes that have been added to the menu, we already had an idea of what would be different to the last […]

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Leeds’ Midnight Bell pub ready to roll into summer

Leeds’ Midnight Bell pub ready to roll into summer

One of the hub pubs of Holbeck, the Midnight Bell is gearing up for summer with a range of inspired new menus, and a sizzling event calendar. It is one of the oldest pubs in Leeds, housed in a charming ancient brick building decked out in oak beams just near the canal. Leeds Brewery’s flagship […]

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Dinner with a view at the revamped Lamb and Flag in Leeds

Dinner with a view at the revamped Lamb and Flag in Leeds

The Lamb and Flag delivered their new country-style refurbishment and spruced up beer garden just in time for the spring heatwave. They also unveiled their summer 2019 food menu, and I thought it would be rude not to go see if it could hold up to their previously stellar offering. Sitting pretty just to the […]

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All rise for new menu at Leeds’ Dough In The City

All rise for new menu at Leeds’ Dough In The City

The award-winning Vice & Virtue team behind Dough in the City have once again spotted a gap in the market and delivered something new to central Leeds. Ahead of the menu launch I trialled some of the new dishes, and there’s something tasty for both foodies and the traditionalist. The first thing you notice is […]

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Get exclusive deals and bag a bargain at Victoria Leeds

Get exclusive deals and bag a bargain at Victoria Leeds

Leeds shoppers and bargain hunters can indulge in an evening of discounts and circus magic for one night only next week. Victoria Leeds is hosting ‘The Shopping Affair’ on Thursday April 11. The event will see shoppers treated to circus-style attractions, enchanting selfie opportunities and live giveaways as well as the chance to shop the […]

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Leeds’ Lamb and Flag pub re-opening after country style make over

Leeds’ Lamb and Flag pub re-opening after country style make over

It is fast becoming one of the city’s favourite pubs and the Lamb and Flag is getting ready for the summer season. Tomorrow sees the pub on Church Row, which despite being in the shadows of Leeds Minster is a stones-throw from the waterfront, re-open after a bit of a revamp. Outside has had fairy […]

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