Best Of
Going the Full Monty on a Monday at Leeds’ Grand Theatre

Going the Full Monty on a Monday at Leeds’ Grand Theatre

I don’t care how much you love your job, there are times when we could all do with a little cheering up on a Monday. And what better way to start the week than with Simon Beaufoy’s anticipated stage adaptation of the cult 1997 movie The Full Monty? Boasting a stellar cast of Hollyoaks and […]

Best Of
The ultimate winner winner chicken dinner at Leeds’ newest opening Yard&Coop

The ultimate winner winner chicken dinner at Leeds’ newest opening Yard&Coop

The people of Leeds are really spoilt for choice when it comes to eating out, however, a truly great gourmet chicken restaurant had so far passed it by. In case you didn’t know, fried chicken is one of my go-to guilty pleasures, and so the arrival of Yard & Coop couldn’t have come any sooner. […]

Best Of
Revs de Cuba remixed and ready to party

Revs de Cuba remixed and ready to party

Today (Friday), sees the official relaunch of the only place in Leeds for truly a Cuban fiesta, and you’re invited! Revolucion de Cuba has just undergone a remarkable makeover, which includes an expanded dining area and a brand new stage for some red hot live performances. Expect more private booths, chandeliers, feature lighting, more space […]

Best Of
Celebrity makeover for Dakota hotel’s new cocktail menu

Celebrity makeover for Dakota hotel’s new cocktail menu

Forget social media influencers, some of the world’s best-loved celebrities have inspired a glamorously dapper new drinks list at a luxury hotel in Leeds. Portraits of the celebrities personified in the drinks are displayed throughout Dakota Deluxe and the “High Society” menu – consisting of 13 cocktails – was created by the bar team led […]

Best Of
A celebrity touch for Dakota’s new drink list at Leeds hotel

A celebrity touch for Dakota’s new drink list at Leeds hotel

Forget social media influencers, some of the world’s best-loved celebrities have inspired a glamorously dapper new drinks list at a luxury hotel in Leeds. Portraits of the celebrities personified in the drinks are displayed throughout Dakota Deluxe and the “High Society” menu – consisting of 13 cocktails – was created by the bar team led […]

Best Of
Turning Leeds pink with Candlelighter’s charity projects

Turning Leeds pink with Candlelighter’s charity projects

Team Pink Gorilla were super happy to have started working closely with Candlelighters, a charity that helps children with cancer and their families and we have plenty of exciting things in the pipeline with this incredible charity. The Big Pink Paperclip Challenge has already begun, and if your company isn’t yet involved, then what are […]

Best Of
LOOP karaoke bar hits the high notes at launch party

LOOP karaoke bar hits the high notes at launch party

If Leeds has been lacking just one thing over the past few years, it’s an upfront party bar that belts out sing-along anthems that get the crowd going. Merrion Street’s Loop Bar has been a long time coming, and I couldn’t wait to get my sing on in one of their slick new karaoke booths. […]

Best Of
Ice bar to open in Leeds this weekend

Ice bar to open in Leeds this weekend

Embrace the chill after the recent spring like sunshine as a new bar coming to Leeds gets super cool. For one day only, on Saturday February 23, The Light on The Headrow will play host to an exclusive ice bar, ‘Ice At the Light’, selling tasty winter-themed cocktails, including a Milkybar Snowball. All of the […]

Best Of
Gin and Prosecco festival set to fizz things up in Leeds next month

Gin and Prosecco festival set to fizz things up in Leeds next month

If you love gin and prosecco then this festival will have you fizzing with joy. The Gin & Prosecco Festival will make its debut at the grade II listed Yeadon Town Hall on Saturday March 9, showcasing no less than 40 gins. Twenty will be from UK distillers and another 20 from around the world. […]

Best Of
Leeds fine-dining restaurant, Man Behind the Curtain, and Slingsby Gin collaborate to create limited edition tipple

Leeds fine-dining restaurant, Man Behind the Curtain, and Slingsby Gin collaborate to create limited edition tipple

One of the city’s trendiest fine dining restaurants has teamed up with a gin-lover’s favourite to create a luxurious and unique tasting spirit. Harrogate-based Slingsby Gin has collaborated with Michelin-starred restaurant The Man Behind The Curtain to create a bespoke gin using Yorkshire botanicals and some other, more unusual, ingredients such as plankton and Exmoor […]

Best Of