Category Archives: Feature

March 01

Chida Cantina: The best tacos and tequila in Leeds?

When I hear the news that a bar or restaurant has shut down in Leeds, I often find myself thinking ‘Yeah, well it was a bit shit wasn’t it?’ But, this of course wasn’t the case with Sandinista. The Latin-inspired watering hole had become part of the furniture in the thriving Northern Quarter, and so […]

February 13

The Cocktail Experience press preview: Leeds set for a boozy treat

Spring is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than an evening at Aspire drinking the finest cocktails Leeds has to offer? Yes, The Cocktail Experience is back after a blistering sell-out event last October, and like all the best sequels, it promises to be bigger, better, bolder and boozier (think more […]

October 13

Distrikt, Leeds review: Tour de force tapas menu is a triumph

There’s never been a better time to be a tapas fan in Leeds than right now. In the past five years we’ve seen an influx of awesome new-players hit the scene, meaning there’s very little space for sub-par chains in 2016 – anyone remember La Tasca? With everything from traditional style, to Basque and fusion […]

May 15

Fine mother’s ruin at Old Tom’s Gin Kitchen

An invitation to a Tuesday night history lesson would usually be met with a polite ‘thanks but no thanks – see you next Tuesday’, however, given it was to be held at Old Toms Gin Kitchen, I was sold. So, off I went like the freeloading blogger that I am, to sample the latest wares offered by […]

malamaison leeds restaurant January 15

Pink Gorilla and other 50% off Leeds foodie deals to chase away the January blues…

Hands up if you’re still on track with those new year resolutions you made so confidently whilst drunk three weeks ago. Yeah, thought as much. Unless you bugger off to Mexico or a European ski resort, January can be a bitch of a month to say the very least. Thankfully, it’s not all doom and […]

August 12

Mojo menu preview: Piggin’ out in the legendary Leeds joint

It’s hard to believe that 2016 will mark Mojo’s twentieth year in business and how things have changed over the decades. In 1996, Oasis and The Spice Girls were troubling the charts, only drug dealers had mobile phones (and a few ageing yuppies left over from the 80’s that hadn’t yet OD’d on cocaine, tofu […]

June 04

7 Leeds Loves Cocktails highlights you need to check out

Ever since we opened the worlds first shopping centre back in 2013 (Trinity), Leeds has never looked back – we’re a proper city now with posh shops, restaurants and bars and all that malarkey. We’re also a city that likes to go boozing and love nothing more than getting sozzled on a regular basis, however, […]

October 19

Love Leeds: Three of the cities most romantic restaurants

Leeds is fast becoming one of the best U.K cities outside of London for fine cuisine, with new restaurants seemingly popping up every week. Whilst it seems half of these new eateries have gone for the current U.S meat-feast trend, there’s plenty of choice from all four corners of the globe – but what about […]

August 12

Swing into Leeds best restaurants for less with Pink Gorilla

What’s big, pink and hairy, and brings endless amounts of pleasure to the people of Leeds? No, it’s not what you’re thinking (don’t be so cheap), why it’s the Pink Gorilla of course. It comes as no surprise that Leeds’ much loved marketing brand is run by one of Leeds’ biggest socialites, Jordan Odu. This […]