Another tasty fired chicken restaurant is opening it’s doors soon! Residing opposite Zaap Thai in the site formerly occupied by Miah’s Kitchen, Yard & Coop will offer a 120-cover restaurant that will boast a great design as fresh as the chicken itself. We are delighted to reveal the launch date for the home of buttermilk […]

The city’s finest bars, all under one roof for a contest of cocktail creativity, Friday 1st – Saturday 2nd March 2019 The UK’s leading cocktail festival is back to bring together the city’s most exclusive bars in pop-up form, for two nights only on March 1-2, at Leeds Town Hall. Sixteen of the city’s finest […]

Merrion Street’s party central reputation is about to be sealed with the launch of a new bar that promises to inject your night out with an adrenaline shot of fun. Brought to you by the guys behind Roxy Ball Room, Loop is a sing-along party bar that specialises in cocktails, craft beer, karaoke and all […]

Inner city electronic returns to Leeds for another citywide celebration of electronic music and culture on Saturday June 1st 2019. Taking place across a selection of Leeds-based venues, this year’s festival will run for 24-hours, mirroring Leeds’ cultural renaissance as a European-style 24-hour city. The first names announced for the multi-venue event include Nina Kraviz, […]

Leeds may be a northern powerhouse when it comes to dining out, but a truly great chicken restaurant has so far passed it by! Hot on the heels of popular restaurants in Manchester and Liverpool, the Home of Buttermilk Fried Chicken is finally flying into Merrion Street in late February. Boasting a menu packed with […]

One of the best-loved bars in Headingley is currently being ‘Powered UP’ seeing the first floor transform into a beer-soaked gaming mecca. As of February, the first floor of The Head of Steam will boast an impressive mix of modern and classic gaming to keep visitors entertained. This includes a US pool table, 2 x European […]

Leeds-based operators to open New York-inspired restaurant and bar for second site Leeds-based operators Nick Julian and Jordan Franz are to open a New York-inspired restaurant and bar in the city for their second site. The duo will launch Union Square next month at the Merrion Centre, which is owned and managed by Town Centre […]

The city’s finest bars, all under one roof for a contest of cocktail creativity! The UK’s leading cocktail festival is back to bring together the city’s most exclusive bars in pop-up form, for two nights only on March 1-2, at Leeds Town Hall. Sixteen of the city’s finest bars will be turning out in force […]

Leeds is set to get its very own celebration of gin in April this year – the people who brought the city Leeds Rum Festival return with their brand-new event Leeds Gin Fair. Samantha Fish and Bruce Lerman – a respected duo in the Leeds hospitality industry – have regrouped to take a closer look at one of the most popular […]

Elrow are bringing the underwater world of El Triangulo de las Rowmudas to make its UK debut at Canal Mills, which recently revealed its doors are staying open until summer 2019. Take a deep breath and dive into the waters of the Rowmuda Triangle, where mermaids zigzag past twisted shipwrecks and pirates track down glistening […]

5km of inflatable madness when the world’s biggest inflatable obstacle course comes to Leeds! If you’re looking for the ultimate fitness test with some fun thrown in then look no further than Harewood House this Spring as the world’s biggest obstacle course comes to Leeds. There will be 5km of lung busting, endurance sapping obstacles […]

International tea-house Chatime is set to open a brand new venue at the Merrion Centre in Leeds city centre. The new venue located on Woodhouse lane will be the first venture in Leeds for Chatime and will create 6 jobs. The brand currently operates more than 2500 stores world wide across 38 countries with the new […]

The Ice Cube in Leeds will be back at Millennium Square in February 2019. Ice Cube, Yorkshire’s coolest wintertime attraction, will be returning to Millennium Square in February 2019 for more icy fun and adventure for all the family. Open throughout the Leeds school half-term holiday, Ice Cube is the ideal way to entertain the […]