The Green Room is Open

What do you get when you cross £3 million, one of the most desirable, historical locations in the City, and food from one of Leeds’ most loved cafes? It’s the hotly anticipated, two-years-in-the-making – The Green Room. Brainchild of owners Will Habergham and Kirk Allen, The Green Room markets itself as a social space, coffee […]

Chow Down at Temple Arches – Go Get That Holiday Feeling!

For those looking for a holiday feel without the air fare, Chow Down at Temple Arches is about the closest you can get. The outdoor destination is a one stop shop for street food, drinks and music (and a little golf). We headed down at lunchtime on a bank holiday and within half an hour […]

Northern Ballet’s Casanova – Pure Pleasure!

Last performed in Leeds in 2017, Choreographer Kenneth Tindall’s Casanova (his first full-evening ballet) takes its audience through the illustrious Lotharios life, in a whirlwind of atmospheric backdrops, sensual choreography and a moving score. Tindall was, until 2015, a dancer with the company, and along with Director David Nixon (who has recently stepped down from […]

The Asian Street Food Shack – A Little Gem in a Perfect Setting

Whaheed Rojan may be best known for his luxury private home dining service ‘The Round Table Dining’, but his new venture, The Asian Street Food Shack, can certainly hold its own against its partner business. Rojan began The Round Table Dining around 8 years ago, but when Covid hit, he saw a need to get […]

Pizza Freak – Tried and Tested

New restaurants seem to have been opening fairly regularly since *whispers* lockdown has eased, and Pizza Freak is one of the newer kids on the block. Born back in 2020, they originally slung slices out of their Union Square kitchen in the Merrion Centre, but have since flown the nest, pitching up shop on Kirkstall […]