North Leeds Food and Drink Festival returns to Roundhay Park 14 and 15 May

It is such a sunny Saturday today, which makes the return of the North Leeds Food and Drink Festival at Roundhay Park all the more enjoyable. What a bonus! The Festival boasts a range of international street food options, artisanal markets, cookery demonstrations, a funfair and open air music from local artists. I’ve been at […]

Rosa’s Thai launches a new Issan menu

Rosa’s Thai started out as a street stall on Brick Lane’s Sunday market in London. It became a favourite food spot for locals and by 2008, Rosa’s found a permanent location on Hanbury Street. Over the next few years, Rosa’s expanded across the UK, with restaurants now in London, Birmingham, York, Cardiff, Manchester, Liverpool and […]

The Wardrobe

Located on St Peters Square, just opposite the BBC Leeds studio and near Northern Ballet, is The Wardrobe, a bar and kitchen as well as a popular live music and comedy venue. I decided to visit before going on to my session at Leeds Drawing Club and took my boyfriend with me. We arrived at […]

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 […]

De Baga – Bringing Goan food to Headingley

De Baga is located in the heart of Headingley, just a 5 minute walk from Headingley stadium. The intimate restaurant serves Goan food – an eclectic cuisine boasting a fusion of flavours from India and Portugal. On a Tuesday evening in March, before we were due to go to The Original Oak for a new […]