Eating and drinking well in the city needn’t cost you and arm and a leg. Some of the best bars and restaurants do some fantastic offers to drum up business during quieter times of the week. From bargain burgers to cut price pizza and cocktails, here’s our list of the best deals that allow you to eat like a King on a shoestring.
Marvin’s Pizza Parlour
Offering all you can eat pizza for just £7 at lunchtime and £12 in the evening, Marvin’s Pizza Parlour
is set to be your new favourite hangover cure. Situated near the first direct Arena, this pop-up restaurant serves imaginative creations such as the Super Freak (steak strips, parma ham and salami) and the Psychedelic Shack (peri peri chicken and pineapple) as well as range of refreshing cocktails.
Bird and Beast
Forget Nando’s and their shrivelled corn on the cob and shrinking portions, just round the corner you’ll find Bird and Beast who do poultry justice. Perfectly marinated and cooked over cherry wood chips, you’ll struggle to find better chicken. Follow them on Facebook for their latest offers
– currently you can get any hot sandwich, kebab or large premium salad and a soft drink for just £7.50. Finger licking good indeed.
Boasting several huge American pool tables, a custom built pizza oven and not one but three outdoor seating areas (including an awesome rooftop terrace) , Slate NQ is one of Leeds most underrated bars. Drop in on Monday to play free pool, Tuesday enjoy any main course and a happy hour drink for just £12, Wednesday all cask ales are £2.50 a pint and Thursday is happy hour all night long. Check them out here.
Serving up tasty Brazilian fast food, you might not know it but Cabana are also incredibly good at making cocktails. Their 2-4-1 happy hour is incredibly generous as it runs seven days a week, 12-7pm and then 10pm until closing time. Their tasty selection of Caipirinha are all mixed with Brazilian sugar cane and come in flavours such as blueberry and acai and chilli passion
After 16 years in business and more facelifts than the Stallone family, Bar Fibre has always managed to remain fresh and relevant. Their courtyard parties are legendary in Leeds, and so are their drink offers. Rock in between 5-8pm each day to enjoy 2-4-1 on all drinks
Walk around the back of the Corn Exchange and you can’t miss Cattlegrid – there’s a huge brass cow above its door. It’s one of the best steak joints in town, however on Monday it’s all about pig and chicken –
for £21.95, you can enjoy non-stop chicken wings and ribs. Go hungry, fill your boots and get your money’s worth!