Archives for lunch in leeds


Pinche Pinche

There are some places in Leeds that are just standard eateries for me, places that the Other Half and I have been going to for years. Pinche Pinche is one such place.

Pinche Pinche is by far one of my favourite restaurants in Leeds, not only for the consistently good food (and range of tequilas), but the fact that it reminds us both of Mexico.

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Bird and Beast- Leeds

exterior bird and beast

I love chicken, it is by far one of my favourite meats, the Other Half is and has been well aware of this for some time. On our first date, over ten years ago he took me to Nandos (at the time the restaurant was pretty new to Leeds).

Nowadays, we don’t go there that often, on account of the lack of information on the provenance and welfare of the chicken used.That and the fact there is a great selection of other places to eat in Leeds that do shout about the provenance of their food.

One such place is the newly opened Bird and Beast – where they have a strong focus on provenance and quality.

The restaurant is located in the Central Arcade opposite Mrs Atha’s and is impossible to miss on account of their white exterior walls and signature chicken feet.

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Wasabi

Sushi has to be one of my lunchtime staples, I love the stuff, and would happily eat it everyday. For me (maybe not my bank balance) and many others in the office where I work, the news that Wasabi was opening was of great comfort to us all.

I was lucky enough to get a year’s worth of sushi*. The only issue was that I queued for so long I had to go back to the office empty handed 🙁

Anyway today I was determined to get my sushi fix.

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