New Openings

Casa Del Alma – Food and Music for The Soul

The lights are low the bar is filled with friendly faces and 2-4-1 cocktails are being served – then the spotlights are on the New Freedom Gospel Choir, a 7-piece set to awaken your soul! Casa Del Alma launches on Sunday 26 September and will take place on the last Sunday of every month. Open […] Leeds Living …


SALT – Open on East Parade

SALT– An award-winning craft brewery and winner of SIBA UK’s Best Independent Craft Brewery taproom, has opened SALT Leeds, a New York-style concept. The venue, formerly known as Craft Asylum #2, has created a stylish beer and cocktail drinking destination just round the corner from Greek Street, where you can enjoy 8 different cocktails on […] Leeds Living …


The Beehive, Thorner – Buzzing Again

Whether you’re a casual drinker or a serious diner, the new Chef and team at The Beehive is ready to welcome you through its doors once again. A new creative direction is being spearheaded by Alex Farolfi, the new Chef, who is enthusiastic about sourcing ingredients locally and around Yorkshire, including foraged food. His enthusiasm […] Leeds Living …


JAMROCK – brighten up winter with a taste of the Caribbean

When it’s cold and dark it’s good to be reminded of sunshine. It is no coincidence that the BBC schedules Death in Paradise, set on a Caribbean island, for January. It was a similar mindset that drew me to the pink neon of JAMROCK, the new Caribbean restaurant and bar on Calls Lane.  On entering, I imagined friends sipping rum cocktails at […] Leeds Living …


Rebound Social – Wellington Street’s New Venue

A new arrival in Leeds combines dark and moody with quirky and eye-popping (the latter being the street art). It’s an intimate space, yet a safe place to relax and enjoy food, drink and an indie playlist. There’s a strong focus on live music, and this venue will showcase the best of Leeds College of […] Leeds Living …