PREFFERED giraffe - Trinity Leeds

The giraffe concept is simple. It’s about freshly cooked, global food, great people and music guaranteed to make you feel good. The menu – inspired by the best flavours from around the world – includes must-have brunches, stacked high burgers, fresh salads, pasta, steak & grills together with hand roasted coffee, healthy smoothies and a selection of cocktails, beers and global wines.

Situated in Trinity Leeds Shopping Centre
the fd bar

Newly refurbished, and better than ever before, the fd bar is open with free entry to all ticket holders on show nights from 5:30pm. Grab a bite to eat and something to drink, and relax with your friends and family before the show and during the interval. No need to pre-book, just arrive with your show tickets. the fd bar is located to the far left of the main Arena doors, next to our Box Office.

Available to ticket holders from 5:30pm

LAB is a casual dining restaurant and experimental cocktail bar, situated on the newly refurbished Merrion Way.

Next door to the Arena
Tiger Tiger - The Light

Tiger Tiger is only a 5 minute walk from the arena and with a daily happy hour of 50% off all drinks 5pm-9pm it’s the perfect place to start your evening! Our restaurant serves a variety of dishes from burgers to sizzling fajitas! Sip cocktails in the main Jewel bar or start the party in Kanaloa, our Tiki paradise bar!

25% off in the restaurant! Must pre-book and quote "first direct Arena”
It Bar

It Bar has an amazing food offering all day including huge flagship burgers topped with Chilli, Chorizo and Home-Made Mac ‘N’ Cheese to name a few. Also on the menu are wings, Fries, foot long hot dogs and tasty hearty soul food dishes. With a comprehensive range of World beers, local real ales, amazing spirits and over 30 cocktails. It Bar has amazing live music most nights, and DJs are on deck duty every weekend.

Less than 5min Walk From The Arena (Perfect pre/post food and drink)
Las Iguanas

Whilst the tasty South American menu might cover an equally vast continent don’t be deceived, as at Las Iguanas every single dish is cooked fresh to order and is a melting pot of mouth-watering ingredients and cultures. From house speciality Xinxim (Brazilian lime chicken) to the Chimichanga, salads and an extensive tapas selection, every dish is a delicious blend of the traditional and the new.

Opposite the Corn Exchange, Las Iguanas also offers a superb selection of cocktails
Red Hot World Buffet & Bar

Red Hot World, only a 5 minute walk from the Arena offering authentic, freshly-made food, selected from a range of the world’s most popular cuisines. The restaurant houses a wide selection of live cooking stations where guests can interact with the chefs and create their own bespoke meal, all cooked right in front of them, using ingredients of the highest quality.

20% off on production of the First Direct Arena ticket.

MOJO EATS – New York inspired nosh including sliders, wings, dill pickles and meat platters served from 5pm-11pm daily. With an award winning cocktail menu, amazing atmosphere, great music and the world's tastiest chicken wings, there's something for everyone at Mojo.

On Merrion street, just a short stroll from the arena.
The Reliance

The Reliance is a bright, airy and informal Bar and Dining room serving seasonal, fresh food from it’s open plan kitchen and cracking beer from it’s bar. You can eat from our menus in the bar area or in the main dining room, over a perfect Yorkshire pint or a delicious glass of wine. We’re open all day from 12 noon and take bookings for our pre-theatre service from 5.30pm, perfect for that pre-show meal.

Short 5 minute stroll from the arena with plenty of parking nearby.
Miller & Carter

At Miller & Carter Steakhouse, our steaks are sourced directly from a select number of handpicked British farms and are matured for at least 28 days before being hand prepared by our master butcher, and expertly grilled to provide a steak experience like no other. There’s plenty more on the menu besides steak. From freshly prepared salads, chicken and fish dishes.

Only five minutes from the arena.

Gaucho is a high end restaurant specialising in steak and encompassing the culture of Argentina. To us this means authenticity, assurance and rigorous attention to obtain the finest quality ingredients at source. This dedication ensures that every time you visit us, you experience the true essence of Argentine life. Its food, its wine, its culture and importantly the passion of the people.

High end steak restaurant, only five minutes from the arena

Rock ‘n’ Roll and Food For the Soul - “It’s more fun to eat in a bar then drink in a restaurant” Our menu focuses on simplicity and sharing. Choose from ‘Pots, Pans or Cans’... or sharing boards. Prepared using only the freshest ingredients, our dishes embody Sandinista’s Latin inspired food ethos. Simple great tasting cuisine that reflects the culture it was born out of.

A 5 minute walk from the arena.