Sit down, relax and enjoy a bite to eat
Bradford district is part of the real ale revolution and has an abundance of real ale bars and craft beer houses. Recently a number of new bars have come to Bradford with North Parade currently being the place to be. Recent editions to the street include the Beer House and Plonk! A number of new bars have also opened in the West End, the area behind the Alhambra Theatre. Out of the city there is Fanny's Ale & Cider House and the Cap and Collar in Saltaire, The Black Hat and The Flying Duck in Ilkley. Keighley and Haworth has a large number of real ale pubs such as The Lord Rodney and you can download the Real Ale Trail if you want to sample a selection.
Bradford is home to over 200 Asian restaurants and is proud to be Britain's Curry Capital of Britain for the last five years. There are a number of award winning restaurants which serve authentic Asian cuisine, so you will definitely find something that will tickle your taste buds, why not use our Curry Guide for inspiration.
Although we have a reputation for serving fantastic Asian food we also have an amazing selection of other cuisines. The Michelin starred Box Tree is one of Yorkshire's top restaurants, serving sophisticated British cuisine, served in even more sophisticated surroundings. If you are on a smaller budget Shipley and Saltaire have a great selection of restaurants. From Yo Yo's serving Chinese, Japanese and Thai to the Tapas Tree and the The Terrace a French style Cafe bar and bistro.
If you are looking to sample some of the fresh local produce on offer there are local produce markets in Baildon and Saltaire and a number of fantastic butchers such as Keelham Farm Shop and Lishman’s butchers.
So whatever your passion you will be able to find something to enjoy whilst visiting Bradford district.