Your perfect choice for lunch

From grab & go to formal dining

Your guide on where to dine this lunchtime

Are you looking for something more than another home made soggy sandwich?

Do you struggle for ideas on where to head for a tasty bite to eat on your all important lunch break?

Here we take a look at just a few of our favourite places across the Merrion Centre/Arena Quarter where you can grab some fantastic freshly made food….


Arnold’s Restaurant & Bar’s new £10 lunch menu features some it’s most popular dishes including (amongst others) Smoked Haddock Gratin, Oxtail Risotto and the tasty Arnold’s burger.

The contemporary restaurant on Wade Lane is the perfect spot for an informal lunch meeting or to grab quality food whilst shopping in the heart of Leeds.


Bengal Brasserie offer an all you can eat lunchtime buffet of Bengali Cuisine which includes a choice of dishes that vary each day for just £8.95 per person

The buffet is available in their flagship venue on Merrion Way daily from 12 – 2.30pm (please note the a la carte menu is also available),


Bubble Tea Cafe Leeds is located within the Sing Kee Chinese Supermarket on Woodhouse Lane and offers a selection of Bubble Tea, sushi, cakes and lots of other brilliant treats!

So whether you’re in the mood for Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese, hot, cold, sweet or savoury, rest assured Bubble Tea will have whatever takes your fancy!


Fast food favourite Burger King on Merrion Way offer an extensive menu including their signature Whoppers, Chicken Royale’s and much more!

With indoor and outdoor seating available, plus the option to take out, you could be enjoying that famous flame grilled taste before you know it!


Charlotte’s Sandwich Bar on Wade Lane has become a staple part of local office workers lunch time offerings.

With sandwiches, jacket potatoes, salad boxes and much more made fresh daily, Charlotte’s is the perfect choice when you need something to eat on the go or at your desk!


Fuji Hiro on Wade Lane has become legendary with diners across Leeds for their authentic and traditional Japense food.

From noodles and curries to fresh ramen, their extensive menus caters for vegetarians and gluten free diners alike.


With two Greggs (one on Merrion Street and another on our Main Mall) there is even more opportunity for you to grab your fix of the bakers freshly made pasties, sandwiches and salads.

An institute of the “grab and go” lunch, Greggs menu’s are ever evolving so make sure you visit one of our stores to see whats on their lunch time menu today!?


It doesn’t have to be a “fry day” for you to visit the highly popular Hook & Line on Merrion Way!

With MEAL DEALS starting from just £4.50 (including a main meal, side and a drink) there’s no excuse for you not to sample what is already becoming one of Leeds’ most popular fish & chip shops!


From box meals to burgers, salads to sharing platters, KFC’s famous secret recipe chicken is always a crowd pleaser!

Our restaurant on Merrion Street offers an eat in or take out service making it the perfect choice whether you are limited on time or if you wish to take longer in savouring your lunch!


The award winning My Thai on Wade Lane offer a great grab and go lunch, or why not choose to sit in their informal restaurant that transports you to Thailand!

Choose from a variety of Chicken, Beef, Pork, Duck or Tofu main courses (plus a rice plate) from the My Thai menu as part of their LUNCH TIME MEAL DEAL


Nukkad are located on the main mall at the Merrion Centre (outside the Leeds United Official Club Store) and serve a variety of Indian street food including samosa chaats and kathi rolls.

Made fresh to order, choose from lamb, chicken, vegetarian or vegan dosa’s to give your lunch break the spice it needs!


Sticky Sisters on Merrion Way serve a diverse menu including its signature chicken wings and a whopping 25 delicious accompanying sauces ranging from hot’n’spicy to mild’n’wild which can be chosen by taking a spin on their giant sauce wheel!

The menu includes vegetarian options and speciality milkshakes, with the option to dine-in or takeaway.

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