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The Pit

9 Merrion Street, Leeds LS1 6PQ, England
+44 113 247 0601
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (38 reviews)
“pulled pork” (21 reviews)
“pit master” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
9 Merrion Street, Leeds LS1 6PQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Good value, we booked easily online and they weren't overly strict with timings / glasses on the table etc. Food also really yummy, wasn't overly heavy with cheese etc was nice , fresh mexican. Only issue on visit was slightly slow service, but they seemed...More

Thank HonestTruthRach
Reviewed 5 days ago

Public car park near but expensive. Entrance via steep steps not suitable for disabled persons. Very quiet bar area good service. Good staff shown to a table. Bottomless perseco for 90minuites. The food was served warm not hot clidren menu available . The toilets for...More

Thank Misty563
Reviewed 1 week ago

They don't appear to recognise single people as I seemed invisible on a recent visit. I decided to call in after work they asked me to pick any table which I did and I must have sat there for nearly 10 minutes no menu offered...More

Thank fatdogx_73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service 10/10 cooking 50/10 overall 100/10 best tasting best cooking best service I have paid for in a long long time very very well done. I would recommend this place to anyone it was simply amazing.

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place; lovely atmosphere. Drinks choice is good. Staff very friendly. Steph one of the staff members was super helpful and talked me through the menu to ensure I was happy with what I ordered. Steph also went out of the way to ensure I...More

Thank Em W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We on Monday night as they are doing 50% off meal was very good. They are doing 50% off every Monday night as we got told staff are helpful and friendly .

Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived (I had previously booked a table) there were some tables all set up with wine glasses as this was a special occasion and we had booked I thought one of these tables would be ours. We arrived 5 mins before the booking...More

Thank AJShilli
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three couple's that haven't had chance to catch up for a while, great bottomless lunch, food fab, drinks a plenty and fantastic service from Ellie-May! Highly recommend just for the service alone!

Thank VickiJoshi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I popped in for a birthday bite with friends on 7 Sept. I must say, the service was absolutely fantastic. Really friendly, helpful and welcoming. The food was great and good value. I'd definitely recommend a visit for informal relaxed food with friends. The lovely...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We keep heading to the pit on a weekend if the football is on. We get a booth table order some food and watch the game. It's nice casual atmosphere with decent food. The food isn't fancy, but of good quality and very much what...More

Thank louiseuttley
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Questions & Answers
Ed C
12 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from ArcInspirations | Property representative |
Hi Ed. No we don't accept American Express. Thanks, Arc Inspirations.
6 October 2015|
Response from ArcInspirations | Property representative |
Hi Adam, Yes they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Merrion Street, Leeds LS1 6PQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 247 0601
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Get ready to enter the Pit... From cocktails and craft beers to the finest steaks, burgers & ribs. We do things differently underground... Even the ping pong.
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