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The Swine That Dines


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Informal Small Plate dining with a "nose to tail" ethos. Once a month a completely vegetarian menu (begins 1st Wednesday of every month). Open for small plates at lunchtimes. Set menu dining each evening.
US$26 - US$40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved our experience here - food very tasty and beautifully presented. We enjoyed a long leisurely dinner (about 2.5 hours) tasting our way through evening - a very lovely experience and one to be savoured not rushed. Price was ok, helped by bring your own...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Honestly, I’m not going to go on about this place too much as all you need to know is that of the 12 small plates we had, every single last one was amazing. Inventive, delicious, alluring - pick all the adjectives you want, it hit...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank main_sider
Reviewed 4 days ago

In terms of ‘fine dining’ there really can’t be a better value restaurant in Leeds. We paid £49.50 for a 7 course dinner. When I made the booking I thought that was per person which appeared to be a fairly normal price for a tasting...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JimsonUk
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely little restaurant it is only small but the food is something different from the normal food out there,some nice food to pick from all cooked fresh and the service was very good and friendly.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank joannes157
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is small and informal, but the food is creative and delicious. We had a whole host of small dishes, each one an unusual but delicious and delicate combination of tastes. The written menu doesn't do it justice! Its BYO. They catered perfectly for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank sarahandmarkLeeds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I couldn’t agree more with previous reviewer DLMinskip about the attributes of this fab little restaurant. The unassuming facade & simple interior belie the culinary mastery that flows from its tiny kitchen. The small plates menu is compact & creative - at lunch there’s an...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mrstraveller1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Finally we don’t have to venture out of Leeds to find great food pushing boundaries, the small/ sharing plate concept has become popular but the city has been left behind especially compared to York. Thank goodness for the Swine that Dines, this was one of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank DLMinskip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner often visit fancy restaurants in Leeds, and this beats all of them. Amazing price, with an exciting menu which really focuses on the veg. Could not fault them. The lovely ladies which served us were super helpful and cheerful. Not too...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Amber P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a pre theatre visit and wished we had longer to linger as this was some of the best food we’ve had in ages. Loved everything about this place from the cosy ambiance (lighting and music) to the friendly service (making us feel welcome and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cathyjenkins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can not recommend this place enough, the food was insanely good, the staff were lovely and couldn’t do enough to help you and the venue and atmosphere is perfect. I went for a lunch with friends but would also definitely go back for date...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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