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Burgers and barbeque food in Yorkshire

PUBLISHED: 20:12 28 June 2015 | UPDATED: 19:50 12 February 2016

Burgers have become more upmarket in recent years

Burgers have become more upmarket in recent years


If you’re all ready to eat some barbeque food this summer, but don’t want the hassle of organising your own, there are plenty of American style eateries in the region you could try

Smoke Barbeque, Sheffield
The taste of true Southern grit waits at the Smoke Barbeque. Focusing on fine meat cuts, sticky glazes and traditional barbeque, it’s definitely for the meat lovers. For the barve (or the foolhardy) there’s a Man Vs Food challenge that involves a burger 4 beef patties, smoked brisket, pulled pork, cheese and onion strings, with sides and 2 pints of ice cream milkshake that must be eaten in 30 minutes!
1 St Pauls Place, Arundel Gate, Sheffield, S1 2NB   0114 3310331



Once you've gone full rack, you'll never go back. #ribs

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Red’s True Barbeque, Leeds
On a mission to educate the people of Britain about ‘True Barbeque’, Red’s takes a unique approach to American barbeque. From cured meats to glazes and signature seasonings finished over the pit, Highlights on the menu include the ‘Memphis Dry St Louis Ribs’ with a side of ‘Mac ‘n’ Cheese’.
Cloth Hall Street, (nr Corner Exchange) Leeds, LS1 2HD   0113 834534

Rosie’s Diner, Leeds
A 1950’s style American diner with a menu that covers of flavours of Americana; from Cajun to Waffles. The burgers and hot dogs come with a wide range of additional toppings such and chilli cheese, jalapenos and pulled pork.
Cardigan Fields, Kirkstall, Leeds LS4 2DG   0113 2795666

Branded Bar & Grill, Hull
Branded has 14 different burgers on its All-American menu, but there is also a wide selection of hot dogs, grill items, sandwiches and staters that continue the BBQ theme of the bar. They also run monthly challenges for the brave or the foolhardy that involve oversized burgers or hotter than hot wings. ’
14-16 Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RA   01482 242123



Kimchi Burger... #BeHere

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Biltmore Bar and Grill, York
The Biltmore has a selection of burgers on their Garden Grill menu, all made with ground Yorkshire beef. Along with the classic style burger there are some fusion themed burgers such and maple and bacon and a Japanese style Kimchi burger
The Biltmore Bar and Grill, 29 Swinegate, City Centre, York, Yorkshire, YO1 8AZ   01904 610075

The Moody Cow, Apperley Bridge
The Moody Cow offers a decent selection of American barbeque favourites with dishes such as Baby Back Pork Ribs, Buttermilk Chicken and Mac and Cheese, the twist is that local Yorkshire ingredients are used as much as possible. The eye-watering Monster Burger is topped with pulled pork, sliced chorizo, bacon, pineapple, melted jack, onion rings and chipotle sauce.
Apperley Lane, Apperley Bridge, BD10 0NS   0113 2391444

The Picture House, Hudderfield
The Picture House smoked their pulled pork, ribs and beef in two giant smokers imported from Louisiana, to bring a smokehouse restaurant experience to West Yorkshire. The starter is as extensive as the rest of the mains menu with dishes such as burnt ends, crispy chicken skins, bacon wrapped and jalapenos and a savoury ‘Groundhog’ sundae.
24 Zetland Street, Huddersfield, HD1 2RA  01484 517846

Manahatta, Leeds
New York inspired restaurant and bar has a host of deli sandwiches and burgers to continue the Manhattan theme of the decor and drinks menu. For every Prince’s Trust burger that is sold a small donation is made to the charity of the same name.
11 Merion Street, Leeds City Centre, LS1 6PG  0113 2456275


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