Stuck for where to take the family to celebrate never having to pull another all-nighter? Gastronaut looks back at its greatest hits to bring you the best in graduation dining.
A more upmarket offering with a live jazz band and a bill a little on the hefty side. Though, price is no issue with parents paying. With a menu revolving around steak, there’s something to please everyone, and booking online bags you a free bottle of champagne. Perfect for a celebratory meal.
If you’re willing to venture south of the river you’ll find this charming gastropub, which doesn’t take itself too seriously. With giant portions and a dedication to only locally sourced produce, their menu is delicious and homely. The Cross Keys offers a more laid back celebration experience for those just wanting to let their hair down.
In the heart of Headingley, Trio presents itself as the perfect middle of the road option. Reasonably priced and with an incredibly eclectic range of superfoods, burgers and world food, Trio provides for everyone.
For a bountiful graduation meal, try Sukothai, where there is an exciting range of Thai dishes on offer for a reasonable price. This restaurant is always buzzing, making the perfect atmosphere to match your post-graduation excitement.
With a warm and laid-back vibe, celebrate graduation as though abroad at Soul Kitchen; their menu is chock full of Caribbean and Creole dishes. Though prices are perhaps a little steep for the student budget, why not persuade your parents you deserve a treat?