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Friends of Ham

) #75 of 1,527 Restaurants in Leeds ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Delicatessen, Spanish
4 New Station Street | Leeds, Leeds LS1 5DL, England
+44 113 242 0275
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“ham” (203 reviews)
“charcuterie” (53 reviews)
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Bar, Delicatessen, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
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4 New Station Street | Leeds, Leeds LS1 5DL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with my husband and son for a special lunch for my sons graduation. We was unsure what to order but the waitress was really helpful with the amounts and plates variety The Spanish cake was delicious. Lovely independent place.More

1  Thank HellsBells154010
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave such a nice review of your recent visit to Friends of Ham, it's really good to hear that you found the waitress to be helpful and informative. Independent venues like ours can be made or broken by the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very busy when we went in, but they found us a table. Great atmosphere, waiter knew his stuff and had a couple of recommendations, very nice indeed. Had already eaten so drinks only but next time food definitely.More

Thank NumberZen
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, thanks for leaving a review of your recent visit to Friends of Ham, it's always great to hear that our guests enjoy their time with us. We're looking forward to seeing you again soon to try some of the fantastic charcuterie and cheeses...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for a drink and a snack if you like ham and cheese. Went with friends for a meal. Came away dissatisfied. Menu was limited for me. Basically a few slices of ham and a few slices of cheese with a minuscule pot of...More

1  Thank karen T
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Karen, it's such a shame that you felt the need to leave us a two star review following your recent visit. Friends of Ham is a bar and charcuterie, we do not make any claim to be a restaurant. We serve craft beer and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quirky little place and something different. Good quality foods and very good service with very friendly staff.More

Thank UkPeteD
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to Friends of Ham, we're really proud of our team and, of course, the food and drink that we serve so it's great to hear that you enjoyed all three! See you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in with husband on Sunday after wandering around Waterfront Festival. Warmely greeted and seated and impressed with suroundings. Our waitress explained the menu clearly and advised us of certain items missing due to really busy weekend. This I like to hear as it reassures...More

Thank gathybags2014
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Gathybags2014 and thanks for leaving such a lovely review of your recent visit to Friends of Ham, it's always great to hear that our guests enjoy their time with us. We take great care to source the best charcuterie and cheeses, did you know...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited it yesterday. Staff was very friendly, the whole atmosphere was amazing. We ordered some beers to try and French plate of ham to taste. Would I go there again? Definitely! 😉

Thank Ernestas K
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ernestas K, thanks for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed our beers and food during your visit, see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good wine list and menu. Very friendly servers . My wife and I had a cheese board and chose four chacuterie items for another board. Good portion size. We had booked and were seated downstairs - efficient air con. Great experience and would go...More

Thank winerunner52
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for leaving a review of your recent visit to Friends of Ham, it's always great to hear that our guests enjoy our food and wine. We're really proud of all of our produce and spend a lot of time making sure that it reaches...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, efficient staff. Poor choice of Beavertown beers as too strong (7.2 ,7 , 5, 9.8,9.8) and too similar especially the last two stouts. Food was good but no idea what we were eating as the font colour was the same as the menu...More

Thank vicmackeyYork
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thanks for your review, it gladdens me to know that you enjoyed the atmosphere and the service at our recent Beavertown dinner event. That you didn't enjoy the beer is surprising...Beavertown are considered one of the finest and most innovative craft breweries in the country...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017

Just coming from the Beavertown food pairing event, which paired 5 beers from Beavertown with 5 courses from FoH, and want to say what a great evening, the Beavertown hosts were attentive, knowledgeable and humorous which added to the atmosphere. The food pairings designed by...More

Thank Scott D
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Hi Scott, thanks for the review! We were super proud of how our Beavertown evening went on Wednesday so it's great to hear that our guests enjoyed themselves as much as we did! See you again soon!

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place! Hidden gem... we have walked past this soooo many times and said, 'we must pop in...' so we finally did. We went for a 'pre-anniversary meal' drink and found out that it was their first open mic night... we came back...More

Thank Crazygang21
Friends_of_Ham, General Manager at Friends of Ham, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

You don't know how happy it makes us to know that we helped to make your anniversary extra special! Thanks for your review and thanks for popping in, see you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 26
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 New Station Street | Leeds, Leeds LS1 5DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 242 0275
  • E-mail
Description
Friends of Ham is a Bar & Charcuterie situated in Leeds City Centre. A buzzy Continental-style cafe bar that has recently been named as the Best Place to Drink in the UK in The Observer Food Monthly Awards and undergone a major expansion. Specialising in Italian & Spanish cured meats, the finest cheeses from around the world, sherry and wines; we also serve up craft beer by the bucket-load with 14 taps and over 150 bottles.
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