Shrove Tuesday, also known as Pancake Day, falls on Tuesday 28th February this year. Whether it’s plain old sugar and lemon or something a little more indulgent, here’s a selection of places to find the right pancake for you.
1Start the day with The Laundrette
2Free roti pancakes at Tampopo
3Fine dining pancakes at Grafene
This elegant restaurant on King Street is recognised for its quality and delectable desserts – and the same applies to its pancakes. Enjoy their buttermilk pancakes with vanilla and tonka bean ice-cream, maple syrup and pecans. Ideal when accompanied by one of their classic cocktails.
4Pancake eating challenge at Infamous Diner
5Fresh and healthy at Pita Pit
6Complimentary pancake specials at Walkabout
Enjoy a special treat from this Oz-inspired Printworks bar. Get a free pancake – strawberries and cream or Nutella and banana – when you buy a main meal.
7Pancake towers at All Star Lanes
8Free pancakes for kids at Cosy Club
9Free pancakes at Black Dog Ballroom
10A week long pancake and prosecco party at Bill’s
You can get your hands on delicious, desert inspired pancakes such as lemon cheesecake, salted caramel and banana split flavours and a glass of fizz in a week-long special from 20th-28th February. On Pancake Day itself, all diners will be given the recipe for Bill’s buttermilk pancakes and a jar of lemon curd to take home. Lush.
11Try something savoury at Wagamama
12Boozy pancakes at the Pen and Pencil
This Northern Quarter bar will be mixing it up this Pancake Day with a five-stack shrove special. Tuck into pancakes served with spiced rum and raisin caramel sauce, topped with grilled banana, and sprinkled with pecan nuts. There’ll be no messy kitchen, no pancakes stuck to the ceiling and no competitive pancake-flipping – just a decadent, sweet treat for all to enjoy. The five-stack boozy pancake tower will cost £6.50 and will be available to order from Monday 27th February – Sunday 5th March.