Free event


Fri 25 Feb 2022 - Sun 27 Feb 2022


10:00 - 23:00


Wakefield City Centre

New for 2022, the Rhubarb Festival goes on tour, with its first-ever food and drink trail! Venues across the city centre will be putting on delicious rhubarb-themed items to delight your taste buds throughout the festival weekend… from pastries and cakes to smoothies and cocktails, it’s a chance to discover (or rediscover!) some of your favourite independent bars, restaurants and cafes.

Here’s a list of participating venues and some of the delectable rhubarb goodies on offer:

Boogie Woogie Bagel Bar: Cinnamon bagel with rhubarb jam and a drink

Brew Avenue: Rhubarb and rosehip victoria sponge, rhubarb and custard cocktail and gin with a rhubarb tonic.

Cathedral Kitchen: Pork sandwich with rhubarb sauce, rhubarb sausages rolls, rhubarb scones and rhubarb crumble.

Cut: Rhubarb crumble and prosecco with rhubarb compote.

Dolce Vita: Details to be confimed.

Esquires: Rhubarb cakes, flavoured drinks and treats.

Fino: Details to be confimed.

Fresh Smoothie Bar: Large rhubarb smoothie.

Golden Pineapple: Rhubarb cocktails – Rhubramble, Rhubarb Candy Cosmo and a Wakey Bellini.

Grind (Upper, Middle and Lower Malls in the Ridings, and Bull Ring): Rhubarb cakes and bakes, rhubarb and custard milkshake.

Jolly Tap Real Ale Café: Rhubarb Porter and Rhubarb Blonde beer.

Kraft: Rhubarb cocktail.

Leaf & Bean Delicatessen: Rhubarb afternoon tea, rhubarb scones, rhubarb tarts, homemade rhubarb chutney, rhubarb cheese salad.

Lobby 1867: Rhubarb cocktail.

Marmalade on the Square: Rhubarb tea, scones, cakes, cold drinks and sweets.

Mocca Moocho: Details to be confimed..

Muffin Break, Trinity Walk: Rhubarb muffin.

Now Serving: Rhubarb cocktails – Rhubramble, Rhubarb Candy Cosmo, and a Wakey Bellini.

Qubana: Details to be confimed.

RBT Video: Rhubarb cocktails – Rhubramble, Rhubarb Candy Cosmo and a Wakey Bellini.

Robatary: Details to be confimed..

Ruby Lou’s: Pork and rhubarb burgers, rhubarb and apple crumble.

The Art House Coffee House: Breakfast sourdough with rhubarb and strawberry preserve, topped sourdough with cheese and rhubarb and date chutney, rhubarb cakes.

The Hepworth Café: Details to be confimed..

Velvet: Rhubarb cocktails – Rhubramble, Rhubarb Candy Cosmo and a Wakey Bellini.

While you’re visiting the festival, pick up one of our leaflets, which includes a map of the food and drink venues participating in the trail!

The Rhubarb Festival takes place in Wakefield City Centre from 25-27 Feb 2022 – find out more at