The award winning The Botanist has revealed it will be opening its doors in October following the announcement it will be arriving in Sheffield. The unique pub and restaurant, operated by The New World Trading Company, will reside in Leopold Square taking Prince Leopold’s Music Room.

Holding an extremely prominent position in the city centre, the impressive site will cover a total of 10,000sq ft., arranged over the ground, first and second floor of a Grade II listed building. Guests will also benefit from a sizeable outside seating area within Leopold Square and The Music Room located on the second floor. The Botanist also offers a private dining area. The private dining room is the ideal space for events, business meetings or Cocktail or Ale Masterclasses; another offering guests can enjoy.

By opening their doors, The Botanist will create up to 100 jobs for locals within the Sheffield City Region. Those interested in joining the exciting brand, voted Best Employer at The Publican Award’s, are invited to attend two recruitment days on 30th and 31st August* at the Leopold Hotel.

Guests can delight in botanical cocktails, a vast selection of world famous beers and ales and a handpicked selection of gins, local to each of The Botanist sites. The new Sheffield venue will be the UK’s tenth Botanist alongside its existing offerings in Manchester, Chester, Alderley Edge, Birmingham, Leeds, Newcastle, Marlow, Farnham and most recently Knutsford.

The New World Trading Company Chief Executive Officer, Chris Hill said “We are incredibly excited to bring The Botanist concept to Sheffield. The character and atmosphere of Leopold Square is the perfect location for our brand and we look forward to making Sheffield our next home.”

Alongside its extensive drinks offering, guests can dine on food inspired by the deli, rotisserie and BBQ. The Botanist will also host live music with daily energetic evening gigs and lazy Sunday afternoon sessions with a real home-from-home atmosphere.

*Should you wish to attend the recruitment days, please email or call Jennie Bell on 07812668548.