Cooking is to be done in advance, so nobody is ‘faffing about in the kitchen’

“I invited five people but only four can make it. The fifth person’s excuse was that he was already having a virtual drink with another friend.” Bria(...)

Stuart Fitzgerald, managing director of Leon Ireland, pictured at the launch of the first Irish Leon restaurant  in Temple Bar. Photograph: Julien Behal

Healthy fast-food chain Leon opened its first Irish outlet in Dublin on Wednesday as part of a plan to grow its estate to 20 restaurants here by 2023.(...)

Leon was established in 2004 in London. Its menu includes dishes that predominantly draw on Mediterranean food culture, with Moroccan meatballs, grilled halloumi wraps and kefir smoothies available

Popular healthy fast-food chain Leon has announced plans to open its first Irish outlet in Temple Bar in May, with a second outlet due to open in Dund(...)

Leon’s first Irish outlet is set to be in the Dundrum Town Centre

Leon, the multiple award-winning healthy fast food chain loved by critics such as Jay Rayner and Giles Coren, has confirmed it is to open its first ou(...)

Dublin represents the fifth international city location for Leon, which has expanded to 55 locations, most of which are in Britain.

Leon, the multiple award-winning healthy fast food chain which has grown to more than 50 restaurants is to open its first location in Dublin. The UK-(...)

Brian McIntyre: thinks the heart of rural Ireland is shifting from the church and the pub to the GAA, post office and supermarket. Photograph: Eric Luke

During the month of August I cycled the coasts and borders of the Republic of Ireland, a distance of about 2,000km, keeping my eyes peeled as I went. (...)