Cheap Places to Eat in Sheffield

Whether you’re visiting Sheffield, or your living in the city and looking for a hungry upgrade, you’ll never fall short of finding somewhere tasty to eat. We’ve put together a hit list of places that won’t break the bank, so you can satisfy your cravings without worrying about your wallet. Read on to discover the tastiest cheap places to eat in Sheffield.

The Street Food Chef

If your after an award winning Mexican, The Street Food Chef brings the goods. Choose between burritos bursting with pulled pork, spicy beans, salad, sour cream and all te guac. Go on then. Fancy something different, give a go on the cheesey nachos, tacos, and quesadillas to blow your socks off.

Open morning till eve, it’s ideal for those looking for an early-am hangover cure breakfast burrito, or a pre night out pick me up. Eat in or take it away, at prices that are a dream for those looking for a bargain filler.

Must Try: Chipotle Beef Brisket Burrito, for a bit of that spice in your life you need.

Forge Bakehouse

Unreal pastries left right at centre at Forge Bakehouse will always make for a perfect brunch. Forge Bakehouse make absolutely everything from scratch, serving award winning food and drink to the people of Sheffield for over ten years now. It’s safe to say they know a thing or two about what makes a tasty plateful!

Fill yourself up with the finest pastries, sandwiches, sausage rolls, savoury tarts, scotch eggs and loads more! Too lazy to lift a finger? Grab ’em online, and get your pastries delivered right to your door! 

Must Try:  Pastel de Nata please, or a classy custard tart to most, but when you know you know.

Twister Burger Co.

Twisted Burger Company is house in The Harley, a place that already boasts an eclectic mix of gigs and events, drink offerings and even a tea emporium. Twisted Burger company is an independent burger joint that can be found in a handful of Northern locations, as well as at foodie festivals.

Their menu is famous for their highly stacked flavour punching burgers, naturally. We’re talking smoked sausage, jerk mutton, mac ‘n’ cheese. You heard, mac ‘n’ cheese on a double patty. With a side of pimped out fries, you really can’t go wrong. Daym. And don’t worry, all you vegans & veggies out there will have plenty to choose from too.

Must Try: Limp Brisket Burger, slow cooked in Triple Point Helles Lager. Alright, keep on rollin baby.

Fusion Organic Cafe

Fusion Organic Cafe believe in creating food that’s fresh, healthy and above all tasty. Fusion serve up freshly cooked organic seasonal dishes, fusing local produce with worldwide styles and flavours, with menus on a quarterly rotation, and daily specials keeping you always trying something new.

The cafe is run by staff and students from the Freeman College next door, who train young adults with learning difficulties with all profits going back into the college. A lot of their veg comes from their biodynamic growing site on the outskirts of the city, also grown by students. An organisation that really does support a brilliant local institution, with incredible food.

Must Try: Pork & Chorizo Chili, a winter warmer with a bit of spice.

Lucky Fox Diner

For all your American Diner vibes, head on down to Lucky Fox. They’re renowned for their fried chicken and wide selection of beers. And yes, for all you looking for a burger and a milkshake, word on the street is their shakes are otherworldly. And while the focus is on the chicken, Lucky Fox don’t leave the vegans and veggies hanging, with halloumi sarnies and mac ‘n’ cheese for the good times only.

Must Try: Double Dipped Fried Chicken & Maple Syrup Waffles.

The Nursery Tavern

Proudly naming themselves as an ‘excellent value pub’, The Nursery Tavern shares mix and match tapas, sharing plates, burgers, pizza, and loads more. Known by locals as simply ‘The Tav’ it’s undoubtedly one of the best pubs in Sheffield. It mixes a traditional boozer aesthetic with contemporary vibes and artwork. Catch sports on the TVs, with a huge one out in the beer garden for the Summer season. Did we mention they’re pretty good at putting on a Bottomless Brunch? Go on then.

Must Try: American Hot Pizza, a classic that’ll never get old.

Tips & Tricks for Saving Money on Food

Sheffield has so many amazing restaurants, so when you’re there, you know you definitely won’t fall short of options and you will, without a doubt, be able to find a restaurant that will suit your needs! These are just a few of a whole host of restaurants that are affordable to eat at, so you’ll never go hungry again. If you’re looking for other ways to life life for less, check out our Save Money Hub.