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Discover Leicester & Leicestershire

Amy Johnson & Winifred Spooner at the Kings Hall

Let us give you some handy tips of where to visit during your time in Leicester.

With our local knowledge we'll give you ideas and inspiration of must see attractions, tasty resturants and the bars and pubs to be seen in. We'll also let you know what else is happening whilst you are in Leicester so that you can catch a gig, take in a show and even find out about local folklore and hidden gems.

To extend the warm welcome to our city local bars and restaurants are offering you discounts - choose from the options below, simply show your delegate badge (or wear your finest Victorian Steampunk attire) and enjoy!  

Bars to be seen in

Find bars, pubs & cafes

Watch the world go by or catch up with friends in a bar or pub and enjoy a glass of something bubbly, a cocktail or sup on a pint of real ale.

Click here to find bars & pubs

Attractions to explore

Click to explore attractions

Journey in to outer space, discover dinosaurs and find out about the fascinating story of King Richard III - there are plenty of attractions to explore!

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Restaurants to discover

Click here to find restaurants & cafes

Get your tastebuds tingling! Whether it's a hot and spicy curry you're after or award-winning locally produced food, Leicester is a foodie haven.

Click here to find places to eat

Events to enjoy

Click here to find events to enjoy

Leicester has an exciting of calendar of events throughout the year, whether it's a festival, live gig, comedy or an art exhibition.

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Discounts for VSS visitors

Chutney Ivy

Chutney Ivy are offering 15% off your final bill - simply show the waiting team your delegate badge.

Manhattan 34

Present your delegate badge to the team at Manhattan 34 and you will receive 10% off your final bill (excluding Champagne)

Queen of Bradgate

Head to the Queen of Bradgate and receive 10% off your final bill (food, drink or cocktails). Simply show your ID to the friendly team!

More Restaurant
More Restaurant will offer IAMCR delegates 15% off your final bill - present your delegate badge to the team at the restaurant.

The Exchange

The Exchange
Head to The Exchange and enjoy 2-4-1 Pizza and 10% off your drinks bill. Show your delegate badge to the team at the bar. 

Mrs Bridges Tearooms

Mrs Bridges Tearooms
Mrs Bridges Tearooms, a traditional tearoom in Leicester's Old Town, will offer you 20% off your final bill.
Le Bistrot Pierre
Le Bistrot Pierre will offer 10% off their a la carte menu - simply show your delegate badge to the waitress and enjoy your meal!
Cocoa Amore
For all the Chocolate lovers out there! Show your delegate badge and you will receive 10% off your final bill at Cocoa Amore

The Orange Tree

Head to The Orange Tree and enjoy a meal deal - simply show the friendly team your conference badge.

The Landsdowne

A 5 min walk from the conference venue is The Landsdowne where you can enjoy a meal deal. Simply show the friendly staff your conference badge.

The Basement

Head to The Basement for Northern Soul and grooves to dance the night away. You will gain free entry if you show your conference badge.
Please note that all offers and discounts are only valid upon presentation of your delegate badge or ID and are only valid on or between 30 December 2016 - 2nd January 2017.