For those that didn’t know, today is National PI day, a historical day that can be celebrated by savoury pie connoisseurs, sweet toothed sugar addicts and number loving, maths enthusiasts – National PI day
So what better excuse for us to wax lyrical about the wonderful pie selection available throughout Sheffield. We have discussed (argued) about some of the best around the city centre and below is our top three venues for pie lovers. . .
Silversmiths traditional Yorkshire restaurant, holds their Tuesday night pie and steak evening, which was made famous after it was introduced by a well known, sweary chef a decade ago. Pie night has proved a huge hit, with finely selected ingredients including beef, chicken, Mediterranean vegetable and a traditional fish pie. All are served with chips, gravy and their delightful mushy peas
The Devonshire on Devonshire Street is famous for two things, gin and pie! Three homemade pies are up for grabs at The Devonshire – braised beef, mushroom and ale, chicken, leek and ham, and vegan-friendly curried squash, okra and cashew nuts. Enjoy yours for just £8.50 with hand cut chips, peas and gravy – Bargain.
For those that prefer a take away pie to enjoy at home, Simmonite on Division Street is open until 7pm most evenings and has a fantastic selection of homemade pies to enjoy. Pop in on your way home and see what takes your fancy.