RESTAURANTS IN LEEDS

Award-winning venues, independent eateries and incredible world-cuisine

You’ll find all your favourite big name restaurants in Leeds but it’s the independent venues, that you won’t find anywhere else, that make the food and drink scene here one of the country’s best!

The deli counter at Livin'Italy

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO EATING OUT IN LEEDS POST-LOCKDOWN

Nell, owner and tour guide at Leeds Food Tours, tells you what to expect while dining out in Leeds as lockdown restrictions begin to lift. You can read the blog here.

A dish at Ox Club, credit Jessie Leong

INDEPENDENT EATERIES

The independent food and drink scene in Leeds is one of the fastest growing in the UK. Classic dishes using local produce are prepared and served to the highest quality, international flavours are combined with home grown success stories for a truly unique experience, and locals’ favourites are ready to greet you with a warm welcome. Tuck into more here.

Outdoor seating at Water Lane Boathouse

OUTDOOR DINING & DRINKS

Enjoy waterside drinking and dining at Granary Wharf, tuck into your favourite dish while watching the world go by in the heart of the city, or take in stunning city views from a rooftop restaurant. Find out more about al fresco dining here.

Matt Healy - octopus, potato and Bloody Mary gel, credit Will Stanley

FINE DINING

Our city has a whole menu of delicious dining experiences on offer including some of the finest restaurants in the country. For those who are celebrating or simply just indulging, here’s a look at some of Leeds’ best fine dining spots for an incredible meal and unforgettable experience.

Indian street food at Bundobust, credit Giles Smith

TASTES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

And that’s just for starters, there are cuisines from all over the world to whet your appetite. For the best Indian food try Tharavadu or Bundobust. For a taste of Thai, there’s fine dining Chaophraya or Sukhothai, or tuck into tasty street food try My Thai or Zaap Thai in the wonderful Grand Arcade. A visit to Trinity Kitchen is a must, with a menu of ever changing cuisines, it is perfect if you are looking for a lively atmosphere that’s easy on the pocket.