Music and Nightlife

Reform Bar, bar in Leeds, drink, cocktails in Leeds, independent in Leeds, independent bar in Leeds

The Reform

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Drinks

Friendly independent bar, serving an extensive choice of prohibition-style cocktails bottled, craft and draught beers, we know how to let…

12 - 14 Merrion Street LS1 6PQ
The Brotherhood of Pursuits and Pastimes, bar in Leeds, independent bar, independent in Leeds, drinks
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The Brotherhood of Pursuits and Pastimes

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Drinks

The Brotherhood is a celebration of fabulous British food and classic cocktails married up in perfect harmony through the joy…

54 New Briggate, Leeds, LS1 6NU
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The Chemic Tavern

Location: Woodhouse
Vibe: Live Music, Traditional
Choice: Beer

A friendly real ale pub on the outskirts of the city centre towards the LS6 student land. Free live music…

9 Johnston Street, LS6 2NG

Temple of Boom

Location: City centre
Vibe: Live Music
Choice: Party

EY UP!.. If you’re interested in booking a gig/event at TEMPLE OF BOOM, here’s what you need to know…

Byron Street Mills, Millwright Street, Leeds

The Office Bar

Location: City centre
Vibe: Party
Choice: Drinks

With it’s contemporary interior yet rustic feel, The Office Bar is a great little hideaway at the end of the…

9 East Parade, Leeds, LS1 2AJ

North Bar Harrogate

Location: Harrogate
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Drinks

Joining the thriving community of independent businesses, North Bar have taken their excellent service, incredible beer and exciting drinks to…

2D, Oxford Buildings, Cheltenham Parade, Harrogate, HG1 1DA

The Viaduct Showbar

Location: City centre
Vibe: Excited, Live Music, Party, Razzle
Choice: Comedy, Drinks, Events, Live music, Music, Party, Performance

The Viaduct Showbar is the Number 1 venue for cabaret and live entertainment in Leeds. Open seven days a week, the…

11 Lower Briggate, Leeds, LS1 6ER

Mint Club

Location: City centre
Vibe: Party
Choice: Party

Open for well over a decade, Mint Club is an intimate nightclub found in the heart of Leeds. In 2008…

8 Harrison Street LS1 6PA
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The Tiki Hideaway

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Drinks

Aloha! Welcome to our enticing Tiki Hideaway, the original and best tiki bar in Leeds City Centre! Drinks & good…

38 Call Lane, Leeds, LS1 6DT

53 Degrees North

Location: City centre
Vibe: Flush
Choice: Cocktails

Head 53 degrees north to Leeds and Halifax, and you’ll discover two laid back cocktail bars with a twist of class and imagination. From lunchtime until way past your bedtime, you’ll find us mixing up a stylish menu of original cocktails, fine wines and beers, accompanied by some brilliant beats from established DJs and the latest up-and-coming music talent.

Goodbard House, 15 Infirmary Street, Leeds, LS1 2JS

The Wardrobe

Location: City centre
Vibe: Cosy, Party, Relaxed
Choice: Beer, Cocktails, Comedy, Drinks, Events, Live music, Party

Before the arrival of the millennium, The Wardrobe quietly slipped into existence in 1999 as a multi-functioning bar, kitchen, venue &…

6 St. Peter’s Square, Quarry Hill, Leeds, LS9 8AH

Club Mission

Location: City centre
Vibe: Excited, Live Music, Party
Choice: Clubbing, Live music

Housed under six railway arches, Club Mission hosts some of Leeds’ most popular club night events. Recognised as one of…

8 Heaton's Ct, Leeds, LS1 4LJ

Headrow House

Location: City centre
Vibe: Alfresco, Gastro, Live Music, Party
Choice: Beer

Headrow House is a multi use arts and event space comprised of four floors featuring a large beer hall with giant…

Bramleys Yard, 19 The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 6PU
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The East Village

Location: Hyde Park
Vibe: Culture , Live Music, Party, Romantic
Choice: Drinks

An exciting new arrival to vibrant Hyde Park, The East Village brings an artistic edge and a casual cool to…

47-49 Brudenell Grove, Hyde Park, LS6 1HR

Mint Warehouse

Location: City centre
Vibe: Party
Choice: Party

Mint Warehouse is a 1,000 capacity event space opened in 2012 by the owners of the Leeds’ Mint Club. It…

Aquatite House, Water Ln, LS11 9UD

Church Leeds

Location: City centre, University
Vibe: Live Music, Party, Unique
Choice: Events, Music

Headed up by Back To Basics co-founder Dave Beer and Aaron Mellor of Tokyo Industries, Church is the most exciting, flexible and creative event space in the city.

177-179 Woodhouse Ln, Leeds, LS2 3AR

Sid’s Little Egg

Location: City centre
Vibe: Party
Choice: Beer

Sid’s Little Egg brings you quality drinks, scrummy food and great chat all set to a soundtrack of great music….

28-32 Bridge End, Leeds, LS1 4DJ
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Belgrave Music Hall and Canteen

Location: City centre
Vibe: Alfresco, Brunch, Café Society, Culture , Gastro, Live Music, Outdoor, Party, Romantic
Choice: Drinks

Located in Leeds’ vibrant Northern Quarter, Belgrave Music Hall and Canteen first opened its doors in 1934 as Leeds Children’s…

1-1A Cross Belgrave Street, Leeds, LS2 8JP
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Milo Bar

Location: City centre
Vibe: Party
Choice: Drinks

Situated on the top of Call Lane, and although still somewhat of a ‘hidden gem’, Milo Bar is one of…

10-12 Call Lane, Leeds, LS1 6DN

Northern Guitars

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Retail Therapy
Choice: Guitars

Northern Guitars has been trading pre loved and collector guitars to musicians in Leeds since the 1980s. Many local and…

41 Call Lane, Leeds, LS1 7BT

The Domino

Location: City centre
Vibe: Live Music

Live jazz, funk, blues & soul with exceptional cocktails & drinks

PRYZM

Location: City centre
Vibe: Excited, Live Music, Party
Choice: Clubbing, Live music

Few inhabitants of Leeds have escaped the lure of PRYZM. Set within the vibrant bustle of The Arena Quarter in Leeds,…

16-18 Woodhouse Ln, Leeds, LS2 8LX

Mook

Location: City centre
Choice: Bar

Mook bar in Leeds city centre is one of the leading cocktail bars in Leeds. Hidden away, enjoy good music, dancing and cocktails at one of Leeds’ nightlife gems. Mook has an eclectic, 100% fun music policy that’ll keep you dancing all night with attitudes left at the door.

Leeds College of Music

Location: City centre
Choice: Education

An acclaimed music scene and vibrant student population make Leeds the place to be for any musician serious about their future.

3 Quarry Hill, Leeds

The Backroom

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Drinks

Alcohol’s popularity during the prohibition era of 1920s America created a roaring trade for hundreds of illegal drinking dens, known…

50a Call Lane, Leeds, LS1 6DT

Blueberry Hill Studios

Location: Kirkstall
Vibe: Excited, Live Music
Choice: Music

Blueberry Hill Studios is an exciting new music facility now open in the Kirkstall / Headingley area of Leeds.

Unit 11, Kirkstall Industrial Park, Leeds LS4 2AZ

The Fenton

Location: University
Vibe: Live Music, Party, Skint
Choice: Drinks

Once upon a time in a great land, not far from where you are right now, there was a pub…

161-5 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 3ED

Wire Club

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Party

Wire is one of Leeds finest clubs, pushing quality underground music in a friendly and intimate environment. Powered by a…

2-8 Call Lane, Leeds, LS1 6DN

Ten Bar

Location: City centre
Vibe: Excited, Party
Choice: Cocktails

The name of Ten Bar is reflected directly in their menu. 10 vodkas, 10 rums, 10 gins and 10 cocktails for you to choose from, which creates quite a nice simple, yet not basic, menu to choose from.

10 Duncan Street, Leeds
Canal Mills, event space, Leeds, independent, music, music in Leeds, event space in Leeds, venue, venue in Leeds, club in Leeds

Canal Mills

Location: City centre
Vibe: Party
Choice: Party

Canal Mills is a constantly evolving space for all mediums of creative output, from exhibitions, pop-up restaurants, live and electronic…

Canal Mills Brandon Street LS12 2EB

Wharf Chambers

Location: City centre
Vibe: Live Music
Choice: Music

Wharf Chambers is a bar and multi-use venue in the centre of Leeds run by a workers’ co-op in partnership…

23-25 Wharf St, Leeds, LS2 7EQ
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Mean-Eyed Cat Bar

Location: City centre
Vibe: Party
Choice: Beer

Mean-Eyed Cat Bar prides itself on being a totally unpretentious and effortlessly cool drinking den. The decor inside is visually…

14 Merrion Street, Leeds, LS1 6PQ
Norman Bar, Call Lane, Leeds, independent bar, bar in Leeds, independent, Leeds, cocktails, cocktails in Leeds

Norman Bar

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Drinks

Norman Bar is one of Leeds’ day and night hotspots. Situated right in the heart of the famous Call Lane, this stunning bar is a firm favourite amongst celebrities, professionals and students alike.

36 call lane LS1 6DT
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North Bar

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Drinks

The first craft beer bar in Britain? Probably… A great bar serving a ridiculously varied selection of top quality drinks…

24 New Briggate, Leeds, LS1 6NU

The Maven

Location: City centre
Vibe: Party, Razzle, Unique, Vintage
Choice: Bar, Cocktails, Drinks, Events

One of the most enigmatic bars on Call Lane, The Maven stands out because of its very elusiveness. It’s doorway…

1 Call Ln, Leeds, LS1 7DH

Left Bank Leeds

Location: Headingley, Hyde Park
Vibe: Culture , Family Friendly, Live Music
Choice: Culture, Events

Left Bank Leeds is a multidisciplinary arts venue set in an amazing Grade II* listed former church building. Our mission…

Leeds O2 Academy

Vibe: Live Music
Choice: Music

O2 Academy Leeds is a concert venue, nightclub, event space and sports venue located in Leeds City Centre.

O2 Academy Leeds, 55 Cookridge Street, Leeds

The Faversham

Location: University
Vibe: Alfresco, Cosy, Live Music, Party, Pub, Relaxed
Choice: Beer, Clubbing, Events, Events space and rehearsals, Food, Live music, Pub grub

You’ll be hard pressed to find an independent venue that gets the balance between being a bar, a club and…

1-5 Springfield Mount, Leeds, LS2 9NG

SingleShot

Location: City centre
Vibe: Live Music, Traditional, Vintage
Choice: Vinyls

Independent Coffee House, Vintage Vinyl, Craft Ales, Live Music, Local Art & Hangout. Free vibes with every purchase.

30 Central Road, Leeds
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Call Lane Social

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Drinks

Call Lane Social opened in 2010 as an effortlessly cool hangout, dedicated to giving you the warmest welcome on Call…

38 Call Lane, Leeds, LS1 6DT

Brudenell Social Club

Location: Hyde Park
Vibe: Culture , Dog Friendly, Gastro, Live Music, Party, Skint
Choice: Drinks

The Brudenell Social Club is a lively and fun-loving venue that embraces music and art under a wide and diverse…

33 Queens Road, Leeds, LS6 1NY

Leeds West Indian Centre

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Excited, Live Music, Party, Relaxed
Choice: Beer, Community, Cultural, Drinks, Events, Live music

Leeds West Indian Centre is a legendary venue where you will find the best underground raves this city has to…

10 Laycock Pl, Leeds, LS7 3AJ

MOJO

Location: City centre
Vibe: Cosy, Party
Choice: Bar, Beer, Cocktails, Drinks, Events, Rum

Here at MOJO, we combine the dive style chic of New York with what Leeds does best- great liquor and…

18 Merrion St, Leeds, LS1 6PQ

The Turk’s Head

Location: City centre
Vibe: Romantic
Choice: Drinks

Opened in early 2016, The Turk’s Head is already regarded as one the most beautiful bars in Yorkshire, hidden just…

4 Turk's Head Yard, Leeds, LS1 6HB

Bar Fibre

Location: City centre
Vibe: Excited, Live Music, Party
Choice: Cocktails, Events, Music

Fibre burst onto Leeds’ night life scene 17 years ago, and has since reinvented itself over time to now boast itself as a 4 floor super Bar on Lower Briggate. Invested in remaining cutting edge, Fibre is consistently on point to enhance the customer experience. Each level offers something different to ensure even the most fastidious of critics can be truly indulged.

168 Lower Briggate, Leeds, LS1 6LY
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The HiFi Club

Location: City centre

The HiFi Club is an independent venue based in Central Leeds. Three times winner of both the “Best Nightclub” and…

2 Central Road, Leeds, LS1 6DE

Korks

Location: Otley
Vibe: Cosy, Live Music
Choice: Wine

Nestling at the foot of Otley Chevin in the market town of Otley, Korks Wine Bar & Brasserie has been family owned for over 30 years. This beautiful Grade II listed building was formerly an agricultural shop selling wellies and tractor parts.

40 Bondgate, Otley

Little Leeds Beerhouse

Location: City centre
Vibe: Café Society, Retail Therapy
Choice: Drinks, Gifts

Open since April 2015, Little Leeds Beerhouse has quickly become a staple of the craft beer scene in Leeds. Curating…

Unit B3B, Corn Exchange, Call Lane, LS1 7BR

Dock 29

Location: City centre
Vibe: Alfresco, Party, Romantic
Choice: Beer

An innovative and unique space created for Leeds, Dock 29 is a restaurant/bar with a big personality. A suspended aeroplane,…

The Boulevard Dock, The Blvd, Leeds LS10 1PZ
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Verve

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Live Music, Party
Choice: Drinks

Verve is a friendly, independent bar, serving an extensive choice of bottled and draught beers and incredible cocktails. Renowned for its…

16 Merrion Street, Leeds, LS1 6PQ

The Shed Bar

Location: City centre
Vibe: Culture , Party
Choice: Drinks

Nestled beneath one of the many railway arches in the city centre lies The Shed Bar. Known for playing indie…

6 Heaton's Court, Leeds, LS1 4LJ
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