Leeds Food And Drink Guide

The city of Leeds is a bustling, modern, multicultural and cosmopolitan urban centre offering all the associated edible delights.

Whether you are looking for fine dining or family friendly, Leeds will have an eatery to suit your needs, with a number of great establishments being firm favourites with locals and visitors alike.

World Cuisine in Leeds

If you are looking for foods from across the world, Leeds has it all – and then some! Some great examples of restaurants serving European and International cuisine across the city include:

Hansas – Vegetarian Gujarati vegetarian cuisine, featuring bean, pulse and vegetable –based starters and main as well as a selection of sweets.
Sala Thai – aromatic Thai dishes with the trademark flavours of Thailand, menu includes mild and spicier options to cater for all tastes.
Salvo’s Salumeria – Billed as a true taste of Italy, Salvo’s is a great restaurant that has been featured in the Good Food guide on more than one occasion. Set in a traditional Italian Deli, the restaurant offers everything from light bites to full meals, at prices that are affordable for all.
Fuji Hero –authentic Japanese noodle bar that locals describe as Leed’s best-kept secret. Simple decor belies the deliciousness of the traditional oriental dishes on offer here. Set price menus help keep costs low, but a la carte options are available.

Fine Dining Restaurants in Leeds

If you want more than just a meal or are looking for more of an eating experience, try one of Leeds’ numerous fine dining venues such as:

Leeds Kitchen – Yorkshire-born James Martin’s restaurant on home turf offers all that diners would expect from this popular celebrity chef. Great foods at really good prices make this a perfect choice of treat destination that won’t break the bank.
Sous le Nez en Ville – Popular among the business crowd, this bar/bistro combo offers foodie favourites on a prix fixe or a la carte option.
No 3 York Place – sumptuous setting and menus that will have you salivating with specialities from snails to truffles – No 3 York Place is the destination for decadence.
Anthony’s – born of the experience of top Michelin starred staff, Anthony’s is a favourite fine dining destination in Leeds. The tasting menu is a real treat, but prix fixe a la carte options are also on offer.

Family Friendly and Budget Restaurants in Leeds

If eating is more about sharing a good meal with good company than swanky surrounding or exotic menu items, opt for one of Leeds’ budget and family friendly eateries instead:

Gourmet Burger Kitchen – this family friendly chain is a cut above the competition offering a wide selection of traditional and internationally inspired dishes, meaning their will be something to suit all the family. Junior menus are also on offer.
Blackhouse – Small chain Seafood and Steakhouse offering hearty favourites for all the family. Kids menu is offered until 8pm, prices are reasonable and portions generous.