Best Pubs in Leeds

Expert recommended Top 3 Pubs in Leeds, UK. All of our pubs face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes local reviews, history, trading standards, ratings, satisfaction, trust, price and their general excellence. Only the bee's knees!


Turks Head Yard, Leeds LS1 6HB Directions

Since 1715

Soup, Confit Duck Hash Cake, Classic Prawn Cocktail, Whitelock's Burger, Fish of The Day, Sandwiches, Desserts, Champagne, Prosecco Spumante, White Zinfandel, Pinot Grigio Blush, Chardonnay, Verdejo, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Tempranillo/Garnacha, Northern Bloc Ice Cream, Warm Squash Salad & Cumberland Sausage Ring

Whitelock's is the oldest pub in Leeds, first founded in 1715 as The Turk's Head before being taken over by the Whitelock family in the 1880s. It is situated in the Turks head Yard alleyway just off Briggate in central Leeds. They serve a wide range of real ales, ciders, fine wines and locally-sourced, seasonal British food. The pub provides 14 draught beers celebrating the modern British craft brewing scene. They have a large outdoor beer ‘garden’, free wifi, a real log fire in the winter, Sunday newspapers and they are child and dog-friendly.

Price: Starts from £2

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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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18 New Station Street, Leeds LS1 5DL Directions

Since 2013

Sandwiches and Wraps, Blt, 4oz Sirloin Steak, Grilled Halloumi Wrap, Yorkshire Dales Sausage, Falafel Wrap, Grilled Chicken Wrap, Tempura Battered Vegetables with Teriyaki Dip, Baked Brie with Toasted Bloomer, Steak and Red Wine Pie, Leeds Best Battered Haddock, Chargrilled Gammon and Egg, Swaledale Sausage and Creamy Mashed Potatoes & Sides

The Brewery Tap provides a wide selection of craft beer, Yorkshire ales, wines, spirits and soft drinks. They are proud to serve fresh, locally sourced food where ever possible and all their dishes are homemade. Their menus will change seasonally and they have a specials board in the pub which changes every month. Venue hires in Leeds, function room hire and their Micro Brewery, with beer tasting events on offer. They can offer a range of options to suit your event needs.

Price: Starts from £3.25


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Mon - Thu 12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sun 12:00 am - 10:30 pm

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76-78 North Street, Leeds LS2 7PN Directions

Draught, Acorn Brewery, Yorkshire, Roosters, Knaresborough, Tsing Tao, Orval, Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, Duchesse Do Bourgogne, Liefmans Kriek, Duvel, Christmas Ale, Snake Dog Ipa, Palisade Pale, Cocoa Wonderland, Prosecco Spumante, Le Arche, Glera Frizzante, Emilia Rosso Bio, White Wine, Fizz Wine, Catarratto, Skin Contact White & Pink Wine

The Reliance provides a wide range of international beers from Belgium, Spain and elsewhere, puts the celebrated Anchor Steam from California on the draught, and adds a rotating list of local ales (including their own Reliance Bitter) to bottles ranging from Chinese Tsing-Tao to Weston's dry cider. Also, the restaurant offers Modern British dishes and homemade charcuterie in a relaxed dining room and pub, with craft beers. Serves the same menus as in the dining room, as well as a selection of lighter bar snacks, including their home-cured charcuterie range. Dining room, private room, free wifi, highchairs & wheelchair available.

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Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri & Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sun 11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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