Rooftop Bars In Leeds

Looking to take your drinking game up a notch? Literally. Fortunately for you, this city's not short of gorgeous sky-high haunts that are elevating your evenings. We're talking luxurious date night terraces touting panoramic views, chilled beer gardens and stylish sun-soaked balconies primed for bottomless brunching. Take a look at our picks of the best rooftop bars in Leeds and get planning your next alfresco sip.

Last updated on 23rd March 2022

Rosa's Thai Cafe Leeds

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Located in Trinity, Rosa's Thai Cafe is your go-to for delicious food and beautiful vistas. Head over to the outdoor terrace and tuck into classics - think butternut red curry and stir-fried noodles - while sipping on Mekhong whisky or a signature rum iced tea.

Headrow House

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Headrow House is home to two gorgeous rooftops, perfect for enjoying a little outdoor drinking and dining in the summer months. And when the weather isn't on your side? There's a large beer hall that's ideal for sheltering from the cold with hearty kebabs from Ox Club.  

East 59th

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Looking for a rooftop bar in Leeds? Serving up American grub and slinky Manhattan-themed cocktails, East 59th is a popular choice thanks to its gorgeous terrace. Be sure to check out its weekend bottomless brunch and enjoy free-flowing booze as you top up your tan.

The Lamb and Flag is a local hotspot when it comes to grabbing a drink in the fresh air. Not only does the historic pub offer a range of craft brews and an impressive Sunday roast, but it also has a large beer garden and upstairs balcony area.


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This Trinity rooftop restaurant boasts panoramic views and sleek interiors. Alongside a variety of fine dining options and an impressive cocktail menu, Angelica Leeds transforms into a lively bar when night falls, regularly playing host to club nights, DJ sets and summertime BBQs.

Situated on the 13th floor of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, SkyLounge Leeds is undoubtedly one of the most popular cocktail bars in Leeds. Expect everything from boozy bottomless brunches to afternoon tea and evening drinks, all with a stunning backdrop of the city.

A rooftop bar in Leeds city centre to venture up to and escape the crowds, Issho is the ideal venue for a celebratory meal. The spacious urban terrace, decorative cherry blossom, outdoor heaters and comfy seats make for relaxing evenings.