First Date In Leeds

Right, so you've done the hard bit: grafted away, told all your awful jokes and pretended to be more interesting than you actually are. Somehow, it's only gone and worked. When you need ideas for a first date in Leeds, check out this guide - it's packed with swish dinners, fun activities and laid-back bars.

Last updated on 10th March 2023

Headingley Taps

Curb those first date nerves with one of the city's cosiest pubs: Headingley Taps. Located on Bennett Road, this is the perfect spot to get to know a date over mouthwatering bites and lip-smacking drinks. Fancy having a little fun? They have themed events and live music for that.

Paint a Pic Leeds

Fun first date ideas in West Yorkshire are topped off by Paint A Pic, the boozy art classes taking over you local bar. Venture to a Leeds destination to create a masterpiece alongside your crush, all with expert guidance and drinks available to purchase.

Pizza Fella

There's nothing simpler on a first date than pizza. At Pizza Fella you can treat yourself to a selection of Neapolitan slices cooked in a wood-fire oven, all while enjoying a selection of beers and wines. That means the only thing you have to worry about is your chat.

Sheesh Mahal

Sheesh Mahal is a great place for ensuring you secure that second date too. Plush interiors are coupled with velvet seats and sofas, alongside a bangin' Indian food menu. This one is even award-winning, if you need an impressive ice-breaker to throw in there.

Bundobust Leeds

For a chilled out first date with great beer and food, Bandobust is here for you. The restaurant is casual, meaning there's no awkward formalities; you can both jump into the Indian street food and craft beer while you get to know each other.