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Best things to do in Leeds

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Park
“Spacious nature area with gardens, walking trails & lakes, plus 2 playgrounds & sports fields”
18 locals recommend
Bus Station
“This park has everything, kids area, large open spaces lakeside walks with are all free, lakeside cafe, mansion restaurant, over the road is tropical world which is great for kids (they have meerkats). Nice pub The Rounday Fox just nearby too”
12 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful Stately Home of the Lascelles family designed by Robert Adam with gardens by Capability Brown.”
21 locals recommend
Bus Station
“It's a lovely and large public park with everything from a boating lake to beautiful flower gardens and rare trees. Also brilliant for dog spotting!”
5 locals recommend
Zoo
“Its full of butterflies so great for kids and families . You can visit the cafe and then walk for hours in Roundhay Park, or take a picnic. ”
10 locals recommend
Premise
“Beautiful Stately Home of the Lascelles family designed by Robert Adam with gardens by Capability Brown.”
8 locals recommend
Park
“Some beautiful grounds to explore in this large nature reserve, offering breath taking views and gentle walks.”
4 locals recommend
Park
“Variety of family entertainment depending on the time of year - Christmas Extravaganza (Ice Skating, Santa Claus, Winter Wonderland walk), Summer Experience (Cafe, Maze, play area).”
4 locals recommend
Pizza Place
$$$
“Delicious food, fresh seafood, and a beautiful covered outside area with heaters, so you can sit outside even when it's cold. ”
6 locals recommend
Bar
“This place is great if you want a few drinks out, and they also have a great menu if you want food. They do also have a breakfast/brunch menu, if you're looking for something earlier in the day. ”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“My favourite pub for Sunday roast! A couple of miles outside Harrogate. (parking available)”
3 locals recommend
Route
1 local recommends
Route
“If you're into a longer hike you can pick up this trail by walking down into Meanwood (15 mins) and take it from there. It also connects from the Hollies Park near us see above :)”
3 locals recommend
Bar
“Authentic spanish tapas, run by spanish sisters, often live music and great food. I always feel like i'm on holiday here!”
3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“This rocky natural formation jutting from a small hill offers climbing & scenic valley views.”
2 locals recommend
Bar
1 local recommends