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Top store recommendations from locals

Historic Site
“Great to visit in a rainy day! You will need a whole day to experience the Hockney museum, shops, cafes and antiques centre. Entrance is free.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Store
“It's free and set in a lovely old Victorian building. Provides a fantastic look into the lives of Leeds people and how life has changed through the ages. They also have an authentic and perfectly preserved Egyptian mummy, a rare chance to see one of the few in the UK.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“Leeds's Victoria Gate shopping centre, recently named as the best in the world at a prestigious international awards ceremony in France, features a flagship John Lewis store and many prestigious brands.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Set in a beautiful, historical building, no trip to Leeds would be complete without a wander around the markets”
  • 11 locals recommend
Café
“Great selection of ice cream and elaborate sundaes. Go and visit the cows.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“Take a walk along the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Slaithwaite and buy your fresh bread and other home baked goodies from this excellent bakery, also has a cafe serving, coffee & lunches. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Department Store
“Selling designer brands from shoes and clothes to make up. The Fourth floor restaurant is great too for a nice meal or just a few cocktails!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“Excellent charcuterie and great atmosphere less than a 5 minute walk from the flat. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bakery
“Its a beautiful cafe and also serves meals. Its very popular with the locals and can be combined with a country walk or even a visit to Yorkshire Sculpture park which is in a similar area. I always get nicely tempted in the flower shop and the farm shop !”
  • 6 locals recommend
Department Store
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“modern new center leading to John Lewis. fabulous modern architecture, high end shops, restaurants and cafes. visit leeds market, corn exchange and Victoria quarter near hear.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Corner Shop
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“Tesco Express, open 7am until 11pm every day. Has most of the things you might need.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“Run by notable Hebden character Liz Pea, and her partner Ems. Go into Drink? on your own and you will come out having made a heap of new friends. Craft beer, mainly.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Organic food of every description, kept running by a very dedicated co-operative. High quality and excellent service.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Gym
“The food here is amazing! Its a must try and has something for all with vegan, veggie and gluten free options! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Food
“Farm shop and cafe selling local produce with panoramic views of the local area. Cafe food is just the best in the area! also award winning pork pies available in the cafe and shop.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Along with Waitrose and a small Asda on Green Road this is the place to get groceries and other essentials”
  • 5 locals recommend