10 sun-drenched rooftop bars and restaurants in Leeds for outdoor drinking

Keen to make the most of the warm weather?

Friday, 28th June 2019, 4:34 pm
At these swanky rooftop venues, you can catch some rays and enjoy the views while sipping on a cocktail or two

At these swanky rooftop venues, you can catch some rays and enjoy the views while sipping on a cocktail or two. Cheers.

This glamorous Manhattan-style bar and grill dishes up a delicious US-themed menu, comprising indulgent brunches, hearty mains and desserts, all of which can be enjoyed with a drink on the rooftop bar.
As well as dishing up some of the citys finest pizza and burgers, this three floor venue also boasts two bars, an event space and a large open air terrace perfect for unwinding with a craft beer or frozen cocktail.
Boasting a sleek modern interior, complete with a wraparound outdoor terrace offering panoramic city views, Angelica has a reputation as one of Leeds most glam dining venues, treating guests to a fine menu of food and cocktails.

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This swanky destination on the 13th floor of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel is the ideal setting for lazy morning brunches, bubbly afternoon teas or lively evenings sipping cocktails, against the backdrop of Leeds city skyline.
Home to two rooftop terraces, the Redondo Beach cocktail bar offers a variety of original concoctions, while Kennedy Meadows on the floor above offers views overlooking the Victoria Quarter, Kirkgate Market and Victoria Gate.
This chic Japanese restaurant and bar offers a tempting menu of Asian cuisine, afternoon tea and Japanese-inspired cocktails, which can be enjoyed on the rooftop terrace which boasts views across the city.
As if its carefully crafted cocktails werent enough to lure you in, The Alchemist is home to a heated wrap-around terrace which provides the perfect setting for sipping your way through the innovative drinks menu.
This vibrant diner and tequila bar is home to a sky-lit terrace with views overlooking Briggate and has a tasty choice of tasty breakfast, lunch and dinner options, so your hunger pangs are well catered for.
Tucked away on the Fourth Floor of Harvey Nichols, this trendy haunt is worth tearing yourself away from the clothing department for, particularly when there is a small rooftop vista to soak up some sun.
This garden inspired venue in Guiseley boasts a wonderful outdoor terrace which is ideal for al fresco dining. Guests can sip on fruity cocktails and tuck into burgers, pizzas, sandwiches and desserts.