Luckily, there’s no shortage of cool cocktail bars in Leeds, with menus full of fruity infusions and creative, smoky spirits. How many of these popular cocktail haunts have you visited?
5. East 59th
Take your drinking party to new heights at this popular bar and eatery, which boasts a stylish outdoor terrace and plenty of tipples to choose from, including whisky concoctions and its own signature range
6. The Maven
Boasting a vintage charm, Mook's mixologists are some of the most creative, experienced and sharply dressed in the city, so you’ll be in good hands if you stop by for a tipple. And if you want something that’s not on the menu – just ask
Taking inspiration from New Orleans, Smokestack serves up intriguing twists on forgotten classics, as well as a host of original mixes. Choose your poison from a strong selection of premium bourbons, rums, tequilas and whiskies
A glamorous and glitzy addition to the Leeds bar scene, Manahatta’s cocktail offerings (unsurprisingly) takes inspiration from the Big Apple, and is the ideal spot to embrace your inner Carrie Bradshaw