12 of the best independent restaurants in Leeds according to local diners including Little Tokyo and Zucco

The hundreds of top-quality independent restaurants in Leeds is what sets us apart from other cities.

From curry houses serving mouthwatering dishes to restaurants bringing a slice of Italy to Leeds, there is just so much variety in our city.

To make the choice a little easier, we have rounded up 12 of the best independent restaurants in the city - according to our readers.

Many restaurants are in north-east leafy suburb Meanwood, which was just named among the 10 coolest neighbourhoods in Britain last month.

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