Leeds recommends: Best place to buy a pork pie

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Where is the best place in Leeds to buy a nice, juicy pork pie? The #Leedsrecommends social media community gave their suggestions to Grace Newton.

Responses via Twitter included:

Simon Hall @simonhall1974. Flintofts in Kippax

Kellie @TheBigFashionista. The Kirkstall Deli each month has a stall selling great pork pies

Rachel Hack @Rach_H79FGP1. Wilson’s Butchers in Crossgates, good flavour selection, beautiful pastry, they even do gluten-free


The Storehouse @ICstorehouse. Bentley’s of Pudsey, best ever

Mike Dale @Mike_Dale1978. Has to be Wilson’s in Crossgates. Recommended by Terry Wogan, no less!

David Thorp @MadTyke74. It’s either Wilson’s of Crossgates or nothing, once you’ve tried theirs there’s no going back

Rich and Katie Watkin ‏@TeamKins. Wilson’s in Crossgates and Morley! They do giant celebration pies too

Mick Browning @mickybcafe. Bentley’s in Pudsey or Mick’s Cafe in Calverley

Gemma Stephenson @FrogBox82. Deffo Wilson’s of Crossgates; did my friends a fantastic wedding pork pie

Responses via Facebook include:

Craig Millar. Wilson’s pork pies are brilliant, even better hot

Michelle Burns. Country Crust on Scott Hall Road, stockists of Andrew Jones’s award-winning pies

Elaine Hirst. Oxley’s butchers, Middleton

Wendy Brookes. Weegmans in Otley

Michael Thackray. Holland and Barrett do a vegetarian pork pie!

Ann-Marie Reed. I will only eat pork pies from Wilson’s butchers, 100% Wilson’s!

Cameron Glover. Bentley’s butchers Pudsey, award-winning pies and the best around

Jayne Howard. Howgate & Farrar, Woodlesford

Katrina Burnell. Wilson’s at Crossgates, they’re gorgeousness and even better warm

Debbie Mason. Stephenson’s in Wortley

Sharon Horsfall. Divine’s butchers in Tadcaster are the best

Angela Hargreaves. Middlemiss and Sons in Otley or Wilson’s in Crossgates

Clair Slater Hufton. Farmer Copley’s - I know that’s Pontefract but they’re amazing and topped with different flavours or just plain yum! Sweet chilli jam was my favourite

John Myers. Gledhill’s butchers in Stanley, near Wakefield

Angela Mallinson. Though I don’t eat meat, I would say Wilson’s

Laura Dimberline. Wilson’s at Crossgates

Shayne Reid. Bentley’s in Pudsey.