7 Instagram-worthy spots in Leeds


Living in, or visiting Leeds and looking to liven up your Instagram feed?

Here are 7 places begging to be snapped in one of Yorkshire’s best cities.


1. Belgrave Music Hall & Canteen


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Wash down a cocktail or your favourite IPA at Belgrave: one of the best places Leeds has to offer for live music, drinks and food.

With cool interiors and moody lighting, a visit to this gem is sure to enhance your feed.


2. Headrow House

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With the Ox Club restaurant, and not one but TWO roof terraces, Headrow House is the perfect place to bring friends and family for a night out.

Plus, a picture of those neon Whitney lyrics against the night sky will bring in the likes.


3. The Dark Arches

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These arches encapsulate the spirit and liveliness of Leeds, and you can’t help but snap this scene for the IG.


4. Village 

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For contemporary culture and visual delights, look no further than this independent bookshop and gallery.

Village offers an eclectic range of gifts and books in a natural aesthetic that really lends itself to the camera.


5. Leeds Corn Exchange

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The Victorian architecture of the building is beautiful enough, but its colourful shop fronts and pop-up boutiques make Leeds’ Corn Exchange extra photogenic.


6. Colours May Vary

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A minimalist independent bookshop in the heart of Leeds, Colours May Vary is quirky, cute and offers an amazing range of publications on everything from typography to graphic design.

If you’re lucky, you might even get to meet a doggo or two in here too.


7. Issho – Japanese Rooftop Restaurant


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Japanese cuisine and restaurants are often Instagram-friendly, and Issho in Leeds is no exception.

You can enjoy some of Leeds’ best Japanese dishes sitting at the open kitchen counters, on the terrace, or at the sushi counter for the perfect meal (and post!).


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