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Banyan Leeds

2 City Square | The Old Post Office, Leeds LS1 2ES, England
+44 113 243 4600
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2 City Square | The Old Post Office, Leeds LS1 2ES, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I’ll admit I was a little reserved about going here just after work on a Friday as I know it can get very busy, but they outdid themselves, it was busy at the bar area but the section for dining was nice and quite but...More

1  Thank jacobb913
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were disappointed with our recent visit to the Banyan, Leeds. Upon arriving we were shown to a table in a corner which was very dark (with no lighting). You could barely see and I don't know how you would have been expected to read...More

Thank ChoccieGirlUK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful pub, lovely and cosy. Great ambience, the lighting and decor was fabulous, will definitely be coming back. The outside area is just as gorgeous with fire pits and beautiful seating areas.

Thank cazio01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been to Banyan once before on a trip to Leeds and really enjoyed the atmosphere and food, so decided to go back with my daughter for an early dinner last week. Unfortunately, although the food and drinks were very good, the service on this occasion...More

Thank Journey828590
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food and drinks, especially the sharing platters. But the best thing is the terrace on a sunny day, just wish they would improve the terrace heaters during winter.

Thank Companion09135198149
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went sunday 28th October lunch. The waitresses and staff are lovely. Really chilled lovely atmosphere. Sunday roast beef was delicious. Sticky toffee pudding and crumble we loved with custard. Really enjoyed everything about it.....

Thank alison S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really great lunch with the girls. Staff were attentive and quick with food and drink orders. Very busy restaurant. Impressed. Banyan share platter was fantastic. Service became slow after staff change when we ordered coffee and liquors which was a shame. Great value and nice...More

Thank Wifeyandhusband
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for a few drinks post lunch on the way to the train. It's quite well located for that and with an outside sitting area in the sun. A pity the parasols were not in place on a very sunny day. The inside...More

Thank sandalian
Reviewed 8 October 2018

I decided to book Banyan for my hen party having been there for a meal and drinks a couple of times previously and really liked it . The booking was for a large party of 28 and from the initial enquiry right up to the...More

Thank Lynda R
BanyanL1, Manager at Banyan Leeds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lynda R, Thank you for your feedback regarding your experience at Banyan Leeds. I am so glad to heard that you had a great hen party! It was a pleasure to host. I will be sure to pass along the comments to the team...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant. Staff so very welcoming. Very busy but took time with us. We had a lovely meal. Thoroughly recommend a visit.

Thank Lynne M
BanyanL1, Manager at Banyan Leeds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lynne M, Thank you very much for your feedback regarding your visit to Banyan Leeds. I will be sure to pass on the comments to the team. Hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, Team Banyan

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Questions & Answers
26 July 2018|
Response from sazie5 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know you will need to contact the venue direct
Adam B
1 September 2017|
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Response from Jar5619 | Reviewed this property |
This is a brilliant bar close to the railway station, it serves good food and has a lively atmosphere.
Clare B
9 April 2017|
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Response from ArcInspirations | Property representative |
Hi. We do have screens but only show England games in major tournaments. We have a sister bar on Merrion Street that shows sports - The Pit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 City Square | The Old Post Office, Leeds LS1 2ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 243 4600
  • E-mail
A stylish and genuine bar serving beautiful food and drink all day long, located in the Old Post Office Building in City Square.
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