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The Head of Steam Leeds

#212 of 1,739 Restaurants in Leeds
££ - £££,
12 Mill Hill, Leeds LS1 5DQ, England
+44 113 243 6618
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“belgium beer” (2 reviews)
“great pub” (16 reviews)
“real ale” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub
££ - £££
12 Mill Hill, Leeds LS1 5DQ, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

The bar was busy when we arrived on a Saturday afternoon, but served with a smile quickly. Large selection of drinks, typical central prices. Nicely decorated with a good mix of people drinking there. A stones throw from train station , and one of the...More

Thank Diane T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The bar staff seem to be that busy telling each other how cool they are that they neglect to check if there’s any toilet roll in the toilets. I helped myself to blue roll instead so I anticipate that they be telling each other how...More

Thank Louisa D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Popped in on a Monday night while passing. Lovely place and very tastefully decorated. Plenty of seating, appeared very clean, bright and inviting. A vast beer selection and was very popular for a Monday (quiz night where everyone plays via their mobile phone presumably linked...More

Thank Tarndy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was looking for a pub serving kwak beer. And found the head of steam next to the train station. Great pub with a number of Belgium beers on draft! I will be back.

Thank Jorgen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I often arrive in Leeds on a Sunday night for work on the Monday. Stay at the Queens or Plaza and go to the HoS for their free and very good jazz nights. Good ale, often from local and continental brewers, good music, friendly staff,...More

Thank Cottamweb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Has quite a range of beers but not enough of the really good ones. Decor a bit odd too, seems to be trying to be s theme pub without any theme, would have thought it would relate to the lols railway but it doesn’t.

Thank John H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having just arrived by train in Leeds we wanted to find somewhere for a snack and drink and just walked past this pub. It is so quirky and interesting inside and there were so many craft ales all looked after properly by the great staff...More

Thank Donnahousewife
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been a big fan of Cameron's I always make a stop at head of steam. It was great too see strong arm and road crew on tap. It was also great to see kwak on handpull too. Never seen that. I settled for a DIPA...More

Thank Travelingwookie1
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Nice choice of foreign Beers.. Staff with good knowledge of the beers.. Offer of sample ..(which is always nice when picking a beer you have never had before)... Near the Station...

Thank craig v
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Very good choice of beer , many Belgian sorts ( very surprised, feel like I am in Bruges ) , welcome atmosphere, fun with games . Menu for meal is limited , but nice for snacks, if you are not hungry and just come to...More

Thank Maria S
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Questions & Answers
29 May 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from HeadofSteam L | Property representative |
Thank you very much for your enquiry. I am proud to say we certainly are dog friendly. There will be a bowl of water at the ready for your four-legged companion. Thanks again.
Jayson H
4 April 2016|
Response from HeadofSteam L | Property representative |
Hi Jayson! Thanks for your query. We have recently started to serve food from Longhorns BBQ and so we will definitely be serving food on Tuesday. We hope your as excited about our new food as we are. There are a mixture... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Mill Hill, Leeds LS1 5DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 243 6618
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