Best Clubs in Leeds
The North’s legendary party capital and home to some of the most well-loved late-night venues in the country, we’ve put together a list of some of the best nightclubs in Leeds that you simply can’t miss on your visit!
Known for its gigantic student population, Leeds is a young city with a creative scene unlike any other… and when it comes to music and partying, it’s no different! Packed full of huge nightclubs, spacious and unique venues and so much more, there’s something for everybody to fall in love with on a night out here. If you’re coming to this West Yorkshire city for a stop-over (even just for one night), then do yourselves a favour by checking out this list of the best nightclubs in Leeds.
1. Headrow House
Situated in the very centre of this exciting city, Headrow House is a fantastic all-day bar and nightclub that draws inspiration from its history as a former textile mill whilst maintaining a cosy and modern feel with its German beerhall-style seating. Spread out over multiple floors, this venue hosts DJ sets on club nights at the weekend and makes for a great backdrop to an awesome night. Spread out over four floors, this huge space even has two roof terraces where you can enjoy some fresh air and views of the rest of the city!
19a The Headrow | Website
2. The HiFi Club
A venue with a little bit of everything, the HiFi club Leeds is an independent bar, nightclub and event space situated just off the bustling Boar Lane right in the heart of the city centre. Opening in 2001 and three-time winner of the “best Nightclub” and “Best Live Music Venue” categories of the Leeds Bar & Club Awards, this renowned hotspot is known for its fantastic live DJ sets covering plenty of different genres from funk & soul to reggae.
2 Central Rd | Website
3. The Warehouse
A favourite for club-goers in the city for over 40 years, The Warehouse Leeds is a legendary nightclub, bar and all-round creative space. Hosting huge names in the underground DJ’ing scene and even hosting huge, world-renowned events like CREAM, this club opens its doors to party-goers every weekend and stays busy through the night right up until sunrise! Aside from its DJ sets, this venue has hosted some of the biggest names in popular music too, including Oasis and The Stone Roses!
19-21 Somers St | Website
4. Club Mission
Dedicated to bringing some of the biggest house music club nights to this eclectic city, Club Mission Leeds is easily one of the best venues for the genre in the North of England and possibly the whole of the UK! Featuring three spacious rooms, a VIP area and an outdoor terrace, this club also caters to the city’s massive student population with hosting one of the wildest student nights in the city every Thursday!
8 Heaton's Ct | Website
A unique and cosy underground club in the heart of the historic city centre, Wire Leeds is an exciting place to party if you’re looking for a great mixture of rock, indie and alternative tunes played right through the night until the sun comes up! Open throughout the week, the venue itself is situated just opposite the iconic Leeds Corn Exchange, making it easily reachable from anywhere in the city centre. This clubs also features a state-of-the-art Funktion One sound system and some of the biggest DJs from across the country and the rest of the world.
2-8 Call Ln | Website
The city’s iconic superclub, PRYZM Leeds is the place to head to if you’re looking to experience a proper all-round clubbing experience. Known for its brilliantly cheap and cheerful drinks prices and deals and often cheap entry, this is a great place to spend your evening. Spread out over separately themed rooms that come together to make up one huge venue, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t consider this nightlife hotspot for your unforgettable Leeds night out!
16-18 Woodhouse Ln | Website
7. The Backroom
If you’re a big fan of speakeasy-style venues, then you’ll love The Backroom Leeds! Split into multiple rooms and levels, this unique venue is located beneath the iconic railway bridge on Call Lane right in the heart of the city. Hosting bustling club nights on the weekend that last throughout the night ‘til the early morning, this is the place to head to if you’re looking for a stylish venue and an amazing cocktail menu that’s second to none!
50a Call Ln | Website
The home of cheese music, Popworld Leeds is the place for old-school classics from the 80s, 90s, 2000s and more! Not only that, but Popworld is renowned for its cheap prices on drinks & entry and their fantastic cocktail menu with items you won’t find anywhere else. Open slightly earlier than most other nightclubs in the city, this is also a great place to go to enjoy a few drinks on a nightclub crawl as well as being a great place to finish off your night! With two venues in the city, the other being on Lower Briggate, you’ll never be more than a stones’ throw away from this exciting nightclub.
43-51 Cookridge St | Website
9. Beaver Works
Situated just south of the city centre in the Hunslet area of the city, Beaver Works Leeds hosts some of the most notable live music events in the North, including Rejuvenation, Riff Raff, Flux and insomnifest, some of which have been putting on unforgettable rave nights for the last few decades! The venue itself is split over four spacious rooms housed in a former Victorian bed factory. The events held here are next-to-none and can’t be missed if there is one during your visit!
36 Whitehouse St | Website
10. Canal Mills
At the heart of Leeds’ formerly bustling industrial area, Canal Mills is a one-of-a-kind place to party in Leeds that also prides itself on being a cultural hub that hosts exhibitions, live music and even film screenings. Housed in an 18th century textile mill, the venue’s huge club space is perfect for its wild event nights that host DJ sets and performances from all over the UK and the rest of the world.
Brandon St | Website
Why not have a Leeds group weekend and try out one or two of these amazing clubs? And in between we have some amazing group activities that you’ll all love perfect for birthdays, celebrations or even just a get together.