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Leeds Waterfront

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Nice place to have drinks in front of water especially on sunny day. Busy but not too crowd like in city centre. Good place to chill n laugh with ur fds or partner

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2016
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to have drinks in front of water especially on sunny day. Busy but not too crowd like in city centre. Good place to chill n laugh with ur fds or partner

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting Leeds for five years or more now, firstly with student children and more recently on business. We love the water front - there are miles of walking (or running) paths in both directions, lots of bars coffee shops and restaurants and some entertainment festivals. Just a shame currently that parts are inaccessible due to building works... More 

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Thank David R
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

I walk along Leeds waterfront a lot, most recently last weekend when Leeds Waterfront Festival was on. You've never heard of it? Not surprising really, the advertising for the event is appalling, at least the advertised buses were running this year (the ninth festival). Lots of good stuff happening, particularly for kids - for those who managed to find out... More 

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Thank Smitem
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Clearly this part of town is now starting to see a little bit of investment and you can see this in the overall scheme of things. Weekends seem to be popular with families and you can see they are trying to attract customers away from Leeds. Overall a good afternoon out to waste a couple of hours or to park... More 

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Thank mark7242
Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

My husband and I visited the waterfront yesterday with the plan being to walk from Granary Wharf to Leeds Dock (formerly Clarence Dock) and get the water taxi back. Unfortunately, this was literally impossible straight away, the waterfront area next to the Direct Line building was closed off and looked like it was being refurbished, most other areas along the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I worked here for 2 years. Its a lovely place in Leeds, very modern and the dock makes is very pretty. There are 2-3 restaurants nearby, its worth a walk form the city centre, but do not expect too much. The Royal Armories is a good place to visit on the rainy days, it takes a good couple of hours... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

The whole waterfront is getting a lot better now more restaurants and bars are opening,There is a free Water Taxi on weekends between Granary Wharf & Leeds Dock/ The Armouries.

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Thank teejay11
Banbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

So many cities now have similar settings whereby the previously run down areas have been updated and upmarketed to become swanky social settings and Leeds is no exception. There are a lot of nice restsurants and outdoor eateries plus museums and exhibits and hotels and offices, the waterfront looks cool and the area is clean and peaceful. Hm looking at... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Enjoyable walk with a range of music events and stalls. Good to chill out on a sunny day. The walk itself was great to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I was just passing through, but didn't really feel there was much to see or do there. I guess I could recommend having a lunch there on a beautiful day, but that's pretty much it.

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