Gay Leeds Leeds Gay Scene  Leeds Gay Bars & Pubs Leeds gay Clubs Leeds Gay Saunas

 Gay Scene

Leeds Gay Bar Map, Leeds Gay Club Map, & Leeds Gay Sauna Map

AirportAirport   ApartmentApartments   AparthotelAparthotels  HotelHotels  AttractionsAttractions   BarsBars   RestaurantsRestaurants Beach Beach     ChemistChemist  CathedralCathedral  ChurchChurch  HospitalHospital   Shopping areaShopping area  PostPost Car ParkParking    Bus StopBus Stop    Rail StationRail Station  Taxi RankTaxi Rank   FerryFerry/Marina  Tourist InformationTourist Information
  View leeds-uk onFacebook



British Airways  BA

Thomas Cook Airlines

Air France

Emirates Airline


Lufthansa Airlines

Singapore airlines

Flight Booking agents


E booker

Skyscanner Price  Comparison

Flight Information

Gatwick flights

Leeds/Bradford flights

Manchester flights

Newcastle flights

Travel Insurance

Airport Information

Blackpool airport

Coventry airport

East Midlands airport

Gatwick airport

Heathrow airport

Leeds/Bradford airport

Manchester airport

Newcastle airport

Southampton airport

Stansted airport

Airport Parking

Purple parking

Holiday Extras

Airport Transfers



Holidays Foreign

List of Holidays

Coach Tour Holidays

Cruise holidays

DFDS SeawaysMini cruise

Disneyland Resort Paris

First Choice

Helpful holidays

Short Breaks via

Ski Holidays

Sunshine Holidays Great Value

Thomas Cook

Thomson Holidays

Villa Holidays

Holidays UK



Park Resorts

Short Breaks

Warner Leisure Holidays

Coach Tours

Sightseeing Tours





Search Leeds & UK Site

Results per page:

Match: any search words all search words

  View leeds-uk onOur Facebook pageFacebook

Fibre Bar (Gay)

Fibre Bar Leeds
Fibre Bar Leeds


The Bar Fibre is a Higher class very modern bar over 2 floors with external balcony overlooking queens Court.

Very popular on a weekend with the Courtyard parties held in conjunction with Queens Court & The Loft on the other side of Queens court courtyard

Share Queens court courtyard where the summer time Courtyard parties take place in conjunction with the Queens court bar on the other side of the courtyard

Bar Fibre 168 Briggate with side entrance in Queens court. Leeds.


The Mission (Gay & straight depending on night)

off Lower Briggate


Gay on Monday Homo night,

Gay on Saturday Backdoor Disco

Mainly straight with a gay mix other nights

Note the entrance for Homo & Backdoor Disco is via the entrance between the front door of The Viaduct and the overhead railway bridge

On straight nights the entrance is in Heaton Court.

The Mission a popular gay venue on the Monday night 'Homo' night with very reduced price drinks, and a entrance fee around £3. This is without doubt a great night out.

Mission has undergone a major refit with a great new look with event nights Missionary, Purrfect Electro, Glasshouse, Kissdafunk & Studio Funk & In Bed With Space

8 13 Heatons Court. Leeds LS1 7BT    Website

Loft Nightclub (Gay)



The best gay night out in Leeds on a Monday  under the banner of Pink Pounder in both the Loft & Queens court . Low drinks prices Branded drinks from £1 all night.  Entrance Free before 8pm, £3 before 10pm, then £4.

The Loft club is located above Queens Court bar, entrance in Queens Court courtyard.

The Loft club, Queens Court courtyard off lower Briggate


See location on Leeds Nightclub Map 


The New Penny (Gay)

New Penny Bar Leeds
New Penny Bar Leeds


The New Penny is the original gay pub in Leeds , the first gay pub to open outside London, then known as the Hope & Anchor.

Quiz on Tuesday nights
night on Wednesday

Slowly but surely the look of the New Penny is being improved.two of the walls in the back room have been taken back to bare varnished brick, and wooden shutters placed on the rear windows, most customers think that the new look is a great improvement. A new ceiling has been put in and is a vast improvement

Now with a late licence. Expect the New Penny to stay open until 4 am on Friday & Saturday nights, & 2:30 am on Sundays. A door charge of £2 is charged on a weekend for the later arrivals.

The Penny as it is known locally starts to fill up as the other bars close.

The New Penny 57 Call La. Leeds LS1 7BT


Queens Court & The Loft (Gay)

Queens Court Bar Club Leeds
Queens Court Bar Club Leeds


The most popular gay venue on a Monday night 'Pink Pounder' with very reduced price drinks, and a nominal entrance fee.

Also very popular on a weekend with the summer Courtyard parties held in licensed outdoor Coutyard. This event is held in conjunction with Fibre on the other side of Queens court courtyard.

The couryard parties attract vast crowds if the weather is good.

The Loft nightclub is located above Queen court.

Queens Court, Briggate  Entrance in Queens court courtyard

Queens Court and the Loft

Queens Court, Briggate, Leeds

The largest gay bar and club in Leeds with a capacity in excess of 700.
2 Floors 2 Dance floors 2 Bars .
Large outside courtyard drinking area in the Courtyard, also used by Fibre.
Drinks Offers

Courtyard Parties

Also very popular on a weekend with the summer Courtyard parties held in licensed outdoor Coutyard. This event is held in conjunction with Fibre on the other side of Queens court courtyard.

The couryard parties attract vast crowds if the weather is good.


Old Red Lion Pub ( Was Gay now mixed)  

Bridge End

Old Red Lion Pub Leeds
Old Red Lion Pub Leeds

With the latest crop of landlord managers the pub has become more popular with a larger collection of straights

The Old Red Lion is a Traditional pub Dates back to the late Georgian days. The carved Red Lion is thought to be original.

The Old Red Lion Pub caters for an older clientel than the other gay pubs & bars. And for those who want to talk without competing with loud music.

Old Red Lion pub Meadow Lane

Meadow Lane, Leeds.


Viaduct Show bar (Gay)

Lower Briggate

The Viaduct Pub Leeds
The Viaduct Pub Leeds

The Viaductis a lively gay pub with traditional pubstyling and a great number of mirrorballs. With a pint of beer at £2 for regulars in the afternoon & early evening , this is the cheapest beer amongt the gay bars (excluding the Old Red Lion.

  • Entertainment:
    • Various DJs depending on the night
    • Mondays: Karaoke
    • Tuesdays: Pool Competion and free food
    • Wednesdays: Karaoke and free shot for every singer
    • Thursday: Homotastic night
    • Friday: School night
    • Saturdays: Bedlam
    • Sundays: Drag shows on with occasional Male Stripper
  • Food
    • Home cooked food served until 6 pm
    • Sunday Roast meals


Viaduct pub, 11 Briggate, Leeds












Back Door Disco (Gay) Only on Saturdays at The Mission Club

Every Saturday 11pm to 5am

Back Door Disco, Entrance via courtyard near The Viaduct front door






Top Gay Venues in Leeds


Smokers and Good Weather Gay Venues


The best venues for smokers or in good weather are Queens Court, The Viaduct, Fibre & Blayds because these venues all have access to licensed courtyards with chairs, tables and sun canopies for protection from rain, outside.

Fibre also has a smokers balcony with chairs tables and overhead cover from rain, on the first floor.

The bridge has a sun blind if it is raining but no seating outside.




The top gay venue for entertainment is the Viaduct Show Bar


Monday Nights


Queens court  & Homo at The Mission are the top venue on a Monday night



Very Late Nights


The New Penny is the top venue for a very late night out it starts to fill up as the other bars close.



Thursday Night


Queens court nominal entrance charge & cheap drinks

Karaoke at the Bridge is very popular until 1AM



Friday Night


Friday night is popular in all venues, the New Pennies 4 AM licence attracts the late customers. Door charge around £2 from midnight Friday & Saturday Nights, this time has recently changed so it may change again.



Saturday night


Saturday night is popular in all venues, again the New Pennies 4 AM licence attracts the late customers. Door charge from midnight

Leeds Gay Saunas

The Basement Sauna

7 Heatons Court, Leeds, West Yorkshire., UK.  
a more discreet entrance is available in the narrow street to the rear

Located in the centre of Leeds in one of the railway arches.

Open 24/7 which allows you to have a late night out in the gay bars, gay pubs or gay clubs , then go to the sauna and catch you public transport home when the buses and trains start running.

Note trains run all night on East West routes from East of Leeds, through Leeds, Dewsbury, Huddersfield and Manchester Piccadilly stations and onwards to Manchester airport


The Steam Complex Sauna 

The Steam Complex Sauna opened on Wednesday 21 Nov 2007 at 7PM.

Steam Complex Sauna

The Steam Complex has 16,000 square feet spread over 2 floors,with a private car park, large 25 man steam room, large 25 man sauna, spa,  private cabins, labyrinth of corridors and rooms, licensed bar & snack bar, lounge with stage and a large 20 man cinema.

The Steam Complex, Eyres Avenue, Armley, Leeds, L12 3BA Tel 07003 706 040

The Steam Complex is located at the top end of Eyres Avenue on the right, after the New Western Bingo Club. Eyres Avenue is located between Stanningley Road (single carriageway section) and Armley Town Street, and opposite the end, nearest to city centre, of Gotts park in Stanningley Road.

Sauna, Steam room, dark room, glory holes, St Andrews cross, cabins, private cabins, TV rooms, Slings.

Has various event nights

Steam Complex Sauna Leeds

Leeds Sex Shops with Gay products

Nice & Naughty (Gay)


Totally Gay with Gay DVD, magazines, underwear, fetish gear and various toys

Simply Pleasure Sex Shop (Gay & Straight)


Gay managed with Gay DVD section and various toys




Gay Menu


Leeds Gay Scene

Gay Bars & Clubs


Blayd's BarBridge bar | Fibre Bar  | Loft Nightclub  | The Mission Club | The New Penny  | Old Red Lion  | Queens Court


Nice & Naughty |

Leeds Gay Bars, Leeds Gay Pubs & Leeds Gay Clubs

Leeds Gay village is located around Leeds bridge and Lower Briggate, about a four minute walk from end to end.  The village is within easy walking distance from Leeds City rail station and Leeds Bus & Coach station

Blayd's Bar (Gay)

The smallest gay pub in Leeds. Like all the gay bars, gay pubs & gay clubs in Leeds Blayds bar has a gay lesbian mix, but tends to have a slightly higher percentage of lesbians compared to the other gay venues in Leeds

3 7 Blayds Yard, Leeds. Blayds court is the first yard, narrow yard entrance, on the left as you go up Briggate



Bridge bar ( Gay )

Bridge End / Call Lane

Bridge Bar Leeds
Bridge Bar Leeds


The Bridge bar ,   ( Gay ), the busiest and friendliest Gay Bar in Leeds, with a great Atmosphere that is popular with all ages. Hand Pulled Beer, Happy Hour, Resident DJs, Video Jukebox and Karaoke Night on Thursdays.

Modern Bright American style lighted bar, popular karaoke on Thursdays Karaoke also on every other Sunday

Bridge bar 1 5 Bridge End, Leeds 

 The Bridge closes much earlier than the New Penny next door.