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Drinks Special at Laynes

  • 7:00 - 19:00
  • 9th - 27th May
  • Laynes Espresso

Let’s raise a caffeine-based toast! In honour of Leeds Indie Food, Laynes...

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North Brewing Co Taproom X Little Bao Boy beer launch

  • 17:00 - 23:30
  • 9th May
  • North Brewing Co, City Tap

Little Bao Boy are pretty good at cooking with beer... but how...

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Somme vs Cicerone – Bundobust hosts Yorkshire Wine School & Rich Higgins

  • 18:00 - 20:00
  • 9th May
  • Bundobust

“A beer for every food, and a food for every beer” is...

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Food for Thought Dinner: Food Waste

  • 19:00 - 23:59
  • 9th May
  • All Hallows Church

Food for Thought: gather around the dinner table to satisfy your appetite...

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The North Bar Magical Mystery Tour

  • 18:00 - 23:55
  • 10th May
  • North Bar

The LIF institution that is the North Bar Magical Mystery Tour is...

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The Porterhouse Cake Co. Launch Party

  • 18:00 - 22:00
  • 10th May
  • Porterhouse Cake Co

Following a successful Kickstarter campaign, Liz at Porterhouse Cake Co. is inviting...

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Brinner – Breakfast Meets Dinner

  • 10:00 - 18:00
  • 11th - 12th May
  • Taste, Holbeck

A serving of Aussie style brunch, where brunch meets social dining! Come...

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Family Den Building with Grumpy’s and Scrap Creative Reuse Arts Project

  • 10:30 - 13:30
  • 11th May
  • Grumpy’s Bar + Pizza

Join the lively Grumpy’s Bar & Pizza in Sunny Bank Mills, Farsley,...

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Sneaky Experience presents Feast & Fiesta – Day

  • 11:30 - 16:30
  • 11th May
  • Kirkstall Abbey

In association with Leeds Indie Food Festival - Sneaky Experience presents Feast &...

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#SeaNorth

  • 12:00 - 22:00
  • 11th May
  • North Brew Co, Brewery Tap

Leeds Indie Food's year-round little brother, #EatNorth, is getting a festival makeover...this...

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Sneaky Experience presents Feast & Fiesta – Night

  • 18:00 - 22:30
  • 11th May
  • Kirkstall Abbey

In association with Leeds Indie Food Festival - Sneaky Experience presents Feast &...

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*SOLD OUT* Afsaneh’s Taste of Persia

  • 19:30 - 22:00
  • 11th May
  • Secret Location

Afsaneh’s Persian Kitchen is back at Leeds Indie Fest once more! Come...

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*SOLD OUT* Jane Lawson Loves Supper Club

  • 19:30 - 23:30
  • 11th May
  • The Little Bookshop

Experience a 4 course vegan dinner with Jane Lawson Loves in the...

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Bike, Brunch & Coffee

  • 9:00 - 17:00
  • 12th May
  • The Mill Kitchen

Combine the best Sunday activities, with brunch and biking! Meet at Mill...

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Beer & Brunch at Left Bank Leeds

  • 11:00 - 15:00
  • 12th May
  • Left Bank Leeds

Arts space Left Bank Leeds is a hidden indie gem in an...

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Tea under the Trees

  • 11:00 - 18:00
  • 12th May
  • This Green Moon

A celebration of the great outdoors, of creativity, and of award-winning, local...

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WILD at fettle

  • 15:00 - 21:00
  • 12th May
  • Fettle

Bringing the Outside into Fettle. Showcasing the best of seasonal produce across...

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*SOLD OUT* Latitude Tasting Room x Ox Club

  • 19:00 - 22:30
  • 13th May
  • Ox Club

Latitude Tasting Room is back for Leeds Indie Food 2019, and this...

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Taco Tuesday at Laynes

  • 16:00 - 23:00
  • 14th May
  • Laynes Espresso

Following on from the success of last year’s event, the team at...

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Grape Vs Grain – Sheaf St X North Brew Co

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 14th May
  • Sheaf St

Sheaf St and North Brewing Co. are going head-to-head, in a battle...

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*SOLD OUT* Alfred Dinnerbox

  • 18:00 - 21:00
  • 15th May
  • Alfred's

Alfred’s, from the brains behind North Bar, is a friendly neighbourhood bar...

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*SOLD OUT* Beer and Doughnuts

  • 19:00 - 21:00
  • 15th May
  • North Bar

North Bar’s beer and doughnut pairing extravaganza is back! Teaming up with...

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Bundobust Origins

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 15th May
  • Prashad, Drighlington

Bundobust have come a long way in five years; they celebrate the...

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Food for Thought Dinner: Healthy Food & Food Fads

  • 19:00 - 23:59
  • 15th May
  • All Hallows Church

Food for Thought: gather around the dinner table to satisfy your appetite...

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Perfecting your Palate

  • 19:00 - 21:00
  • 15th May
  • Vice and Virtue Cocktail Bar

The Vice and Virtue Group are taking part in #LIF19 for the first time....

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Dine, Donuts & Drinks Date Night

  • 19:30 - 21:00
  • 15th May
  • Northern Monk Refectory

Kit your selves out in your best ‘Baz Lurhmann’ Romeo & Juliet...

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Laynes x Echelon

  • 7:00 - 19:00
  • 16th - 17th May
  • Laynes Espresso

It’s a takeover! Newcomers Echelon Coffee Roasters only started in January of...

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Craftivism; All You Need is Less with Seagulls Reuse

  • 18:00 - 21:00
  • 16th May
  • Grumpy’s Bar + Pizza

Create something beautiful from something broken, at Grumpy’s Bar + Pizza in...

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Design your own celebration gateau

  • 19:00 - 21:00
  • 16th May
  • Flamingos Coffee House

Get in touch with your inner-bake off champion to decorate a celebration...

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Hands On Sensuality

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 16th May
  • Cafe164

Hands On Sensuality is a pleasure-inducing ten-course tasting menu and a celebration...

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*SOLD OUT* Muggle Secret Supper @ The Three Broomsticks

  • 19:30 - 23:00
  • 16th May
  • Tandem

Tandem transforms once again, this time into Hogsmeade’s favourite inn, providing muggles...

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ROLL-OFF — The Cardigan Arms vs. Kirkstall Brewery

  • 19:30 - 22:30
  • 16th May
  • The Cardigan Arms

A beer and food pairing evening with added sausage meat, pastry and...

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School Diner

  • 15:00 - 20:00
  • 17th May
  • Chapel Allerton Primary School

School Diner at Chapel Allerton Primary School has been a part of...

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Further North’s 12th Birthday: Decadence Day

  • 17:00 - 23:59
  • 17th May
  • Further North

Twelve. It’s a big number. To celebrate Further North's foray into “tweenager”-dom,...

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The North Bar Magical Mystery Tour

  • 18:00 - 23:55
  • 17th May
  • North Bar

The LIF institution that is the North Bar Magical Mystery Tour is...

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Food For Thought Dinner: Food Poverty

  • 19:00 - 23:59
  • 17th May
  • All Hallows Church

Food for Thought: gather around the dinner table to satisfy your appetite...

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Hands On Sensuality

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 17th May
  • Cafe164

Hands On Sensuality is a pleasure-inducing ten-course tasting menu and a celebration...

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KoKo x MorMor presents: Lebanese Supper Club

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 17th May
  • House of Koko

After a quick stint at last year’s festival, MorMor is back again,...

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*SOLD OUT* Moortown Kitchen Supper Club

  • 19:30 - 22:30
  • 17th May
  • Supperclub, Moortown (exact location specified on purchase)

Welcome to a new supper club for (north) Leeds, which aims to...

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*SOLD OUT* Muggle Secret Supper @ The Three Broomsticks

  • 19:30 - 23:00
  • 17th May
  • Tandem

Tandem transforms once again, this time into Hogsmeade’s favourite inn, providing muggles...

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Afsaneh’s Taste of Persia

  • 19:30 - 22:00
  • 17th May
  • Seven Arts

Afsaneh’s Persian Kitchen is back at Leeds Indie Fest once more! Come...

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Laynes Espresso X Wayward Wines *SOLD OUT*

  • 19:30 - 22:00
  • 17th May
  • Laynes Espresso

Food fans rejoice, as Laynes Espresso's Carl Fleischer is back. Having featured...

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Rawsome Vegan Supper Club

  • 19:30 - 21:00
  • 17th May
  • The Bowery

Want to try your hand at eating ‘raw food’ but finding yourself...

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The Sustainable Supper

  • 20:00 - 21:30
  • 17th May
  • The Greenhouse, Beeston Road

Dining For Change. Food has always governed who we are and where...

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Brinner – Breakfast Meets Dinner

  • 10:00 - 18:00
  • 18th - 19th May
  • Taste, Holbeck

A serving of Aussie style brunch, where brunch meets social dining! Come...

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Family Craftivism; All You Need is Less with Seagulls Reuse

  • 10:00 - 14:00
  • 18th May
  • Grumpy’s Bar + Pizza

Create something beautiful from something broken, at Grumpy’s Bar + Pizza in...

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Veggie Bottomless Brunch x Anthology Brewing Company

  • 10:00 - 12:15
  • 18th May
  • The Cardigan Arms

The Cardigan Arms will be creaking open their splendid Victorian doors a...

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School Diner

  • 11:30 - 20:00
  • 18th May
  • Chapel Allerton Primary School

School Diner at Chapel Allerton Primary School has been a part of...

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#VeganNorth

  • 12:00 - 22:00
  • 18th May
  • North Brew Co, Brewery Tap

Leeds Indie Food's year-round little brother, #EatNorth, is getting a festival makeover...for...

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Pizza & Prosecco Festival

  • 12:00 - 23:30
  • 18th May
  • Water lane Boathouse

Join us again, for one day only, at Water Lane Boathouse in...

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Secrets of Food & Drink Photography

  • 15:00 - 18:00
  • 18th May
  • Block 47 Studio

Everyone snaps a picture of their brunch for Insta these days. If...

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Courtesan au Chocolat & Coffee Cocktails

  • 18:30 - 21:00
  • 18th May
  • Stage Coffee

Watch Wes Anderson’s quirky classic, The Grand Budapest Hotel, accompanied by some...

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Kachumber Kitchen Vegan Supper Club

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 18th May
  • Seven Arts

The creative, colourful and inspiring Kachumber Kitchen are proud to present a...

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KoKo x MorMor presents: Lebanese Supper Club

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 18th May
  • House of Koko

After a quick stint at last year’s festival, MorMor is back again,...

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School Diner

  • 11:30 - 17:30
  • 19th May
  • Chapel Allerton Primary School

School Diner at Chapel Allerton Primary School has been a part of...

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Seitan(ic) Workshop

  • 14:00 - 15:30
  • 19th May

The first time SOLD OUT but we have added a second workshop!...

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Secrets of Food & Drink Photography

  • 15:00 - 18:00
  • 19th May
  • Block 47 Studio

Everyone snaps a picture of their brunch for Insta these days. If...

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WILD at fettle

  • 15:00 - 21:00
  • 19th May
  • Fettle

Bringing the Outside into Fettle. Showcasing the best of seasonal produce across...

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Below Stairs & Bundobust Bombay Speakeasy

  • All Day
  • 20th May
  • Below Stairs

Experiential cocktail bar Below Stairs is teaming up with Gujarati snack pros...

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The Grape Debate

  • 19:00 - 21:00
  • 20th May
  • The Decanter

It’s the annual competitive wine tasting extravaganza which is The Grape Debate –...

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Leeds Indie Food – Founders Forum

  • 18:00 - 20:00
  • 21st May
  • Sheaf St

Festival friends Consume Comms are linking up with Chapter 81 to bring...

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Sugar Spun Sisters Vegan Diner x Sela Bar

  • 19:00 - 23:00
  • 21st May
  • Sela Bar

Sugar Spun Sisters and Sela bar are teaming up to bring you...

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*SOLD OUT* Alfred Dinnerbox

  • 18:00 - 21:00
  • 22nd May
  • Alfred's

Alfred’s, from the brains behind North Bar, is a friendly neighbourhood bar...

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Who Let the Pigs Out?

  • 18:00 - 21:30
  • 22nd May
  • Friends of Ham

At Friends of Ham, we are passionate about carefully selecting and sourcing...

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Beer and Doughnuts

  • 19:00 - 21:00
  • 22nd May
  • North Bar

North Bar’s beer and doughnut pairing extravaganza is back! Teaming up with...

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Cheese x Cake x Beer

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 22nd May
  • The Cardigan Arms

The greatest 3 things in life brought together for the first time:...

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Food For Thought Dinner: Ethical Food

  • 19:00 - 23:59
  • 22nd May
  • All Hallows Church

Food for Thought: gather around the dinner table to satisfy your appetite...

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Craftivism; All You Need is Less with Seagulls Reuse

  • 18:00 - 21:00
  • 23rd May
  • Grumpy’s Bar + Pizza

Create something beautiful from something broken, at Grumpy’s Bar + Pizza in...

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Who Let the Pigs Out?

  • 18:00 - 21:30
  • 23rd May
  • Friends of Ham

At Friends of Ham, we are passionate about carefully selecting and sourcing...

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Around the World: A Taste of Leeds Cookery School

  • 18:30 - 22:30
  • 23rd May
  • Leeds Cookery School

Come to Leeds Cookery School for an interactive meal and trip around...

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Caffeine, Cake & Cocktails: Copper Spoon Cakery X Outlaws Yacht Club

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 23rd May
  • Outlaws Yacht Club

Ilkley's amazing Copper Spoon Cakery are teaming up with Leeds' own Outlaws...

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Design your own celebration gateau (Vegan special)

  • 19:00 - 21:00
  • 23rd May
  • Flamingos Coffee House

Get in touch with your inner-bake off champion to decorate a celebration...

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Vegan Days Supper Club

  • 19:00 - 21:00
  • 23rd May
  • Oporto

Put yourself into solid hands with vegan pros Oporto. This supper club...

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Around the World: A Taste of Leeds Cookery School

  • 17:00 - 21:00
  • 24th May
  • Leeds Cookery School

Come to Leeds Cookery School for an interactive meal and trip around...

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Who Let the Pigs Out?

  • 18:00 - 21:30
  • 24th May
  • Friends of Ham

At Friends of Ham, we are passionate about carefully selecting and sourcing...

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The Chef’s Table with Estela Arredondo

  • 19:00 - 22:00
  • 24th May
  • Café 164

After last year’s successful Seeds Supper, which turned Café 164’s courtyard into...

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Bank Holiday Boathouse Feast

  • All Day
  • 25th - 26th May
  • Water Lane Boathouse

Back for its 5th year, Waterlane Boathouse’s Bank Holiday Boathouse Feast will...

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Walk on the Wild Side Wild Food: Walk, Talk, Make, Eat & Take

  • 10:30 - 15:00
  • 25th May
  • Seven Arts

Join professional wild food forager, Craig Worrall, for a walk on the...

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Craftivism Exhibition at Seagulls Gallery

  • 11:00 - 17:00
  • 25th May
  • Seagulls

https://seagullsreuse.org.uk/An exhibition of sustainable art created during the LIF festival, paired with...

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#EatNorth – Bank Holiday Special

  • 12:00 - 22:00
  • 25th - 26th May
  • North Brew Co, Brewery Tap

Leeds Indie Food's year-round little brother, #EatNorth, is getting a festival makeover...for...

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Around the World: A Taste of Leeds Cookery School

  • 13:00 - 17:00
  • 25th May
  • Leeds Cookery School

Come to Leeds Cookery School for an interactive meal and trip around...

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Food For Thought Dinner: People’s Banquet

  • 19:00 - 23:59
  • 25th May
  • All Hallows Church

Food for Thought: gather around the dinner table to satisfy your appetite...

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Bloody Big Brunch

  • 11:00 - 14:00
  • 26th May

Bloody Big Brunch is a bloody novel way to address period poverty....

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Northern Food Fight

  • 12:00 - 21:00
  • 26th May
  • Northern Monk Refectory

Never know what to choose when there are multiple incredible street food...

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Whitelock’s Fish Supper Club

  • 18:00 - 23:00
  • 26th May
  • Whitelocks Ale House

In something of a festival tradition, Whitelock’s close the Sunday of #LIF19...

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Salvo’s & North Brewing Co. Beer dinner

  • 18:30 - 22:00
  • 26th May
  • Salvo's Salumeria

The Salvo's & North Brewing Co. Beer Dinner is a bit of...