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Thornton's Arcade

Off Briggate, Leeds LS1 6LQ, England
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Another hidden gem in Leeds.

This is another of Leeds' treasures. A really beautiful arcade with amazing architecture and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diss, United Kingdom
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Thornton's Arcade Leeds

Thornton's Arcade is a lovely arcade full of individual business with one off products whereas the... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Bridlington, United Kingdom
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Off Briggate, Leeds LS1 6LQ, England
Leeds City Centre
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is another of Leeds' treasures. A really beautiful arcade with amazing architecture and stunning ceilings. A great array of individual shops.

Thank jude9999_10
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Thornton's Arcade is a lovely arcade full of individual business with one off products whereas the rest of Leeds consists of Branded labelled shops with no character.

Thank Whackend
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I still think it's one of the best things about living in Leeds that you can access independent shops in a high quality environment. Modern Hairdressing and BonBons are highly recommended units in this particular arcade.

Thank Stewart_McGill
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is not a large shopping arcade, its not Victoria Quarter by any means, but it was, we believe, one of the the first of the shopping arcades to open in Leeds. The arcade offers an interesting collection of shops and food and beverage options...More

Thank og84
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Leeds has the most impressive arcades of any city we have visited. Whilst Thornton's Arcade may be the smallest it should not be missed. Beautiful architecture. Another gem in Leeds.

Thank Ledgie1
Reviewed 4 July 2017

It is a small but very attractive arcade, especially with the ceiling work. Lots of shops to visit, especially in a rainy day.

Thank GezginIstanbul
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I love this little arcade it's just off briggate in leeds it has some lovely individual shops great for niche little presents if you like as I would call them comics it has a great shop selling magazines and memorabilia from walking dead and others...More

Thank Helen G
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Another great arcade with wonderful architecture, lovely shops, selling a huge variety of goods. Well worth a visit.

Thank MadamPC
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This arcade used to be fabulous to visit - a real gem. Unfortunately, since a vaping shop has opened, the owners seem to take great pleasure in standing outside their shop engulfing families in vaping mist/smoke. Unless you enjoy breathing in clouds of chemicals, I...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Great for a walk through and good for people watching. However mostly high-end designer shops so only window shopping for me. Nice to see different shops to the usual high street chains and no tourist tat.

Thank Riverbankannie
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