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Dakota Bar & Grill, Leeds

€€€€Steakhouse, British,
8 Russell Street, Leeds LS1 5RN, England
+44 113 322 6271
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, British, Grill, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
8 Russell Street, Leeds LS1 5RN, England
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Reviewed today

Excellent food in a very comfortable hotel that has a really good atmosphere. The staff could n't do enough; very friendly and helpful. A good wine list too.

Thank Joy F
Reviewed yesterday

Its not often that you can go out and every person in your party enjoys each element of the meal - Dakota was able to accommodate all our tastes. One tiny issue with the vegan beetroot starter, which was a bit light on beetroot with...More

Thank carolinegilley88
Reviewed yesterday

This was recommended by a friend who, had a family birthday celebration. We were pleased. The layout, décor and atmosphere are great. The food and service live up to this and more. Plus value for money. Give it a try.

Thank VMtravellers
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing food, beautiful surroundings and extremely helpful staff! we would definitely return! we had both the traditional and the savoury afternoon teas and they were equally tasty, the presentation was stunning and the flavours did not disappoint. would highly recommend

Thank jillfish2018
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dakota is a really nice venue tucked away on Greek Street. I booked a table a month in advance however as it was a special occasion I enquirer about a private booth. I called the restaurant a few days before to see if they could...More

Thank SheffieldNatty
Reviewed 5 days ago

Yet another fab night at our favourite place in Leeds food excellent staff lovely just the place for a great catch-up with good friendsMore

Thank Lorraine K
guestrelationsdakota, Guest Relations Manager at Dakota Bar & Grill, Leeds, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Lorraine K, It is a pleasure to read that you had such a thoroughly enjoyable experience in your "favourite place in Leeds". Should you wish to return soon for our excellent food and lovely staff, it would be a pleasure to arrange you reservation...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited with my parents for a Golden Wedding Anniversary celebration meal. We booked the semi private dining room which was set in the corner of the main restaurant, so you had all the atmosphere with a little exclusivity. This was perfect. The service team were...More

Thank Andrew C
guestrelationsdakota, Guest Relations Manager at Dakota Bar & Grill, Leeds, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Andrew C, Please accept my most sincere thanks for leaving an exemplary review such as this. To read that your parents golden anniversary was made such a memorable occasion by joining us here at Dakota is truly fantastic and again great that you found...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love this establishment and it has become our go to when we entertain guests from abroad. My guests where so impressed with the establishment from the greeting at the main reception, to the host who looked after us, to the food, and the cleanliness overall...More

Thank ES534
guestrelationsdakota, Guest Relations Manager at Dakota Bar & Grill, Leeds, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear ES534, It is fantastic to read that we have become your "go to" place when entertaining, this is truly an accolade to be proud of and one that i will celebrate throughout the team! Please however do accept my apologies that on this occasion...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Another superb night with Friends at the hotel's restaurant. Even though it was a busy Saturday night the Staff were excellent and food as always perfectMore

Thank 585websites
guestrelationsdakota, Guest Relations Manager at Dakota Bar & Grill, Leeds, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear 585websites, Please accept my sincerest thanks for leaving such a glowing review of our restaurant, we truly believe that to create a memorable dining experience we must have only the finest in hospitality team members working in our restaurant so it is great to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the best Sunday roast in Leeds! I would strongly recommend this place for a perfect Sunday lunch!More

Thank Ania M
guestrelationsdakota, Guest Relations Manager at Dakota Bar & Grill, Leeds, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ania M, It is a true delight to read that you had such a fantastic dining experience with us on Sunday, we too agree that we offer simply the best roast in Leeds! It would be a pleasure to welcome you back soon on...More

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Stephen J
10 June 2018|
Response from furney32 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so however we only ordered the afternoon tea.
7 June 2018|
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Response from guestrelationsdakota | Property representative |
Good Morning, I am delighted to inform you that we have the most beautiful private dining on the first floor of the hotel which will offer private dining for twelve guests. For more information please contact the events... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$99
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Russell Street, Leeds LS1 5RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 322 6271
  • E-mail
DAKOTA DELUXE LEEDS offers exceptional service and perfectly cooked, classic dishes our guests love in the heart of the city, on Greek Street. In our Brasserie Grill, enjoy steaks cooked simply on hot coals, fresh fish prepared to perfection, and delectable delicious desserts. Be tempted to our Breakfast Menu, Market Menu (lunch), Bar Tasters, A La Carte lunch & dinner menu available on our website. This is the place to be in Leeds city centre; from our cocktail Bar on Greek Street featuring the Champagne Room, to the exclusive first floor Bar with outdoor terrace. Guests will be blown away by our great cocktails, extensive wine selection, and great service. Our Bar & Grill is a 5 minute walk from the Trinity Shopping Mall and Leeds Train Station; a 10 minute drive from the First Direct Arena and a 30 minute journey from Leeds Bradford Airport. Table can be booked for our Bar, Champagne Room, and Grill via our website or by telephone.
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