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#170 of 1,738 Restaurants in Leeds
€€ - €€€, British,
43 Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3BB, England
+44 113 242 8094
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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43 Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3BB, England
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Called today at 3.45 for lunch (we do this regularly on a Sunday and the food is awesome). On ordering drinks we were told they weren't doing food although the menus were on tables showing food until 5pm, and somebody was eating at the time....More

Thank Andy C
MarketTownTaverns, Marketing Coordinator at Veritas, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi there Andy C Thank you for taking the time to contact us with your feedback, although I am disappointed to learn of your 'odd experience'. As per your previous visits, I'm sure you are aware of the usual high standard of food we are...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

What a shame that there were only two tables on a Saturday night - I would have expected a place with delicious food like this to attract lots more people. I recommend the halloumi chips to start and the chips they serve with their burgers...More

Thank dutchSN
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Went here with my wife for some small plates and a bottle of wine. Three out of the small plates were lovely (crab cakes, Black pud and chorizo salad and falafel) but the fourth dish (chicken Bon Bon’s) was a disappointment. The offending dish appeared...More

Thank Karl B
MarketTownTaverns, Marketing Coordinator at Veritas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Hi there Karl B Thank you for taking the time to contact us and I am glad you enjoyed 3 out of the 4 starters you ordered. I am sorry to learn of your disappointment with the Smoked Chicken & Mozzarella Risotto Bon Bons. This...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Went at lunch time for a meeting with friends; decor was nice ,staff pleasant. Average service. Had vegetarian sandwich in flatbread. Very little cheese and thinly sliced tomatoes. Could have had more cheese in for money. Diet Pepsi was expensive at £3.05 as compared to...More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Opposite the back of Leeds General Infirmary so handy after hospital appointments etc. We regularly bring my mum here for lunch & the standard is high every time. Lovely menu, freshly cooked & good quality food with great service. Dog friendly as with all Town...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

I met a friend for a few drinks at Veritas over the weekend. He happened to be dog-sitting over the weekend - which is always wonderful - and the staff at Veritas were just so welcoming of our canine companion. He did well for treats!...More

Thank Esther P
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Having not visited Veritas for a while we decided to visit for an early after work meal taking advantage of the Leeds Restaurant Week offer. The menu was great value for money - £15 for two courses - and there was a good selection of...More

Thank CatherineD270
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Used to go quite regularly before the refurb, then had a less than great experience so opted for other nearby places for a while. Decided to give the new look Veritas a go before a theatre trip the other night. Took ages to get served...More

Thank YorkshireManinblack
MarketTownTaverns, Marketing Administrator at Veritas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Hi there YorkshireManinblack Thank you for taking the time to contact us with your feedback of Veritas. When we are busy, service is understandably slightly slower than normal as all our meals are cooked to order ensuring their freshness. However, the wait you have described...More

Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We visited today for lunch due to visiting Leeds University with my daughter. The food was lovely my husband and daughter both had the warm beef sandwich with chips. They both said that it was lovely. I had the warm soup with warm bread which...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Grabbed a quick lunch between gallery visits. Excellent fish butty with chips and coleslaw. Very good pint of Timothy Taylor to wash it down. All served in a very friendly and efficient manner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 242 8094
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Famous for its fine wines and imaginative menu, Veritas has long been a favourite of the North West Quarter of Leeds. Located only a stone’s throw away from the University, Town Hall and Law Courts, the bar sees an eccentric mix of customers, all adding to the vibrant and welcoming atmosphere.
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