Locally sourced ingredients are nothing new but at Kith & Kin, which has just replaced the space vacated by the Zed Bar in Chapel Allerton, they’ve taken things a step farther. Local allotment holders and “windowsill growers’ have teamed up with the restaurant – open for breakfast, lunch and dinner – to offer their super fresh produce, in return for which they get food and drink on the house. They also whip up a mean cocktail.
With a constant stream of prestigious awards to her name, Hansa Dabhi has built an almost celebrity reputation off the back of her vegetarian Gujerati cuisine, and her knack for turning the most ardent meat curry lovers into daal devotees
Roots and Fruits in the city’s Grand Arcade proudly takes its place on the list of the very best vegetarian restaurants, providing one of the most memorable dining experiences the city can offer
A family-run vegetarian restaurant that specialises in Gujarati and South Indian food, and it’s garnered a loyal fan base since it opened in its original location in Bradford
Housed within the same trendy premises as the Gallery at Munro House, Café 164 is an independent café that caters to a creative crowd and whilst not 100% veggie, it does have some great meat free and vegan options
Right now, Leeds boasts an impressive array of restaurants and food shops, bursting with veggie and vegan treats. Here are a few places that the master herbivore and the curious food enthusiast alike should check out