Why settle for one cocktail, when you can have two for the same price at these Leeds bars?
Sometimes, one cocktail just won’t do. Luckily, Leeds is home to a medley of bars that will be only too happy to give you two cocktails for the price of one. Whether you’re looking for bargain nights out, a few cheeky afternoon drinks, or cocktails you’ve not tried before, here’s where to go to save a pretty penny.
Make Distrikt your drinking destination of choice every Thursday. They serve up 2-4-1 cocktails until 2am, with classics like Old Fashioneds, Negronis and Martinis all on offer. Not your thing? Try a range of sours like the Cherry Mash and Apple Crumble or delve into their collection of flavoured daiquiris and mojitos. Whatever your tastes, there’s sure to be something you like, which you can enjoy to a soundtrack of innovative electronic beats.
Distrikt, 7 Duncan Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6DQ.
You can indulge in 2-4-1 cocktails every day of the week at Manahatta. Take your pick of their most popular cocktails, like the Plum Paloma, a mix of El Jimador tequila, Shiraume Umeshu plum sake, lime, Manahatta cordial and grapefruit soda. You can get the deal all day Sunday to Wednesday, until 9pm on Thursday to Friday and from 4pm to 7pm on Saturday.
Manahatta, 11 Merrion Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6PG & Minerva, 29 East Parade, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 5PS.
It doesn’t matter what day of the week it is, there’s guaranteed 2-4-1 cocktails on the go at Mook. It’s one of the best drinks offers in Leeds, so why not make the most of it? The deal runs from 4pm to 2am on Sundays and Mondays, 4pm to 9pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays and 12pm to 9pm from Thursday to Saturday. They’ve got an extensive cocktail list to try, so double up with a favourite like a Cosmopolitan or delve into something new like the Cheeky Chops, a mix of Stoli Citrus vodka, Chambord, sours and lemonade.
Mook, Hirst’s Yard, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6NJ.
Be At One
Cocktails are what Be At One do best, so you’ll certainly get a tasty tipple here – in fact, you’ll get two. That’s because until 8pm Monday to Saturday and all day Sunday, they offer 2-4-1 cocktails at their Leeds bars. There’s an almost endless list to choose from, whether you’re after something fruity like the Lychee Martini, something creamy like the Screaming Orgasm or something sour like the Japanese Slipper.
Be At One, 6 Millennium Square, Great George Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 3AD and 19 Boar Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6EA.
Las Iguanas has one of the best known 2-4-1 cocktail offers in Leeds. The Latin American restaurant offers the deal all day every day, giving you two glasses or pitchers of the same cocktail for the price of one. Why not double up on the Gin Pomelo to begin, then follow it with two Watermelon Margaritas? If you’re in a group, you can get two pitchers of their trademark Caipirinha and make a night of it.
Las Iguanas, 3 Cloth Hall Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 2HD.
Revolución de Cuba
Revolución de Cuba is a popular haunt on Call Lane, and with 2-4-1 cocktails on offer every day, it’s easy to see why. You can make the most of it from 3pm to 7pm Monday to Friday and 5pm to 7pm on Saturdays. Even better, they’ve got an extensive cocktail menu, featuring the likes of the Raspberry Mojito, Piña Colada and the Caribbean Cosmo – start working your way through it for half the price.
Revolución de Cuba, 64-68 Call Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6DT.
If you’ve got a Revolution card, you can make the most of their drinks offers all day every day, but even if you don’t, their 2-4-1 cocktails are available from 5pm to 7pm, Sunday to Friday. They have the classics like the Porn Star Martini, Long Island Iced Tea and Strawberry Woo Woo – but that’s not all. You can also see their inventive side with one of their own creations, so try the Absolut Sort, a fruity mix of Absolut vodka, St. Germaine elderflower liqueur shaken with apricot and pear syrup, lime, apple and cranberry juice.
Revolution, 48 Call Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6DT & 41 Cookridge Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 3AW.
Bag yourself 2-4-1 cocktails slap bang in the middle of the city centre at Ten Bar. With its mix of exposed brickwork and quirky artwork, Ten Bar is a cool place to end the week – pay them a visit from 9pm until close on Thursdays or from 5pm to 8pm on Fridays to double up on their creative takes on classic cocktails. You can try their Salted Caramel Espresso Martini or go for something refreshing like the Pear & Nettle Collins.
Ten Bar, 10 Duncan Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6DL.
At the heart of the city’s LGBT district, Fibre is one of the most popular nightspots in Leeds. And with 2-4-1 cocktails all day and night on Wednesday and Thursday, it’s a no brainer. They have all the classics on offer, from Margaritas to Martinis, Caipirinhas and Mai Tais. Got something in mind that’s not on the menu? Just ask. And if you prefer gin, head in on Mondays and Tuesdays for Fibre’s Gin Lab where they make up inventive 2-4-1 gin cocktails and G&Ts.
Fibre, 168 Lower Briggate, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6LY.
Outlaws Yacht Club
Outlaws Yacht Club are here to help make hump day just that little bit more interesting. Every Wednesday they offer up two cocktails for the price of one, from the Jammy Rodger to the Wild Card. However, they also do something a little different to end the week – the Bloody Mary. Every Sunday, they invite hungover Leeds folk into town to cure their sore heads with a couple of glasses of the classic spicy concoction for the price of one – you’ll be feeling right as rain in no time.
Outlaws Yacht Club, 38 New York Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7DY.
If you want bargain cocktails alongside a night of unrivalled entertainment from the city’s best drag queens, head to Viaduct Showbar. As well as the action on stage, they serve a range of classic cocktails, each with a minimum 50ml of spirits. From the Mojito to the Sex on the Beach, they’re all just £5.50 – and if you head in from 4pm to 9pm on Friday nights, you can get two for the price of one.
Viaduct Showbar, 11 Lower Briggate, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6ER.
Every day until 7pm, then again from 9.30pm to close, you can get 2-4-1 cocktails at Turtle Bay. Inspired by the Caribbean, you can expect a hefty smattering of rum-based drinks, like the Tobago Tea, which is infused with vodka, gin, tequila, triple sec, lemon, mango and lemonade, or the Ting Wray, which sees 126 proof Wray and Nephew paired with Ting and fresh lime. But if rum isn’t your bag, they have plenty of others for you to choose from, all with their own exotic twist.
Turtle Bay, 14 The Headrow, The Light, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 8TL.
You can make the most of Chino Latino’s 2-4-1 cocktails every day bar Sunday. Head in from 5pm to 10pm Monday to Thursday and 5pm to 9pm Friday and Saturday, so you can pore over an extensive menu of rum, agave, cachaça, bourbon, vodka, gin and champagne cocktails, without stretching your budget. They put their own twist on a host of classics like the Latino Mule, which brings together Havana Club Añejo Especiale, drunken raisins, fresh limes and ginger beer.
Chino Latino, Boar Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 5NS.
The Shed might not be the first bar you think of when it comes to cocktails, but this whiskey-loving, rock’n’roll haunt is home to a huge menu. You can pop in all day long on Thursdays, to make the most of their 2-4-1 deal. They’ve got favourites like the Black Forest Bourbon, Mint Julep and the Zombie, alongside the Pop Your Cherry, a mix of bourbon, amaretto, cherry brandy, mint, fresh lemon, Angostura bitters and cranberry juice.
The Shed, 6 Heaton’s Court, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4LJ.
Smokin’ Bar & Kitchen
Smokin’ is just as good for cocktails as it is for barbecue, so pay them a visit anytime from Monday to Friday to try their 2-4-1 concoctions. You could sup the Rumberry Mojito, their fruity take on an all-time classic is made with Havana 3, Chambord and pomegranate juice. Or why not go for one that’s completely new, like the Verano Rosa, a mix of Olmeca Reposado, Crème De Casis, lime, sugar syrup and cranberry juice?
Smokin’ Bar & Kitchen, 24 Park Row, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 5QB.