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Seriously delicious food in the vibrant heart of Leeds.

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Kino is an award-winning independent restaurant and bar. Our food is inspired by French classics, with a bold Yorkshire remix.

Head Chef Josh Whitehead fires up an unmistakably creative kitchen with the best local, wild and seasonal produce. Our obsessions: imaginative cooking and absolutely banging flavours. And pastry.

Summer 2024: We are beyond excited to welcome top chefs and food writers for Staycation Festival, bringing the spirit of travel and sunny vibes to Leeds through films, live music and, of course, food and drink.

Join us for dinners and conversation with Marco Pierre White, Nigel Slater, Grace Dent, Angela Clutton and Bee Wilson!


Feed your greed in our monthly Pastry Club… elevating the art of pastry to ludicrous levels.

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For pre-show dining we recommend booking no later than 90 minutes before the start of the performance.

0113 223 3700

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Kino presents the best independent food, beers and wines in the heart of Leeds’ cultural scene.

Housed in a newly renovated, beautiful Grade II-listed venue, with a long history as an assembly hall, cinema and performance venue, we bring you the best food, beers and wines from Yorkshire producers and local suppliers.

Part of Opera North, we’re an independent restaurant and bar situated on New Briggate between a leading international music venue – the Howard Assembly Room – and the beautiful Leeds Grand Theatre.

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