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The East Village

Closed Now: 6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Open today: 6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
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Best pub in Hyde Park area

good cocktails, friendly staff, great music, cozy atmosphere. I've been there twice and will... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Caroline C
via mobile
I FOUND HEAVEN!

This place is absolutely fantastic. Amazing cocktails and atmosphere. Great and personalized... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
KHBergen
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Bergen, Norway
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26 Jun 2018
“Best pub in Hyde Park area”
19 May 2018
“Quite rude”
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47-49 Brudenell Grove | Hyde Park, Leeds LS6 1HR, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This bar is in the perfect area for students and has such a great atmosphere! It gets very very busy in there though, and it is difficult to find a seat most of the time. The staff are really lovelyMore

1  Thank Esme H
Galande_Dre, Owner at The East Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thanks for your review Esme. Glad you like venue and thanks for your kind words. Naturally there isn't a lot we can do about our volume but we always try to accommodate all guests to seat people asap. Being busy for us reflects how passionate...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 December 2016

On entering this venue a barman asked to see my student ID. I had researched this well in advance and I had never seen any requirement for student ID. The subsequent conversation gave me the distinct impression that he was attempting to discriminate against me...More

2  Thank Jeremy K
Galande_Dre, Owner at The East Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2016

Hi Jeremy, Thank you for taking the time out to visit the East Village and I am extremely glad you liked the Honkers Ale's and the cocktail I made for you. I would also like to thank you for highlighting the issue and for giving...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

good cocktails, friendly staff, great music, cozy atmosphere. I've been there twice and will definitely be back again

Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Cosy looking place and sounded good music, but quite rude behind the bar and wasn’t only the one employee, seem to not welcome new, unknown customers

Thank olg8
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

This place is absolutely fantastic. Amazing cocktails and atmosphere. Great and personalized service, and the owner Oliver takes it all to the next level. And now he is opening another bar, called Epicurus. Can’t wait to check it out. I don’t often travel to Leeds,...More

Thank KHBergen
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is one of the bars that you need to check out in Leeds. Since the moment you get in, the bartenders will look after you. Definitely great cocktails and service. The music is really cool, classic rock, funky, etc. I will recommend it if...More

Thank robertogE1175MW
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This gem is so unexpected in the middle of Hyde Park and never ceases to amaze me. The staff are passionate and are what cocktails bar should be- giving a good amount of time to each customer making sure their drink is exceptional. The vibe...More

Thank Emily J
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Great bar. We went during summer holidays so the place was quiet. I can imagine in term time it's very busy. Great selection of cocktails and the guy serving was very friendly. The music was good as well. I've been in cocktail bars before which...More

Thank GreenerHaze
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This bar is in the perfect area for students and has such a great atmosphere! It gets very very busy in there though, and it is difficult to find a seat most of the time. The staff are really lovelyMore

1  Thank Esme H
Galande_Dre, Owner at The East Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thanks for your review Esme. Glad you like venue and thanks for your kind words. Naturally there isn't a lot we can do about our volume but we always try to accommodate all guests to seat people asap. Being busy for us reflects how passionate...More

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Heard that this bar was amazing. I came all the way from Brighton to experience this as this type of bar is a dying breed. Really good experience. The vibe the drinks were all spot on. The owner Mr Pluck is a phenomenal barman. In...More

Thank vanthecat
Galande_Dre, Owner at The East Village, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Hi Vania, It was an absolute pleasure for me and my team to host you again and it was great to see you. As I said before a lot of passion has gone into this venture so all kind words are welcomed and I am...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016

On entering this venue a barman asked to see my student ID. I had researched this well in advance and I had never seen any requirement for student ID. The subsequent conversation gave me the distinct impression that he was attempting to discriminate against me...More

2  Thank Jeremy K
Galande_Dre, Owner at The East Village, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2016

Hi Jeremy, Thank you for taking the time out to visit the East Village and I am extremely glad you liked the Honkers Ale's and the cocktail I made for you. I would also like to thank you for highlighting the issue and for giving...More

Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

This bar is really cool and chilled. The beer is really good and cold, and the cocktails are nice too. I love that you can play board games during your visit, or even play darts. The staff are chatty and this place is worth a...More

Thank nittymills
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