Kitty Café Leeds

(1962 Reviews)
8-9 Kirkgate, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS1 6BZ
Afternoon Tea
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Top offer

£33.95 Afternoon tea for 2 and entry (PRE ORDERED) pay on the day

This offer is available from February 18, 2020 until February 28, 2021, subject to availability as displayed in the booking interface. Not available in conjunction with other offers. Offer excludes service.


Main course: £6
Food spend: £10

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 19:00
Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00.

Restaurant description

Set inside a refurbished old Yorkshire Bank, Kitty Café Leeds is a tranquil, colourful space to enjoy a selection of light bites, sweet treats and hot drinks, all in the company of adorable rescue cats that interact and play with diners.

The Kitty Café Leeds menu serves up wholesome meals throughout the day. Light lunch options include rustic sandwiches with all kinds of wholesome fillings, as well as jacket potatoes. A selection of Mediterranean options include simple pizzas, pasta recipes, and light bites like dough balls with dipping sauce. For pudding, tuck into freshly baked cakes, including orange mud cake, toffee swirl and banoffee pie.

An extensive drinks menu at Kitty Café in Leeds features colourful fruity mocktails, as well as deluxe milkshakes. The tea selection includes oolong, green and rooibos, while expert baristas prepare a selection of coffee choices, and indulgent hot chocolates.

Filled with plush furnishings and a warm, relaxed ambience, Kitty Café Leeds is a short walk from a selection of major shopping attractions, and is 7 minutes' walk from Leeds Rail Station.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for Kitty Café Leeds
(based on 1962 reviews)

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Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (1029)
  • al fresco (76)
  • breakfast (212)
  • business (42)
  • child friendly (1035)
  • dinner (296)
  • entertainment (746)
  • large parties (79)
  • lunch (1142)
  • luxury (117)
  • private dining (65)
  • romantic (162)
  • trendy (672)
  • value (503)
  • views (216)
  • By John S from Leeds
    1 September 2020

    A very friendly set of staff members and a realty relaxing cat based cafe experience great drinks choice at reasonable prices

  • By Siobhan R from Leeds
    1 September 2020

    Rushed, unfriendly and questionable hygiene practice in light of covid (staff handing glasses to a customer via the rim), slow to get food and rushed to eat it. Dessert taken away from children before they finished as our time was up. Staff very ignorant when leaving and paying.

  • By Beverly B from Leeds
    1 September 2020

    The food was horrible, the scone was bland and dry, the lettuce in the salad was brown the supposed crispy chicken in the wrap was dry and brown in colour and the jacket potato tasted and looked like it had been sat in the oven for hours. But what can you do when you have two young children with you and you just want to give all the food back and leave. Plus the toilets where smelly.

  • By Sophie H from Leeds
    1 September 2020

    The actual café is beautiful and the cats are gorgeous. We did have a few issues though. The only time a cat came to us it was whisked away by a member of staff just as it started drinking milk. I was moving the milk so this was very sad. My 6 year old is very sensible and did not chase the cats but other children did. The staff tried hard to stop this but ultimately I think the parents need to be spoken to or over 11s only. We also had a very loud family stand over us for 10 minutes. It was horrible. We also ordered a mocktail. It was absolutely disgusting. If a 6 year old finds it too sweet - it is too sweet. Change them.

  • By Liam H from Leeds
    30 August 2020

    Great cakes

  • By Grace M from Leeds
    30 August 2020

    Friendly service, amazing food and the cats were absolutely adorable. Great atmosphere.

  • By Alice Y from York
    30 August 2020


  • By Phoebe S from Leeds
    28 August 2020

    Loved it!

  • By Angela S from Leeds
    28 August 2020

    I took my step mum as she is cat mad! we had a great time and the cats looked healthy and were very friendly.Our waitress was a real sweetheart and the food was lovely. The only thing to moan about was that the hour went very quick and I bought some pens two of which don't work !

  • By John H from Leeds
    28 August 2020

    We were very excited to travel to Leeds to go to the kitty cafe for a birthday treat. Unfortunately the whole experience was a disappointment. We were informed we only had a 1 hour booking, but thought that the cafe must be geared up for quick service with a simple menu if that was the policy. Sadly nobody took our order for over 20 minutes (never even saw any staff to ask) and the sandwiches came in dribs and drabs with only 10 minutes left on our booking. Had to wolf the sandwiches down and then get the cakes we had ordered to take out, which also took a few times of asking to arrange. The tea my wife had ordered was really weak (not enough tea leaves in the pot) even though it had been brewing in the pot for ages while we tried to get some milk for her, the milk hadn’t been brought out with the drinks. The manager was indifferent to our queries and really seemed like he didn’t want to be there. Overall very disappointed with the whole experience. The cats cheered us up a bit, so 2 stars, otherwise it would have just been 1 star.

Restaurant Location Map
Kitty Café Leeds
8-9 Kirkgate, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS1 6BZ

Available offers

  • £33.95 Afternoon tea for 2 and entry (PRE ORDERED) pay on the day
  • KITTY MEAL DEAL Choose any food item, drink and cake as £12.95 additional charges may apply

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