Outdoor seating area of Aire Bar with colorful tables overlooking a river, with urban buildings in the background.

Aire Bar

Riverside bar with casual lounge, dining area, and waterside terrace.

Illuminated sign of Aire Bar with the subtitle 'Riverside Drinking Den', mounted on a rustic wooden wall flanked by two hanging black lamps.

Aire Bar is a brick-walled basement bar with a south-facing riverside terrace looking out over the River Aire.

It has a casual lounge and dining area and is a good place for groups to watch sports while enjoying beer, cocktails, coffee, wine, and pub food.

There are vegetarian friendly food options available.

Location Details

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Take a look around

  • Sunset view over the river near Aire Bar with orange and pink clouds in the sky reflecting on the water, surrounded by buildings.
  • Interior of Aire Bar with exposed brick walls, leather seating, and a television displaying a sports match.
  • Interior of Aire Bar featuring arched brick ceiling, wooden tables and chairs, and a television screen on the wall.
  • Outdoor seating at Aire Bar with colorful picnic tables overlooking a calm river, with a pedestrian bridge and urban buildings in the background.
  • "Scenic view of a yellow water taxi on the river near Aire Bar with historic red brick buildings in the background and a bridge in the distance, reflecting the vibrant urban atmosphere."
  • Sunny riverside outdoor seating at Aire Bar with wooden benches and tables overlooking the water and cityscape.

The Food

Aire Bar offers a selection of pub food with a focus on burgers. Popular options include the bacon burger, pork and chorizo burger, and halloumi burger. All served with a choice of sweet potato fries or regular fries. There is also a fish and chips dish on the menu.

The lunch menu features meal deals such as 2 for 1 burgers with fries. There are also sandwiches and paninis available. Vegetarian options include veggie burgers and halloumi dishes.

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The Drink

Aire Bar offers a wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Popular pours include local real ales such as Saltaire Pride, Black Sheep, and Ossett Yorkshire Blonde. A range of continental beers are also available on tap, including Blue Moon, Fruli, and Veltins.

The bar additionally serves a variety of bottled beers, wines, spirits, and soft drinks.

The Place

Aire Bar is a large, industrial-style basement venue located in a former warehouse. Exposed brickwork and wooden furnishings feature throughout the contemporary interior design scheme.

The bar has multiple rooms including a pool room, regular bar area, sofa lounge, and separate dining space.

There is ample, relaxed seating available, such as bright chesterfield sofas and oversized tables. Aire Bar also has plenty of entertainment like live sports, arcade games, and a pool table.

The venue additionally offers a south-facing riverside terrace, perfect for outdoor drinking and relaxing by the River Aire canal. This sunny, picturesque outdoor area contains wooden benches and seating.

The Location

Aire Bar is located in the Calls area of Leeds city centre, alongside the River Aire. It is only a short walk from Leeds train station and the city centre shops.

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Aire Bar is only accessible down a flight of stairs, making it inaccessible to a wheelchair user.

Opening Times

Monday: 12:00 - 11:00 PM
Tuesday: 12:00 - 11:00 PM
Wednesday: 12:00 - 11:00 PM
Thursday: 12:00 - 11:00 PM
Friday: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday: 11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Sunday: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM

What To Do Next

After visiting Aire Bar, guests can explore the vibrant Calls area of Leeds city centre.

The pedestrianised canal towpath lines the River Aire and leads to the award-winning Royal Armouries Museum, home to arms and armour from around the world. The museum features daily live-action shows and interactive displays.

Those looking to continue their evening have a number of lively bars and restaurants to choose from. Continue the river side drinking at SALT Calls Landing next door.

To relax, you can wander along the river bank or explore the independent shops and street food vendors at the Corn Exchange.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you eat in at Aire Bar?

Yes you can eat in/dine in at Aire Bar. There is also have an outside seating area. A great shout on a sunny day!

Does Aire Bar have a beer garden?

Yes Aire Bar does have a beer garden.

Does Aire Bar offer takeaway?

Unfortunately Aire Bar does not offer a takeaway delivery service.

Can I order Aire Bar delivery in Leeds with Deliveroo?

No, unfortunately delivery is not available for Aire Bar through Deliveroo in Leeds.

Can I order Aire Bar delivery in Leeds with Just Eat?

No, unfortunately delivery is not available for Aire Bar through Just Eat in Leeds.

Can I order Aire Bar delivery in Leeds with Uber Eats?

No, unfortunately delivery is not available for Aire Bar through Uber Eats in Leeds.


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