Illuminated sign of Viaduct Showbar with bright lights at night.

Viaduct Showbar

LGBTQ+ bar with drag shows, cocktails and a vibrant atmosphere.

Crowd of people outside Viaduct Showbar at night with vibrant pink lighting on the building's facade.

The Viaduct is a vibrant gay bar located in Leeds City Centre.

Known for its cabaret and drag performances, the bar has a lively atmosphere and serves cocktails, wine and beer.

Location Details

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Take a look around

  • Crowd of people enjoying a vibrant night scene with colorful flags and disco balls at Viaduct Showbar.
  • Crowd of people outside Viaduct Showbar at night with vibrant pink lighting.
  • Outdoor seating area at Viaduct Showbar with wooden tables, red chairs, and decorative disco balls hanging above.
  • Interior of Viaduct Showbar with a cozy corner featuring a bar with red accent lighting, black and white checkered floor, red bar stools, and large windows providing natural light.
  • Crowd enjoying a live performance at Viaduct Showbar with hands raised and stage lights illuminating the venue.

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The Drink

Viaduct offers a wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Popular drinks include beer, wine, and cocktails. Cocktails are a specialty, with a dedicated cocktail bar serving up unique concoctions.

They also serve up beers on tap and wines by the glass or bottle. Soft drinks are available for non-alcoholic options.

The lively atmosphere often features drink-related events like happy hours and fundraising events leading up to Leeds Pride.

The Place

The Viaduct Showbar has a vibrant, fun atmosphere with colourful décor and lighting. There is a stage for lively cabaret performances by drag artists and tribute acts, providing entertainment almost every night.

On weekends, theme nights, guest drag shows, and charity events take place. The bar gets extremely busy, especially on Saturdays.

Viaduct Bar has a welcoming and inclusive vibe for the queer community and beyond.

The Location

The Viaduct is located on Briggate in the heart of Leeds city centre. The train station and bus station are under 10-minutes walk away.

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Access

Viaduct has a disability access entrance suitable for a wheelchair.

Opening Times

Monday: 1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday: 1:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Friday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 AM
Saturday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 AM
Sunday: 1:00 PM - 1:00 AM

What To Do Next

After enjoying the lively entertainment and vibrant atmosphere at The Viaduct Showbar, guests can explore more of Leeds’ LGBTQ+ scene nearby. The area features various pubs, clubs, and shops displaying rainbow flags welcoming everyone.

For those looking to continue the festivities, Fibre nightclub is located on the same street. To experience more drag shows, guests can head to Queens Court which hosts weekly cabaret performances. Or you could get a pick-me-up at Leeds’ only LGBT+ friendly late night coffee house Flamingos Coffee House

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you eat in at Viaduct Showbar?

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

Does Viaduct Showbar have a beer garden?

Yes Viaduct Showbar does have a beer garden.

Does Viaduct Showbar offer takeaway?

Unfortunately Viaduct Showbar does not offer a takeaway delivery service.

Can I order Viaduct Showbar delivery in Leeds with Deliveroo?

No, unfortunately delivery is not available for Viaduct Showbar through Deliveroo in Leeds.

Can I order Viaduct Showbar delivery in Leeds with Just Eat?

No, unfortunately delivery is not available for Viaduct Showbar through Just Eat in Leeds.

Can I order Viaduct Showbar delivery in Leeds with Uber Eats?

No, unfortunately delivery is not available for Viaduct Showbar through Uber Eats in Leeds.

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