Category Archives: North Bar

#NB20 Fundraising Year – £20k for St Gemma’s Hospice

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the flagship North Bar in Leeds,we’ll  be using the momentous occasion to launch #NB20: Our mission to raise £20,000 for St. Gemma’s Hospice, a charity which does wonderful things for people in the Leeds community. For the following 12 months we’ll be encouraging staff and drinkers from all seven […]

Skandinavian Beer Festival 2017 01/07 – 31/07

What’s all this then!? Well, it’s a big ol’ celebration of Skandinavian beers at North Bar Leeds (and its little brother and sister bars all over town) for the whole month of July! Pop into any North Bar venue throughout the month of May and you can sample our AMAZING special menus featuring all of […]

North Bar 20th Birthday!!

On a nondescript Tuesday in July 1997, John Gyngell and Christian Townsley hung the front door to their new bar on New Briggate with 5 minutes to spare before opening time. The walls were still wet with fresh paint as friends and family streamed in, glasses of Red Stripe, Fosters and Kronenbourg thrust into their […]

Vertical Drinks Portfolio Party 15th June

Thursday 15th June we’re inviting you to spend the night with us as we host the likes of Verdant, Oskar Blues, Dry & Bitter, Track, Wylam, Kirkstall, Brighton Bier and Galway Bay, as well as our own North Brew Co beer! We’ll be launching Track’s new DIPA as well as ‘Chasing Kevin’ from Verdant, a […]

We won “Best Brewing Pub Company” at the Publican Awards 2017!

Our minds were blown this week when the North Bar group and our sister brewery North Brewing Company won “Best Brewing Pub Company” in the Morning Advertiser Publican Awards 2017, the biggest event in the UK pub industry calendar. Following the initial nomination, the bars and brewery were visited by journalists from The Morning Advertiser, the pub […]

Halloween at North Bar

Join us for a load of Halloween fun on 29th October! Magic Rock Brewing will be taking over our taps in true NB Halloween fashion and we’ll have carnival-esque entertainment by the SteelCats and stilt performers.. well aren’t we fancy? Free photobooth all night…So with that in mind, we’re doing a fancy dress and pumpkin […]

A huge thank you from North | LIBF16 round-up

Leeds International Beer Fest was a bit ace wasn’t it? Would you believe that we got through seventeen bottles of tequila, seven and a half bottles of gin, fifteen litres of vedita, eighteen litres of tomato juice all the while perhaps breaking a couple of volunteers in the process (we didn’t, they were fine) For a […]