Built in the 1800s, this Grade II listed former home of cabinet manufacturers, Roodhouse & Sons, Chorley and Pickersgill’s print works and the West Riding Carriageworks, is now home to Revolution, Tavernaki Bistro, Red Chilli, Be At One, Whistle Punks and Playroom.

The Electric Press is just a few minutes walk from the First Direct Arena and adjacent to Millennium Square. With several bars and restaurants, a theatre and urban axe throwing, along with extensive outdoor seating and a glazed, heated courtyard, you’ll find everything you need for a fantastic day or night out!


Revolution has been throwing parties at The Electric Press for the past 20 years. With some of Leeds’ most talented DJs, Chefs and Mixologists and Revolution’s nationally acclaimed food and cocktail menu including their famous Bottomless Brunch, you’re guaranteed to have a great time!

Tavernaki Bistro

Tavernaki serves delicious Greek and Cypriot dishes in a modern, warm and friendly atmosphere. When the team travel to different regions of Greece and Cyprus they bring back their favourite flavours and culinary discoveries. They offer daily specials inspired by Mediterranean cuisine, weather and culture. Try them for yourself on your next visit to The Electric Press!

Red Chilli

Red Chilli Restaurant is on a mission to bring you the best of the authentic flavours of China and specialises in the finest Beijing and Sichuan dishes accompanied by an exemplary wine list. Their menu is packed with delicious options that are sure to satisfy your taste buds – from crispy fried wontons to Steamed Sea Bass, Xiaolongbao, Sichuan Spicy Mapo Recipe Bean Curd and savoury Stir Fry dishes, there is something for everyone!

Be At One

With a fun loving team, 100s of cocktails and tunes to keep you dancing all night, Be At One at The Electric Press is ready to get your party started. They have daily happy hours and there’s a smartphone app where you can get additional offers. So, whether it’s sweet or sour, gin or vodka or non-alcoholic, Be At One has a cocktail to suit you!

Whistle Punks

Whistle Punks have taken axe throwing out of the woodlands and into the heart of Leeds City Centre at The Electric Press. Come and try your hand at hurling an axe with your friends, then once you’ve finished sinking steel, it’s time to refuel with Sourdough Pizza and a great selection of craft beer and cocktails!


Restaurant, bar and club all under one roof! Playroom offers an immersive restaurant experience, stylish bar, exclusive private dining area, indoor heated courtyard, outside terrace and a stylish and edgy vibe. Savour delectable cuisine, sip on legendary cocktails, groove to resident DJs and experience exclusive shows, all within Playroom’s lavish ambiance!

Carriageworks Theatre

Carriageworks Theatre offers the best national and international touring productions and has firmly established itself as a key destination for those looking for an entertaining, inspiring and adventurous night out. You’ll find everything from sensational shows, inspirational speakers, new writing and comedy nights to fabulous panto seasons and much, much more!

The Electric Press, 14 Great George St, Leeds LS1 3DW