Watsons Bar - Best Cocktail Bar in UK


first and best in UK!

Watsons Cocktail Bar is one of Leicester’s best kept secrets. Watson’s, named in homage to the visionary Donald Watson, founder of Veganism, is a sanctuary of refinement, beauty and intrigue. 

Our libations are crafted with precision and flair, a symphony of flavors that pay tribute to an era of daring elegance. Every cocktail is a masterpiece, each sip is an exploration of taste and an adventure in refinement.

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Because Leicester Loves Vegans

Celebrate life with finest, crafted cocktails & deliciously, rustic Vegan Tapas at the all-vegan bar

Vegan Tapas

on your tongue

Theatrical Cocktails

unique & chilled

Party With Us

memorable & quirky decor

Spiritual Home of Veganism

In keeping with Watson’s legacy, all our drinks and tapas ingredients are meticulously sourced. Vegan-infused alcoholic beverages as well as the most opulent plant-based tapas dishes. We redefine the boundaries of indulgence, proving that ethical choices can be exquisite and sophisticated.

Raise a Toast to Donald Watson, we reckon he’d love our 94 Granby Street cocktail. This bar is a tribute to him.

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Curator and Franchisor

Best Vegan Bar UK
donald watson
“The Leicester legend who founded the Vegan Movement & is transforming the world” 

Donald Watson

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Tempting passion

Tempt your taste buds with this lovely combination of Dissorano with passionfruit and pineapple

94 Granby Street

Refresh your evening with a herbal combination of Hendrick's Gin, elderflower, lemon, mint, and cucumber

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State of India

Take a journey through India with this spicy combination of Koko Kanu coconut rum with muddled chillies and limes

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Chai Spirit

Invoke your spirit with this tea infused combination of Jim beam bourbon with lemon and chai infusion

Heat of Malabar

Indulge yourself with a blazing taste of Malabar shoreline with combination of Hennessy and Havana 7 with saffron and muddled ginger


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Watson's Cocktail Bar
94 Granby St, Leicester LE1 1DJ

Its in the nature of vegans to live life positively & celeberate the invitations that come along in life. I dedicate this bar to honour the spirits of the late great Donald Watson. 

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Our Guest Say

The staff are really friendly and helpful, great service. We had a brilliant night. I recommend it as the place to go if you're in the town.

Felix Faucheux
Felix Faucheux


This place is awesome. The staff were amazing and so friendly and welcoming. Food was superb with an excellent vegan selection. First song on juke box after the football was Frank, closely followed by Bruce. What an amazing place.

Eveline Gagneux
Eveline Gagneux


What I love most about this place is the friendly and relaxed staff. A Great ambience is created through their smiles and helpfulness. Their menu is genuinely intriguing as far a bar menus go. Their food is well presented and deliciously fresh. They had an open mic night when we went there.

Teddy Crismon
Teddy Crismon


Great pub with friendly and good staff. They know their stuff and always serve great drinks.

Ulva Wilkinson
Ulva Wilkinson


Ask for "Adipoli Service" & be surprised by our bartenders

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