Leicester ladies are known for their laid back nature, making our city an ideal spot to find some sexy fun. To find success in meeting like-minded women, you have to know what bars to frequent and apps to use. So, if you’re ready to find some good hookups in Leicester, read on.
Finding women looking for casual sex doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, our city is a prime place for finding sex partners. Whether you live in Knighton, St. Matthews or even out in Old Dalby, we can guide you to the best places and apps to find cool hookups in Leicester.
You don’t need to be a De Montforth University grad to realise that taking advice from the experts who have been there, done that is bound to up your game. So quit waste your time hanging around Victoria Park looking for sexy joggers or hitting up the University of Leicester campus hoping to find a horny coed. We have a much better plan for getting you laid.
Check out our list of Leicester hookup bars and apps and you’ll be getting it on with a Leicester cutie in no time.
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Our favorite spots to find Leicester hookups
Leicester has a lot of stellar pubs. But only the ones where we’ve found success made it to our list. So, if you want to find women who are looking for casual sex, these are the Leicester hookup bars and apps you’ll want to try:
Gin drinkers in Leicester hook up at 45 West Bottle Shop & Bar
If you like gin, this is the pub for you. This bar, hands down, makes the best gin & tonic in the UK. Even if gin is not your drink of choice, this is still a great place to be thanks to a wide range of high-quality wines, cocktails and craft beer.
Open until 1:30 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, this bar offers a low-key yet classy experience. Because of this vibe, it tends to attract a more mature crowd. So if you like women over 30, this could be a great spot for you.
The crowd tends to dress up a bit here, so you’ll want to leave your T-shirt at home.
AFF: The Top Hookup App in Leicester (try it free)
The majority of hookups begin online now, if you're not on at least one app you're missing out on plenty of options. Deciding the best hookup app in Leicester really comes down to Tinder and AFF. Tinder used to be the best option but AFF has overtaken them now that Tinder is more focused on relationships.
When you just want some casual fun AFF is going to be the best option, especially for most guys. It's really popular around the city, is free to try, and easy to use.
From what we've seen, most guys are going to get their best results using AFF, especially if they're tired of wasting a lot of time and money.
If you’re looking for a Leicester hookup app that actually works, give AFF's free trial below a try. We’re willing to bet you won’t be disappointed and it's the easiest way to stop missing out on all the hookups that start online.
The best Leicester pickup bars we've tried
Leicester’s assortment of hookup bars and apps is quite impressive. But these next selections have helped us get lucky:
It’s Cocktail time at Manhattan34
This bar is one of the most popular ones in central Leicester due to a combination of classic British pub food, an extensive bar menu, and regular events. Open until 4 a.m. Thursday through Saturday, you have your choice of drinks from wine, beer and shots to cocktails and spirits.
Earlier in the day, it’s an ideal place to relax, have a few drinks and catch a game on the big screens. Fridays and Saturdays after 10 p.m. are the best times to find potential hookups, although Thursday karaoke nights are popular as well. Go out and get your groove on. You never know who you might meet.
It’s always a happy hour at 33Cankstreet
If you’re not in the mood to stay out late, you can’t beat 33Cankstreet's happy hour. Running every day from 4 to 8 p.m., the happy hour here is always a great time to catch a classy, professional woman. And with cocktails and wine at £1 off, it’s not expensive to buy her a drink making for a very cost-effective place to get laid regularly.
The venue focuses on drinks, music and service, in that order. It prides itself on having a warm and welcoming atmosphere. It’s a great place to party on Friday or Saturday night. But on other days, it’s an ideal place to kick back, relax and enjoy some conversation.
If you love music, you won’t want to miss the regular acoustic sessions and open mic nights. The bar showcases a mixture of styles, so don’t expect the DJ here to spin the latest top 40 hits.
Get the best of both worlds at The Old Horse
The Old Horse is a traditional pub and restaurant with the added bonus of a beer garden. This pub’s quaint exterior accented by a profusion of colourful flowers makes it a popular stop for the ladies.
You can wash down delicious home-cooked meals with the pub’s wide range of hand-pulled ales, selection of premium draft and bottled lagers, or fine wines and spirits.
The lounge section of the bar is perfect for eating a meal or relaxing with friends. The larger open plan area and patio, however, is the perfect party spot. You won’t want to miss the days when the staff fires up the barbecues on the patio. The garden barbecues are also a great chance to meet women looking for more than delicious brisket.
Open until 12:30 a.m. Fridays and midnight Saturdays, weekends at The Old Horse are always a blast.
The best clubs for finding hookups in Leicester
Leicester’s assortment of nightclubs is quite impressive. But these next selections have helped us get lucky:
Get Your Groove on at Waikiki Nightclub
Described as ‘the best night out in Leicester,’ this bar is known for its loud music, great DJs and quality cocktails. Classics like the ‘pornstar martini,’ and ‘sex on the beach’ are especially popular with the ladies. The dance floor is always crowded with women grooving to a variety of R&B, hip hop, bass and garage-style music.
This club is a little more high-end, so you’ll want to be sure you dress the part. A VIP experience is also available to anyone who wants to shell out a bit extra. While it’s pricey, it’s a good way to impress the ladies.
The best time to hit this club is on Saturday nights for its weekly Smoke + Mirrors event. The club is almost always packed and stays open until 4 a.m., giving you plenty of time to find some cool hookups in Leicester.
Havana - where young Leicester hookups are found
If you’re looking for something beyond just a drink and a quick dance then Havana is your perfect venue. The place makes you feel like you’re dancing at your local club, even if they’re miles away from home.
Drive along Yeoman St, and there’s no way you’ll miss this huge, brightly lit venue. It throws one of the best weekend parties around. Singles flock from all across Leicester to express their sexual desire through the movement of their bodies. Just make sure to bring your best moves and to introduce yourself to as many chicks as possible. Leicester hookups, just like any hookups, are all about the numbers, so you’ve got to be active.
Best places to meet sexy Leicester girls during the day
People are different, and some men don't like partying a lot. We understand and got you covered. Here are a few places to meet cute Leicester locals during the day.
6 Degrees Coffee House is where a lot of single girls hang out
Set up as a charity to help the city’s most needy, this gem is known for its quality coffee and delicious food, not to mention its afternoon tea offerings. This unique coffee shop, which is staffed primarily by volunteers, seats up to 60. And that makes it an ideal place to hang out, meet new people and enjoy a tasty beverage.
This is also a great place to have lunch or enjoy a weekend coffee. Both are prime times to meet a lot of women.
Fit women are easy to meet at Hella Gym
If you like ladies who take care of their appearance and health, you are sure to find them at Hella Gym. This fitness box offers a variety of classes including CrossFit, powerlifting, and MMA.
Why not pick up your gym shoes and go for a workout? It’s easy to strike up a conversation over the squat machine or the boxing class. Maybe this conversation helps you get laid in Leicester.
Music lovers can find Leicester hookups at Firebug
This unique bar and beer garden boasts great entertainment with everything from live music to stand-up comedy. The stage has been graced by the likes of Johnny Foreigner, Dutch Uncles and The Foals, as well a by comedians Stewart Lee, Russell Howard and Josie Long. The bar also hosts The Rock Society, a weekly night of rock and metal music with DJs spinning their tunes from midnight well into the wee hours of the morning.
If the music were not enough to convince you to visit, Firebug has one of the most extensive drink lists in the city with a variety of cocktails, wine, shooters and beer.
Firebug gets more packed as the night goes on. It also gets lots of traffic from other bars that close early. Open until 4 a.m. each night, Thursday through Saturday, these are your best nights to pick up a like-minded lady.
Other great spots to get laid in Leicester
Without further ado, here's the fastest way to get laid in Leicester from the comfort of your home.
Tinder is a decent hookup site for people under 30
Tinder can be a great way to find Leicester hookups. It’s really effective for very attractive men under the age of 30. You could still have some luck on this site even if you’re older or not male model material, but you’ll have to work a lot harder to get women’s attention.
This Leicester hookup app places a lot of importance on appearance. That means the competition on this app is fierce. And nine times out of 10, only really good-looking guys are scoring hookups.
This app tends to work better for women. As long as a woman is reasonably attractive, she can find as many hookups as she can handle. If you know you can measure up, by all means, give Tinder a whirl. If, however, you don’t want to be evaluated solely on your looks, this isn’t the app for you.
Map of all of our hookup recommendations
We've included all of our top recommendations for finding a hookup in Leicester from above into the map below. This will help you properly plan which spots to try on any given night so you can try different options on the same night.
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