Two Leeds vegetarian restaurants named in UK's top 30

Two Leeds eateries feature in a list of the UK's best vegetarian restaurants compiled by the Daily Telegraph.

The newspaper has highlighted 30 of the best meat-free dining spots, divided into regional categories.

It picked Indian restaurant Hansa's and city centre cafe Roots and Fruits as its two Yorkshire favourites in the North and Scotland region.

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North Street-based Hansa's specialises in Gujarati cuisine, which is based around vegetable and pulse-based curries. Named after chef and owner Hansa Dabhi, it's been in Leeds for 30 years and now has its own cookery school.

Long-established Roots and Fruits is located inside the Grand Arcade, and has been around for 20 years. It has a vegan-friendly menu and was commended by the Telegraph's Alice Hart for its sandwiches, salads and lasagnes.