4 Of The Best Tattoo Studios in Leeds

tattoo studios in Leeds

Thinking about getting inked? Looking for the most talented tattoo artist in Leeds to turn a part of your body into a piece of art?

We’ve been out and surveyed the various tattoo shops in Leeds, and we’ve put together this list of our top recommendations.

Inputting together this roundup, we’ve looked at various factors, including online reviews from multiple sources, how long they’ve been established, the range of services they offer, the diversity of their work, opening hours and a few other factors.

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Of course, there are others, which come highly recommended! But for now, here are our top recommendations on where to get a Tattoo in Leeds.

Ultimate Skin Tattoo & Piercing

Tattoo by Tasha Wild at Ultimate Skin Tattoo & Piercing in Leeds
Tattoo by Tasha Wild at Ultimate Skin Tattoo & Piercing

Find Them: 33 New Briggate, Leeds LS2 8JD

Found within the trendy Northern Quarter of Leeds City Centre is Ulitmate Skin. Tattoo enthusiasts in Leeds will undoubtedly be acquainted with their exceptional reputation and will look in awe at their previous work.

Often praised for their extremely hygienic, friendly environment – they have four in-house artists, who’re often booked for months in advance.

A testament to their skill and popularity, if you’re interested in booking some time with them, get in touch with them ASAP – they’re in demand.

If you’re flexible with your dates, you might be able to beat the crowds by keeping an eye out for cancellations on their Facebook page.

Opening Times:

Mon – Sat 11am – 6pm
Sun 12noon – 4pm


Our Rating: 4.8/5
Facebook: 4.8/5
Google: 4.8/5

Snake and Tiger Tattoo

Find Them: Thorntons Arcade, 11, Leeds LS1 6LQ

It’s hard to believe that Snake & Tiger only opened their doors in 2015. Founded by tattooists with almost 30 years experience, they set about on their new project to improve the quality of Leeds’ tattoo enthusiasts.

Since launching, they’ve tattooed thousands of people, including some famous names like Game of Thrones actress Lena Headey and boxer Nichola Adams.

They’re extremely skilful and are happy to talk through creative ideas you might have.

Of course, customers comment on the high levels of hygiene, so you can be confident with Snake and Tiger. You can see lots of examples of their work on their Facebook page.

Opening Times:

Tues – Sat 10am – 6pm


Our Rating: 4.7/5
Facebook: 4.7/5
Google: 4.7/5

Rude Studios Tattoo & Piercing

Find Them: 13B North Lane, Leeds LS6 3HG

In the Headingley suburb of Leeds, you’ll find Rude Tattoo and Piercing.

They’ve been a prominent studio in the region for over a decade and have since grown to have no less than 3 studios.

They employ a team of highly skilled tattoo artists, who’re all about helping you achieve your perfect ink.

They use a range of techniques and also offer body piercing, laser tattoo removal and semi-permanent make-up.

As well as regular joes, they’ve worked with celebrities including The Kaiser Chiefs, Sugar Babes and various others. For a flavour of their work, check out their Facebook page, where they post regular images of their work.

Opening Times:

Mon – Sat 10am – 6pm


Our Rating: 4.7/5
Facebook: 4.7/5
Google: 4.7/5

Artistic Crew Tattoo Studios

Find Them: 402 Kirkstall Road, Leeds LS4 2JX

Artistic Crew Tattoo is a wonderful tattoo studio found on Kirkstall Road in Leeds.

They’ve got a big reputation and specialise in the more artistic tattoos.

If you’re after a portrait or something intricate, it’s worth getting in touch and seeing if they can help develop your idea into something awesome.

What’s more, they’ve got scores of great reviews from people who couldn’t be happier with the results. Take a look at their Facebook page for inspiration.

Opening Times:

Mon – Sat 10am – 6pm
Sun 11am – 6pm


Our Rating: 4.7/5
Facebook: 4.6/5
Google: 4.8/5

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