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The Queens Head

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Saddington ££ - £££ , British,
Main Street, Saddington, Leicester LE8 0QH, England
+44 116 240 2536
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Main Street, Saddington, Leicester LE8 0QH, England
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came in for some lunch. Nice welcoming staff made us feel at home.We ordered a Beef on brown and a ham on brown. The meat was obviously home roasted and succulent. Thick fresh crusty bread. We only had sandwiches you may say. But they...More

1  Thank Johnbathe
Qu H, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the kind review, i will pass your kind comments on to the owner and staff, and thank you once again and hope to see you again very soon

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb twice cooked chips , fantastic door step sandwiches- i had salmon and cream cheese, gf had cheese and red onion, good garden patio with views of saddington reservoir . Nice morreti lager to

Thank mattcallis
Qu H, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the kind review, i will pass your kind comments on to the owner and staff, and thank you once again and hope to see you again very soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of six who visited last Wednesday 5 July.we ordered our meal,which considering they appeared to be nearly empty touch more time than you would normally expect.One member of the party ordered pork which not wanting to create a fuss he later...More

Thank Patricia S
Qu H, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry to hear you were so disappointed with the food that you had with us. All our food is cooked fresh and normally gets very good reviews. When we did the check back if you had said, we could have changed your meal there and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wheel my mum in her wheel chair down from Saddington Grange Nursing home and they can never do enough for us, always willing to help us get in and out of the narrow door way,always polite and helpful and friendly, that along with amazing...More

Thank Liz L
Qu H, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much Liz, we enjoy having your mum and and family here and hope to see you again very soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I love coming here and brought our friends here for Sunday lunch on the way back from a weekend away. They were very impressed with the service (we arrived an hour earlier than we'd booked it for due to traffic being better...More

Thank jencam83
Qu H, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your kind words and we will pass them on to the staff for you. We are very happy you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again very soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hadn't been to the Queens Head for a while but my wife and I decided to go on Saturday 1 July for an evening meal as it was such a nice, warm and sunny day. Every time we have been we have had thoroughly enjoyable...More

Thank PaulDennell
Qu H, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for the kind review, i will pass your kind comments on to the owner and staff, and thank you once again and hope to see you again very soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely views and beer garden but staff were very miserable. We were told the Kitchen was very busy, although the restaurant was fairly empty, so no food was available. We had a couple of starving kids with us and asked if we could have a...More

Thank Suzanna D
Qu H, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Suzanna, we are very sorry about your experience with us, the tables you may have seen were booked out for other customers that had booked later in the day. If you would like to contact us to discuss any comments with us then please...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely one of the best places to eat in Leicestershire. The chef is a genius when it comes to subtle flavour combinations - everything on the plate has a part to play, and nothing is superfluous or out of place. The staff are friendly and...More

Thank moonapollo
Andy150483, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review, I will pass the message on to the owner and the rest of the team, hope to see you again very soon

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a late Sunday lunch at the Queens Head early May. Could not fault the service from 'booking to bill paying', everything went very well. Look out this special venue!

1  Thank Trevor M
Qu H, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank you very much for your review, we are very happy you enjoyed your meal with us and hope to see you again very soon

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Fabulous food, excellent service.in a beautiful location.A birthday celebration enjoyed by all the family ages 17 - 87.

1  Thank jackiemoore690
Qu H, Manager at The Queens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thankyou for your great review. We are glad you enjoyed your family birthday celebration. We hope to see you again soon.

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Response from ned0610 | Reviewed this property |
Check their website for the festive menu and prices, we dined here on New Year's Day and it was fabulous! They are taking bookings now for Christmas and new year so I would advise you to book asap
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Saddington, Leicester LE8 0QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester  >  Saddington
  • Phone Number: +44 116 240 2536
  • E-mail
Description
The Queens Head will be managed and co-owned by Chris Lewis- Sharman, a chef with over 25 years' experience of working in some of the best eating establishments. He will be supported by co- owner Julian Benton, who has 25 years' experience in the industry, and owner of CAMRA award-winning pub - The Staunton Arms, Nottinghamshire. A friendly welcome awaits all customers from local villages, as well as visitors from further afield, looking to drink and dine in a beautiful part of Leicestershire, with one of the best views in the county of Saddington reservoir. The Queens Head is a perfect setting to enjoy dinner with friends, or you could meet for a 'Pie & Pint' lunch, or simply use the free Wi-Fi whilst enjoying a great cup of coffee in our beautiful garden and terrace area. So, if you would like to visit us for a drink, some lunch, dinner or attend one of our fantastic events - we look forward to seeing you very soon.We have also introduced a Farm Shop to the Queens Head at saddington called Saddington Farm Shop selling local and homemade produce, including our signature Beef and Ale Pies.
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