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Cow and Plough

) #43 of 979 Restaurants in Leicester ££ - £££ , British,
Stoughton Park, Gartree Road | Oadby, Leicester LE2 2FB, England
+44 116 272 0852
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pies” (12 reviews)
“cheese board” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Stoughton Park, Gartree Road | Oadby, Leicester LE2 2FB, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

We went here on a weeknight and had a wonderful experience. The food was some of the best we had in town. The meat pies were phenomenal. The whole place just had a cozy and welcoming feel.

Thank Angelia S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were very impressed with the Sunday lunch we received this afternoon at the Cow and Plough and will be returning very soon. The food was good value for money (£17.95 for 3 courses) and there was a great selection of beers to choose from,...More

Thank luke d
Reviewed 4 days ago

We've been coming here since it was the old farm park and have always loved it, so we're really sad that the service has become so hit and miss. Things went downhill over a year ago. The service can often be slow. Some of the...More

Thank VM4
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went on a Saturday night. The service was great and the food very good. We just felt the place could be a bit more cosy.

Thank Adam D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived early and our tables were ready and we enjoyed a drink whilst waiting for our food - it was served by very pleasant staff and the food was great - and 'chips were fantastic' (so i was told) and the 'creme brulee' was...More

Thank Di B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with a friend last week, was totally disgusted! Ordered a ploughman's which came with no cheese, when asked waitress where cheese was! Was created with a tut and I'm going to get it now in an annoyed voice, proceeded to eat ploughman's...More

Thank Louise G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

converted farm buildings into pub and dining areas. good choice of local brewed beer and of course the steaming billy favourites. worth a visit to see the old pub signs which are in the bar area

Thank Jo P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The big draw for me has always been that the Cow & Plough is so dog friendly. Add to that great service and food and this is a winner. The conservatory area is informal but a nice place to eat. We've been here many times...More

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here a few times but when I visited Saturday lunchtime with a friend, I ordered a ploughmans and 1: There was no cheese on it 2.: The celery wasn't washed and it was full of dirt. When I asked where the cheese was to...More

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose the Cow & Plough because of the 5*reviews and because of the Gluten free options clearly marked on their menu. As a ceoliac it is difficult to find a restaurants that has more that one or two gluten free options. I should say...More

1  Thank David W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stoughton Park, Gartree Road | Oadby, Leicester LE2 2FB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 272 0852
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