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The Forge Inn

££ - £££, British,
Main Street | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DG, England
+44 116 287 1702
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“mixed grill” (11 reviews)
“rogan josh” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Street | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DG, England
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1 - 10 of 331 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

came here the other week was very nice not 100% best but nice none the less had a steak and misses had hunters chicken was a average meal for the price

Thank kylehamshaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for a date night on a weekday evening. The staff were friendly and the restaurant was comfortable with nice decor. There was a good choice of food and drink on the menu. When the food did arrive it was hot and very tasty!...More

1  Thank sw1mgym
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there for a quick lunch and were not disappointed. The menu is quite extensive with plenty of choice. The sandwiches seemed rather pricey but were substantial meals. Some of the group had hot meals: the fish and chips were excellent; the linguine entirely...More

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having socially used the Forge Inn over several years of having my business premises very close by I had never realised that they actually had a private banquet/small function room which you could hire for various events, whether this be a private dining suite or...More

Thank chrisbewley
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

So happy to have found the Forge. After dining here regularly since November last year (at least once a week), I can honestly say that I have not had a single grumble. Which is rare for me as I work in the industry and tend...More

1  Thank Ams221081
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I, early 30's looked for a change to the usual pubs to eat. We found the Forge, friendly staff and had a lovely atmosphere. The Sun was out, we especially liked the fact that they had designated outside eating with 'no smoking'...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Had a very nice meal here tonight - we often do as we drink here a couple of times a week and eat here a couple of times a month. No problem with the food which is always of a high standard but I do...More

Thank Martin N
Sam H, Owner at The Forge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Dear Martin N, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback with us & your other fellow users of the TripAdvisor medium. As always, ‘myself & crew’ are delighted to hear you had a very nice meal with us the other...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I understand from reviews that this is usually a good place to visit. Unfortunately not for us. 8 of us came to celebrate a 70th birthday. We had to wait a long time for our starter and even longer for the main. Table was booked...More

2  Thank Linda60378
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I took my family for my birthday the staff were very friendly and attentive. The food was beaut. Steak cooked to how I asked. My whole family loved it. We will return and definitely recommend. Thank you.

Thank Gbent78
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I go here all the time with my family. I have to say it's just the best! It's a ten minute walk from my house which is great if I want to eat out with friends and the food speaks for itself! There is always...More

Thank Marie M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 287 1702
  • E-mail
The Forge Inn - Village Pub & Dining is Passionate about Freshly Prepared, Sustainably Sourced Food, Cask Ale & Wine - We love what we do & like most businesses we are not perfect but we try hard- so if we get it wrong give us a chance to put it right! :) x
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