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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” (26 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 334 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

In the past we have always found the Forge to be good value for money. However a recent visit 9th December 2019 was a let down. My wife ordered rump steak which she could not because it was too tough. Staff replaced the steak but...More

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place was packed when we went on friday lunch time,but the food was still excellent,you get so much for your money and the food was tasty even tho i`m a vegetarian ,will be back again very soon

1  Thank mollylovesthesev2016
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

There was a good selection of veggie options and ample parking. I went for the garlic mushroom linguine and a side order of herby veg. I couldn't taste any garlic but that might have been because the food was so hot that I burnt my...More

1  Thank JillyMcCarrick
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Seven of us, ex work colleagues, dined last evening and there was only compliments about the food and drink. Served on time and scalding hot ( most important) everything was as it should be.Great tasty food,really excellent!

Thank Phillippe L
Reviewed 16 October 2017

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 26 September 2017 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 26 September 2017

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 25 September 2017

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
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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
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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