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The Old Horse

££ - £££, British,
198 London Road, Leicester LE2 1NE, England
+44 116 254 8384
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
198 London Road, Leicester LE2 1NE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’ve eaten and drunk here on many occasions and it has always been an enjoyable occasion. The food is hearty and tasty and has that home made feel to it. There’s always great ales and ciders on offer and the staff are always friendly and...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here before going to demontfort hall for a concert.It is a nice relaxing pub with friendly staff and comfortable surroudings.

1  Thank paul r
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve made regular visits to The Old Horse over the years. You really can’t fault the price of the food for what you receive. Overflowing plates of Sunday lunch (well cooked, including roasts, stuffing and plentiful meat) for just £8.50. Don’t expect haute cuisine dining,...More

Thank Graeme S
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This is a very spacious place with lots of table of all seating capacities. The staff are friendly and helpful. The food and drinks are both good and not too expensive. The service was brilliant as we did not have to wait very long at...More

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The staff could not have been more welcoming and friendly to an 'out-of-towner'! Spent about 5 hours here relaxing on a chaise longue next to a coffin! Excellent prices and delicious chicken. Would highly recommend to everybody!

1  Thank KateHolthamOakley
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Always great atmosphere,nice and bubbly staff friendly good range of drinks and food always cooked nicely Sunday roast carvery very good.

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely staff, nice atmosphere, suitable for families and all kinds of gatherings. Beer garden is lovely on a sunny day. Clean toilets, something I'm very picky about..!Pocket-friendly prices and a fine selection of ales. Can't fault this place. But if I could single out something,...More

1  Thank Elizabeth_Scott3
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We came in for a pub lunch on Saturday and ate in the dining room extension. There was a nice, relaxed atmosphere and all the staff we spoke with were really helpful and friendly. We ordered bangers and mash and the all day cooked breakfast....More

1  Thank PennyPeterC
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We have become regulars here on a Tuesday because of the quiz, we normally eat here too and the food is lovely, plenty, if not too much choice, and all very tasty. Quiz is fun and you can win vouchers for free beer or cider...More

Thank Hilscooper
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

What a find,2 meals in 2 days.Superb food,Superb staff,if you are in the area try this pub out.Watch out for the coffin.

Thank paul l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 198 London Road, Leicester LE2 1NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 254 8384
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