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The Admiral Hornblower

££ - £££, British,
64 High Street, Oakham LE15 6AS, England
+44 1572 723004
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“stuffing” (4 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
64 High Street, Oakham LE15 6AS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Admiral Hornblower has an attractive beer garden, carefully secluded from the road. I ordered a salmon and scrambled egg bagel with triple fried chips for lunch. It was well prepared and presented and very tasty. My partner had a croque madame toasted sandwich which...More

Thank DunelmArts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atmosphere very chilled perfect for a sunny lunch time. Staff attentive and cheerful which is always a lovely experience. Food was wonderful. Sharing antipasti board with a side order of triple cooked chips (out of this world). Beef & gammon burger, nice twist. Beef sandwich...More

Thank karen h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped into the Hornblower as we had heard some good things from friends on the new owners and it was a quiet night. the restruant had 3 and the bar had a few tables where people were eating too. We opted for mains only...More

Thank KTRutland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for a mid week meal and only three tables in the restaurant were taken, we were seated near the door to the car park and unfortunately this meant a lot of people walking past our table and a cold draught every time the...More

1  Thank Freewheeler1065
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived at end of service but they were very accommodating.We ordered a sharing board and selection of small bites for the boys.The sharing board was very tasty and imaginative, the boys really enjoyed the whole experience they were so relaxed.Had the opportunity the view the...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Oakham for a few days and had a drink in the fab beer garden and decided to book a table for dinner. Food was gorgeous, I couldn't fault the service and very reasonably priced. Yes I'm going back.

Thank ManDebKen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Sunday around 4.30pm and both the staff and the food were excellent. Set price menu which was 2 courses for £18.95 and 3 courses were £22.95 but well worth the price as the food was superb. Try the dressed crab, just...More

Thank RObbo60_11
The M, Front Office Manager at The Admiral Hornblower, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review we appreciate you taking the time to send it. I will pass on your comments to the chef and all the staff concerned. Kind regards Angela

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came in for a drink on a Saturday afternoon, the inside was nicely furnished and they had a lovely spacious beer garden, the only thing that let it down was the drinks, the wine tasted like it had been open for a long time and...More

Thank Keith C
The M, Front Office Manager at The Admiral Hornblower, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. It's hard to understand your comments regarding the wine issues because will sell a hugh amount of wine every day. Wine does not stay for more than a hour in the chiller cabinet. However we will look into your issues...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We dined here while in town for Birdfair. The atmosphere is really good - a nice ambience and friendly clientele. The food was really brilliant. We both had seafood for starter and main course and then absolutely excellent desserts (so rare to find a place...More

1  Thank redsandyboy
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We decided to pop in here for a coffee after shopping in Oakham on a Wednesday afternoon. We stayed for 4 hours! We sat in the garden with coffees, which were excellent. Then we had a beer, which was also excellent. Then we decided to...More

Thank JH41
The M, Front Office Manager at The Admiral Hornblower, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It was very kind of you to take the time and much appreciated by all members of staff. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Angela

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 High Street, Oakham LE15 6AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Oakham
  • Phone Number: +44 1572 723004
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