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The Railway - Steamin Billy

Hawley Road Station Road | Hinckley, Hinckley LE10 1AP, England
+44 1455 612399
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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British, Pub, Healthy, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Hawley Road Station Road | Hinckley, Hinckley LE10 1AP, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Better since its been refurbed, the seating is more comfortable. We normally drink at The White Bear, but as we had just got off the train, we stopped by. San Miguel on tap, happy days. Double rhubarb and ginger gin, with soda, an eye watering...More

Thank lozpaul27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we visited The Railway for Sunday dinner. We had mushroom risotto, lamb, beef, pork belly then a side of cauliflower cheese and a big pig in blanket. The mains were served with vegetables to share. The food was delicious and was the best food...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited yet again today with family, food was excellent as per very it was very busy so had a slight wait but worth it!

Thank 42peteg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant part of this place was very good and the food was excellent. Well priced( good portions and very good. The service was very good and if you like good quality pub food, this is well worth a visit.

Thank Tasmin100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for Sunday Lunch for the first time after having had a poor experience many months ago, following the previous Managers departure. Under Chris, this was a well run establishment offering great food. Things declined after Chris's departure and we had a few bad experiences...More

Thank JNB1963
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Hard working staff. Just expect a loonng wait for your meal. 50 mins after ordering is not good. Happened a couple of times now. Also, not enough high chairs. You've got to book beforehand apparently? Que? Shame, because the food is always excellent.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Vintage decor, great ale and food. My partner enjoyed the array of gins, especially the Parma Violet one.

Thank gelvisblue
Reviewed 30 August 2018

.... on closer study inspection it is another for me to avoid - Truflle & Mushroom Rissotto sounded right up my street, especially having beem told it was home made! Yeah home made from a packet ................ because second time I asked for the truffles...More

Thank UnbiasedDavid
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food at a great price, can not fault them on anything, would highly recommend this restaurant

Thank WJH1
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and i visited the Steaming Billy in Hinckley, Leicestershire, to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary. We had not booked, but it wasn't a problem, we were shown to a table in a lovely position. We ordered our drinks and were given menu's, we...More

Thank Janice P
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Questions & Answers
26 August 2018|
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
Yes have had Christmas Day dinner here, excellent value and well cooked.
13 December 2017|
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Response from Adam C | Property representative |
Hello... MULLED WINE Is Available during December, Up to Christmas and beyond...
12 June 2016|
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Response from Penny J | Reviewed this property |
Hi Im sorry no idea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hawley Road Station Road | Hinckley, Hinckley LE10 1AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Hinckley
  • Phone Number: +44 1455 612399
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The Railway is ideally situated between Hinckley town centre and the train station in this expanding market town. Hinckley is the second largest town in Leicestershire with a history dating back to Saxon times. It is the home of Triumph motorcycles. Real Ale and Continental beers The Railway offers 7 hand pulled real ales and a traditional Scrumpy Cider on draught, alongside continental lagers and fruit beers including Sagres and Meister Pils. A fantastic setting The Railway offers an al fresco seating area and private car park with a secluded rear beer garden. The Railway is ideally located for Tigers fans looking for pre and post match refreshment catching the train. Well behaved dogs are welcome at the Railway in the bar areas and garden with water bowls provided. Excellent facilities The Railway has an excellent restaurant area ideal for great lunches and traditional British fodder till 9 pm including traditional beer battered fish and chips and our popular Thursday Steak Night. There are three open fires, dart board and four trading areas for you to get comfy and enjoy the great beer and great british fodder ! Christopher the Landlord is always happy to welcome you and discuss your party requirements.
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