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The Royal Oak Gastro Pub

££ - £££, British,
26 The Green, Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
+44 1509 843694
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (5 reviews)
“ham hock” (2 reviews)
“cheeseboard” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 16:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
26 The Green, Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've visited this place in many occasions, always very good. Last time I had a chicken pie, really enjoyed, my partner had a hake very good as well.

Thank Departure34910580881
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit this pub regularly as it’s one of our locals so sometimes I take for granted just how brilliant it is! The pub itself has a lovely cosy environment with a warm welcome from the staff whenever you arrive. The thing that makes The...More

Thank Jessica P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Riyal Oak after a lot of research having recently moving into a neighbouring village. It all started off really well. We were greeted at the bar by friendly staff who seated us early at our table. The two waitresses who served us...More

2  Thank Lulu8847
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful food and friendly staff in really nice surroundings. Great menu, loved the stuffed onion, sooo nice! Will be back soon.

Thank littletinkershell449
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a joint birthday meal for myself & my daughter, we have been to The Royal Oak before & always had fantastic food, so the idea of a Pie Night sounded fun & informal. We ordered 2 Chicken & Ham Hock pies, 1 Lamb...More

Thank JC181055
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Without doubt the best pub and restaurant we have been to. Set In a lovely countryside village The Royal Oak is totally outstanding. It's extremely smart inside but still has the country pub feel. The staff are really helpful friendly and work really hard always...More

Thank DaveH801
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

I took two cilents for dinner to discus a potcj we were presenting the following day. Their comments the following day were, excellent dinner, great service and really nice atomosphere. Thank you to the team at the oak.

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The pub is lovely. Cosy with understated and tasteful decor. We arrived half an hour early for our pre booked table at 6.30pm. The pub was fairly busy and had a lively pleasant atmosphere and we were given a very pleasant welcome by the landlord/manager....More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Nice local restaurant, good friendly service. Great value and good standard early bird menu. Although the Al a Carte and Sunday Carvery Dinner also good.

Thank Inspiration817998
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Needed to stay in the area for work and found this well amazing spot. The pub and restaurant is very cosy and modern with excellent food. The accommodation is unusual being 12 rooms behind the pub like little houses parking in front of each too....More

Thank 280emmai
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Sarah S
14 November 2018|
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Response from Raffiella11 | Reviewed this property |
hi great place, great food, but unfortunately no dogs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 The Green, Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Loughborough  >  Long Whatton
  • Phone Number: +44 1509 843694
  • E-mail
A chic village gastropub with rooms, located 3.1 miles from East Midlands Airport, 4.6 miles off the M1 motorway and 5.3 miles from the Great Central Railway. The contemporary rooms have en suite shower rooms with luxury toiletries, as well as 32-inch flat-screen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities, mini fridges and the superior room has extra space and a sofa area. A full English or continental breakfast is included, while an upscale modern British menu is served in the rustic-chic pub, which has exposed brick details, beamed ceilings and fireplaces.
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