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The Horse Shepshed


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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The Horse Shepshed (formerly known as The White Horse) is one of the oldest public houses in Shepshed, Leicestershire being close to "The National Forest in Charnwood" & University MArket Town of Loughborough just off of the M1 J23 towards Ashby. The Horse Shepshed is a traditionally built, warm welcoming venue where you can enjoy a relaxing Restaurant & Bar experience with sometimes entertainment too! In 2014 the premises where taken over by two guys Lee & Lloyd with both having extensive backgrounds in Pub/Bar management and Catering. In April 2015 The Horse Shepshed re-opened after a major complimentary extension almost doubling the original size using local contemporary stone giving a country
US$14 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pizza, Pub
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews pizza steak sticky toffee pudding pork belly fish and chips scallops mash bread potatoes curry sunday lunch cooked to perfection the pub busy evening main course tasted amazing fantastic food
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Horse on Saturday with some friends to celebrate my Husbands 50th. As always the staff are really helpful and the service is excellent. I'd rung with a couple of late requests beforehand which had been accomadated with no fuss, this place represents...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DCK488
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very busy always a good sign we had not booked so was given a table. Great service by a waitress who seemed to be doing everything herself. The food was a lot better than we had had on a previous visit so am so glad...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank blondieUnitedKingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my second visit ! I went for pizza again as I had lived it the first time. You get the option of doing half/half so if you can’t decide between a couple, you don’t have to. I really like thin pizzas and these...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank CamilleKams
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Welcoming place, the food is good quality and tasty, good selection of drinks, staff are lovely, but argh....those wooden boards. Curry in a dish, rice in a dish, served on a huge wooden board. Soup in a dish on a wooden board with a handle....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank viklest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Horse for breakfast with a friend. We were able to find a quiet spot and the staff were very happy to accommodate our requests. The food took quite a while to arrive, however, was of a good quality. Hopefully will be visiting again...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DaBaMa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were fortunate to win a completion with a radio station that included an evening meal, a stay in one of the rooms and breakfast. And what a great time we had! We were very warmly greeted upon arrival by a kind lady who showed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Marchell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always great service at this friendly local. They’ve just started serving breakfast, after opening new B&B accommodation. The full English and eggs benedict/ florentine are delicious and great value for money. Crushed Avocado Toast was a little on the small side. Poached instead of fried...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank michellemush80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with work friends for a colleagues leaving party wow this place is wonderful the staff are amazing and the food is excellent would recommend to anyone who hasn’t visited yet especially the locals I will definitely be returning x Thanks guys you were awesome

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 398wendyc
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We were in a party of 28 - pre booked for a Christmas meal. I was a bit concerned about the ability of the restaurant to cope but I was pleasantly surprised. It was extremely busy but the sheer number of staff and their attentiveness...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Suer040153
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

Our visit to the horse for breakfast was lovely the food was beautifully presented and tasted amazing the eggs benedict was outstanding. My partner had a full English and loved it. Lovely coffee and fruit juice for the kids. The children’s breakfast was lovely nothing...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Response from TheHorseShepshed | Property representative |
Hi, apologies it's taken a long time to get back to you which is purely down to the fact we have just appointed someone to look after all of our social media and before hand we did't manage the Trip Advisor page-anyway other... More
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