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The Grey Lady

Sharpley Hill, Newtown Linford LE6 0AH, England
+44 1530 243558
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (17 reviews)
“sea bass” (10 reviews)
“beef” (28 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Sharpley Hill, Newtown Linford LE6 0AH, England
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1 - 10 of 714 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My first trip to the grey lady but will be back. The taster menu was incredible. Staff couldn’t do more for you! Thanks for such a great evening.

Thank Tom_D_3635
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your comments. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your first Grey Lady experience, and found the Taster Menu to be incredible. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We hadn't been to the Grey Lady for a while, and I wanted somewhere special for a double celebration meal. My parents 60th anniversary and my husband's 60th birthday. I booked a few weeks ago by email, the lady was very helpful and friendly. On...More

Thank crantocknewquay
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Wow!... What a lovely review. It is always appreciated when our customers take the time to share their experience of our restaurant so thank you. We are delighted to hear that the double celebration was enjoyed by all and that the service and food received...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grey Lady is very elegant, with clean modern furnishing. There were four of us for lunch and we all took advantage of the fixed price menu. Two of us had mackerel, one beef wellington and one chicken. All were beautifully presented and of excellent...More

Thank Roger H
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks for your kind comments. We are pleased to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your recent lunch and found our food to be well presented and of excellent quality. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Grey Lady again in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow - I mean WOW !! If you ever thought you liked Roast Beef for a Sunday dinner then you HAVE to come to The Grey Lady. Seriously, what is not to like (except it might be a bit pricey for some hence 4* not...More

Thank Rob S
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Wow... what a brilliant review (and title!) Thank you. It is amazing to hear that you feel our Sunday roast is the best in Leicestershire and you consistently enjoy our food, particularly our roast beef. We appreciate your kind comments and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Facing on one side Hunt's Hill, the Grey Lady is a stunning place to enjoy a drink in its beautiful garden with plenty of nice seating outdoors. The well decorated interior creates a lovely atmosphere for an unforgettable meal. The taster formula at 25£ is...More

Thank Silvano S
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review your Grey Lady experience. We are very fortunate to be situated in a stunning location and take great pride and care of our gardens. It is fantastic to hear that you believe our decor creates a lovely...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made a return visit for a family birthday lunch. As usual the food and service was excellent. I cannot understand earlier reviews on here criticising the staff, we have always found them welcoming, courteous and obliging. I certainly would not hesitate in strongly recommending...More

2  Thank Mike C
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We really appreciate your kind comments about our staff, we feel very fortunate to have a fantastic team who we are very proud of. It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed your recent family birthday lunch and found...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant recently two couples for an evening meal. The gardens are beautiful and the restaurant is very tranquil in its decor. Both couples thought the menu was very limiting not a lot of range to choose from. The two ladies chose the...More

1  Thank HFH245
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are very sorry to hear that you felt our menu was limited, we often receive great feedback about the options available so were shocked to learn you did not agree. We have spoken with waiting staff who have explained...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tasty & delicious . The food is very nicely presented . I had the Brie tart for starter , a very generous portion . Perfect moist chicken for main and hazelnut panacotta with honeycomb for desserts . Very attentive waiting staff & pleasant ambience...More

Thank SwallowD
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks for your kind comments about your recent meal at The Grey Lady. It is excellent to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed our food and found it to be delicious and well presented. We hope to welcome you to our restaurant again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at the Grey Lady this week to celebrate our 3rd Anniversary, and couldn’t have wished for a better experience. We were welcomed to the restaurant by friendly staff, who had remembered the occasion and sat us in the sunshine with a drink...More

1  Thank Peter F
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to hear that you had a perfect evening celebrating your anniversary at The Grey Lady, so much so that you could not have wished for a better experience. We are fortunate to have a fantastic team...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food was lovely but need bit more of a professional approach with regard to service not particularly attentive or interested or accommodating just seemed to be young kids earning a bit or pocket money need a bit of training on customer service skills also didn't...More

1  Thank BerylBlossom
Management555, Manager at The Grey Lady, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts of your Grey Lady experience. It is great to hear that you could not fault the food but, we are sorry and shocked to learn that you felt our younger members of staff lacked a...More

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stephen9842018
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Response from Emma F | Reviewed this property |
No I wouldn’t think so unless guise dog
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Marianne C
6 November 2017|
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Response from siouxsie2sioux | Reviewed this property |
smart casual
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25 October 2017|
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Response from Robin C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but may be booked up by now....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sharpley Hill, Newtown Linford LE6 0AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Newtown Linford
  • Phone Number: +44 1530 243558
  • E-mail
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