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Bricklayers Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Main Street, Thornton, Leicester LE6 1AH, England
+44 1530 230808
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (5 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Street, Thornton, Leicester LE6 1AH, England
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Been for Sunday lunch 2 weeks running which we never do first week had beef 2nd week lamb and I can't fault anything this really is a lovely establishment which you can tell is ran very well home cooked food and great atmosphere.

2  Thank mark h
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

A close friend and I attended for a mid week catch up and deal, having had many previous lovely meals here. However upon coming into the building we were ‘greeted’ by Emma and were shouted at! Can you really call this customer service??!!! Safe to...More

2  Thank Beth T
Jan M, Owner at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

WELL this is a disgruntled ex member of staff that needs TO GROW UP

Reviewed 5 January 2018

We've eaten here a couple more times since our first visit and both times really can't fault the place. Service is very friendly, the food is homecooked and just very good to say the least. I mentioned the vegetables in my last review and again...More

1  Thank big-blue-eyes
Reviewed 26 December 2017

We have been to the family Christmas lunch for the past two years now and it was fantastic cant fault it the food was lovely and so was the service nothing was to much trouble one of our grandchildren wanted chicken nuggets chips and beans...More

1  Thank susan g
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Good pub food freshly made to order. Really good steak and ale pie although the pastry top would have been even better with a few more minutes in the oven. Great chips and perfectly cooked veg. Ample portions so no room for dessert, another time...More

1  Thank big-blue-eyes
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch after a walk around the reservoir. The pub was busy but a very pleasant lady found us space in the small snug area. The fact that it was very busy gave you the feeling the food would be good and we...More

Thank david r
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Popped in for lunch on spur of the moment as I was passing this place on Thursday. I had a nice Everards pint and home made Chicken pie. The place is Nice relaxing and cosy. It was busy for Thursday lunch which indicate that the...More

Thank Rameshlcfc
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Came for a couple of beers. Served great beer with lovely service. Nice and cosy in the summer, bet it is in the winter too!

Thank drvic1987
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We had great meals , and good service , nice pub atmosphere, Had a couple of lovely Gins , .. Enjoyed by all . Good way to end the week . Will be back .

Thank kazzala2015
Jan M, Owner at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely review glad to hear our food & service was great, looking forward to your return

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful night... 2 fat, full happy tummy (2 steak, chips, all the gubbins, and 2 Small glasses house wine for £18.95 - bargain!!!) Oh, and a really yummy apple and cinnamon pie (we are piglets). Cannot fault this lovely pub; brilliant atmosphere. We went for...More

Thank BecksAsInBeer
Jan M, Owner at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

we are so pleased you went away full & happy and enjoyed your visit with us I have to say the Bricklayers Arms is a beautiful pub with lovely customers we are very fortunate. As to the rhubarb gin it is one of my favourites...More

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David S
3 April 2017|
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Response from Jan M | Property representative |
Our beautiful pub is dog friendly, as long as your dog is kept on a lead at all times and will not allowed in the carpeted dining room otherwise there are two other rooms and a very large beer garden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Thornton, Leicester LE6 1AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 1530 230808
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