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The Windmill Inn

) #9 of 971 Restaurants in Leicester €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, European,
Brascote | Brascote, Newbold Verdon, Leicester LE9 9LE, England
+44 1455 824433
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Gastropub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Brascote | Brascote, Newbold Verdon, Leicester LE9 9LE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely bar food , but when ordering the fish and chips, ask for it to be served without the paper between the plate and food. You end up eating the paper! Not the tastiest aspect of the otherwise good meal.

Thank roggiesdad
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here for dinner the day before a wedding with friends. Lovely atmosphere and great decor. The food was very good and decent value, would definitely visit again if in the area.

Thank RachPat13
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great night out - best spare ribs ever - lovely homemade pies (Monday is Pie Night) and cracking real ales with lovely staff. Never been before - away on a long golf weekend - but would put down as my best pub meal in a...More

Thank Philip N
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a delightful find. I came here with my husband for a weekday lunch as we had booked time off work for a 'date day'. We wanted to try somewhere new that served quality food and I am happy to say we did just that...More

Thank hydelucia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten here a few times now, but this was the most recent visit and the first on a "specials" night - Pie Night as it happens. A good selection of beers is always a decent start and add to that great value from a...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second visit to this gastro pub and we were not disappointed. Mondays are to be recommended as they are pie nights and very good value.

Thank Strells
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here a few times and would say the food and service is excellent. My only gripe is that everytime we have been the table always feels unclean and sticky which is a bit off putting.

Thank 14mj1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I first visited the Windmill for lunch a couple weeks back with a friend and was blown away by the amazing meal I had. The mushroom starter was packed full of flavour and the pie main I had was like no other I have ever...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd not visited for many years. Pie night on Mondays enticed us along! So glad we went. The pies were amazing and alongside homemade chips and crunchy veg our portion sizes for £8 each were fantastic! Only slight let down was that we ordered the...More

Thank Marchell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit this Restaurant regularly and can only report good things. Staff as usual friendly, courteous and efficient. We were a party of five and had a varied menu but all agreed excellent food, presentation and service. Even though it was lunch-time the atmosphere was comfortable...More

Thank lists2017
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Questions & Answers
13 August 2015|
Response from Steve B | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for your enquiry. Apologies for the delayed response but I have been away. We regularly cater for parties of this size and would love to discuss requirements with you. Give us a call on 01455 824433
13 August 2015|
Response from Wongy2848 | Reviewed this property |
My apologies for the silence as I've been away for a very long while. In my opinion it's best to contact the restaurant directly for more exact information. I've confirmation that they would dress up tables with tablecloth... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$52
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brascote | Brascote, Newbold Verdon, Leicester LE9 9LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 1455 824433
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Enjoy a contemporary informal dining experience within a traditional country pub setting or just come for a drink in The Windmill Inn's relaxing bar atmosphere. Open Every Day Lunchtime and Evening (Restaurant closed Sunday evenings).
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