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Cow and Plough

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Stoughton Park, Gartree Road | Oadby, Leicester LE2 2FB, England
+44 116 272 0852
11:00 - 23:00
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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely busy on Sundays so do book in advance, we were a party of 5 having Sunday lunch, staff are all ultra nice and attentive we ordered starters,and main our starts came out in a short space of time, and all were truly delicious I must admit I was very envious of my partner who ordered the garlic mushrooms ,... More 

1 Thank sara k
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is absolutely delicious , the staff are great and the atmosphere is lovely....I could go on and on, but my advise is try it yourself .We will certainly be returning !

Thank MarieFS_12
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a delicious meal here last night. The waitress service was great and the restaurant it's self was great. I was very impressed by the vegetarian selection...so often there is only 2 maybe 3 meals available for me to have and normally one is pasta or risotto and the other is a salad so I was very impressed with... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Please pass on our thanks to all the staff involved in producing and serving our lunch on Tuesday March 14, 2017. Everyone enjoyed their meals and the service was at all times friendly and efficient. The kitchen staff created such attractive, tasty meals. Well done to everyone! We will plan another reunion meal either later in the year or early... More 

Thank Robert L
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Now, I have travelled the breadth of America - from coast to coast (I am not telling you this to brag, I am merely setting my stall out in terms of my credentials to make such a bold statement) and this has to be the best sandwich I have ever had the pleasure of eating. The contents of the aforementioned... More 

Thank Marsy0071
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went back to the Cow and Plough after not being for a while and I had forgotten how great the food is. The burger was amazing and great accompanied by a glass of Strawberry wine. The Apple and Raspberry crumble was fresh, just sweet enough and topped with an inventive crumble. The staff were really friendly especially Becki, who was... More 

Thank carlyashley
Norwich, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited at lunchtime on a Saturday with 4 adults, a 4 year old and a very new baby. We received a warm welcome and were shown to a table with room to park the pram without being a nuisance to other diners. The food was good with a selection of burgers as well as pie ( a proper pie... More 

Thank Sallyt87
Leicester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A bit pricey but very nice for a special occasion. Meals were filling and was nice to try something different for a treat.

Thank lijazocasi
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228 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on Thursday night with friends. We met up for drinks and food. Luckily we booked in advance as restaurant (part) was fully booked. The pies on offer were home made and absolutely brilliant. The service was very good.The waitress was very nice and friendly. Very welcoming. Beers choice including guest Ales was very good. I have visited Cow and... More 

Thank Rameshlcfc
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very comfy and friendly atmosphere. Tasteful decode and excellent service from Bronwyn and the girls. Food was superb and nicely presented at a reasonable price. Excellent beer as well cannot fault our experience. "I'll be back"

Thank prattso

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stoughton Park, Gartree Road | Oadby, Leicester LE2 2FB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 272 0852

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?