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Leicester's Restaurant

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8 High Street | High Street, Bridgend CF32 0HP, Wales
+44 1656 657644
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12:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 15:00 - 17:30
Mon - Sat 18:30 - 21:30
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for my mother's 70th birthday. The menu was varied, and vegetarian options although few in number were great in content. The venue is beautiful, small and well presented. The service was mostly great, it was a bit lengthy from dessert to managing to pay but was attentive and friendly. All in all a classy dining experience for a... More 

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greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear you enjoyed. I will pass the comments along to our Kitchen and Front of House teams. We hope to see you again very soon More 

Bridgend, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our third visit in the last 9 months and it gets better every time. We took advantage of the £49 for 2 offer which was excellent value. The food and service was outstanding. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

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greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. I will pass the comments along to our Kitchen and Front of House teams. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

Llantwit Major, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful date night at the restaurant last week. This is our third time there. The quality of the food is outstanding, and the staff are very friendly. Lovely choices on the menu. Worth a visit or two! We will be going back.

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greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

Pencoed, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and service was outstanding even made a fuss of us as it was our anniversary also had a complimentary glass of fizz highly recommend xx

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greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! We hope to see you again very soon! More 

Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Smallish but tasty freshly prepared portions. Service a bit slow but high standard. Good ambience and quality surrounds.

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Thank Allan J
greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! I'm sorry to hear you found the service on the slow side, i will pass your comments along to our front of house team. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on my husband's Birthday. Food was delicious, service was good. The decor is very lovely and gives a posh feeling. We had an enjoyable time and will return.

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greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

Bridgend, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want quality cooking and good service this is the only place to dine in the Bridgend area. (It's not the only Bridgend restaurant mentioned in the Michelin Guide 2017 for nothing.) Six of us dined here on a Friday evening and were not disappointed. From the moment we walked in and were offered an aperitif while we perused... More 

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greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

Swansea County, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Couldn't be happier with our visit on a lunchtime. The staff went out of their way to adjust a meal for a 3year old. A straight forward but welcomed change. We were delighted and will definitely visit Lesters again x

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greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. I will pass the comments along to our Kitchen and Front of House teams. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went there last night for dinner it all started out nicely we were offered pre drinks and had are order taken we sat on the left lounge which was slightly cold I had to turn on Radiator we went through to dinning room they offered us bread but no choice only white !! The butter was served on a... More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My wife and I had a wonderful experience when we celebrated our birthday and anniversary. The glass of procecco was a nice touch.

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greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. I will pass the comments along to our Kitchen and Front of House teams. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$39
Cuisine
British, Welsh, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 High Street | High Street, Bridgend CF32 0HP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Bridgend
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 657644
Description
Leicester's Restaurant is tucked inside the charming Great House Hotel in Bridgend, in the rolling green valleys of South Wales, perfect for any kind of getaway. Holding 2 coveted AA Rosettes and twice named Country Restaurant of the Year, Leicester's Restaurant is worth going out of the way for. Fresh Welsh products are used as often as possible, and the restaurant strives to use organic local produce wherever possible, including fresh fish caught in nearby Porthcawl. Sample a terrine of free range chicken and foie gras with parsnip puree and house dried figs, or the justifiably famous Welsh beef, served in a red wine and shallot sauce on creamed cabbage. Lunch specials are also worth a look.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?