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The Forge Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Street | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DG, England
+44 116 287 1702
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (30 reviews)
“mixed grill” (15 reviews)
“sunday roast” (14 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Main Street | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DG, England
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1 - 10 of 390 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Partners birthday outing with family Bradgate Park then lunch (12/5). We were very very surprised - food was not the usual pub grub - especially being vegetarian - we were not expecting much but this was was different and really tasty - portion sizes were...More

Thank ZaraD15
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Arranged a Sunday lunch visit for after in law over from Spain , had not been to The forge for 30 years and was very impressed at the car park / outside area , went in ordered drinks before meal to wait for family to...More

1  Thank carney34
Reviewed 6 days ago

After arriving at The Forge Inn we were seated and the waitress took our order. I questioned to waitress in the chicken skewers to whether any nuts or peanuts were in the dish as it was asian inspired, informing her that I was severely allergic....More

Thank Rady2018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for lunch and were met with a lovely warm welcome. This place is very well presented internally/externally and has an excellent Front of House team. Staff are very accommodating and work methodically. I had the pasta and husband had one of the hot...More

3  Thank Familyoffive001
Reviewed 19 April 2018

We dined as a party of 4. Service was quick, and food was excellent. Starters were tasty and mains were superb, especially the mixed grill. Too full for desert but ended up sharing a waffle. The service throughout the night was superb, and never did...More

3  Thank Glyn J
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Very nice decor and spacious pub with a warm and welcoming feeling. Although live quite near I haven’t been to this pub for quite a while and will now be a regular visitor. The food was extremely good nicely served by staff with genuine smiles...More

1  Thank Winks6
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Recently booked the Private Dining area for my partners 40th Birthday celebrations and had a fantastic experience. Food was excellent, service was good, staff are good overall couldn’t fault it. The room was laid out to accommodate 16 people comfortably. The party had a selection...More

3  Thank geoffnvickeh21
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We were a group of 6 eating on Bank Holiday Friday. Very busy time, but the service was excellent. Staff knew what they were doing. Not a problem when a couple of the party asked for non standard menu selection. All the food was really...More

1  Thank E S
Reviewed 26 March 2018

I hope whoever owns the Forge appreciates the hard working staff they are lucky enough to have. Visited Tuesday for lunch in a party of four and it was obvious that there were more customers than they had expected. They were short staffed but the...More

1  Thank Clifford A
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We were welcomed into the forge by a cheerful member of staff at the bar and directed through to the restaurant. The waitresses were equally helpful from start to finish. Most of the party opted for Sunday roasts of beef and chicken and were very...More

1  Thank Nicola S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 287 1702
  • E-mail
Description
The Forge Inn - Village Pub & Dining is Passionate about Freshly Prepared, Sustainably Sourced Food, Cask Ale & Wine - We love what we do & like most businesses we are not perfect but we try hard- so if we get it wrong give us a chance to put it right! :) x
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