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Good Earth Restaurant

19 Free Lane, Leicester LE1 1JX, England
+44 116 262 6260
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“rissoles” (13 reviews)
“salad” (28 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
19 Free Lane, Leicester LE1 1JX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time I had visited, although this place has been there for many years. Quirky decor, and lovely staff. Went to a set menus live band night. Food and atmosphere were great! Will go back to try more veggie treats

Thank cb202020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good Earth is a vegetarian restaurant located on Free Lane in Leicester on the first and second floor of a building, so accessed by stairs. The decor is 'old fashioned'- patterned carpets and so on, but it really fits the setting and relaxed atmosphere. The...More

Thank BJ-HT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have loved this cafe for years and went back after a while today and was still as excellent as ever! Great rissoles , salad and great variety of veggie mains, cakes and vegan options! Plus pot of tea at £1.25 is amazing!! Love it!

Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My teenage son has now fully converted to being veggy and it’s always hard to find somewhere to eat. My daughter and me are not veggy but love this place. I had the mushroom stroganoff and it was to die for. The cake selection is...More

Thank hhearing
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Love the good earth makes me feel healthy and it's so chilled. Nut rissole are amazing and the salads are fab. Cakes too they only take cash so make note!

Thank Katherine P
Reviewed 6 March 2018

I have been going to the Good Earth for years. Still as wonderful as the first time I went. Such a nice setting too, a sense of calm descends as you walk into the place. Fantastic vegetarian food, that non veggies would love too (in...More

1  Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

This is a great place and maintains its high standards for affordable vege food. The salads are delicious . A great place for those wanting a healthy option at a good price . And for a treat the cakes are delicious especially the vegan Oreo...More

Thank liz R
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

If you’re a vegetarian or a vegan, or if like me you just enjoy good-quality vegetarian home-style cooking, you won’t be disappointed here. It’s a bit quirky and a bit quaint and old-fashioned, but I like that about this place. I like the fact that...More

1  Thank Rogerofsouthwark
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Went with my mum for lunch and we both had Stilton and broccoli soup, a veg rissoles and a slice of rose and poppyseed cake and it was absolutely delicious and SO CHEAP! I love it, will definitely return.

Thank Kreacts
Reviewed 9 January 2018

So brilliant, i've been eating here for 20 years. Such a shame it does not open Friday nights, or any night?

Thank Pixie369
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Free Lane, Leicester LE1 1JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 262 6260
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