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Good Earth Restaurant

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19 Free Lane, Leicester LE1 1JX, England
+44 116 262 6260
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Sat 12:00 - 16:00
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the whole experience was a pleasure food service and atmosphere. Excellent in every way. It is a hidden gem but very busy whenever we visit.

Thank Gillian m
Kibworth Beauchamp, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just off a side street, well worth the hunt, apparently has been a vegetarian/vegan restaurant for 53 years, daughter now in charge of the kitchen. Serves up a great selection of hot and cold dishes, so pleased I have found it, will become a regular visitor, even if its just for coffee and cake. Lots of memorabilia on the walls... More 

Thank Chris B
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hadn't visited the restaurant for a year or so... I have to say it is still as quirky, welcoming and thoroughly pleasant as I remember it. The staff are cheerful and helpful and the food is fantastic. I am not a vegetarian but I do enjoy the food! Well done... another satisfied customer.

1 Thank coachman444
Leicester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, all freshly prepared, friendly and helpful staff, gentle atmosphere. There are plenty of choices, including vegan options. I suspect there may be fewer options later in the afternoon. Very reasonably priced.

Thank ErasmusFH
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for a late lunch. Plenty of options for a vegan. Food was lovely and the staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely go back again.

Thank Hayley M
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I've been coming her since I was a child and love the rissoles...very good clean food. Nice cosy environment, maybe a little on the expensive side.

Thank Hotel-Motel91
Leicester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

I used to go to the Good Earth years ago and upon returning have found it just as wonderful as it always was. The food so fresh and nutritious.

1 Thank Chris B
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Fantastic home cooked food,all vegetarian,better than any pub food you will buy.All ingredients are fresh,nothing is frozen,this restaurant really is better than anywhere else I've ever been to.I really can't praise it highly enough,well worth a visit,you won't be disappointed.

1 Thank James M
Leicester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

As a vegan, I have tended to steered clear of The Good Earth because many of their dishes feature cheese and there is usually a strong smell of cheese in the restaurant. I also don't like to eat from buffets that are uncovered and in range of coughs and sneezes! Having visited rather reluctantly in Nov 2016, I will definitely... More 

Thank Jill W
Leicester, England, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

What a wonderful restaurant, good food, amazing staff. I went today with my two colleagues who are not vegetarians. And we had the most amazing food. I am a vegetarian and its nice to go to a restaurant and have a great choice of foods to choose from, rather than just the one choice of pasta. We will be going... More 

1 Thank Tracey B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
British, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 16:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?