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Royal Horse Shoes

Melton Road, Waltham on the Wolds, Melton Mowbray LE14 4AJ, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a large group of 12 plus a baby and all needed a place to eat on our final day altogether on our holiday. We turned up with no booking and the waitress was extremely welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. We arrived for lunch and the choice was vast. All meals £8.95. The lasagne was huge and... More 

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We stayed as we were attending a wedding reception at the village hall. Our room was smallish, BUT, immaculately clean, and perfectly big enough for the two of us ( & the husband is 6'6"). Had the most comfy bed in the world. The fact that the rooms are not in, or above, the actual pub, gave it more of... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We booked all four rooms for a night in the country. The rooms were cosy, well appointed, clean and very comfortable - great value for money. The pub itself was great. Mick the Landlord was very accommodating and made us feel completely at home, even though we were burning the midnight oil and the only patrons left till the wee... More 

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Looked like a good, traditional village pub, but we didn't get the chance to find out. Despite being the only pub in this rural Vale of Belvoir village, we were informed by the staff that they do not allow dogs on the premises. There was a carpeted dining room, and we fully understand any reticence to encourage dogs into this... More 

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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times before I just thought this time I'd write a review Excellent service friendly staff absolutely fantastic food freshly cooked to order great portion very well presented and great value for money

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We arrived almost too late for Sunday lunch but were allowed to order, though one of the waitresses seemed a bit put out and said we should hurry up. The lunch was superb, and no problems with gluten-free provision for me. The general ambience was lovely; wish we had somewhere like this near home! We didn't stay here, so can't... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Food quality fair only. Expected the staff but be good after reading reviews but found them surly. Toilets were dirty and in need of a make over. Won't be visiting again. The pub had lost its charisma that we remembered.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Stayed at The Royal Horse Shoes for one night on 7th July. It’s a.ten minute drive from Melton Mowbray. This is a great little place that is popular with the locals not only for the great beers but the top quality food on offer, it was friendly and had a good atmosphere. The night of our stay, Monday, was ‘Pie... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Having visited before for drinks we took my father here for his birthday treat. he's having a bit of trouble with mobility at present but I think we would have had difficulty to find any where that gave us better servie. We were able to pull up outside so he didn't have too far to walk and as soon as... More 

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Marlow, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here as no other hotels in the vicinity. Accommodation is in a separate block behind the pubs, an annexe of just 4 fairly small rooms. Really nice, warm comfortable rooms, bed was really good and nice hot shower. Excellent pub food and drink. Breakfast was a full English cooked by the owner, Mick. Would definitely stay here again, without... More 

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