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The Boot Room Restaurant

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British, English, Contemporary
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27-29 Millstone Lane, Leicester LE1 5JN, England
0116 262 2555
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Occupying a former Leicester shoe factory, The Boot Room restaurant in...
Occupying a former Leicester shoe factory, The Boot Room restaurant in Leicester, serves simple, yet special food made with fresh, quality & seasonal ingredients. The Boot Room restaurant has quickly become one of Leicester’s premier restaurants, supported by the comfortable and relaxed atmosphere with just a hint of the buildings industrial past. We have a simple and effective philosophy to “Buy quality ingredients, treat them well, and let your customer enjoy the experience.” The Boot Room is owned by Stephen and Tracey Fitzpatrick who also run The Joiners, a successful restaurant in Bruntingthorpe, Leicestershire.
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  • 90
    Excellent
  • 68
    Very good
  • 32
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Big Improvements, well done!

Food is really on the up here. Lets hope the kitchen can continue this trend. General menu hadn't `t changed much since last visit although the specials had. Its the quality of the food that has changed. Shell fish starters are really nice. Prawn dish big improvement. Steaks superb cooked as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
TG911
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Hinckley, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
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207 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Booked this restaurant for my boyfriends 30th birthday, we had 20 people on our table and I can't fault the food or staff at all, Laura the manager was very helpful with the booking and setting the table up with balloons before we all arrived. All the staff that served us were lovely. The food came out all together and... More 

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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68 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Food is really on the up here. Lets hope the kitchen can continue this trend. General menu hadn't `t changed much since last visit although the specials had. Its the quality of the food that has changed. Shell fish starters are really nice. Prawn dish big improvement. Steaks superb cooked as requested and great meat. Fish perfectly cooked too. Signature... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This is my second visit in less than a month and I honestly thought it was going to be as good as it had been the last time. It wasn't. It was even better. I genuinely cannot remember eating a better meal in a restaurant. The fillet steak medallions were so good I could have eaten another plateful even though... More 

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22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Had lunch here with friends, good food, good wine, friendly and efficient staff. Would recommend and would return, I would like to have an evening meal here, maybe next time.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant rates a mitchlin guide mention,the other comments are not inaccurate, however there is room for plenty improvement. 1. I think they need to move the 3 small tables from the entrance/bar area, because this gets very crowded and is not pleasent for the diners in our case we had a ladies bottom perched on our table while I... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Anniversary meal, never been before and pleased that we went. Reasonable priced, would like to see a more varied drinks menu but food menu had a good selection. Floor staff attentive.

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East Midlands
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66 restaurant reviews
176 helpful votes 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

The Bootroom appealed online and on tripadvisor so we decided to give it a try. Well we were not disappointed. Really nicely decorated. Modern, contemporary. The people were lovely and attentive. The food very nicely presented on very ht plates, for a very competitive price! What more could anyone want on a Friday night, in a city centre venue? We... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Came here on Saturday night at 9pm with no reservation but luckily got a table and pleased we did. Great food, great service, comfortable and enjoyable. Can recommend the pigeon starter and pork belly main

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Came in on St Patrick's Day to find that there was a discounted 3 course set menu. The risotto starter was cooked perfectly and fresh. The pie was lovely, came with a thick filling. Possibly bought in pastry though? Finally, the desert souffle was 10/10!! Couldn't fault! The service was also excellent! Well worth visiting this quaint place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Been here a few times and the service and food are both good. I've had the steak a few times as I'm a steak lover and it is of very good quality in my opinion. There's a good chic of menu and the service is pretty good. Go for the CBA Tuesdays set menu but it give you a good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27-29 Millstone Lane, Leicester LE1 5JN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: 0116 262 2555

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14 - 55
  • Cuisine: British, English, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Doing business

Description

Occupying a former Leicester shoe factory, The Boot Room restaurant in Leicester, serves simple, yet special food made with fresh, quality & seasonal ingredients. The Boot Room restaurant has quickly become one of Leicester’s premier restaurants, supported by the comfortable and relaxed atmosphere with just a hint of the buildings industrial past. We have a simple and effective philosophy to “Buy quality ingredients, treat them well, and let your customer enjoy the experience.” The Boot Room is owned by Stephen and Tracey Fitzpatrick who also run The Joiners, a successful restaurant in Bruntingthorpe, Leicestershire.
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?