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The Windmill Inn

Brascote | Brascote, Newbold Verdon, Leicester LE9 9LE, England
+44 1455 824433
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pie” (30 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Gastropub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Brascote | Brascote, Newbold Verdon, Leicester LE9 9LE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What an amazing find! I would recommend anyone to visit this place. Great service and we were blown away by the food and and the fact it was reasonably priced was a bonus! Definitely coming here again! 5* superb.

Thank Pbo0th4531
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with friends. We had 5 starters and mains. Everybody enjoyed their choices. Hake fillet in parsley sauce was excellent and very filling. Our friend from South Africa is used to fresh seafood cooked well - he loved the scallops and black pudding as a...More

Thank Lambsy1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the initial welcome from Sophie, to the stunning meal, I had hake and my wife had the steak pie (fully loaded and made to order) the meal and drinks were faultless. I would recommend this place every time. Many thanks The Windmill.... see you...More

Thank Chris A
Steve B, Owner at The Windmill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review Chris, so glad you found us and that you both enjoyed your Anniversary lunch at the Windmill. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Sophie

Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in at lunchtime for a cheeky anniversary lunch. So glad we did, the food was stunning. The steak pie was superb, as was the fish my hubby had. Definitely be back again. Going to try pie night on a Monday if today's was...More

Thank 116dawna
Steve B, Owner at The Windmill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was a pleasure to serve you both for your Anniversary lunch and glad you enjoyed your homemade fillet pie (as opposed to your first choice of salad :). Look forward to seeing you both for pie and live music Mondays! kind regards Sophie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were so kind and considerate towards us; they did everything to make us feel welcome. Drinks were great too - definitely worth a visit if you're a fan of gin; the gin selection was wonderful.

Thank riyapatel1996
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Windmill for Sunday lunch with family, after checking it was ok to bring our little pampered pooch Toby, our Yorkie, with us. We were assured a nice table and all was booked in advance. Upon arrival we were delighted by the interior...More

Thank Princesspariz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

staff very helpful, food good, service and attendance very good, it would have been an excellent description only for the fact that seating and tables appear to be crammed in to accommodate more than what I would consider appropriate (my opinion ) this lead to...More

Thank Keith R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our first visit. The food was excellent and the staff were extremely efficient, helpful and very friendly. We will be back and will be happy to recommend The Windmill to our family and friends.

Thank Francis N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My GF and I visited on a Saturday evening. The standard of the food was delicious. We had the Beetroot soup for starter followed by the southern fried chicken with fondue and Korean BBQ Chicken for mains. Both main courses were excellent and the presentation...More

Thank Will3349
Reviewed May 17, 2018

My Sunday lunch began with a creamy and flavoursome curried coconut and lentil soup that had just a mild kick in the aftertaste. I'm not a big soup fan, but this was delicious. That was followed by a generous Sunday Roast, with vegetables and accompanied...More

Thank ambion
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Brenda E
April 30, 2018|
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Response from Steve B | Property representative |
We do Brenda. We are a member of Brit stop.
February 25, 2018|
Response from Steve B | Property representative |
Absolutely. We really do welcome children and have a kiddies menu available. Plus kids eat free Monday to Thursday 12 till 1 and 6 till 7 if you dine from our a late carte menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brascote | Brascote, Newbold Verdon, Leicester LE9 9LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 1455 824433
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Enjoy a contemporary informal dining experience within a traditional country pub setting or just come for a drink in The Windmill Inn's relaxing bar atmosphere. Open Every Day Lunchtime and Evening (Restaurant closed Sunday evenings).
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