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Observatory Beefeater

Meridian Way | Thorpe Astley, The Observatory, Leicester LE19 1LU, England
+44 116 289 0945
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (91 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Meridian Way | Thorpe Astley, The Observatory, Leicester LE19 1LU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

very good, all round atmosphere very welcoming, food cannot fault it cooked to perfection, compliments to steve the chef. waitress joley very friendly and efficient. all round very nice experience, will definatley visit again in the very near future. jac and paul carr

Thank Kirsty C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Breakfast this morning great value and great service Tilly and Daniel p very good Very nice fresh breakfast and excellent value

Thank richhebbs
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food, great staff . Met friends for dinner and as usual 'The Observatory' delivered a great dining experience. Friendly staff and good food...perfect combination.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are some not so good Beefeater places but this one was OK. I got exactly what I ordered. There was a nice sensible time between the starter and main course - the only downside for me was being asked by three separate people if...More

Thank Danny W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with our two year old for lunch, there was a high chair and some colouring pencils as well as a balloon as we left, we felt very welcome and the staff all interacted lovely with our little one. A cheaper lunch time menu £5...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don’t usually feel the need to write a TripAdvisor review, however, this place really did make its mark on me. My wife and I visited here after travelling from Liverpool and can only compliment everything about it! First of all, we had a drink...More

1  Thank KexPDex67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We both had a very nice meal. I had the Mixed Grill and a friend of mine had the Grilled Salmon. I can highly recommend the mixed grill as I have had this in 3 different Beefeater's now and all were very good! The service...More

1  Thank surfski2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have come to the conclusion, that if you want a quality steak cooked exactly as you want it, it can only be a Beefeater, I have occasionally had a steak in other eateries, but no one cooks and serves them like the beefeater chain...More

1  Thank George F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another fantastic meal at the Observatory. Got seated upstairs, and waited on by Craig. What a lovely young man, he was polite, quick and on this particular Saturday night was mostly on his own, but even when running around like a bat out of hell,...More

1  Thank Paul N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed all our food from the vast choice available on the meal deal while staying at the Premier inn. I had the meatballs to start which were so tasty, followed by the delicious vegetable linguine. Other members of the group had steak which...More

Thank Pumpkinhead1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meridian Way | Thorpe Astley, The Observatory, Leicester LE19 1LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 289 0945
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