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Hammer and Pincers

5 East Road | Wymeswold, Loughborough LE12 6ST, England
+44 1509 880735
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“grazing menu” (56 reviews)
“bread” (65 reviews)
“sorbet” (35 reviews)
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 East Road | Wymeswold, Loughborough LE12 6ST, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Michelin style menu that is absolutely full of flavours and food combinations that you will Not find anywhere else in Leicestershire. Very friendly staff - wonderful range of cocktails and a very enjoyable experience from start to finish

Thank howardwilkinson
Reviewed yesterday

Sunday menu was varied and enough to chose from, included the favs roast beef, lamb and pork. The starters were great, 3 of us opting for the duck parfait, ps do not refuse the complimentary bread, made with the addition of treacle. The whole meal...More

1  Thank colin m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tasting menu is delicious. Well executed, good variety and the fillet of beef was really amazing. I would recommend this for friendly fine dining that sits up with the areas best.

1  Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here with another couple on Friday night and had a lovely meal albeit that it is expensive. I can however highly recommend the asparagus starter and the beef main course. Both were delicious. My husband ordered the sea bass and although it had...More

1  Thank Lawyer13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding flavours. Service initially good but after pouring the wine no one came again to either pour or ask if we would like another bottle. Dessert ordering and service fell short for ‘Fine Dining’.Came with 3 children, food for them excellent and good value but...More

Thank Colin T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We simply love this place. The food is unbelievably good. Some of the best Asian inspired creations we've had anywhere. Always evolving, new menu, some new team, maître d'the same and very impressed he remembered our last visit, the same warm welcome. The service is...More

1  Thank Sarajon75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here for Sunday lunch twice now this year and both times have been superb! I have had the roast beef both times and the meat is such good quality. The portions are good (not too big) but the quality of the food...More

1  Thank Nicola J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal. Has the 10 course grazing menu with wine and it was all really good. The asparagus dish, pigs cheek, scallops and prawn, lamb and lemon dessert especially were delicious. Wines were also really good with some different choices (rose with scallop and prawn...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for the first time to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary. We chose it based on TripAdvisor reviews and the way the Grazing Menu looked so special and we also included the wine flight too. Booking process was a doddle and when we arrived,...More

3  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

House guests offered to take us out for a meal to say 'thank you' for having them and we chose this restaurant - which we had been meaning to go to since we arrived in Leicestershire 5 years ago. It really lived up to its...More

1  Thank Sdg47
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Questions & Answers
September 28, 2017|
Response from hammerpincers | Property representative |
Hi There, to be honest i wasn't aware that we were advertising vegan options on tripadvisor. However we always carry vegan options, rice milk, almond milk, nutritional yeast to name but a few ingredients we can use to make... More
May 8, 2016|
Response from hammerpincers | Property representative |
Hi Nananel 12, Thank you for getting in touch regarding holding a party in our restaurant, unfortunately the largest party we can accommodate would be for up to 12 guests Many thanks Danny
Brian W
February 24, 2015|
Response from hammerpincers | Property representative |
Hi Brian, We can do a party of 12 in one area, but our toilets are not suitable for guests in wheel chairs unfortunately Sorry we could not be of further help Danny
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 East Road | Wymeswold, Loughborough LE12 6ST, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Loughborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1509 880735
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