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“The Kings Arms”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Kings Arms

The Kings Arms
Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Wing
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $32
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: The Culinary Heartbeat of Rural Rutland.The Kings Arms is a 17th Century Inn situated in the peaceful & secluded conservation village of Wing. Surrounded by beautiful buildings of local stone and Colly Weston slate this quintessential English Inn nestles amidst rolling green hills and picture postcard villages. Within easy reach of Peterborough, Stamford, Melton Mowbray, Uppingham and Oakham and only 2 miles from Rutland Water.A laid back, relaxed ambiance is complemented by award winning cuisine created by our team of chefs dedicated to providing the finest food in the area. Villagers and visitors will be found side by side at the Kings Arms creating that wonderful British country pub ambience. Our friendly and motivated staff serves traditional, artisanal and innovative pub fare on rustic wooden kitchen tables, surrounded by beamed ceilings, flagstone floors & open fires. All this alongside a large selection of fine wines, local ales, ciders and traditional soft drinks and you have an experience worth coming out for.The Kings Arms Wing also offers a total of 8 Bedrooms and Suites rated 4 Star by the AA since 2004. 4 rooms in the adjacent ‘ Old Village Bakehouse’ and 4 more in ‘Orchard House’ further up the long private drive. All of our spacious bedrooms are ensuite, with large flatscreen televisions and wi’fi is available throughout.At the top of the long private drive surrounded by a small young Orchard, fruit cages and our laying hens, we have a large off-road car park which can also accommodate small boat trailers, horseboxes and even motorhomes.
Nicholasville, Kentucky
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“The Kings Arms”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 7, 2013

We stopped by for a nice meal, prior to returning to the United States. We were extremely satisfied with the food and service. It topped off a very nice vacation!

  • Visited June 2012
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Essex, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
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“Wonderful evening meal”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2013

Visited Tuesday night during half term and only one other couple in for dinner. Excellent menu choice and as I like game etc. I selected air dried wild boar. This was a simple dish but very tasty and as good as any of the high quality hams from Spain or Italy. My wife had the pigeon salad and was also very pleased with this. For main I had guinea fowl as the roe deer had sold out and my wife the saddle of lamb. Both were cooked perfectly and had enough accompanying vegitables to not need any additional sides. Mind you we had demolished the freshly baked sour dough loaf they had brought us before the starters arrived! We shared a dessert and luckily both of us wanted to try the local ale sticky toffee pudding with a local real ale ice cream. This was amazing and we were fighting for the last portion. We judge sticky toffee puds on those from Cartmel and although different in flavour this was just as good.
The Cooking real ale was delicious as was the wine by the glass my wife had.
This was an outstanding pub restaurant meal and reasonably priced for the quality of food provided. My wife was especially impressed with their ethos on using local produce that had been ethically cared for.
Go and treat yourself.

  • Visited February 2013
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“Disappointing menu”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2013

Have not been for a while so called in for lunch. Could not find one starter I would want to eat. Son had carpaccio of beef and wolfed it down, Husband had black pudding fritters. Had shepherds pie for main course and it was ok, quite home made tasting. Shame it came served in something that looks like a small dog bowl. Once I emptied it onto the plate it was quite fluid. Nice selection of veg served with it. Had chocolate mousse for dessert and it was nice, served with fresh berries and cream. An ok meal, bit on the expensive side. Service slow. Room cold despite a real fire burning away. I won't be in any rush to go back. Quite surprised it is so busy, nothing special.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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“Sunday lunch”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2013 via mobile

Fantastic place. Food excellent,very good quality and big portions too.Atmosphere great! Been there with my husband. Loved evetything about it. We will go back for my birthday

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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“Sunday Lunch”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2013

Wow, a must for everybody. Food excellent, service outstanding, worth every penny we paid.
Four of us went to Sunday lunch on 27th January 2013 and we all left with smiles on our faces.
I am not going to say anymore but my wife now wants to move to this village.

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank David M
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