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The Gate Hangs Well

$$ - $$$, British,
Fosse Way, Syston, Leicester LE7 1NH, England
+44 116 260 9242
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“fish chips” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Fosse Way, Syston, Leicester LE7 1NH, England
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I didn't have trip advisor before this, but seeing it in the window made me want to comment on how lovely of an evening we had here! Upon arrival we were treated with such kindness by all three of the waitresses that we saw, all...More

Thank d0ublegman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came into the pub around 5:30 on Sunday with my family. The food was delicious especially the Sunday roasts. The two waitresses were kind, helpful and always smiling. Overall, a really great night and I definitely will be returning. Thanks

Thank psychicpennie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I didn't have TripAdvisor before, but I had to after today, waited around half an hour to even be acknowledged, then for starters to take around half an hour with not even a apology In sight. I noticed a few phones being used by the...More

Thank Carolineleanne1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having not been there for several years and having good memories about the quality of the food we decided to go to the Gate Hangs Well for Sunday lunch. Not particularly busy we were shown to a table and given a menu immediately by very...More

Thank Stella W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not quite sure what's happened to the Gate as 3/4 year ago it was a brilliant little pub to visit and to eat at,good quality food not gastro pub food but fair and honest. But now wow what a contrast. We ordered just a quick...More

Thank Paul6973
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in at 3 30 today . Ordered our meal. Tables dirty. No condiments. Waited 1 hour before 1 starter came. Asked how long before main course, waitress said chef said maybe 10 minutes !! Decided that we could not wait any longer. Waitress said...More

2  Thank Sue T
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Visited The Gate Hangs Well of my birthday lunch. My husband and I both had Hunters Chicken and shared a bottle of wine which set us up very nicely the day! The meal was well presented, tasty and went down nicely with a bottle of...More

4  Thank Thrummy
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Went to this place for a meal and enjoyed the food, apart from not having condiments or sauces. What ruined it for us was the attitude of the staff especially discussing about the menu and slating it, one on the phone whilst there were people...More

1  Thank Kieron K
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We have just got back from having Sunday lunch ,before i say anything all the food we had was beautiful,however when we arrived the pub was not busy and no one approached us,we found a table ourselves and waited and waited,eventually after grabbing a rather...More

1  Thank tmsnottinghamshire
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to purchase the large nachos to share with chilli and paid an extra £1 for sour cream. They cost £10.50 which was steep but i thought they must be huge for that price. The waitress came out to advise us that there was...More

1  Thank aslicebrownpan
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15 August 2016|
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Response from Gary T | Reviewed this property |
Yes a lovely riverside garden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fosse Way, Syston, Leicester LE7 1NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester  >  Syston
  • Phone Number: +44 116 260 9242
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