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Cow and Plough

) #41 of 970 Restaurants in Leicester $$ - $$$ , British,
Stoughton Park, Gartree Road | Oadby, Leicester LE2 2FB, England
+44 116 272 0852
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (12 reviews)
“cheese board” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Stoughton Park, Gartree Road | Oadby, Leicester LE2 2FB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been before and was good. This time would say not brill. Pie filling was filled with poor meat and fatty. Mash tasted warmed up and horrible. Pudding was lovely though.

Thank JKM F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal today, promptly served. Nice atmosphere and dog friendly although we didn't take ours on this occasion but will remember for the future. There was a problem with the bill at the end of the meal, but was promptly sorted out for...More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to this restaurant on several special occasions, last night being one for our 37th Anniversary and have loved and recommended it to others. We waited a while after our shared starter for our mains, which was beautifully presented and delicious, and the...More

Thank janeground
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic location for drinks and food, very hospitable place with great service. Must visit I the place, it is dog friendly too!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and location. Great options of Ale available, definitely recommend to all in the area!

Thank MehulBhikha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a regular in Cow and Plough I have to say that the people that work here and even the new staff that start here for example Dana have been absolutely brilliant as well as staff and management that have been there for years. Thursday...More

Thank Gurdev M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great hidden pub which is dog friendly with a decent selection of ales... the selection of food is great too

Thank Ketan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our favourite place for food or just a drink. The service is always good, the food excellent and along with a good selection of beers the Cow and Plough takes some beating. Try the Ploughman's Lunch it is superb and the Thursday pie night is...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on a weeknight and had a wonderful experience. The food was some of the best we had in town. The meat pies were phenomenal. The whole place just had a cozy and welcoming feel.

Thank Angelia S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very impressed with the Sunday lunch we received this afternoon at the Cow and Plough and will be returning very soon. The food was good value for money (£17.95 for 3 courses) and there was a great selection of beers to choose from,...More

Thank luke d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stoughton Park, Gartree Road | Oadby, Leicester LE2 2FB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 272 0852
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