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Royal Oak

26 The Green | Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
+44 1509 843694
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:30 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
26 The Green | Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in to the Royal Oak for dinner to celebrate a birthday with our daughter. Very friendly and genuinely warm reception from the first moment. Service was relaxed but we had all evening and lots to talk about so that was no problem. The new...More

1  Thank Whyard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We as a a family went for our daughters birthday. First visit, chosen on location really. What a gem. Fantastic food, atmosphere and service! Without hesitation brought out the birthday cake we took, side plates etc! The staff definitely helped make her day!!! We will...More

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for the second time for Sunday lunch and again we weren't disappointed. It's advisable to book as they get very busy. I do like the act that they have the normal Sunday roasts but also have other options. I had the duck leg...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've eaten here twice in the last few weeks, once as business do and once for a family birthday. The Royal Oak has a great atmosphere and very welcoming staff. The service is good and food comes in a timely manner. The quality of the...More

1  Thank Slangers123
Reviewed 16 September 2017

You don't get those AA food merits consistently unless you serve great food. I had fish starters and mains and they were delicious, superb! Any issues were dealt with promptly and with consideration. The service was first class, the food was superb, very comfortable pub...More

Thank Tuftynut
Reviewed 2 September 2017

I ate at The Royal Oak when staying overnight there. The food was very good, the portions large (so large I was unable to finish the very tender brisket) and well presented. I would certainly eat there again. Booking is advised as the restautant is...More

Thank barum55
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Visited the Royal Oak for Sunday Lunch with 6 friends at the bank holiday and had a great time. The food and service was excellent. On Sunday they have a varied menu so you can have other dishes if you don't fancy Sunday lunch. They...More

2  Thank Herbie B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

On August Bank Holiday Monday evening I took a party of 8 to celebrate my 70th birthday. The table had been booked for some weeks, but I had not indicated it was anything special. We arrived, our table was ready, and we chose to sit...More

2  Thank John_in_Notts
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Four of us arrived to a pre-booked table, but later than intended. The staff were really welcoming and made nothing of our late arrival. The meals were hot and very generous, especially the steak and mushroom pie of the day. Service was attentive and at...More

Thank Whyard
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Was driving home from east Midlands designer outlet (my birthday spree) had no idea where to eat so messaged my butcher for my restaurant too recommend I restaurant in the Vercinty of Derbyshire and Leicestershire immediately recommended you. Service perfect my son was made to...More

1  Thank Antony M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 The Green | Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Loughborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1509 843694
  • E-mail
A chic village gastropub with rooms, located 3.1 miles from East Midlands Airport, 4.6 miles off the M1 motorway and 5.3 miles from the Great Central Railway. The contemporary rooms have en suite shower rooms with luxury toiletries, as well as 32-inch flat-screen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities, mini fridges and the superior room has extra space and a sofa area. A full English or continental breakfast is included, while an upscale modern British menu is served in the rustic-chic pub, which has exposed brick details, beamed ceilings and fireplaces.
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