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Castle Hotel

Main Street, Kirby Muxloe, Leicester LE9 2AP, England
+44 116 239 5337
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (3 reviews)
“scallops” (4 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Main Street, Kirby Muxloe, Leicester LE9 2AP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very disappointing visit which has prompted me to complain. We visited the castle to celebrate my husbands birthday. From the moment we went into the pub the service was terrible. This continued to the eventual delivery of two portions of chips that were as...More

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Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here really isn't very good. My wife and I came here to stay in the hotel for the two nights either side of our anniversary. During our stay we had dinner on the first night and then breakfast and the Sunday lunch the...More

Thank danigross88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit the Castle after we had heard that it was improving. Before the service was dreadful and the staff were less than friendly. I am glad to say that the service has improved and the food and service was excellent. The only...More

Thank Shuttlewood2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant wasn't to busy for a Sunday lunchtime and we soon realised why. The service was quite good but the Sunday lunch not so good. It was plated up which I don't like I prefer the veg to come in separate bowls so you...More

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Thank uglybetty-7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the evening at the castle. The food was fantastic, fast and service was excellent. Definitely be returning.

Thank S-shaped
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Starter of baked Camembert and the Butchers platters were nice, however all the roast dinners we ordered, topside of beef and lamb shoulder were of a very poor quality, arrived warm and with overcooked vegetables. Was charged for a bottle of sparking rose I didn't...More

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Thank R4853KSjoannem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a table but did not need to as mid week lunch was not busy. When we arrived we waited quite a while to be seated as the only member of staff available was serving another customer drinks. We had the choice of full...More

Thank PhilipLeic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had one of their many roast dinners, lots to choose from. very tasty & huge portions. We were also there before lunch as we met friends who were there for breakfast. looked amazing & they really enjoyed their meals. Again, massive portions. We had...More

Thank barbap12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice private room for 8 of us.Well looked after by young male waiter.sorry didn"t get his name.Excellent food and service and a nice birthday treat for my father,by the staff.Thankyou

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Most of our meals were lovely however my daughter ordered risotto and it was awful, I would have been embarrassed to serve it, instead of a lovely creamy texture it resembled plain boiled rice, my daughter was too embarrassed to complain if it was mine...More

Thank siouxsie2sioux
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Kirby Muxloe, Leicester LE9 2AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester  >  Kirby Muxloe
  • Phone Number: +44 116 239 5337
Description
Situated in the rural village of Kirby Muxloe, just off the M1 and five miles from Leicester, the Castle Hotel is a beautiful 17th century pub restaurant overlooking Kirby Muxloe Castle. Originally the castles farmhouse, the pub has retained much of its charm, with open fires in winter, candlelight dining in the evening and al fresco dining during the summer months. Stroll among the atmospheric ruins of the moated 15th century castle after a relaxed pub meal at The Castle Hotel
We pride ourselves on classic pub food cooked with care. Whether it's hand-battered cod & chips, the gourmet burger, or the ever-popular ‘Brewer's Chicken’, now is the time to rediscover your old favourites. Make sure you try our traditional Sunday roasts with a huge a Yorkshire pudding and unlimited gravy. The team at the Castle Hotel are passionate about our food menu, so you can relax and enjoy our quality dishes and great service at this fantastic venue. It’s the perfect place to dine after a stroll around the stunning grounds of the castle.
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