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Horse and Jockey

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Manton $$ - $$$ , British,
2 St. Marys Road | Manton, Manton, Oakham LE15 8SU, England
+44 1572 737335
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“baguette” (22 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2 St. Marys Road | Manton, Manton, Oakham LE15 8SU, England
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1 - 10 of 396 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came in on a Tuesday night on the off chance. The food was perfect my steak was cooked to perfection. Was only going to have a main meal but all 3 of us ended up having 3 courses. Great atmosphere and staff are lovely too...More

Thank Jamie P
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good food and service in a nice pub in a lovely area just next to Rutland Water. Great parking for both your car or bike.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped here twice on Sunday, once for a drink after completing the circuit of Rutland Water and then again for dinner the same night. I'd booked a table for dinner as it seemed to be the only place serving food in the area on...More

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After viewing the ospreys on Rutland Water, my husband and I went on to lunch here. We enjoyed an excellent meal with friendly and efficient waiting staff. The interior seating was busy but many were sitting outside in the early summer warmth,

Thank CJSNetwork
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great parking for our tandem in designated racks. The premises were clean, tidy and cared for. The staff were efficient and friendly and the service was quick. The menu choice was good simple food that filled you up, just what the doctor ordered after 10...More

Thank stanslot
Jason A, Manager at Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 star review! We are delighted that you found our staff and service to be quick and friendly, with ample seating outside. We hope that we get to welcome you back in the very near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pleasant pub in the lovely village of Manton. The food is good and reasonably priced. There is comfortable seating outside.

Thank Carol C
Jason A, Manager at Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review and the kind words. We are delighted you found us to offer good food and reasonably priced. We hope that we get to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really helpful staff, excellent service. Warm baguette, hot horseradish, thick wedge of beef. Not much more to say really!

1  Thank Crispin94
Jason A, Manager at Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your freshly made to order beef baguette with hot horseradish. We hope that we get to tempt you to another in the very near future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Next time I'm in the area I shall go here for an evening so that I can experience more of the lovely hospitality and enticing food. As we were cycling we couldn't eat too much, but the menu was very inviting and the beer was...More

Thank GerbilQueen
Jason A, Manager at Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. We are pleased you found our hospitality to be lovely and the food enticing. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sat outside at this lovely pub for a couple of drinks on a very warm May evening. The beer was good and local the seating was comfy and the loos were immaculate. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Most people were eating from an...More

Thank MiddlesbroughJulia
Jason A, Manager at Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and the praise for our immaculate loos and friendly staff. We hope we get to welcome you back very soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must stop, Definitely worth a call in if you're doing Rutland water circuit. You must try the roast if it's a Sunday too

1  Thank fiona k
Jason A, Manager at Horse and Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 star review. We are delighted to hear that you loved the roast beef dinner (my favourite too). We hope that we get to welcome you back very soon.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
sanwat
Is it possible to walk to the pub from Egleton at night. How long would it take, would it be safe?
1 March 2016|
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Response from Jason A | Property representative |
You can walk from the pub to Egleton, using the Rutland Water cycle track, which is your most direct route. However you must note there is no lighting and this will take you through narrow paths of shrubs and trees along... More
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Crumplestiltskin
I take you are a fried of Jason's,the food at that place is very poor !
2 July 2015|
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Response from wilbert12 | Reviewed this property |
I live a 100 miles away from the Horse and Jockey and don't have a clue who Jason is.I did not eat there so could not comment on the food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 St. Marys Road | Manton, Manton, Oakham LE15 8SU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Oakham  >  Manton
  • Phone Number: +44 1572 737335
  • E-mail
Description
The Horse and Jockey is an award winning privately owned freehouse located in the idyllic village of Manton on the south shore of Rutland Water.The recently refurbished Horse and Jockey offers all the charm and character of a traditional country inn.The open fires, stone floors and low beams along with good wholesome locally sourced home cooked food and a wide choice of fine wines and real ales will ensure that your visit will be a memorable occasion just waiting to be recaptured.
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