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“Very nice indeed”
Review of The Shambles

The Shambles
Ranked #31 of 57 Restaurants in Lutterworth
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

I've just read a few of the one star reviews on here and I'm wondering if these people actually visited the same place as we did.
My wife ordered a dry rose and that was excellent apparently, nice and cold as it should be.
I ordered a pint of pedigree which was lovely. (Someone wrote that the pipes need cleaning. Rubbish) I like to think I know a good beer and this was a good beer.
We ordered food, myself a chicken club sandwich on white toasted bread which I have to say was right tasty and good quality chicken.
My wife had a jacket potato with cheese which I'm told was excellent, and very large.
All in all a very good visit and polite staff.

Thank Rod19499
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Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Went in here on 29th july and the name is correct the place is a shambles, sticky tables covered in salt, the only pub I have ever been in where the main attraction was the chase on the TV, so loud you could hardly have a conversation, went to go into the restaurant side but there was a group who obviously thought they owned the place as when we went to walk in they were all stood round blocking the way and didnt even attempt to move out of the way, will not be going back, even the pork scratching were off

2  Thank johnclowsley
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egeLeicester, Owner at The Shambles, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

thank you for taking the time to review our inn
Maybe the people who were blocking your way (as we were very busy that evening)would have responded to a polite excuse me.
As for the pork scratchings clearly not as these are delivered to us daily from our butcher, but I have passed on your comment.
there are 2 entrances (both clearly signed),to the restaurant.
Sticky tables we have 2 left as we have replaced all the tables in the pub these will be replaced as soon as possible.






























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Reviewed July 19, 2017

We have been to the Shambles before and had a reasonable.meal. To be fair my husband had the fish and chips and that was okay. He did ask for soggy peas but got ordinary peas. I had the pie it was horrible the pastry was soggy and inedible. Think it had been warmed in the microwave. Shortcrust pastry needs to go in the oven and come out firm. There was no one to show us to a table so in the end we just sat. Service was okay but the staff didn't appear very often so if you wanted anything you had to go to the bar. Wont be going again.

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3  Thank karen_evans2011
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Pre-wedding get together. Have had our Christmas Dinner there too. On both occasions the tables were well dressed. Food is exceptional. Amazing home cooked fayre of the highest standard. Great portion sizes at very reasonable prices. Owners give first class personal service. Nothing is ever any trouble. Can't recommend this place highly enough

Thank MrsRGH
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Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

Food was terrible, staff were rude and toilets were used for taking drugs. Left in a hurry and will not return

2  Thank wells42
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egeLeicester, Owner at The Shambles, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our inn
I would ask when did you visit our inn
Have a look at the last reviews we have had
Clearly this is someone with a grudge against us
and if you would like to make yourself known we will take the appropriate action

George

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