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The Badgers Sett

$$ - $$$, British,
Cropston, Leicester LE7 7GQ, England
+44 116 236 7999
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good20%
  • Average21%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (6 reviews)
“parsnips” (4 reviews)
“pate” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cropston, Leicester LE7 7GQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Cute little pub with great atmosphere very cosy in the winter and great outdoor seating in the summer. The staff were great very friendly and the food was all lovely - overall brilliant and a very nice evening. I had sea bass which was very...More

Thank daniellejbut
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let's start with the food. It was good, plentiful, tasty and served quickly and efficiently. It was good value for money and the beer and wine that accompanied it were also good. The service was prompt and friendly and the waitress was very pleasant, welcoming...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second visit here and both times we have not been disappointed. A beautiful setting and a lovely dinner on a Saturday night.

Thank Belmar1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first mistake was to go on a sunny Sunday. We had problems parking as some inconsiderate other diners had parked over the lines of several spaces. Once inside there was one person on the bar taking bookings and serving drinks. We were told the...More

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Badgers Sett for a quiet drink on Sunday afternoon. The table where we sat looked liked it had not been cleared or cleaned for ages. Full of dust and paper etc. Cold Fish and Chips served for 2 with no offer...More

Thank Charlesthe3rd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited as it was a convenient spot to take the elderly parents out for Sunday Lunch. I am fairly sure I have been here before but the name didn't sound familiar to me - I think this used to be known by a different...More

Thank Z_Paul_Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and myself have visited the Badgers Sett on I would say infrequently over the past two years after my last visit this month I have now decided to call it a day at the Badgers Sett,it seems to me so inconsistent with its...More

Thank Richard1053
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Warm welcome by a very nice lady. Order for drinks taken and brought to us promptly. All 3 of us ordered different meals and all 3 arrived together, piping hot and well presented. The food was delicious and you could tell it was freshly cooked....More

Thank maggiemayhem2017
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This pub has a lovely atmosphere with friendly staff and a great choice. We were a party of four, starters were enjoyable although the pate needed more bread. Ham, egg n chips was enjoyed by hubby, I had the meat pizza which was enormous (chef...More

1  Thank Loocol
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We got there early table booked for 7.15 the there was 5 in our party order for food was taken starters were great but the mains were not very good steaks were tuff not much veg sweets ok they ran out of Sertain beers service...More

Thank Jim M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cropston, Leicester LE7 7GQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 236 7999
The Badger's Sett in Cropston is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.
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