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Observatory Beefeater

Meridian Way | Thorpe Astley, The Observatory, Leicester LE19 1LU, England
+44 116 289 0945
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (86 reviews)
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 23:00All hours
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Meridian Way | Thorpe Astley, The Observatory, Leicester LE19 1LU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We called in on a midweek lunch. A table of four, and ordered a main each. Had to chase up the drinks as they had forgotten them, but otherwise everything else was fine - food was very tasty. Absolutely adequate

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Definitely vouch for the breakfasts. I came here with work colleagues, we hadn't booked but were shown to a table quickly. There was plenty of choice from full english to pastries. The hot food was topped up quickly and was of good quality.

Thank bettsy4
Reviewed 6 days ago

The steaks we had were very good,They were served to the wrong diners. The med/well was med, the med was rare,but because the kitchen staff got it wrong the medium was well done and was served as a rare. The one starter we ordered was...More

Thank lynnrich
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been twice now in 3 weeks great with kids lots of food choices lovely helpful staff didn't feel rushed atmosphere great loads of parking outside have recommended here to lots of people will be back soon

Thank _kimtaylor1122
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wasn't expecting much as I regularly use the beefeater in Worcester, (where the service is normally terrible) but they seem to have just got it right here. We had the meal deal as staying at the Premier Inn so expected a mix up with the...More

1  Thank GHGH549
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't know where to eat just nipped in on the off chance we could get a table we were greeted with a very lovely guy at front of house he seated us straight away the staff were amazing very friendly and attentive couldn't off wished...More

2  Thank honeybelle1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came again to see my mate for breakfast and was not disappointed. So much variety and hot too. Friendly staff and polite, made us feel welcome. Well done agai n.

Thank chris504019
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff friendly looked clean opened early really pleased. There was plenty of choice on the breakfast menu All I required I would eat here again

1  Thank FabRab1603
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth it. Very friendly staff. Good selection of drinks. Large outdooe area with seating. Good food at reasonable prices.

1  Thank frank3357
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I decide to quality rather than quantity this time as my recollection of the mixed grill was that it was enormous. Rib-eye this time - and it was very nice. I don't know what would have made it any better, to be honest. I went...More

2  Thank CatterD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meridian Way | Thorpe Astley, The Observatory, Leicester LE19 1LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 289 0945
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