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Good Earth Restaurant

19 Free Lane, Leicester LE1 1JX, England
+44 116 262 6260
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“rissoles” (9 reviews)
“salads” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
19 Free Lane, Leicester LE1 1JX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful rooms, friendly and informative staff and hot, fresh homemade food with a fabulous array of salads to choose from. All this and excellent value for money. I was so full up I couldn't manage even one slice of their yummy looking range of cakes,...More

Thank Stella W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Huge portions of very filling stews, casseroles, pies (potato/pastry topped). Great baked goods too: fruit slices, flapjacks, cakes, buns. Quirky decor. Everyone welcome. Great lunch for hungry folk who like home-style food without meat. You don't miss it, the sign of a good veggie dish.

Thank tom1993_11
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Every time we visit Leicester we always have lunch here. It is my favourite vegetarian restaurant. Vegetarian restaurants are often pretentious, trendy and expensive nowadays as they have become fashionable. Good Earth has stayed serving tasty food at a good price, in a super old...More

Thank Grandadlen
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I like this place because it's in a nice tucked out of the way spot and the food here is really nice to Years ago I used to go in here when it was just a bar and have a few drinks occationally while meeting...More

Thank hols256
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This restaurant is quite set back from the busy streets of leicester up a flight of stairs and you are greated with friendly staff and the best homemade vegetarian, vegan food. there is no ordering from a menu you pick up your tray the friendly...More

Thank ljayb77
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Hidden away in a side street is this amazing restaurant. It's vegetarian and everything is fresh and homemade. There's a wide selection of hot dishes and salads on offer which change daily, plus soup and jacket potato's. Freshly squeezed fruit juices and a huge choice...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

having returned to the Good Earth after many years I have to say it was just as I remembered it. the selection of food was excellent, with a good choice of vegan dishes. the food was piping hot and full of flavor, and lots of...More

Thank maggieb1957
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Went to the restaurant for lunch. The staff were welcoming and the quality of the food was excellent. Even though it was nearly closing time, we were not rushed at all, but ladies there were joking and being friendly. Taste of food was great too....More

Thank HITZ_12
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Great food, accommodating for other dietary restrictions coeliac, lactose etc. (with notice). Very helpful staff and great service, would recommend to anyone, but Veggies will rave about this place!!

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 17 February 2017

the whole experience was a pleasure food service and atmosphere. Excellent in every way. It is a hidden gem but very busy whenever we visit.

Thank Gillian m
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12 -3 last serving close at 4
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Free Lane, Leicester LE1 1JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 262 6260
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