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Leicester's Restaurant

8 High Street | High Street, Bridgend CF32 0HP, Wales
+44 1656 657644
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (5 reviews)
“venison” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
15:00 - 17:30All hours
CUISINES
British, Welsh, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
8 High Street | High Street, Bridgend CF32 0HP, Wales
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1 - 10 of 209 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The bar has had a revamp, and the restaurant has had a total make over. But the main change is the partnership between the new owners and Tommy the chef. The place has been renamed to go along with the update. The food has improved...More

Thank h5dunlop
Reviewed 1 week ago

went for lunch with friends and the food was cold and very bland considering the other reviews was expecting so much more from there. Will not be returning in the future and t was very over priced

Thank Hazel W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch there today my husband and myself . We hadn't been there since it has changed hands and what a very nice change it is too. Much more relaxed decor,dining room is lovely.the staff were very good and have to give 5 stars...More

Thank mary186458
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service as always was amazing. Knowledgable welcoming staff. Canapes were tasty and varried (they come served on white pebbles). Amus bouche - crab n apple. Absolutely gorgeous- with a bit more to it that easily could have been the Fish course. First- Beetroot and...More

Thank CDJones17
Reviewed 7 June 2017

From the time we got there to the end we felt well looked after. The food was excellent and the surroundings created a subtle and ambient mood - we will eat there again definitely.

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Thank neil_harris14
greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Fabulous Wedding Anniversary meal, Great Staff, Great Food, Made our evening very special. First time we have been here for years due to family commitments. It was nice to return again. Well done.

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Thank Endaff B
greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 26 May 2017

This was our first visit under new management and after looking at the website we opted for the tasting menu. Each course was super and we enjoyed exploring all the embedded tastes that they provided. The service and atmosphere were great and we were able...More

Thank SirromTim
greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. I will pass the comments along to our Kitchen and Front of House teams. We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Wife brought me here for my birthday and from start to finish it was impeccable. From the greeting to the gin cocktails and from starters to dessert..........very impressed. The food was just stunning. The amuse-bouche was a wonderful experience and set the standard for what...More

Thank darren_kitson1980
greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. I will pass the comments along to our Kitchen and Front of House teams. We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Our second time to this excellent restaurant. Food was exquisite (very tasty, well cooked and presented) the service was exceptional (friendly, knowledgeable, attentive). In fact everything was superb. A truly delightful experience

Thank rfi30
greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Wonderful food, served with care by friendly, helpful staff. Venue is charming and worth taking the time to read the history of this special place. Will be watching Great British Menus this year to see how their head chef fares - Good luck!

Thank Marian B
greathouse, Front Office Manager at Leicester's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Thank you for reviewing us! It's great to hear such fantastic feedback. We hope to see you again very soon!

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NaturallyKind
22 August 2016|
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Response from greathouse | Property representative |
Good morning, Yes sir we are able to do so, all our dishes are made with fresh and local produces. If you let us know your requirements we can get back to you with a sample menu for your occasion. Kind regards, Anoushka
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Eirwsse
24 January 2016|
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Response from greathouse | Property representative |
Please email us so we can provide you with a sample menu! Thank you very much, we hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 39
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
18:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 High Street | High Street, Bridgend CF32 0HP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Bridgend
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 657644
  • E-mail
Description
Leicester's Restaurant is tucked inside the charming Great House Hotel in Bridgend, in the rolling green valleys of South Wales, perfect for any kind of getaway.
Holding 2 coveted AA Rosettes, being twice named Country Restaurant of the Year and more recently named Local Hotel Restaurant of the Year for Wales for 2016 & 2017 Leicester's Restaurant is worth going out of the way for. Fresh Welsh products are used as often as possible and the restaurant strives to use organic local produce wherever possible.
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