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Royal Oak

26 The Green | Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
+44 1509 843694
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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26 The Green | Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere different for Sunday lunch and found the Royal Oak in our Great Food Book. Wow - this gastro pub excels on a number of levels. The building has very obviously been invested in with thought and respect for its history....More

1  Thank Stuggy123
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have visited the Royal Oak several times and it has never failed to please us. The staff are welcoming and efficient, the food is freshly prepared with plenty of choice for everybody and the drinks from the bar including the wine are very good...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I come here with friends whenever I'm in the area, and the food and service is consistently of a high standard. on my last visit we came for an early meal, so needed to vacate the table for the later sitting. We did lose track...More

1  Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit, very impressed. Stylish modern decor in a lovely historic building, very friendly and helpful staff, excellent choice of well-kept beers. Very appealing menu, food well presented and delicious! Undoubtedly one of the very best venues in the area

Thank Vanellus01
Reviewed 14 December 2017

The Royal Oak in Long Whatton is a very pleasant Bar/Resterant in a lovely village setting. It is very welcoming, the staff very pleasant , friendly and ready to help. The early bird menu had plenty of choice, and excellently priced.

Thank KIMCO_8
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I live in Leicestershire but had not been here before. So many places do a very good value set lunch these days,so we were interested to see how this compared. Decent sized car park and a nice welcome from staff on arrival. We had 2...More

Thank antano2013
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Went here for a last minute family meal on a Friday night and it was lovely, could not pick fault with anything, the service was very good and friendly, and the price was reasonable too. Will 100% be returning 😁

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We visited for Sunday lunch with the family after a recommendation and wasn’t disappointed, we had the best Sunday dinner in a long time and will definitely be visiting again. The food isn’t cheap but worth every penny. Highly recommended.

Thank Davidpierrepont
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Booked in to the Royal Oak for dinner to celebrate a birthday with our daughter. Very friendly and genuinely warm reception from the first moment. Service was relaxed but we had all evening and lots to talk about so that was no problem. The new...More

1  Thank Whyard
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We as a a family went for our daughters birthday. First visit, chosen on location really. What a gem. Fantastic food, atmosphere and service! Without hesitation brought out the birthday cake we took, side plates etc! The staff definitely helped make her day!!! We will...More

Thank Claire C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 The Green | Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Loughborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1509 843694
  • E-mail
A chic village gastropub with rooms, located 3.1 miles from East Midlands Airport, 4.6 miles off the M1 motorway and 5.3 miles from the Great Central Railway. The contemporary rooms have en suite shower rooms with luxury toiletries, as well as 32-inch flat-screen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities, mini fridges and the superior room has extra space and a sofa area. A full English or continental breakfast is included, while an upscale modern British menu is served in the rustic-chic pub, which has exposed brick details, beamed ceilings and fireplaces.
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