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The Noel at Whitwell

Main Road, Whitwell LE15 8BW, England
+44 1780 460347
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“granary bread” (2 reviews)
“mash” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Whitwell LE15 8BW, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

After cycling round Rutland Water we stopped in at The Noel for lunch. Warm and friendly service, and a good lunchtime snack menu to choose from. Friend had the sausage sandwich on granary bread and enjoyed it. I had the tagliatelle with rocket, chicken and...More

Thank MLambert51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in a tiny Rutland village that is twinned with Paris is a fabulous place. It has the old charm that suits the village but with a really modern approach to food and service. I went there for a wedding reception and had pre-ordered duck...More

Thank Ivanobsession
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just renewed our vows and chose to have our reception at the nole and i must say that was the best decision we made where do i start Mark & Clare the owners were outstanding nothing was to much trouble we occupied 6...More

Thank Seamus M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My oh my. I wish we didn't live over 2 hours drive away this would be my local to dine. We had mushroom on toast starter followed by slow cooked roast beef and a strawberry mouse dessert. The beef just melted in your mouth. It...More

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped in for a meal while driving past and what a fantastic meal as we had read some great reviews. We will definitely be back! Amazingly we were the only people in the place but the landlord was fantastic and really looked after us, catered...More

Thank flashpackerpaul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The car park did look a bit devoid of vehicles when we arrived for lunch, we thought that the hot weather had put customers off. However, we saw a handful of eaters in the outdoor area and we made our way inside. Nicely laid out...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal and service. Special mention to the Chef and Maitre-De who both did an outstanding job. Great touch was a mini soup starter for us all, even though we had only ordered mains. A box of toys at the restaurant also helped to keep...More

Thank Tracey P
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We almost didn't visit the Noel, first impressions on driving into the car park were a little offputting. Only one other car in sight, and the outside of the pub didn't look especially inviting, but we were very glad we took a chance. We were...More

Thank Fran F
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We were on a tight schedule but nonetheless tempted by the menu. We will definitely be back to sample the local foods.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We stopped here having fled the overcrowded "facilities" at Rutland Water. One of the best pub lunches we've ever experienced at reasonable prices. Excellent food and friendly service. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank DickSearle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Whitwell LE15 8BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Whitwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1780 460347
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