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Jackson Stops Country Inn

Rookery Lane, Stretton LE15 8RA, England
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rookery Lane, Stretton LE15 8RA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always make a point of stopping if at this gem of a place when I'm Near Stamford. Great food at such reasonable prices. The quality always stands out for me. One of those places you would definitely go out of your way to get to....More

1  Thank AndreaLou1971
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch on a Friday was disappointing. The staff seemed more intent on welcoming people (regulars) stood behind me than dealing with me, I thought the man was just rude. Service was mediocre, forgetting to bring side dishes, for example. food was too expensive for what...More

Thank Paul M
RichardKnowles, Owner at Jackson Stops Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, I am sorry you didn't enjoy your visit as much as we would have liked. All our clients , regular or not are of extreme importance to us. The member of staff concerned has been appraised appropriately , and had you mentioned your concerns...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked for Sunday lunch, after arriving the previous day for a stay in a cottage across the road. We were soon shown to a table in one of what appeared to be many dining rooms in the restaurant. It was bright and welcoming, and...More

Thank JohnCRotherham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me & my partner have been to the Jackson stops twice before, every time I have enjoyed it & the third time was no exception. We had the 3 course Sunday lunch for £22.95 and every course was top quality. For starters we had the...More

1  Thank KBDM89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really great place to grab something to eat, service great, food not too expensive but of a great quality. Already been a couple of times and wouldn't hesitate to visit again!

1  Thank Emily K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time we have been here for a Sunday lunch. Yet again, the staff where very friendly and helpful, after having a drink in the bar area we were shown to our table. We went straight for the main course and then...More

3  Thank alan01572
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited as a party of 11 people. From the initial greeting, to the room we were seated in, and the food that was served, there was no complaint from us. The service and food were excellent. Would have no reservations at all in recommending...More

2  Thank Lindyloo2014
RichardKnowles, Owner at Jackson Stops Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for that, it means a lot to my staff and l .

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our second visit to the pub/restaurant. No greeting on arrival. Little space to have a pre dinner drink and none of the staff asked others waiting to free up unused chairs. Actual felt like we were outsiders and regulars clearly got a better experience. Food...More

Thank Terry L
RichardKnowles, Owner at Jackson Stops Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm genuinely sorry you aren't delighted with your experience on this occasion . We work extremely hard for all our clients and all are of equal importance to us, regular or otherwise,and had you brought this to our attention we would have been happy to...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Very good service, friendly staff that knew they were doing, nothing was too much trouble, food was excellent, and thats not bad coming from another chef. Been a few times before, and will be going back again soon hopefully,

3  Thank Tony A
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Brilliant location, wonderful service and food, could not wish for a better country pub. Would not hesitate to recommend. 17 people for lunch but everything was superb and excellent value too.

2  Thank John J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
1:00 AM - 7:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rookery Lane, Stretton LE15 8RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Stretton
  • Phone Number: 01162581472
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We are a family run country inn , providing excellent food and friendly relaxed service in comfortable surroundings using fresh local produce wherever possible, from lighter bites to full a la carte. Michelin recommended. Children's menu always available, Dog friendly in bar area.
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