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Bricklayers Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Street, Thornton, Leicester LE6 1AH, England
+44 1530 230808
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (4 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Street, Thornton, Leicester LE6 1AH, England
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch after a walk around the reservoir. The pub was busy but a very pleasant lady found us space in the small snug area. The fact that it was very busy gave you the feeling the food would be good and we...More

Thank david r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for lunch on spur of the moment as I was passing this place on Thursday. I had a nice Everards pint and home made Chicken pie. The place is Nice relaxing and cosy. It was busy for Thursday lunch which indicate that the...More

Thank Rameshlcfc
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Came for a couple of beers. Served great beer with lovely service. Nice and cosy in the summer, bet it is in the winter too!

Thank drvic1987
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We had great meals , and good service , nice pub atmosphere, Had a couple of lovely Gins , .. Enjoyed by all . Good way to end the week . Will be back .

Thank kazzala2015
Jan M, Owner at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely review glad to hear our food & service was great, looking forward to your return

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful night... 2 fat, full happy tummy (2 steak, chips, all the gubbins, and 2 Small glasses house wine for £18.95 - bargain!!!) Oh, and a really yummy apple and cinnamon pie (we are piglets). Cannot fault this lovely pub; brilliant atmosphere. We went for...More

Thank BecksAsInBeer
Jan M, Owner at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

we are so pleased you went away full & happy and enjoyed your visit with us I have to say the Bricklayers Arms is a beautiful pub with lovely customers we are very fortunate. As to the rhubarb gin it is one of my favourites...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Having popped here for lunch a few weeks ago and having a lovely meal a friend and I decided to nip in for a drink . The guy who served us was pleasant enough. I had a rhubarb gin with ginger ale and pomegranate which...More

Thank samijohnson38
Jan M, Owner at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

we are a small village pub so we are proud of our selection of gins the most popular in this selection is the rhubarb gin with pomegranate seeds & ginger ale its a very refreshing drink especially on a beautiful summers day, thank you for...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The attitude of the landlord, requesting your debit card to be kept behind the bar and minimum £10 on a tab is enough to make customers turn around and go elsewhere but we braved it by paying cash and waiting over an hour for our...More

1  Thank John D
Jan M, Owner at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

We wouldn't normally ask for a card to be left behind the bar unless a customer was eating in the garden so this was an error on our part. We adopt this approach as customers have, in the past, left without paying. A minimum spend...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

We visited The Bricklayers Arms for Sunday lunch for the first time today., Having looked at the various reviews and we were not disappointed. When I telephoned to reserve a table I had a medical dietary question which was answered immediately and I was told...More

Thank ollie10sm
Jan M, Owner at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you for such a glowing review and so glad we helped with the dietary question you gave us our pleasure

Reviewed 13 May 2017

fantastic really enjoy coming back jan and ben are one of a kind ie brilliant ..the foo hear is fantastic

Thank Ady M
Jan M, Owner at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thanking you for a wonderful review much appreciated

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Have now used this a few times and not disappointed. Friendly staff, good beer, good food. Nothing else required.:-)

Thank bluejinty
Jan M, Manager at Bricklayers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

nothing else required!! a big thank you for your review

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David S
3 April 2017|
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Response from Jan M | Property representative |
Our beautiful pub is dog friendly, as long as your dog is kept on a lead at all times and will not allowed in the carpeted dining room otherwise there are two other rooms and a very large beer garden
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David S
3 April 2017|
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Response from Jan M | Property representative |
Our beautiful pub is dog friendly, as long as your dog is kept on a lead at all times and will not allowed in the carpeted dining room otherwise there are two other rooms and a very large beer garden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Thornton, Leicester LE6 1AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 1530 230808
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