We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Windmill Inn

Brascote | Brascote, Newbold Verdon, Leicester LE9 9LE, England
+44 1455 824433
Website
Share
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ham hock” (21 reviews)
“moroccan lamb” (9 reviews)
“haddock” (13 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Gastropub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Brascote | Brascote, Newbold Verdon, Leicester LE9 9LE, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (917)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 916 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

staff very helpful, food good, service and attendance very good, it would have been an excellent description only for the fact that seating and tables appear to be crammed in to accommodate more than what I would consider appropriate (my opinion ) this lead to...More

Thank Keith R
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our first visit. The food was excellent and the staff were extremely efficient, helpful and very friendly. We will be back and will be happy to recommend The Windmill to our family and friends.

Thank Francis N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My GF and I visited on a Saturday evening. The standard of the food was delicious. We had the Beetroot soup for starter followed by the southern fried chicken with fondue and Korean BBQ Chicken for mains. Both main courses were excellent and the presentation...More

Thank Will3349
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Sunday lunch began with a creamy and flavoursome curried coconut and lentil soup that had just a mild kick in the aftertaste. I'm not a big soup fan, but this was delicious. That was followed by a generous Sunday Roast, with vegetables and accompanied...More

Thank ambion
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On recommendation my husband and I called in for lunch. We were warmly greeted and had a great table. What a heavenly treat of delicious home cooked food nicely presented with fantastic service. Can’t wait to come back again, particularly for Sunday lunch!!!More

Thank Denise M
Steve B, Owner at The Windmill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Denise, thank you for your kind review, it was a pleasure to welcome you and your husband to The Windmill for lunch yesterday and we are so pleased you enjoyed your first visit! Give me a call when you wish to book for our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been eating here for a very long time. Never in the restaurant area as the bar area is lighter and brighter. Good food at good prices.

Thank jaybhayani
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fabulous meal we had at this beautiful venue close to Newbold Verdon.A range of meals were enjoyed and all were superb.The best thing I liked was the fantastic service offered by Sophie and Sarah.Nothing was too much trouble.There was nothing I didn't like.More

Thank Bob F
Steve B, Owner at The Windmill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Bob, that was a swift review!! We are so pleased your party enjoyed your lunch with us yesterday and thank you for your kind words. It was a pleasure for both myself and Sarah to look after you all. Thank you for your further...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked last minute on a whim and where given a great table, the service from waitresses was very good, and the menu has enough to cater for all the family. The roast dinner was very good with plenty of meat, roasties and vegatables not...More

Thank Adrian C
Steve B, Owner at The Windmill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Adrian, so nice to welcome you on Sunday. Our home cooked roasts always go down a treat, especially our roasties!! We do home you return again soon!!

Reviewed 19 April 2018

The restaurant is a little remote but well worth the effort to get there. The ambiance of the place is quite nice although I would say the toilets are looking a little tired. Camembert starter was a good balanced first course with just the right...More

Thank CrocodileRoc
Steve B, Owner at The Windmill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi CrocodileRoc, It was lovely to meet and serve you both last Wednesday and pleased you enjoyed your experience with us. Glad you managed a dessert after your stone bass :) we hope you will be returning to us again soon. Best regards Sophie

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Really enjoyed our evening. Arrived and the owners were very friendly and welcoming. The food was excellent and also the pub itself has a welcoming feel to it. Would definitely recommend a trip out for the evening. There is also live music on a Monday...More

Thank kennyp869
Steve B, Owner at The Windmill Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kenny, thank you for your comments. We agree that the Windmill provides a welcoming atmosphere. It was a pleasure to welcome and serve you on our Monday Pie Night. It is worth noting that our pie menu does change so there is quite often...More

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 40 hotels in Leicester
Bosworth Hall Hotel & Spa
4,603 reviews
3.58 km away
Travellers Inn Mallory Park Hotel Leicester
136 reviews
5.57 km away
Ambion Court Hotel
66 reviews
6.46 km away
Odstone Hall
1 review
7.02 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Swan
26 reviews
.68 km away
The Old Dairy Restaurant
29 reviews
2.66 km away
Hercules Revived
406 reviews
3.74 km away
Gate Inn
244 reviews
4.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mallory Park Racing Circuit
35 reviews
2.58 km away
Tropical Birdland
792 reviews
3.41 km away
St Peters Church
96 reviews
3.71 km away
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park
869 reviews
5.04 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Brenda E
30 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Steve B | Property representative |
We do Brenda. We are a member of Brit stop.
0
Votes
26 February 2018|
Answer
Response from Steve B | Property representative |
Absolutely. We really do welcome children and have a kiddies menu available. Plus kids eat free Monday to Thursday 12 till 1 and 6 till 7 if you dine from our a late carte menu.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brascote | Brascote, Newbold Verdon, Leicester LE9 9LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 1455 824433
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy a contemporary informal dining experience within a traditional country pub setting or just come for a drink in The Windmill Inn's relaxing bar atmosphere. Open Every Day Lunchtime and Evening (Restaurant closed Sunday evenings).
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;