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1573 Bar & Grill

41 Freeschool Lane | The Old Grammar School, Leicester LE1 4FY, England
+44 116 251 6879
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (212 reviews)
“ribs” (30 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41 Freeschool Lane | The Old Grammar School, Leicester LE1 4FY, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

6 of us ate here one sunny evening. Waiter was very friendly and was sure to pass on to the kitchen that one of our group had a nut allergy. Service was pretty slow but apparently there was a big group inside. Onion rings were...More

Thank Luke H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Come out for my dads birthday with the family arrived at 6pm. Booked the table in advance. Service was very good very polite and helpful. Ordered a variety of dishes and they were all fantastic the T-bone steak was gorgeous. The chicken supreme was very...More

Thank sandyk05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This unusually named restaurant is in a former schoolhouse built in 1573, and now in the middle of a shopping mall. It serves high-grade English food, steaks, grills, etc. Prices are reasonable for the level of cooking which is excellent. There are reasonable priced, and...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been here a few times with different friends now-and each time the food is delicious and service is great. I usually have coriander and lime chicken-beautifully cooked and the fat chips are delicious. The young waiting staff are efficient and polite too. Reasonable prices...More

Thank 25spangles25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful building with lots of historical character and some interesting relevant displays about the school on the walls. We found the staff very friendly and efficient and the food delicious. Prawn bruschetta (4 prawns) starter, Gammon medallions and chicken breast mains and the mixed ice...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called 1573 because that's the year the building was built, this is a nice restaurant, with good food and service, reasonably priced in a good setting.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited on a Saturday night in May for the first time. Enjoyed a fantastic 8oz fillet steak cooked (in my eyes) perfectly. The building is fantastically full of character and they haven't squeezed too many tables into the space; very much had our privacy. We...More

Thank BDH326
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Lara was a brilliant waitress and the food was delicious we had prawns bruschetta for starter and 8oz rib eye steak for main. The steak was amazing and the chunky chips was so yummy.

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Always have doughballs,garlic mushrooms, new potatoes, always brilliant and the icecream and deserts are the best in Leicester. Staff are always polite. Love it. Elaine

Thank Elaine N
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Not many customers Tuesday lunchtime but excellent food and service. Definitely recommend the gammon and ribs , treacle sponge and custard gorgeous and the ice cream great.

Thank payjones
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
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17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Freeschool Lane | The Old Grammar School, Leicester LE1 4FY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 251 6879
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