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The Forge Inn

) #48 of 980 Restaurants in Leicester $$ - $$$ , British,
Main Street | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DG, England
+44 116 287 1702
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DG, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A small wedding party, we booked the private room. A big, stylish square table, the room was just perfect. The young, very attractive blonde girl who served us (sorry I didn't get her name to personalise the praise) was very well spoken, attentive and helpful....More

Thank JEFF C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Found two TA pages for this pub so the same review is on both! Came here for my birthday lunch with the family, we had a lovely time. My nephew had some nasty ulcers so could barely eat but (who i assumed to be) the...More

Thank TazzaG7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't fault The Forge. It's a beautiful pub/bar and restaurant. Always kept immaculate and updated constantly. It has a beautiful terrace for nice days and the food is always amazing and very tasty. The best thing over everything else is the staff who top...More

Thank Sophie A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for an early evening meal for 2. On arrival the very helpful barmaid was very patient whilst I was deciding which ale to try and offered me tasters to help. We were then taken to our table. Whilst the menu is not huge I...More

3  Thank Choosyfloss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here yesterday for my leaving gathering due to going to America for 3 months, after getting a pint with a few of my friends more turned up and tried to get served, we were then told that they couldn't serve us because we didnt...More

5  Thank Sam G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst my wife and I tend to eat here about once a month I haven't written a review for a while. We usually eat quite early and although there is an 'early bird' menu we always choose the main evening menu. I have had the...More

Thank leonardo1519
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The Forge Inn gave me exactly what I have been looking for, but have so far failed to find, in a vegetarian Sunday lunch. I opted for the chestnut mushroom pie which was served with buttery mash, green beans and veggie gravy. I ordered roasted...More

Thank citag123
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Hi Trippers, Well what a fantastic time was had last night in the Forge Inn. The forge is located in the centre of Glenfield in Leicestershire and has been around for years. It has gone through many owners, however the current owners have got it...More

1  Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 7 May 2017

been here a couple of times so far and the food is bye far amazing , its very good quality food , recommended it to my boss and so far hes been there for the last 3 weeks on the trot as he and his...More

Thank leetl150
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Came in for lunch on Sunday over the Bank Holiday weekend. Plenty of room in the car park, not too busy inside either. We booked our table online the night before and there were no problems seating us when we got there. Staff were really...More

Thank charlycoates
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 287 1702
  • E-mail
The Forge Inn - Village Pub & Dining is Passionate about Freshly Prepared, Sustainably Sourced Food, Cask Ale & Wine - We love what we do & like most businesses we are not perfect but we try hard- so if we get it wrong give us a chance to put it right! :) x
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