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Hammer and Pincers

5 East Road | Wymeswold, Loughborough LE12 6ST, England
+44 1509 880735
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“grazing menu” (53 reviews)
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“apple sorbet” (10 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 East Road | Wymeswold, Loughborough LE12 6ST, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had meal here to celebrate Valentine’s day and were recommended. Upon arrival we were given the menu and our initial impression was that it was far too complicated. Note that we have visited all of the fine dining establishments in the area including John’s...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We’ve been coming to the Hammer and Pincers for years, travelling from well over an hour away in order to delight in the fantastic gastronomic offerings to be had. Unfortunately, something went very, very wrong this time and, before we could even be seated we...More

Thank BANL
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit and hopefully not our last. Our meals were amazing, excellent quality and presentation, with faultless service.

1  Thank Lizdaws
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have enjoyed dining at the Hammer and Pincer on numerous occasions and looked forward to this visit to celebrate a special event. We were not disappointed. From the welcome on arrival, drinks in the bar and through to the table, the service was excellent....More

1  Thank NTree
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for Sunday Lunch with friends, we had a wonderful time. The atmosphere and food were really good,. The staff were professional and friendly , the food beautifully cooked and presented. Worth seeking out,

Thank susie144
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Okay then, let's get the negative out of the way first; This place is a long way from any where, I'm not saying it's in the middle of no where, but you can see it from the window if you get the right table. When...More

3  Thank Jack B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and her partner booked a table as a birthday treat for me and what a treat it was,there was a good selection on the menu which was cooked and presented to perfection and served by polite and efficient waitresses. This was not just...More

2  Thank gerald h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this place thanks to TripAdvisor and wasn't disappointed. It’s a very rural setting so initially i was not sure what to expect. They have some great paintings on the walls and it’s a nice welcoming country pub atmosphere. The selection of food was excellent,...More

2  Thank MIADangerous
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal out celebrating with family who were visiting from the Bahamas. Request for a blue steak presented no problem for the chef - with a great result. All food courses were really good with great flavours and presentation. Wine list very reasonable. Would recommend...More

1  Thank PagesNottingham
Reviewed 1 January 2018

The set menu of 7 courses choosing one of two is great. Wonderful selection, great flavours, beautifully presented. The staff are very helpful, knowledgable, attentive and friendly. A real treat.

3  Thank Marion S
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Questions & Answers
28 September 2017|
Response from hammerpincers | Property representative |
Hi There, to be honest i wasn't aware that we were advertising vegan options on tripadvisor. However we always carry vegan options, rice milk, almond milk, nutritional yeast to name but a few ingredients we can use to make... More
9 May 2016|
Response from hammerpincers | Property representative |
Hi Nananel 12, Thank you for getting in touch regarding holding a party in our restaurant, unfortunately the largest party we can accommodate would be for up to 12 guests Many thanks Danny
Brian W
25 February 2015|
Response from hammerpincers | Property representative |
Hi Brian, We can do a party of 12 in one area, but our toilets are not suitable for guests in wheel chairs unfortunately Sorry we could not be of further help Danny
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 East Road | Wymeswold, Loughborough LE12 6ST, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Loughborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1509 880735
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