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The Falcon In

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Long Whatton $$ - $$$ , British,
64 Main Street, Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DG, England
+44 1509 842416
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
64 Main Street, Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DG, England
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Friendly staff and comfortable surroundings make this village pub worth visit. Several ales on offer as well as a varied food menu.

1  Thank swfjambo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We would stay there again.. only downside was having booked a table (we were 4 overnight guests) at the window, for Dinner, we discovered it had been given over to people who were having only drinks. Our alternative was a 'high' table which was totally...More

1  Thank nettrey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here today and it was delicious although I do think for over £15 mash potato should not be an extraMore

2  Thank jaynebingbong
Elliehiggo, Owner at The Falcon In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jayne Thank you so much for your honest review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your Sunday lunch here with us at The Falcon. We have taken your comments on board and we will review the mashed potato option with the Sunday lunches. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I popped to the Falcon yesterday to catch up with a friend for lunch and I wasn't disappointed. I'd been before for an evening meal and Sunday lunch but not for a casual light lunch. The sandwich menu was superb and I struggled to decide...More

1  Thank Harleymum
Elliehiggo, Owner at The Falcon In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! So pleased you had a lovely lunch date with your friend! I have passed on your comments to our wonderful team! We hope to see you again soon Ellie & Paul Higginson

Reviewed 29 May 2017

I visited The Falcon Inn for the first time with my friend just for a few drinks for a change from another local pub. I've got to say how impressed I was with everything - from the warm welcome and continuing happy service whilst we...More

2  Thank Stephen W
Elliehiggo, Owner at The Falcon In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review, we are so delighted that you enjoyed your experience here at The Falcon Inn. Here's to many more visits and bowls of chips!!!! Kind Regards Ellie & Paul Higginson

Reviewed 20 May 2017

We booked a table by phone. Only two rings before my call was answered by an extremely polite man who confirmed our table for four. We were shown to our table by the manager, a most likeable fellow with a sense of humour. We each...More

2  Thank iainandviv
Elliehiggo, Owner at The Falcon In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our business and the team of whom we are very proud of. We look forward to welcoming you again in the very near future Kind Regards Ellie & Paul Higginson

Reviewed 14 May 2017

We went for dinner on a Saturday evening, our first visit to the Falcon to eat. Much improved since we came for drinks a few years ago. The menu is limited with fairly standard fayre for a pub. We sat in the upper part of...More

2  Thank Paul_of_Ashby
Elliehiggo, Owner at The Falcon In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am sorry you found your experience at The Falcon to be a negative one, we have taken on board your feedback and we hope you will revisit and give us another chance Kind Regards Ellie & Paul Higginson

Reviewed 19 April 2017

First off I have to say how lovely Caitlin was - our Waitress - so smiley and friendly - a real pleasure to be around - we all commented on this. We were not very adventurous - all 3 of us having the Fish and...More

3  Thank GordonBoarder
Elliehiggo, Owner at The Falcon In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic review, we have passed on your comments to Caitlin and she was delighted. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future Kind regards Ellie & Paul Higginson

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Love the pub food and staff great but yesterday it was freezing in there no fires on a chilly day did not have that welcome feel we are used to.Will not spend money to shiver again please keep customers warm you are doing a great...More

2  Thank Fay W
Elliehiggo, Owner at The Falcon In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry that we let you down by not having the fires on, we will ensure that this doesn't happen again, we really do appreciate and try to react to all feedback in a positive manner. so pleased you enjoy coming to the Falcon. Long may...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Wow, this really is good! Booked a table for Sunday lunch well in advance, I'm so glad we did! Can't praise everything highly enough. Great staff, excellent service, fantastic food and really dog friendly. We both had the salmon and prawn cocktail - really good...More

2  Thank Robinhoodsbsy
Elliehiggo, Owner at The Falcon In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review, we look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit Kind Regards Ellie & Paul Higginson

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vicclass
14 February 2017|
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Response from Elliehiggo | Property representative |
Vicclass, I will not lower myself to respond, I have welcomed you to come to the pub to talk to me about your issue. You have failed to do this. uet you insist on putting your vile inept comments on here! Maybe you should... More
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vicclass
6 January 2017|
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Response from vicclass | Reviewed this property |
It says it on your own ID, the review is a screaming fake , and purely designed to counter the real reviews posted re the state of the Falcon as it is being mismanaged. You must be a proud mum..............
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Gemmalemma2014
12 April 2016|
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Response from Elliehiggo | Property representative |
Hi Gemma Please take a look on our Facebook page, it's on there. Our website is currently under construction. We also have 3-5 specials which or on our blackboard daily. If you have any queries, please give us a call on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Main Street, Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Loughborough  >  Long Whatton
  • Phone Number: +44 1509 842416
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