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At a glance

Bar menu
Open all year
Garden

A rambling, creeper dressed stone inn (it was a quarrymen’s watering hole 200 years ago) that has a comfortably traditional bar and ‘The Mess’ dining area based on RAF connections. Charnwood Forest’s stirring countryside is all around and the Great Central Railway (steam) is close-by. Explorers may choose to sit in the flowery courtyard garden, indulging in Timothy Taylor Landlord bitter and select from an ever-changing menu, perhaps haddock in beer batter with mushy peas, fries and home-made tartare sauce; the always popular Woodhouse smokies; and the Wheatsheaf burger. There’s a decent list of wines to accompany.

Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Open all week
  • Opening times: 12-3 6-11 (Sat 12-11 Sun 12-4)
  • Lunch opening: Mon-Fri 12-2.30, Sat 12-3, Sun 12-4
  • Dinner opening: Mon-Fri 6-9.15, Sat 6-9.30

Food and drink

  • Real ales: Greene King Abbot Ale, Timothy Taylor Landlord, Adnams Broadside, Tetley's Smoothflow, Marston's Pedigree, guest ale
  • Real ciders: Thatchers

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted

Facilities

  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Garden
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required

Children

  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu

Dogs

  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

M1 junct 22, follow Quorn signs

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