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About the AA Rosette award
Restaurants are awarded from 1 to 5 Rosettes for culinary excellence. One Rosette restaurants are highly recommended in a local area and five Rosettes have reached the pinnacle of culinary excellence at a world class level.

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Micro-brewed ales and creative cooking

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At a glance

Open all year
Wheelchair access
Children welcome

Five miles from the National Brewery Centre, you would expect beer to be a strong draw, especially in a refurbished 17th-century coaching inn. A range of evocatively named ales from its microbrewery is a plank of The Boot's huge popularity. Good things happen with the food too, with a classics menu supplemented by a creative carte. Expect Jerusalem artichoke risotto with burnt cobnuts, or silky chicken and foie gras parfait with pickles, to start. Then try barbecued sea bass with a rolled oat and pancetta croquette and salt-baked beets, before a finale of chocolate, passionfruit and yogurt ices, precariously piled and sauced with sweet Japanese rice wine.

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Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Lunch served from:: 12
  • until : 3
  • Dinner served from:: 6
  • until: 9

Chef

  • Chef: Rob Taylor

Food and drink

  • Cuisine style:: Modern British
  • Vegetarian dishes available

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted

Children

  • Children welcome

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome

Facilities

  • Seats:: 65
  • On-site parking available

Additional information

  • Seats:: 65

Getting here

From Repton Cross into Brook End, The Boot on right

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Nearest train station

Willington Station
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Three-course lunch from£16.95**Based on the minimum price for a 3-course lunch *Based on the minimum price for a 3-course lunch
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