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Hammer and Pincers

5 East Road | Wymeswold, Loughborough LE12 6ST, England
+44 1509 880735
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“grazing menu” (43 reviews)
“apple sorbet” (10 reviews)
“hake” (15 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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5 East Road | Wymeswold, Loughborough LE12 6ST, England
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1 - 10 of 613 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Mum has been very poorly on and off for a year so and in and out of hospital so when she had started to turn a corner, we booked the Hammer and Pincers for dinner for 5 people for mum's 80th and a cheer up....More

6  Thank 1968CathyY
Reviewed 1 week ago

On Saturday I enjoyed another excellent lunch at the Hammer and Pincers. The menu was great value, and the food delicious and beautifully presented. This is my favourite restaurant in the Loughborough area and is highly recommended.

1  Thank RichardWE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was our second visit to this restaurant and I have to say that the food was excellent - we had some guests and the chef accommodated some special requests, which is great. Nonetheless it was a shame that we only watched other guests enjoy...More

5  Thank Anne T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have been to this restaurant numerous times over the past year and there is a simple reason. It is THE best restaurant in the East Midlands. The food is superb and frankly is as good, if not better, then many of...More

2  Thank GEHosk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife chose the restaurant from Tripadvisor and we were astonished by the quality of the food. It was my son's graduation dinner and the four of us each had a different starter. All were superb. For mains, I had an exquisitely flavoured dry monkfish...More

3  Thank Gtpmac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this restaurant on Tripadvisor when looking for somewhere for lunch to celebrate our daughter's graduation. Everything was superb from the homemade bread to the complementary sorbet ( fennel apple and dill!) and cookies . We all had the set lunch and it was...More

3  Thank Hamtin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We (5 people )visited the restaurant for their Grazing Menu of 7 courses. Every dish was pretty setting & delicious. The mostly liked fish of Tuna with miso & watermelon, which was very fresh & tasty. 2 of us tried pairing wine commented quite good...More

3  Thank clui888
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I visited the Hammer and Pincers for the first time on my 30th birthday with a group of friends. We were met with a warm welcome and started the evening with a glass of champagne in the lovely garden. We opted for the seven course...More

2  Thank Beautytherapist27
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Always good food and attentive staff,we have enjoyed every meal on all of our visits to the Hammer and Pincers would recommend this restaurant no problem.

2  Thank colin f
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Sunday lunch here is an absolute must whenever we get back to the Uk. It never disappoints. Always lovely, always fresh. Vegatables are crunchy and cooked just the way we all like them. We just love the place. Staff are always friendly and helpful. A...More

2  Thank azillasymons1979
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Questions & Answers
8 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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
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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