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The Wheel Inn

Certificate of Excellence
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Bar, British, Pub
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13 Main Street, Branston, Grantham NG32 1RU, England
+44 1476 870376
12:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Showing 149: English reviews
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Eight of us visited here for a friend's birthday meal. Beautiful food, good wine and friendly staff. Would recommend the cheese soufflé and beef wellington! Excellent!

Thank Mamf R
Stamford, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I reviewed this village pub favorably a few years ago, praising the food, ambience, service and (especially) the wonderful Sunday roasts. However, a couple of visits for lunch in the latter half of 2016 were disappointing, with service and food falling short of previous experiences. Today, I'm happy to report that The Wheel is back on track and, once again,... More 

Thank Tw1961
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Being a regular customer, I could be accused of being biased, but the fact that I am a regular surely suggests that it is just a very, very, very good pub. Dishes such as Schnitzel, Tartiflette, Mussels, pasta with fresh truffles, cold beef sandwiches, Devilled Kidneys, Escargot, Osso Bucco and a fantastic Sunday roast have kept me coming back for... More 

Thank Sam B
Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wheel is a fantastic pub. The food is always beautifully prepared and the menu is varied. The staff are always pleasant and eager to please. Already looking forward to our next visit.

Thank LindyM03
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We last visited this pub in 1973 when it was hosted by a German couple and had a very pleasant meal. After looking around the area again for alternatives to the many eating places in the Bottesford Grantham area we decide to try the Wheel again,with disappointing results. The staff (two young peoplein the bar area were very pleasant.. The... More 

2 Thank JohnGV3500MQ
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Hi,we go to the wheel often for a meal or just drinks.This gem is lovely,food it's wonderful and staff are pleasant.The owner mat is very friendly and professional with a can do attitude.nothing is to much trouble.

Thank dawn j
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Plesant enchanted village pub with picturesque veiws, excllent food and service, veiws over the vale of Belvoir

Thank johnson4ad
United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Having dined at The Wheel Inn on a number of occasions, it is really an exceptional pub and never fails to keep us coming back. We thoroughly enjoy the very relaxed dining, really fine wines and truly sumptuous food! The steaks in particular are outstanding, and rank amongst the finest I have eaten - even being from the Southern Africa's... More 

Thank dblake70
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

This pub catered beautifully for my friend who is gluten free . I was really impressed with the alternatives she was given for Sunday lunch . Nothing was too much trouble . Lovely roast with lots of fresh veg, gluten free gravy and chocolate terrine ! The rest of us had the roast beef or turkey with all the trimmings... More 

Thank Jo H
Grantham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Early doors on a cold Autumnal Evening - Slow cooked Pork Belly with Dauphinoise Pots and Braised Red Cabbage and a classy glass of Syrah. A dish that perfectly suited the atmopshere; the season; and the mood. Well cooked, well presented, and a hearty portion. This was an honest delivery of super pub food.

Thank jmartinredman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Main Street, Branston, Grantham NG32 1RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Grantham  >  Branston
  • Phone Number: +44 1476 870376

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?