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Barnsdale Lodge Restaurant

Barnsdale Lodge Hotel, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham, United Kingdom, LE15 8AH
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Open 7 days for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner - Business levels mean booking is advisable to guarantee your table and timing.

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome

About Barnsdale Lodge Restaurant

The restaurant is the heart of Barnsdale Lodge Hotel, nestled next to Rutland Water and 5 minutes drive from the market town of Oakham. Head Chef David Buckowicki serves quality traditional dishes, reflecting seasonality and local producers on his menus. Our warm and professional service team welcome you to our relaxed, quality focused hotel. With afternoon tea served in the Conservatory, or in the courtyard (When the weather allows) and breakfast lunch and dinner served through the Conservatory, Cottage, Theatre and Dining rooms, with the Theatre & Cottage also being available for private dining.

Afternoon Tea is served daily 2.30-4.30pm

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 12 August 2018

Food was great, very noisy in conservatory, tables very close together so difficult to get in & out of. 10% service charge added which we didn't see any mention of! Had to inform waiting staff that we were ready to order.

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Visited On Friday, 03 August 2018

This was the first time using Barnsdale Lodge, the service from start to finish was excellent. This also added to our wedding anniversary evening meal. Superb and already looking forward to coming back.

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Visited On Saturday, 04 August 2018

My Wife ordered " English Herb Garden " off your pudding menu. The description excluded any reference to the chocolate fondue piping. My Wife is allergic to chocolate. The pudding was rejected and substituted with ice cream after some delay. At no time did anyone enquire if there were any allergies. Your menu description of this item was misleading by omission. At the end of the meal we all wished to coffee and tea after a considerable wait I had to search out staff to take our order. The evening was not of your usual standard

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Visited On Monday, 30 July 2018

An excellent evening, as always

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Visited On Sunday, 29 July 2018

Enjoyable Afternoon Tea with family

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Visited On Friday, 27 July 2018

Fantastic food in a lovely setting, with happy and friendly staff. My husband and I had a perfect evening.

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Visited On Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Would recommend

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Visited On Monday, 02 July 2018

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Visited On Tuesday, 10 July 2018

We like the place very much and go fairly often. However, despite the staff being very pleasant, the service is not always great...quite slow and innattentive. This time we asked for some French dressing for a salad and were informed there was none. Very strange considering bread is served with little dipping bowls of oil and vinegar. Surely the kitchen staff could have made up a portion of dressing for the salad. However the rest of the food was very tasty.

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Visited On Sunday, 24 June 2018

Excellent food and comfortable rooms. Enjoyed the courtyard for afternoon drinks. Felt vet relaxed here

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Visited On Sunday, 17 June 2018

Friendly helpful staff. Delicious afternoon tea

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Visited On Wednesday, 06 June 2018

The experience would have been even better if bone China was used

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Visited On Friday, 01 June 2018

Service and food is great ,

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 May 2018

Unfortunately there were long dark hairs on the napkin when we arrived.

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Visited On Tuesday, 29 May 2018

One of the best meals we have had over the years we have been visiting you. The distinct tastes of the ingredients of the meal were retained by the cooking and the portion size for us was right.

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Visited On Friday, 25 May 2018

Had a great meal here! Would happily recommend to others.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 May 2018

Beautiful lunch in a lovely setting, didn't find the waiting staff particular ly friendly but this didn't spoil a lovely afternoon with a friend .

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Visited On Sunday, 29 April 2018

We had an lovely lunch on Sunday. The food was delicious, service was excellent & the atmosphere was really relaxed. Would definitely return/recommend.

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Visited On Monday, 23 April 2018

very civilized way of spending a lunchtime - with old colleagues in the conservatory. And very good value.

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Visited On Saturday, 21 April 2018

good food in a lovely setting

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Visited On Thursday, 29 March 2018

Really welcoming receptionists. Beautiful surroundings. Relaxing atmosphere.

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Visited On Friday, 16 March 2018

Ostrich was very good. Starters particularly good. Risotto a bit plain. Good, friendly service and very pleasant to stay here. Rooms could do with some better lighting. Better flushing toilets needed. Overall very pleased.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

Had a lovely time at Barnsdale Lodge for Afternoon Tea on Mothering Sunday. A little gift for the Mum’s at the end of the tea was a great touch and made the day more memorable. Service was great, happy staff and seemed glad to help. Would definitely recommend Barnsdale for an occasion!

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

The menu selection process with a large group is made so much easier by the events team. The food is fantastic, staff are friendly to both adults and children and very obliging. The whole meal was fantastic.

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Visited On Thursday, 08 March 2018

An excellent meal as ever. We regularly meet up with family and have always had a good meal

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