Open for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner, Sunday roast, brunch from 07.00 to 22.00
For parties of 7 or more, please call the restaurant to make the booking.
We serve our Express Menu from 12-2pm & 5-5.30pm Mon- Sat
- Private Dining
- Free WiFi
- Outdoor Seating
- Families and Children Welcome
- Event Space
- Gluten Free Available
- Free Parking
- Business Lunch
- Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
- Disabled Access
- Dietary Needs Catered For
- Children's Menu available
- Car Parking
- Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
- Age Restricted in Bar
- Awesome View
About Black Iron at Winstanley House
CLASSICAL COOKING TRADITIONS WITH THE BEST OF BRITISH INGREDIENTS
Black Iron at Winstanley House is a contemporary British restaurant and steakhouse in the heart of Leicester. Serving a combination of quality ingredients including seven different meats, tenderly cooked over charcoal in our traditional cast iron oven, Black Iron fuses the tantalising flavours of classical cooking traditions with a modern restaurant setting.
Our team of experienced chefs prepare simple, exquisite dishes with locally sourced seasonal ingredients, creating a glorious dining experience. Cooking over fire is a primitive technique that lets our top quality ingredients speak for themselves, leaving you with a newfound appreciation for British cuisine.
Really beautiful meal. Ribeye was cooked perfectly and spring greens side was lovely. Not sure about the pulled pork mash. Felt like a dish in itself rather than a side. House Malbec was great. Really enjoyed our meal. Thank you
Bar service was very good. Food and Service was very good. just a bit of a draft due to the old windows and door. Overall a very good Meal.
Very good experience all round.
Fantastic experience, enjoyed by all!
the food was excellent the staff equally my only concern was the fact we needed to keep our coats on there was no heating and room was really cold which meant the food needed to be eaten quickly. again the food and service were excellent though
Absolutely amazing food, drink and service. It gets better everything we go!!!
I would have gave 5 stars for recommending a friend if it wasn’t for the car park! Awful. Which is a shame because the inside is so lovely and the experience was great. Just wouldn’t want to recommend a friend to go and ruin their car while driving over pot holes and having to walk through mud to get to the door. A simple tarmac over the drive would solve this. Also might help if the place and the car park was more sign posted.
I have been to many afternoon teas at various venues but unfortunately this was probably worst value for money!!! We had 2 plates of sandwiches between 13 of us and we had to keep passing them back and forth!!! Some of the cakes were most certainly shop bought and cut up.. e.g Bakewell Couldn’t fault the service provided by the staff.
Really enjoyed our first visit to the black iron restaurant at Winstanley house. Fantastic food (brilliant chefs) fantastic service and great atmosphere:)
The planning was very well managed, we were a party of 12 and we had a great lunch. The food from the lunch menu was very nice, all plates were well presented, well balanced and seasoned just right. I highly recommend it, specially for business lunches.
Food was lovely, and our waitress was very attentive without being too intrusive.
The food was good however it didn’t completely blow me away. The service however was excellent.
Excellent food. Service great. Waiter friendly. Good value for money. Not rushed. Birthday dessert plate a lovely touch
Excellent meal and stay really enjoyed it
Fantastic venue and food!
See my review under Dhwood on TripAdvisor
Great night with fab service and food!! The sticky toffee pudding was AMAZING! Highly recommend and will be back!
The seevice and attention was fantastic.
Beautiful food and setting. Highly recommended. We love Black Iron and we will return soon.
Absolutely first class. The best meal we have, possibly ever had in terms of consistency of all the courses being equally beautiful. Not cheap but excellent value for money. Fantastic warm attentive service. Had never been before but will now be going again.... And again Simply excellent.
Very impressed and that doesn’t happen often! We will be back
Fabulous evening in a fabulous setting. Thank you!
Very good food, well presented. Friendly service, prompt but not too rushed.
It was a borderline argument to get the second pot of tea for the 4 people dining. I was asked if I’d ordered it... it’s a pot for 2, we have 1 and there’s 4 of us I replied. The only vegetarian option was salmon (she’s vegetarian) egg (she doesn’t eat) or cream cheese. That’s appalling. Worst still the vegetarian sandwiches were filling to filling with the chicken sandwiches on the same plate!!! Is your food hygiene rating of 5 real? They forgot some of our cakes, having just forgotten the same cakes on the table next to us. The sandwiches were stale the scones were really dry and the cakes were average. The service was ok when they were actually there... I came to you expecting gold service and quality hence why I paid double the average cost of an afternoon tea. Sadly it was the worst afternoon tea I ever had in terms of quantity, quality, hygiene, service so much so I didn’t leave a tip. And I always tip! Very disappointed.