Cow and Plough

Stoughton Park, Gartree Road, Oadby, Leicester, United Kingdom, LE2 2FB
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Opening Times
Monday- Sunday 11:00-23:00pm
Food served
Monday to Friday 12:00-14:30pm & 18:00-21:00pm
Saturday 12:00-16:00 (please call ahead if dining after 15:00) & 18:00-21:00pm
Sunday Lunch 12:00-16:00pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About Cow and Plough


The Cow and Plough based in rambling old farm buildings has an excellent reputation for its vast array of real ales excellent wines, fine lunchtime sandwiches and superb a la carte restaurant making it ideal for family lunches and dinners.

Whatever your event, we’ve got it covered
The Cow & Plough have been host to many family celebrations from 1st birthday extravaganzas in the marquee to 90th birthday celebrations in our traditional farmhouse restaurant. We’ve hosted large corporate dinners through to intimate family gatherings and can offer fine private dining or even traditional pub games evenings.

Our permanent marquee – perfect for your event
Our permanent marquee can cater for weddings up to 150 guests. We also specialise in Christmas parties in December. Sunday lunch is a firm favourite at the Cow & Plough serving food from 12 till 4pm in the restaurant and conservatory…we also serve delicious hot baguettes in the bar.

Live Jazz, Beer & Music Festivals
We have weekly jazz lunchtimes every Wednesday from 12 till 2.30pm. Here at the Cow & Plough we hold regular beer and music festivals featuring local bands and up to 50 guest ales over a weekend with free camping in the summer.You are always assured our best attention for your requirements at this truly unique venue. Well behaved dogs are welcome at The Cow & Plough in the bar areas and in the garden, water bowls are available for thirsty pooches too, ideal after a long walk and a pint of one of cracking ales for you too! We love organising parties here at The Cow & Plough but we are sorry we are unable to cater for 18th birthday parties.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Great place. Good food.

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Visited On Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Really enjoyed our visit .Food was great and lovely surroundings. Will be back for sunday lunch

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Visited On Sunday, 08 March 2020

Our Sunday roast was a complete taste sensation, each element was cooked to perfection. We loved it! And such friendly,welcoming staff.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 March 2020

Excellent food and service; as always. Thanks to Charly and the team.

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Visited On Monday, 24 February 2020

Booked for Monday Evening so very quiet. Had friend from abroad who wanted to eat traditional country Food and drink Traditional country ale!!! Hit the spot on both counts :)

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

The restaurant is now more like pub food and 'superb a la carte' does not apply. No current wine list available and some confusion over prices. The discount card described on the web site as giving discount on food no longer applies.

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Visited On Thursday, 27 February 2020

always a pleasure,never had a bad experience

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Visited On Tuesday, 25 February 2020

It was a quiet Tuesday in February so not many people around (inevitably, no great atmosphere but it did mean we could have a good chat without raising our voices) Enjoyable food. Excellent service:-) Car park absolutely dreadful. I would come here more often with my elderly mother if the carpark were better and/or there was a blue badge space. Not very "accessible"! Also, given the pub was so quiet where do all the cars come from?

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Visited On Saturday, 22 February 2020

Lovely meal.

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Visited On Wednesday, 19 February 2020

Great time, good food and friendly and efficient service.

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Visited On Tuesday, 18 February 2020

Service was excellent, food was lovely and good atmosphere. We have eaten here as a family, with friends but also held my fathers wake here and when organising the wake we were treated with sensitivity and they made sure everything went smoothly for us. Would definitely recommend them

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Visited On Friday, 14 February 2020

Excellent food a good range of drink

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Enjoyable experience and a lovely lunch, staff were friendly as always. Took a friend who had not been before and she thought the place and the food was great. We will visit again.

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Visited On Sunday, 09 February 2020

We were celebrating a joint birthday yesterday & we all enjoyed ourselves very much. The service, as usual was excellent & the food was delicious. This is our third visit to the Cow & Plough - our first being when our son in law was taking place in the Steaming Billy cycle race & we enjoyed a lovely barbeque on that occasion. We will most definitely be back!!

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Visited On Saturday, 08 February 2020

One complaint my birthday voucher of 25% off food was not honoured, I was told by the server that the machine would not allow and that this was a head office problem. I would request this is resolved.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 February 2020

Lovely lunch meet up with friends. Good food, friendly atmosphere, nice beers! Enjoyed the dogs who where also visiting!

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 February 2020

Second time in a fortnight! Excellent lunch both times! Only problem is that as a driver can only risk just one pint of your excellent Billy draught.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 February 2020

Fantastic experience again! Thank you to all the staff at the Cow and Plough! Will be dining with you again when we're in the area!

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Visited On Thursday, 30 January 2020

Food never disappoints!!! Very reasonably priced. Good drink selection. Excellent service. Cute/Cosy environment

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Visited On Thursday, 09 January 2020

We attended the cow & plough for my father in laws wake and the service from the guys was fantastic! Charlie who I dealt with was super! She made sure everything ran smoothly and we didnt have to worry about a thing! Couldn't have been happier that we decided to use the cow & plough for the wake. Thanks so much

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Visited On Wednesday, 08 January 2020

We held our fathers wake on Wednesday 8 January at the Cow and Plough after his funeral service at Great Glen Crematorium. The cold buffet provided together with tea/coffee or refreshments from the bar was excellent and the restaurant area provided a perfect venue for the 35 people who attended with comfortable surroundings to talk and reflect on the life of Bernard Stanton Kinsey who loved going to the Cow and Plough with his family and ordering a pint of Steamin' Billy!

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Visited On Thursday, 02 January 2020

Lovely meal & staff were very helpful and accomodating. Will definitely be returning.

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Visited On Monday, 23 December 2019

A great night at the Cow and Plough. Great atmosphere, friendly service and a great Christmas meal. Thanks to all the staff. Steve Holman (Oadby)

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Visited On Tuesday, 24 December 2019

Fantastic service and beautiful food

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Visited On Monday, 23 December 2019

The food, as always, was amazing and prepared to a very high standard.

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