Restaurants in Leicester

Whether you're after somewhere fancy or a laid-back affair, choosing where to eat doesn't have to be difficult. From British-style spots offering free breakfasts (yes, free) to Asian eateries dishing out the best in Vietnamese dishes and drinks, our guide features the best restaurants in Leicester.

The Pug & Greyhound

186 user reviews 4

A neighbourhood favourite, The Pug & Greyhound touts an alfresco beer garden and charming pub atmosphere among its strengths. Head here for gastro grub, craft beers and a dog-friendly space which often hosts live music and events.

Pho Leicester

245 user reviews 4

Serving up some of the best Asian food in Leicester, Pho does exactly what it says on the tin. Whether you're tucking into a Vietnamese salad or house special broth, make sure to save room for the signature phở and a Cà phê Martini.

Giggling Squid Leicester

339 user reviews 4

Bringing authentic Thai cuisine to the heart of St Martins Square, Giggling Squid is serving up classic curries, stir-frys and spicy salads, washed down with a huge selection of thirst-quenching beets and Asian-inspired cocktails. Head to this serene, flower-adorned spot for a sumptuous feast where flavour comes first.

Veeno Leicester

456 user reviews 4

Think wine's just as important as food? Then you've come to the right place, because Veeno is all about tipples of the grape variety. With Sicilian wines, artisan pizzas and Italian-style sharing plates, this is the perfect date night spot.