Eat & Drink at Abbots Oak
Tuck into the finest seasonal menus here at the Abbots Oak. And as our restaurant is open to everyone, you don’t have to book the venue to enjoy our delicious food.
Our menu inspiration has been drawn from locally sourced fresh foraged ingredients from the wooded areas at the property and the developing kitchen garden, with all its fresh herbs and heritage vegetables that surround Charnwood forest, heathland and meadows.
Come along and let us serve you great tasting British food, in a luxurious but hospitable environment.
There are several panelled rooms of character that can be used for your private dining event from 4-24 people. Menus can, of course, be tailored to your event.
Award-winning local chef
Award-winning local chef, Samantha Dimblebee, leads the catering and events departments. Sam, who is the third generation of a family renowned in hospitality and catering, became a part of the Abbots Oak team in February 2018 – enhancing the restaurants’ offering.
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Award-winning local chef, Samantha Dimblebee, leads the catering and events departments. Sam, who is the third generation of a family renowned in hospitality and catering, became a part of the Abbots Oak team in February 2018 – enhancing the restaurants’ offering.Book a Table
Gin Bar and Wine
Our bar staff will be on tap to help with our choice of craft ales available from local Loughborough base Charnwood Brewery. Whilst the ladies that lunch are more than welcome to try our fizz by the glass or one of the local artisan Burleigh’s Gins in the Gin Parlour; overlooking the beautiful Cedar trees and garden. Enjoy a long lunch with a tonic, or recover after some retail therapy.
Abbots Oak is proud to be associated with local artisan gin distillers Burleigh’s who are based about a mile away. Their different varieties of Gin made with locally sourced botanicals from surrounding woodland compliments the overall theme running through Abbots Oak. Burleigh’s gin has proven to be very popular with customers.
Another local supplier is Charnwood Brewery providing Abbots Oak with artisan craft beers and ciders.
The wine list compliments the menus and has been chosen by the owners. Many wines can be bought by the glass.
Scrumptious and tasty
We went there this afternoon for a meal. It has a very friendly ambience and the hosts were amazing. Asked for a hot meal and were served the most scrumptious and tasty meal ever. Didn’t expect such an amazing feast. Thank you all for a lovely afternoon
House and grounds are beautiful
Had a fab night with friends on Saturday amazing sharing boards and tapas food was well cooked. Drinks were good, so good we kept ordering more!!! House and grounds are beautiful
Exquisitely delicious food
We had a lovely evening with exquisitely delicious food and a warm welcome from everyone. The place is beautiful. And the Burleigh's gin was rather good too! We will definitely go again and thoroughly recommend going.