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Review Summary

9 based on 8 reviews
  • Food

  • Value

  • Ambiance

  • Service

  • June Berrow

    Lovely food, nice setting sat in window with big windows open, sun shinning - lovely.

  • Cally Brown

    Well worth the group on voucher. Food top notch!

  • Mary Sherwin

    Extensive menu, very helpful staff, nearby car park and well presented food - I will definitely go again. Lunch was excellent, but would try dinner next time.

  • Linda Lockwood

  • Andrew Barker

    Excellent reception on a saturday night, with good food and left alone by staff to enjoy the meal unless we wanted something, a jewel in Lutterworths crown, we will be back again, under £116 for 4 of us including £22 for wine.

  • Ani Evans

    Absolutely lovely again. Thank you.

  • Ani Evans

    Fantastic meal. Great service. Perfect for our birthday celebrations. Thank you.

  • Jane tomlinson

    A very nice meal with great surroundings. Will definitely be returning.

Mon:
12pm-3pm and 7pm-10:30pm
Tue:
12pm-3pm and 7pm-10:30pm
Wed:
12pm-3pm and 7pm-10:30pm
Thu:
12pm-3pm and 7pm-10:30pm
Fri:
12pm-3pm and 7pm-10:30pm
Sat:
12pm-3pm and 7pm-10:30pm
Sun:
Closed
  • Ranked #8 of 81
  • Avg. main course: £12
  • Italian

We say…

Cheikho’s Italian restaurant is situated on Church Street in the beautiful market town of Lutterworth, Leicester. Regarded as the best Italian restaurant for miles around, diners have been known to travel from Rugby to join the local community in enjoying the reasonably priced, authentic Italian food on offer in the restaurant.

Serving up home-cooked Italian cuisine for over twenty years, Cheikho’s also has a branch in Oadby that receives similar praise for its attention to detail, customer service and of course, its food. Cheikho’s Lutterworth offers a more rustic dining experience than its sister branch with white textured walls, terracotta tiled floor, stunning ceiling beams and intricately carved wooden chairs. Vintage-effect chandelier, dried flowers and blackboards further add to the charm of the venue. It is a cosy and intimate venue that is suitable for both large group bookings, tables can be arranged to seat up to 20 at a time, and, of course, couples looking for a romantic candlelight dinner.

From pizza to pasta and steaks to fresh fish, all dishes at Cheikho’s are prepared with passion and skill. You can expect classic combinations such as chicken cacciatora stuffed with blue cheese and wild mushrooms, wrapped in smoked bacon, pan-fried and then baked and served in a mushroom sauce; and rigatoni Carbonara cooked in a creamy egg sauce with smoked bacon. The signature dish, Yasmine Arabella, was created by Cheikho for his daughter and sees a lean fillet of beef sliced open and filled with mozzarella and king prawns before being wrapped in Parma ham laced with French mustard and flambéed with Courvoisier, sautéed with cherry tomatoes, mushrooms and onions and finished with an exclusive Chateau Talbot wine and crème fraiche sauce. A comprehensive, hand-picked wine list is the perfect accompaniment to any of the stunning dishes on the menu and the staff are always on hand to give their recommendations and advice to ensure that your wines match the flavours of each dish.

If you are looking for an authentic taste of Italy in Leicester look no further than Cheikho’s Italian restaurant in Lutterworth. Offering an intimate atmosphere, authentic food and excellent customer service, think Italian, think Cheikho’s.

12 Church Street, Lutterworth, LE17 4AW
01455 326 127