Situated in the small village of Glaston in Rutland, The Old Pheasant is housed within a charming hotel, easy to find as it’s along the main road. Away from the rush of city life, this is a tranquil venue, lovely if you’re living in the neighbouring town of Oakham and want to get away without travelling far. Take a wander around this quaint village before your meal and visit the historic St Andrews church for a peaceful day out.
This spacious venue has plenty of seating, from an inviting dining room that’s suited to more formal meals alongside a relaxed beer garden, which is a lovely choice if you’re dining with family, so children can play while adults catch up over a drink. The interiors of this restaurant are classic, hinting at the history of this building, with exposed beams, a brick bar and traditional dark wood flooring. Chalk boards along the walls add a friendly ambience and paintings are interesting to glance at while you wait for your meal. The Old Pheasant is fantastic for families due to the welcoming ambience, whilst remaining a great option if you fancy a few drinks with friends.
The mouth-watering menu at The Old Pheasant has plenty of choice, from light baguettes served at lunch time to a full three course meal of pub favourites. The array of starters offered here are sure to tempt you, with the popular Deep Fried Brie that is rich and indulgent alongside a refreshing Rose of Melon sorbet, lovely when the weather’s warm. For your main course, choose from flavoursome meaty dishes such as BBQ Pork Ribs served with lots of chips. Seafood lovers are offered plenty of options, from a healthy Salmon Fillet served on a bed of noodles to a crispy breaded Wholetail Scampi. If you’re looking for traditional pub favourites, order the Homemade Lasagne and enjoy this comforting dish. With so much choice, there’s sure to be something for everyone at The Old Pheasant.
For delicious dishes in a charming location, The Old Pheasant in Rutland is a great choice. Enjoy a meal with friends before heading for a drink at the attractive bar for a relaxed evening.