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215 Humberstone Lane
Rushey Mead

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Opening Times


MondayNoon - 11.00 pm
TuesdayNoon - 11.00 pm
WednesdayNoon - 11.00 pm
ThursdayNoon - 11.00 pm
FridayNoon - Midnight
SaturdayNoon - Midnight
SundayNoon - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon No Service
Tue - Fri noon - 2pm, 5pm - 8pm
Sat noon - 3pm, 5pm - 9pm
Sun noon - 3pm

About the Pub

A large suburban pub with two rooms. To the front of the pub is a large public bar with two pool tables. To rear-left is a large lounge bar / dining room with balustrade divides. Outside to the back is a small paved, partially-covered patio area, and a lawned area with picnic tables, childrens play equipment and a petanque piste. A wide range of food includes traditional pub favourites, value lunches on weekdays, plus a Sunday carvery.

Historic Interest

Built by Everards Brewery in about 1958. This was originally the Willow Tree but later became simply the Willow. This area was previously part of Thurmaston Urban District, but became part of Leicester City in 1935.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 4 regular beers.

  • Everards --seasonal-- (occasional)
  • Everards Beacon Hill
  • Everards Old Original
  • Everards Tiger

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events

    Tuesday Quiz Night.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Saturday eves.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV

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215 Humberstone Lane
Rushey Mead

Sat Nav Reference

52.668078, -1.089385


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Nearby Bus Routes (150m)

First: 21 (Leicester to Thurmaston)

No buses eves and Sundays.

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Willow - Leicester


215 Humberstone Lane
Rushey Mead

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Family Friendly
  • Events
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Newspapers
  • Separate Bar
  • Smoking Area
  • Sports TV
  • Close to Bus Routes

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