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Laura Rickson

0116 262 2555


29 Millstone Lane,


The Boot Room is one of a handful of truly independent restaurants within Leicester city centre where you’ll enjoy the finest freshest ingredients cooked and delivered in a modern British style. The restaurant clinched a coveted recommendation in The Michelin Guide every year since 2011. Trip advisor has recognized The Boot Room Restaurant with a 2013 Certificate of Excellence.

Located in a former shoe factory, hence the name, the Boot Room provides a relaxed and informal but smart setting for you to enjoy great quality food at a price suitable for most pockets.

General Manager Laura Rickson has a reputation for providing friendly, unobtrusive service to make your visit one you will wish to repeat time and again. Young head chef Craig Sansome consistently delivers dishes that pleasantly surprise new visitors with their flavour and quality.

A carefully selected and interesting wine list complements our a la carte menus. We use the finest local ingredients wherever possible, with a constantly changing specials board as an added bonus.

Found in the heart of the city just a few minutes from the town hall square and a stone’s throw from the burial site of King Richard III it is ideally placed with on street parking and larger parking facilities within a few minutes' walk.

Speciality: Well cooked seasonal produce

Chef: Stephen Fitzpatrick

Covers: 80

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Facilities for groupsAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeWedding receptions


  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Wedding receptionsWedding receptions

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 1
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp or lift to the toilets
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesChildren's menu
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system



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Map reference: SK 585041  Lat: 52.63151 Long: -1.13708

Located in the city centre, turn left onto Millstone Lane from Pocklingtons Walk. Nearest disabled parking on Newarke Street NCP