Malt Shovel

Malt Shovel

Traditional

0.5 miles
Main Street, Barkby, Leicester, LE7 3QG

Renowned for its welcoming atmosphere and friendly service, Malt Shovel is a traditional pub nestled in the picturesque village of Barkby. Malt Shovel exudes olde-worlde charm, with wooden beamed ceilings, open fireplaces, and plenty

of nooks and crannies. In the winter months, cosy up by the roaring log fire and enjoy a quality tipple or a delicious home-cooked meal. For those hot summer days, there’s ample space outside in the leafy beer garden, and guests are even welcome to enjoy a game of pétanque. This charming pub is the perfect place to visit throughout the year, regardless of the weather.

The Malt Shovel welcomes everyone and serves a fantastic bill of fare featuring dishes made using top-quality local ingredients, with all appetites catered for. Start with the likes of garlic and Stilton button mushrooms, or the salt- and pepper-coated squid with a garlic and lemon dip. Expect British classics for your main course, such as lamb shank served on a bed of mash with seasonal vegetables and gravy, and the mouth-watering rib-eye steak with chips, Portobello mushroom, grilled tomatoes and a sauce of your choice. Other delectable mains include Thai green chicken curry served on a bed of sticky rice with prawn crackers, and homemade lasagne with a Mediterranean salad and garlic bread. On Monday evening, you can also stop by for the restaurant’s popular curry night. To round off your meal, why not indulge in the cheesecake of the day or the moreish apple pie? The Sunday roast is a firm favourite; expect quality meat, seasonal veg and all the usual trimmings, and note that booking in advance is recommended. Accompanying the delicious food offering is a fantastic selection of real ale and lager, and a choice of wine and spirits.

It’s easy to understand the popularity of this wonderful establishment, where friendly service and excellent food make a memorable impression. You’ll likely find yourself drawn back to this fantastic spot time and time again.


+3Malt Shovel
Every Day
Food Served Times:
Mon:6pm-9pm
Tues:noon-3pm, 6pm-9pm
Weds:noon-3pm, 6pm-9pm
Thurs:noon-3pm, 6pm-9pm
Fri:noon-3pm, 6pm-9pm
Sat:noon-3pm, 6pm-9pm
Sun:noon-4pm

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