Welcome to J and L’s Mountain Restaurant near Melton Mowbray; a French Ski Lodge inspired restaurant, serving freshly prepared food 365 days of the year.
We are open from 9am – 5pm serving food until 3pm, we then continue our service until 5pm with our yummy HUGE slices of cake and homemade MASSIVE scones served with jam butter and clotted cream (of course).

Whatever you fancy we can accommodate, whether it be a hearty panini or our famous French speciality the Tartiflette – layered jacket potato, white wine, garlic, onions, bacon & cream bubbling hot in delicious Reblechon cheese, served in a hot pan with a side salad & crusty bread.

All of our dishes are freshly prepared to order including our homemade burgers using Clarks of Queniborough local mince. Our chefs work hard to ensure that all of our food is as fresh and locally sourced as possible, we also cater for dietary requirements including gluten and dairy intolerance just speak to your waiter / waitress upon arrival.

Our Sunday Roasts are very popular and include a special offer that varies week on week, again all our meat is locally sourced from Clarks of Queniborough and hand seasoned by our chefs. Booking is very advisable for a Sunday so please do give us a call in advance.

If you have a special occasion coming up, a birthday, baby shower or a christening let J and L take care of you. Take a look at our events page for our menus and all the little details.

Spoil yourself or someone else with our Afternoon Tea, we guarantee it will be a treat.

£12.50 per person includes one of our homemade scones with clotted cream, jam and butter. A selection of homemade cakes, freshly prepared sandwiches and tea or filter coffee. We can cater for all your dietary requirements including Vegetarian, just let us know when you are making the booking.

Call us on 01664812012 to book in for your Afternoon Tea, we do ask kindly for the full payment on booking.

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If you wish to book a table, please use the form below.

Served 7 days a week 9.00am to Midday

Full English Breakfast £7.50

2 sausauges, 1 egg cooked to your liking, 2 rashers of bacon, mushrooms, grilled tomatoes, baked beans and toast.

Light English Breakfast £5.50

1 sausage, 1 egg cooked to your liking, 1 rasher of bacon, grilled tomato, baked beans and toast.

Regular Tea £1.60 or Filter Coffee £1.50

 Free Refills only on Full or Light Breakfasts.
You pay for the first cup and receive free refills from then on.  This offer does not include cappuccino, latte, mocha and tea pigs.

Vegetarian Breakfast £5.50

2 vegetarian sausages, 2 eggs, tomatoes, beans, mushrooms and toast.

Scrambled Egg on brown toast with smoked salmon £6.95
Poached Egg on brown toast with avocado £5.95
Bacon and egg breakfast muffin £4.95
2 Poached Eggs or Baked Beans on brown toast £3.50
Sausage or Bacon Bap £3.50


Waffles with maple syrup £4.95

add bacon for an extra £1.50

Toast served with butter £1.50

add jam for an extra 50p

Light Bites & Snacks

Served from 9.00am to 3.00pm
Everyday of the week

Soup of the day  £5.95

Gluten Free available. Served with French Bread and butter, please see our specials board

Toasties and Sandwiches £5.50

Gluten Free available.  We have a variety of fillings: Ham, Cheddar, Sausage, Bacon, Tuna, Prawns, Stilton, Brie, Salad.
All served with a Salad Garnish.
Add £1.00 for more than 2 fillings

Jacket Potato, served with butter £5.50

Or choose from the following fillings at £1.50 per item.
Cheddar Cheese, Stilton, Brie, Ham, Sausage, Baked Beans, Coleslaw, Tuna Mayonnaise, Prawns in Marie Rose Sauce.
All served with a Salad Garnish.

Paninis £6.50

Cheese and Onion, Bacon & Brie, Ham and Cheese or Tuna and Cheese.
All served with a Salad Garnish.

Filled Baguettes £5.95

Cheese Salad, Ham Salad, Prawns, Tuna Mayo, Sausage, Cheese, Bacon and Brie.
All served with a Salad Garnish.

A Bowl of Side Salad £3.50
French Baguette £1.50
French Fries £2.95
Spicy Cheesy French Fries £3.95
Hand-cut Homemade Chips £3.95

with cheese £1.00 extra

Cheesy French Fries £3.50
Homemade Coleslaw £1.95
Sweet Potato Fries £3.95

Served from 9.00am to 3.00pm
Every day of the week

Ploughman’s £11.95

Long Clawson Stilton, Mature Cheddar, Melton Pork Pie, Mixed Leaves, Home Cooked Ham, Picalilli, Colslaw, French Bread.

Fish of the Day £10.95 – Our Recommendation

Coated with our crunchy homemade batter.
Served with French Fries & Mushy Peas.

Pan Fried Salmon £11.95

Gluten Free
Served on a bed of Mediterranean Ratatouille with Baby Potatoes.

 The Grange Special Lasagne £10.95 – Our Recommendation

Served with Side Salad and French Bread.

Caramelised Red Onion & Matured Cheddar Tart (v)  £10.50

Served on a bed of Mixed Leaves.

Wholetail Scampi £10.50

Served with Salad and French Fries.

Chicken and Bacon Salad £10.95

Served on a bed of Mixed Leaves and Local Stilton Dressing.

Tartiflette served with Charcuterie meats, Green Salad and Bread (v) £11.95

Gluten free and Vegetarian options available.
White wine, Garlic, Onions, Lardons and Cream, topped with layered jacket potato and bubbling hot delicious Reblechon cheese.
Served in a hot pan with a side salad & crusty bread.
This dish is freshly prepared so may take a little longer.

Berthaud (v) £11.95

Pronounced “Berto”
Bubbling hot traditional Abondance cheese in a hot pan cooked with white wine and garlic, baby new potatoes, a selection of fresh local meats.
Served with a green salad and crusty bread.

Build Your Own Burger
Homemade Beef Burger £10.95

Personalise your burger Add…

Cheese £1.00
Bacon £1.00
BBQ Sauce £0.50
Fried Onions £0.50
Stilton £1.50
Red Onion Marmalade £0.50

All served on a Brioche bun, topped with mayonnaise and lettuce, served with sea salt fries, salad leaves and coleslaw.

Mini-Me Menu

Served 7 days a week

All Mini-Me Meals £3.95

Ham, Cheese or Tuna Sandwiches and Chips
Sausage and Chips
Chicken Nuggets and Chips
Choice of beans or peas

Lemon Ginger with White Chocolate £4.95
Coffee and Walnut £4.95
Red Velvet £4.95
Lemon Drizzle

Large £4.95
Medium £4.50

Fruit Flapjack £4.50
Millionaire Shortbread £4.50
Carrot Cake £4.95
Chocolate Sponge £4.95
Victoria Sponge £4.95
Bakewell Slice £4.50
Chocolate Nut Brownie £4.50
Cupcakes £2.50
Gluten Free Cakes Available
 Puddings from £4.95

Served with custard or cream.
Please see the specials board for today’s selection.

Any of our lovely cakes & puddings

Serve with a tub of Ice cream – Vanilla Pod, Strawberry or Chocolate £1.95

Huge Warmed Scones

with butter £2.95
with jam and butter £3.50
with jam, cream and butter £3.95

 Afternoon Tea for Two £24.95

Includes a selection of cake, sandwiches, our gorgeous homemade scones and tea or coffee for two.
Please book in with us.

Cheeseboard £8.50 – Our Recommendation

Stilton, cheddar and brie with a range of crackers and salad garnish.
Add a glass of port for £3.75.

Latte, Cappuccino, Mocha

Regular £2.25
Large £3.50

Americano, Decaf Coffee

Regular £2.25
Large £3.50

Filter Coffee

Regular £1.75
Large £2.50

Pot of Tea for One £1.75
Tea-Pigs Speciality Teas £2.20
Hot Chocolate

Regular £2.25
Large £3.50
with Bailey’s £4.95
add marshmallows and cream for an extra £1.00

Mulled Wine £4.50
Fruit Juices £2.20

Orange, Cranberry, Apple

Soft Drinks

Regular £2.25
Large £2.95
Coke, Diet Coke, Lemonade, Lime & Lemonade

Bottled Mineral/Sparkling water 330ml £2.20
Orange Juice & Lemonade

Regular £2.50
Large (pint) £3.50

Tonic Water, Slim Tonic, Ginger Ale, Bitter Lemon £2.20
Squash/Soda – Orange, Blackcurrant or Lime

Regular £0.95
Large (pint) £1.95

J20 – various flavours £2.50
Sparkling Elderflower £2.50
Raspberry Lemonade £2.50

Regular £2.20
Large (pint) £2.95

Milkshake £1.95
Milkshake Floater £4.50
Dash of Lemonade or Coke £0.50
Beers / Lagers / Ciders

Purus – 1/2 pint £1.95 pint £3.95
Grainstore 1050, Thatchers – 500 ml bottle £3.95
Lager or Bitter Shandy – 1/2 pint £1.70 pint £3.50
Guest Lager – 1/2 pint £1.95 pint £3.95
Becks Blue £3.75

Spirits/Fortified Wines

Gin, Whisky, Vodka, Bacardi, Rum, Jack Daniels 25ml £2.95
Pimms & Lemonade 50ml £4.50 Jug £14.95
Port, Bailey’s, Tia Maria 50ml £3.75
Liqueur Coffee £4.95

White Wines

Pinot Grigio 175ml £3.95 250ml £4.95 Bottle £15.95
Sauvignon Blanc 175ml £3.95 250ml £4.95 Bottle £15.95

Prosecco 250ml £5.75 Bottle £18.95

Rose Wines

 175ml £3.95 250ml £4.95 Bottle £15.95

Red Wines

Shiraz 175ml £3.95 250ml £4.95 Bottle £15.95
Merlot 175ml £3.95 250ml £4.95 Bottle £15.95

Soup of the Day £5.95
Gluten Free Smoked Haddock Fish Cake served with hollandaise sauce £5.95
Breaded Brie served with sweet chilli £5.95
Prawn Cocktail £5.95


Plus a choice of starters displayed on The Specials Board

Main Courses
Hand Reared Choice of Lamb, Beef and Chicken Roasts £11.95

from Clarkes of Queniborough, served with Farmers Market Vegetables, Cauliflower Cheese, Yorkie Pud, Roasties, Pork Stuffing and Gravy

We also serve our full menu and a choice of lovely specials displayed on The Specials Board

Side Orders

Homemade Chips £3.95
Fries £2.95



Please choose from The Specials Board £4.95

If you have any questions please feel free to ask.

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