Olive Branch named one of the finest pubs in the country

Published September 5, 2012

The Olive Branch at Clipsham, Rutland, was yesterday awarded the honour of best dining pub in Rutland and sixth-best pub in the entire country by The Good Pub Guide 2013.

The Michelin-starred Rutland pub also recently received an excellent review in the Independent newspaper.

Good Pub Guide Pub of the Year went to the Cock at Hemingford Grey, Cambridgeshire.

Matt Wright
The author:

Matt lives in Leicestershire with his wife, two kids and dog. He is passionate about British pubs, slow food and home brewing. He founded Great Food Club (originally as Great Food Magazine) in 2010 after being inspired by local producers near his home town of Melton Mowbray - Britain's 'Rural Capital of Food'.