The King’s Arms, Wing

The King’s Arms in Wing is a 17-century pub situated near Oakham. Head chef James Goss uses local, seasonal ingredients and makes everything in-house, from the tomato sauce up.

He also runs Jimmy’s Smokehouse, where he smokes things like Rutland trout, Hambleton mutton and Grasmere ham.The pub has a homely feel, with stripped-wood tables, exposed flagstones and floorboards and low, beamed ceilings. There’s also an outside seating area and en suite rooms.

A truly passionate chef committed to excellent local food.

The King’s Arms
13 Top Street
Rutland LE15 8SE
01572 737634
Double rooms from £60

Matt Wright
The author:

Matt lives in Leicestershire. 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'.