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The Victoria

85 Dovecote Lane, Beeston NG9 1JG, England
+44 115 925 4049
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“harvest pale” (5 reviews)
“mash” (11 reviews)
“cheese board” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
85 Dovecote Lane, Beeston NG9 1JG, England
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1 - 10 of 367 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

So disappointed to not be going to the Vic tomorrow. We have been regulars going most Sundays for the last 4 years. Last Sunday we ordered our lunch in the bar, we seemed to wait ages then we heard our number called but the guy...More

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined here twice in the last 2 days. The service was either red hot or good. Lots of choices on a large blackboard which is changed regularly. Its a popular place to eat. You can park outside the door or there is a carpark....More

Thank Brendan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very busy Friday night. There were one or two tables available but we preferred to eat outside in the lovely covered beer garden at the rear of the pub. Service was good with an excellent choice of beers and wines. Select food from the...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great meal and lively atmosphere. Loads of choice, changed daily especially good for veggi. Live music on a Sunday pm. Can be very busy so best to book if you can.

Thank nina c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was pointed out to us a good place to eat in Beeston. Parking is a little bit iffy - tiny car park full of pub paraphernalia (kegs etc) was crowded with three or four cars and the street parking was packed hard to find...More

Thank GWYN33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This once splendid place needs to get its act together. Too many tables pre-booked for foody diners to really call it a pub anymore! Staff are all confused about where people can and can't eat? Total chaos so we left confused and hungry but discovered...More

Thank imapublover
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Called in this Public house for the first time in many years with a pal. Great selection of beers all cheerfully and professionally served. Harvest Pale would be my recommendation. Decided to have a meal but was somewhat disappointed, having chosen the peppered steak with...More

Thank Allan O
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We popped in here the other day for lunch. We are new to the area and all the staff make you feel very welcome. We orderd sausage mash and onion gravy and the bacon and cheese sandwich/baguette. Both reasonably priced and after the first bite...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Three great lunches again, good selection of beers and wine (CAMRA card accepted) fair prices and wonderful food menu. Excellent service, great staff and so handy for the train! 😊

Thank Philip E
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We wanted to try somewhere new and not run of the mill and someone suggested we try The Victoria and we were pleasantly surprised. It is set away from the main road, down by the train tracks and is known as a real ale pub...More

Thank Virtual_Unknown
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ericsmum_13
28 April 2017|
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Response from DaveH801 | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes they do 👍, not sure if you can book a table as it's popular my advice is to ring and try booking a table ☺ and have a fabulous meal
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patwalsh56
18 February 2017|
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Response from Reciprocity001 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do food all day including some delicious food at dinner and gorgeous puddings and yep dogs are allowed too.
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Karen P
2 February 2017|
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Response from Susan c | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Dovecote Lane, Beeston NG9 1JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Beeston
  • Phone Number: +44 115 925 4049
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Description
The Victoria is a genuine free house located in the town of Beeston in Nottinghamshire. Known for its welcoming atmosphere and fantastic food, the pub is a firm favourite with locals and visitors alike.
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