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The Rancliffe Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
139 Loughborough Road | Bunny, Nottingham NG11 6QT, England
+44 115 984 4727
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (24 reviews)
“gammon” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
139 Loughborough Road | Bunny, Nottingham NG11 6QT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although busy on arrival (we had booked) everything was very well organised and staff were brilliant to us as we waiting for a couple of members of our party to arrive. Once seated, the service and quality of carvery food was excellent. Loads of choice,...More

Thank pio35364
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Wednesday lunchtime with family. I had turkey and roast beef (This was melt in the mouth tender ) lots of vegetables to chose from ..enjoyed the cauliflower cheese , roast parsnips and potatoes and stuffing especially.Was a little disappointed with desert menu...More

Thank jude16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Normally I avoid Pub Carveries at lunchtime. If driving, I can’t drink, while the food emphasis is often on quantity rather than quality. We had often driven past the Rancliffe on our regular grand-parenting trips to Nottingham and early 2017 decided to give it a...More

Thank tonycBirmingham_UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic carvery. Lovely vegetables, not frozen and a very generous serving of meat. Highly recommended.

Thank bearbence
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday’s only Upmarket great quality Carvery. 13.95 but unlimited visits. We use the supplying butcher for top quality locally sourced ethical meat. Range of meat unequalled, served by the owner who doesn’t stint or baulk at giving a taste of anything. Beautiful veg and sauces...More

Thank DavidLivingstone49
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We booked a table here on recommendation of our Airbnb host & what a good recommendation it was! We booked for 3.30, but when the snow started we decided to change our plans and eat earlier; we rang to rearrange and they advised if we...More

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We visited for Sunday lunch. The restaurant was very busy and, as we had not booked ahead, we ate in the bar. The food was excellent - and we were amazed at the choice of vegetables. We will be back, I am sure, when we...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Pretty much the best carvery by far however you need to book on Sunday or you'll never get a table. Wish this place didn't close from 3-6pm so random with its busy road location

Thank MissDior76
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

RATHER disappointed that the only choice in an evening is the carvery. Last week there was a choice.

Thank DeeG008
Reviewed 25 October 2017

The Rancliffe arms has a very friendly atmersphere , comfortable seating in Bar area. The restaurant has a perfect setting for a quite and private meal, the tables are set out perfectly, not too close together. The staff from start to finish were friendly ,...More

Thank KIMCO_8
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Questions & Answers
28 December 2017|
Response from lesandrog | Reviewed this property |
Opens at 11.30 to 11
28 December 2017|
Response from holidaymaker23 | Reviewed this property |
They are normally but suggest you ring as ticket maybe required.
tammy b
24 September 2017|
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Response from Mossdeeping20 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely, but you should book for a group.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 Loughborough Road | Bunny, Nottingham NG11 6QT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 984 4727
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