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The Rancliffe Arms

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139 Loughborough Road | Bunny, Nottingham NG11 6QT, England
+44 115 984 4727
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11:30 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a family birthday meal would recommended the roast carvery and the fillet steak also excellent choice of deserts . Food was very hot very well presented and the staff very attentive. Would be making a booking very soon.

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Thank cathyward101
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I go here often for the Sunday carvery quite simply it is the best carvery I've ever had. it as stayed consistent throughout the years The staff are very friendly, professional and always helpful The pub itself is Beautiful Old building with modern decor inside is clean and has a wonderful atmosphere

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Thank John S
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

When the website says 6-8pm why are we told at 07.40..."sorry we've stopped serving"? No reason given....still we then found the Ruddington Arms in Ruddington, now that was customer service and great food. Won't be going back to the Radcliffe!

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Thank Shortstown
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We were driving around looking for somewhere to eat and came across this pub in Bunny Nottingham. Went in and both had their Steak and Mushroom Pie with seasonal vegetables, it was excellent. Would certainly recommend together with their carvery.

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Thank Dennis C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

2nd time we have been for the Sunday carvery and the food is superb, delicious and gorgeous!!! The staff are lovely too! Will be back!

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Thank Kay C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We have just returned from a Sunday carvery and all I can say it never disappoints. The food really is the best carvery we have had ever. The staff are fabulous, the guy who carved the meat is first class at customer service and he was fantastic with the kids, and I would like to thank him! This place is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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573 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

On this visit at the end of January 2017, the staff at the Rancliffe Arms did not really seem to care too much about our potential lunch or dinner booking for 16-20 covers at the end of March. Why should they care, but, then, why should we go there? Anyway, the pub was fairly highly populated with septuagenarians and, I... More 

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Thank Peter T
Nottingham
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We are not the biggest fans of carveries but we make an exception for the carvery at The Rancliffe Arms. Proper food and so much choice. The carvery is a little more expensive than at some other places but well worth paying a bit extra for good quality food. This place gets very busy on a Sunday so be sure... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

My favourite place in Nottingham! The food is amazing, plenty of it, excellent value and so much to choose from. Roast beef a winner. This is always on our places to go whenever we are back in Notts.

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2 Thank Lou185
Peterborough
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111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

large family meal in the christmas period but able to cope with us all and an excellent carvery meal. Nice puddings. fully recommended

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?