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The Castle Inn

2 High Street, Castle Donington DE74 2PP, England
+44 1332 391296
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (117 reviews)
“lamb rump” (6 reviews)
“garlic bread” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 High Street, Castle Donington DE74 2PP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ordered 2 Goats Cheese starters with a portion of chips.. 3 tiny slices of beetroot, 3 crumbs of goats cheese and 2 pea shoot stems arrived at our table. These were £6.45 each plus £4 for chips. Very expensive for what they were. Nice looking...More

Thank Reelkp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After finishing my cycle of shifts we decided to visit the Castle for a well earned drink and catch up with friends. Arrived approx 7.30pm and had a few drinks. Then at approx 9pm last orders was announced, I could not believe it. When I...More

1  Thank steve p
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place after a driving day at Donington Park, so - was famished. The place is laid out with lots of interesting rooms and facilities, so I was a bit worried that it was not going to be great for food as they are...More

Thank rutlandclimber
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here Friday night and this was a great night out, food was really great and staff were very attentive. This pub is highly recommended.

Thank AdrianH1967
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropper in as a last minute decision with my daughter after an abandoned run out to Ikea. Food service was swift, staff were excellent, the food was excellent and very well prepared and presented. I had the Pork belly and my daughter had a pizza...More

Thank peternightingale8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Away for the bank holiday & a last minute decision to catch up with family we could not have been happier with the choice. Using Trip Advisor we plumped for the Castle as mid way between us both. Booked the day before being the BH...More

Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite not booking a meal on a Saturday night, the owner could not have been more accommodating and efficient to seat us and get us served quickly and efficiently. Great food great atmosphere great service and value for money. Highly recommended.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top quality restaurant food with amazing flavours. Who would have thought a salad could taste so amazing! Whether it's a visit with friends or family you are always treated with a warm welcome. Keep up the fantastic work.

Thank fairbrotherfamily4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fantastic the service was good. They were very busy. I would come back here. I would say there was a wedding on there as well which as this is not a cheap place to eat did detract and when we booked our...More

Thank shaneperkins84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband rang to check we could have a table and to check there were vegan options available. We were told yes to both. When we got seated we were told all the pizzas could be made vegan because they had vegan cheese and there...More

Thank Kirstie E
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Sharon S
August 6, 2017|
Response from Daniel B | Reviewed this property |
No there isn't, however parking nearby
October 7, 2015|
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Response from Mike M | Reviewed this property |
Hello sorry for the slow reply. They stop serving food at 5pm on a Sunday. some of the "chain" pubs such asrthe Dog and Duck at nearby Shardlow still serve on a Sunday evening. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 High Street, Castle Donington DE74 2PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Castle Donington
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 391296
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