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The Rancliffe Arms

) #166 of 1,179 Restaurants in Nottingham $$ - $$$ British, ,
139 Loughborough Road | Bunny, Nottingham NG11 6QT, England
+44 115 984 4727
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (21 reviews)
“gammon” (12 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
17:00 - 23:00All hours
British, Pub, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
139 Loughborough Road | Bunny, Nottingham NG11 6QT, England
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Reviewed yesterday

The Rancliffe has one of the best carvery meals in the county. Last week we had sandwiches that were so tasty we decided to return for a sandwich lunch today. We changed our minds when we saw the carvery. An array of hot joints of...More

Thank Peniludez
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited today for an unbooked business lunch. The place was very quiet (it was 11.30) but we happened to pass a staff member in the car park who was very welcoming and said hello. As we entered the bar we were immediately greeted by the...More

Thank Kieran W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We regularly visit here for lunch, and it never disappoints. Good food, well cooked, and a friendly country pub atmosphere.

Thank MadMacStew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favourite places to eat. It can get very busy especially on weekends , so ring ahead and book a table. The carvery is amazing , and the price is fair . The dessert table is full of choices that are all equally...More

Thank s33nyboy12
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow well this restaurant is very special. If you want excellent service, amazing carvery wide range of vegetables all exceptionally cooked then look no further. This is a lovely establishment, great location out of Nottingham city but in easy reach. The staff were smartly dressed...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many people had recommended this particular place and I wasn't disappointed. Everyone was friendly and the venue was lovely and comfortable. The carvery was delicious - pork, lamb, turkey, beef? Lots of food, lots of fun.....

Thank Suzanne A
Reviewed 19 June 2017

My favourite Carvery Ever! 5 Joints on today, must have been 15 veg & Potatoes. This is No Cheap as chips National Chain. I firmly believe in you get what you pay for and this place £14.95 for the quality served is excellent.You certainly don't...More

Thank Jimdraper
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Best carvery we've ever had , lovely staff, nice ,,comfortable venue, can't wait to go back again, highly recommend others to try it

1  Thank Bentetomlinson
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We recently visited the Rancliffe Arms on a Wednesday for lunch(1.30 booking ) for the first time with friends who had been there many times before and had raved about the food especially the Carvery the Resturant was very quite and after looking at the...More

1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Famed for its Sunday carvery, we popped in for a midweek lunch. The sandwich/lite bites choice is superb and far from lite. Generous portions of well prepared food. Sat outside in the sunshine with the dogs, traffic a little noisy but otherwise very pleasant.

Thank Graylad
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Questions & Answers
23 February 2017|
Response from Helen H | Reviewed this property |
Best idea would be to give them a ring - they do wonderful Carvery with Gammon but not sure which days. Tel number 0115 9844727
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
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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