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Fat Cat Cafe Bar - Nottingham

) #539 of 1,170 Restaurants in Nottingham $$ - $$$ Bar, British, Pub
11 Chapel Bar, Nottingham NG1 6JQ, England
+44 115 947 5044
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible16%
3 weeks ago
“Comfortable, little else”
4 weeks ago
“A step above the average pub restaurant”
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
11 Chapel Bar, Nottingham NG1 6JQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was really nice, had a breakfast and my partner had eggs Benedict, we also had nachos as we was quiet hungry, strange combination but nice non the less, the service was of a good and professional standard. Was very happy and we she'll...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in for what I hoped would be a spot of lunch, as the bar looked quite inviting from the outside. Once in, the furnishings were comfortable, and the armchairs in the window made a great place for watching the world go by. However, the...More

Thank allertonlad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into here as it looked nice enough (but not too fancy), for a quick bite. Received a warm welcome and informed of all the offers available. Food was ace and whilst it was only burgers, they were not your ordinary burger- excellent sides and...More

Thank Lydia J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I hired the private upstairs lounge to celebrate my 50th birthday and the party took place on Saturday 29th April. The room actually cost nothing in the end as whilst I paid £100 to book the room I got that back as the bar took...More

Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My past review of this place was challenged by the manager who claimed that "it was a one off" and "that member of staff had left it was so long ago". They challenged me to try them again. Inadvertently I found myself here as part...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a pleasant surprise in every way, and is one of my regular choices. From the outside it's a fairly typical town centre pub restaurant. Inside - better decor, friendlier staff, more comfortable, better food and sensible prices. Service is fast, staff are relaxed....More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I'm a big fan of both Fat Cat Nottingham and Fat Cat Sherwood. We regularly eat and drink here - especially on half price day. The food is good quality, there's loads of choice and the prices are very reasonable. I am vegetarian and I...More

Thank Bea F
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

what a lovely bar.first time iv been here and i cant fault the place.clean,inviting and i must say the bar man 'sheriff' i think his name?..was extreamly polite.did the most delicious cocktails plus he served us all from our table so was no need to...More

1  Thank supersafite
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Came here for a surprise 21st meal at the top room at Fat Cat Cafe Bar. Such a beautiful area upstairs, clean toilets, clean party area. Drinks were good, 2 4 1 cocktails all night was fantastic i would definitely consider having a party here

Thank AliP28
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Chose fat cats for our daughters 21st birthday meal and was really pleased with both the staff and our meals. Staff were very helpful and let us trim the table up with it being a birthday treat. Been before and will definitely be going again😀

1  Thank Trinabean77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Chapel Bar, Nottingham NG1 6JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 947 5044
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The Fat Cat Cafe Bar offers eclectic British cuisine, and an impressive list of cocktails, bottled and draught beers and wines from around the world. Tasty favourites on the menu include 3 Hour BBQ Pork Belly, bangers and Bubble and their famous burgers. Exciting meal deals are available in addition to a special 'Little Kittens' menu for children.