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The Sportsman

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Derby Road, Long Eaton, England
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11:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We have visited the Sportsman a few times this summer, mainly due to their lovely new outdoor area which is great to sit in for a few drinks. Staff are very friendly.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Good sized function room with its own bar ,stage etc which is great for parties and events. Staff are helpful and it's seating arrangements and dance floor make it great to socialise. It's not posh but it's a good venue. Been here numerous times

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Bit of a rough, edge of town pub, ok if you want to watch the sports, but very noisy, beer not kept well.

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Derbyshire, England
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

I cannot praise the Amanda and her staff highly enough after holding the wake / celebration of my wife's life after her funeral funeral on 4th August 2014. The food was outstanding even keeping the older aunty / uncle, eighty years plus brigade satisfied we were never rushed throughout the day which started at 11-30 and went on until 20-30.... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2013

It's nothing special, a lick of paint wouldn't go a miss in the function room, but you don't expect a local pub to be buckingham palace, the function room is big but if you're thinking of hiring it, make sure you can bring some decorations as its a bit gloomy. Drinks are cheap and the service is good, typical English... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derby Road, Long Eaton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Long Eaton

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?