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The Apron

Gamston Airport, Retford, England
+44 1777 838521
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (12 reviews)
“lamb” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Gamston Airport, Retford, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was taken here for lunch by family who have eaten here a few times. Very pleasant lunch in an unusual environment but nice just the same. The dishes were very well presented and tasty and the cakes were superb! We bought they own bread to...More

Thank misscelliott
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had not reviewed this lovely restaurant but really could not ignore it any more, after reading others. Had a real surprise when arriving at this Airport Restaurant to see such an array of really beautiful Breads, Croissants both Almond and plain, and the most amazing...More

Thank littlebisaacs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

How refreshing to go to a place that is bordering on very fine dining and available in the day time only! We ordered a Devon crab cocktail, a walnut and blue cheese fritta to start which was divine. The crab salad had small bits of...More

Thank Kara W
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Just had fabulous meal in the apron cafe at Gamston, fabulous food, fabulous cakes selection, excellent staff from Elsa and Amanda 👍🏻👌🏻👌🏻😋

Thank Richard O
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome lunch today at The Apron, great food, great service and there was lots going on at the airfield to watch!!!

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant after it was recommended by a friend and we were not disappointed. The breakfast was excellent and it has a fantastic view of the airfield which was a pleasant bonus. I have since returned for lunch which was also very nice

Thank SAM8834
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We ordered breakfast and was not disappointed! A lovely full English. Really enjoyed it. Top class food. Lovely atmosphere in the restaurant. Many couples and family groups. Service was brilliant! Love it here.

Thank 580422Carol
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Do not drive past this beautiful restaurant which calls itself a cafe, at Retford (Gamston) airport. The food is very special and freshly prepared and delicious. the service is very good. Well worth a visit. Closed on Mondays. Worthwhile booking ahead to make sure that...More

1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Came for lunch ,staff ignored us Then brought us one menu for eight People after ten minutes while serving Others who came in well after us then Came to us and said you'll have to wait No idea of how long , not even offering...More

Thank geoff9956
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Good food good service lovely venue, would recommend. Three of us had full English breakfast I had grilled kippers. We all had very clean empty plates at the end.

Thank Angela H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gamston Airport, Retford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Retford
  • Phone Number: +44 1777 838521
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