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The Parlour

48 Bridgford Road, West Bridgford NG2 6AP, England
+44 115 981 1340
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“sandwiches” (42 reviews)
“cake” (37 reviews)
“macaroons” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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48 Bridgford Road, West Bridgford NG2 6AP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A real little gem, good tasty food at reasonable prices. Dropped in one Sunday morning, well early afternoon technically speaking, to try out the Brunch menu and was very, very pleasantly surprised. Tucked away at the north end of West Bridgford, just past Costa and...More

Thank Qwerteq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met here for drinks on Tuesday 19th December, the atmosphere was really nice, the decor was great and we enjoyed a couple of drinks here. The service was quite slow for a round of 7 cocktails but the staff just seemed really relaxed about...More

Thank Gaynor C
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Me and my sister visited today for the bottomless prosecco afternoon tea. Cannot fault it one bit, varied choice of sandwiches which were served with warm scones, clotted cream & jam, mini Yorkshire puddings, mince pies, a carrot cake each and another little cake each....More

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Lovely afternoon tea the decor is excellent , staff young but really nice the coffee and food was first class . There is parking across the round which is a pay and display. The toilets are down a set of stairs. Just one concern asked...More

Thank stephenbury
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Went to The Parlour today with 7 friends for bottomless Prosecco Afternoon Tea. We all agreed it was the best afternoon tea we have ever had (and we've had a few). Wonderfully attentive and happy staff. Great atmosphere in a quirky environment. Wonderful range of...More

Thank Charlotte A
Frazer W, General Manager at The Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you Charlotte! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I took my kids for an afternoon tea as a treat as they had half day from school so thought an apt lunch! I am vegetarian & kids pescatarians which I shared when I made the booking earlier in the week. Yesterday when we ordered...More

2  Thank EkInsaan17
Frazer W, General Manager at The Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

EkInsaan17, We have many vegetarians and vegans in our staff including myself and I was devastated to read your review. We ask all of our customers upon booking if they have any dietary requirements and extremely carefully pass orders to the kitchen with any requirements....More

Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Love the parlour, always such happy staff and the food is delicious! Really recommend the small plates offer as they were cooked beautifully and very tasty. The atmosphere is calming yet vibrant. Cocktails are made within view which is always nice, not too expensive either...More

Thank lyrahallam
Frazer W, General Manager at The Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you lyrahallam. Loved sharing your feedback with the team. :)

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I have previously written a glowing review on this establishment. My family and I have bought Groupon vouchers for afternoon teas and breakfast/brunch offers and have generally found the food and ambience very pleasing. Unfortunately however this was not the case today when we went...More

3  Thank Pudding1linda
Frazer W, General Manager at The Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Hi Linda, I was sorry to read your review of your last visit, especially after remembering your previously glowing review of our Afternoon Tea. I'm disappointed you weren't able to bring any of these things to our attention during your visit; I would have relished...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing bottomless prosecco experience! Would definitely recommend it to anyone. Really nice food and very attentive staff. They made sure we had enough prosecco for the whole time.

Thank Fiona R
Frazer W, General Manager at The Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thanks Fiona, glad you enjoyed everything. We hold no responsibility for how you felt the next day, but know a good place you can get brunch.

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Deeply disapointed with visit to the parlour this morning decided to treat my 8 months pregnant daughter to tea and cake with our goupin voucher on arrival we was met by a very abrupt male who told us wed have to sit outide as they...More

Thank Hayley380
Frazer W, General Manager at The Parlour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Hi Hayley, I'm very sorry to have read the review of your experience with us. With us being only a small venue of only 12 tables we do recommend highly on all our advertisements/media that people should book to ensure we have; but will of...More

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1 May 2017|
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Response from 1948JMN | Reviewed this property |
I would agree with the previous answers also I think there are steps up from street level into entrance, not sure. I would close somewhere else instead.
jean w
15 March 2016|
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Response from seedsue | Reviewed this property |
Almost opposite is a public car park and also behind Marks and Spencer Simply Food there is a public car park. Both very close by. Parking costs are £1 for upto 2 hours.
jean w
15 March 2016|
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Response from Lynn W | Reviewed this property |
There's a large car park straight a cross the road Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Bridgford Road, West Bridgford NG2 6AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  West Bridgford
  • Phone Number: +44 115 981 1340
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The Parlour is a quaint Bar/Restaurant in the heart of West Bridgford, Nottingham. It is independently owned by two gentlemen with a passion for hospitality. In the day time it's a lovely lunch venue, providing excellent afternoon teas, with freshly made scones, cakes & sandwiches. It also offers a lovely sandwich menu, and quality coffee from a local roasting house - Stewarts of trent bridge. Plus a wonderful range of loose teas. With free WiFi its the perfect getaway. In the evening the Parlour becomes a vibrant cocktail and wine bar, with an impressive and inventive cocktail menu, amongst a range of fantastic gins, wines, beers and other wonderful spirits. It's a venue not to be missed when visiting the beautiful village.
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