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Creative cocktail bar and restaurant. All day dining, classic dishes with a twist. Masters in the dark arts of molecular mixology and demons in the kitchen. Theatre Served.
PRICE RANGE
US$14 - US$35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, International
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 January 2021 via mobile

Went before lockdown -Great place for a date. Amazing drinks with fire and smoke. The food is amazing. The staff are on their toes and really attentive. One way system. Hand sanitizer located throughout. You dont even need to be up unless you need toilet...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 31 October 2020 via mobile

Building suits this place, loved the interior, Staff very polite, we got seated straight way without booking, but was quite busy. Good menu, cocktails especially, enjoyed even watching others interesting drink orders to arrive. Food was good. Quite funky place with a dark twist. Will...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Nottinghambdm, Marketing at The Alchemist Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2020

Good Morning, Thank you for leaving a review or us! We are so glad you had a great experience and that the staff were welcoming and the food was good! We hope that you will come back again soon to try more from our menu!...More

Reviewed 27 October 2020 via mobile

Very unimpressive chicken in a basket as it was a wired shaped chicken Basket full of fries with about 4/5 deep fried chicken strips on top. Traditional chicken in a basket is a either a quarter/half chicken. My husband did politely say to the waitress...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Nottinghambdm, Marketing at The Alchemist Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2020

Good Morning Iona, Thank you for leaving a review for us. We apologise that you were not happy with your Chicken in A Basket, this is one of our most popular dishes but we will pass on your feedback to the chef. We are so...More

Reviewed 12 October 2020 via mobile

Big shout out to our server Mollie who serves us tonight! She was super friendly and picked out some deeeelicious drinks for us as we couldn’t decide! It was quite quiet (we are used to the busy London Bevis Marks so it’s refreshing to be...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Nottinghambdm, Marketing at The Alchemist Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2020

Good Afternoon, Thank you for leaving a review for us. We are so glad you had a great experience with us and that Mollie looked after you so well. We will pass on your lovely comments to her and hope to welcome you back again...More

Reviewed 3 October 2020 via mobile

Three of us came here for food & drinks. Table service was friendly & efficient and the atmosphere was very vibrant. It’s an old building creating a unique ambience with its windows and lighting. Food beautifully presented - duck wraps, prawn dumplings and pork balls...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Nottinghambdm, Marketing at The Alchemist Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2020

Good Morning Nick, Thank you for leaving a review for us. We are so glad you had a pleasant experience with us and that you enjoyed the atmosphere, food and service. We will take on board your comment regarding price and hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 18 September 2020 via mobile

Attended with family and was disappointed. The welcome, location, attentiveness and seating was great however, the food was poor. Very little of it, luke warm, fatty lamb and average to say the least. It certainly is not cheap either. My chicken dish, which came in...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Nottinghambdm, Marketing at The Alchemist Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2020

Good Morning, Thank you for leaving a review for us. We are sorry that your experience did not meet expectations and we apologise that your food was cold. We will be looking into this with the team however we would have gladly rectified this on...More

Reviewed 17 September 2020 via mobile

Went here to celebrate with some friends. Great atmosphere . Great food. Great drinks. But what topped it was Bentley. He really made our night! Served us well, made us welcome and made us laugh so much. Thank you for ensuring your staff treat customers...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Nottinghambdm, Marketing at The Alchemist Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2020

Good Morning, Thank you for writing a review for us! It's great to hear that you enjoyed the atmosphere, food and drinks during your visit and not forgetting your wonderful server Bentley! We will be sure to pass your comments on to him and the...More

Reviewed 16 September 2020 via mobile

Visited here on a Monday lunchtime, very quiet which was absolutely perfect. Greeted upon entry, track and trace/COVID measures explained simply and quickly which was not offensive. We were served by Zoe, and her service was fantastic. Great, bubbly, friendly and personal service. Commenting on...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Nottinghambdm, Marketing at The Alchemist Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2020

Good Morning Kelly, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience here and that you were happy with our track and trace measures. We will pass on your lovely comments to Zoe and...More

Reviewed 15 September 2020 via mobile

It wasn't really. However Veronica our lovely server insisted we post this. Please see multiple pictures of the offensive hipflask which you get to keep after you have had your drink (+£5 off on the next drink) It was a great drinks experience we had...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Nottinghambdm, Marketing at The Alchemist Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2020

Good Morning, Thank you for leaving a review for us! We are so glad to see you enjoyed your time with us and that you received great service from Veronica, we will pass on your lovely comments to her! Hope to see you again soon...More

Reviewed 6 September 2020

Bottomless brunch on a saturday afternoon. + Service was BRILLIANT + Atmosphere was lovely +Scrambled egg of toast was lovely - Staff wasn't wearing face masks or coverings - minimal cocktails to actually choose from on the menu for bottomless brunchMore

Date of visit: August 2020
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Nottinghambdm, Marketing at The Alchemist Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2020

Good Morning Lucy, Thank you for leaving a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your time here and that the service, food and atmosphere were all good! We give staff the choice on whether they would like to wear a face...More

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polly12334
5 February 2020|
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Response from Shelagh C | Reviewed this property |
When we were there there was a huge age range of people so yes I'm sure it would be suitable- everyone seemed to be having fun! Hope this helps
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cazzal198
30 December 2019|
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Response from Nottinghambdm | Property representative |
Hi Cazzal198, Apologies we are only just getting back to you on this! We can indeed do mocktails substituted for cocktails, just call the venue on 0115 9509416 and ask for Jodi our Business Development Manager and she will... More
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No, maybe checking the website?
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    The Alchemist Nottingham is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4