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The Elwes Arms

££ - £££, British,
Oakdale Road | Carlton, Nottingham, Nottingham NG4 1DH, England
+44 115 987 1280
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Oakdale Road | Carlton, Nottingham, Nottingham NG4 1DH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had my afternoon tea themed birthday party with 81 guests on Sunday 21st October. My staff liason was Luke. This young man was wonderful planning and implementing my vision of the day to the finest detail going over and above his job specification!!! Even...More

Thank marlin012016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can’t praise Beccy and her team enough for the welcome our family and 50 guests received on Saturday. It’s a lovely party venue, food perfect and everything was so well organised. Quite a few of the guests hadn’t visited you before but I’m confident...More

Thank Journey749924
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The elwes arms were kind enough to recently host a leaving party at very short notice for a colleague leaving us at work. They put on chip cobs for around 30 people for us free of charge and staff were continuously asking us if we'd...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Brilliant service by all staff very helpful and the band Swing when you're Blue excellent as always.

Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Chose this venue for a big family party having been here numerous times for various events, meals and just for drinks. Didn't disappoint! Some guests also had disabilities. Service absolutely outstanding across the board. Nothing too much trouble.Excellent food, environment and dj Lee absolutely brilliant...More

Thank hopkied
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Hadn't been here for @ 25 years so we decided to visit after moving back to the area and reading the great reviews. On entering, we thought the place looked great. A fantastic blend of modern and traditional, very impressive, spacious and comfortable. For the...More

Thank Anonymous T
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Was disappointed light meals were not served. They had switched to the dinner menu which was too much food and very expensive.

Thank Charlie_Carpenter
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We went to this restaurant for the Sunday carvery, which was very good. Lots of different vegetable dishes, along with beef, pork, gammon etc. We particularly liked the cauliflower cheese. The only thing I didn't enjoy quite so much was the 'medley of ice cream'....More

Thank JANE G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Four people went on a groupon voucher , next time we will be going without groupon voucher, excellent value for money, meals was lovely, The place was nearly empty? How sad is that because the food and service second to none, Try the homemade pie.

Thank paul1965Nottingham
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This week I visited and ordered the Steak and Ale pie, it was excellent the best I have ever had, my partner ordered the chicken, she thought that was very good, we have always enjoyed the wonderful food here.

Thank Rick-1847
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Claire W
30 October 2018|
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Response from Andy A | Reviewed this property |
Outside patio area but not in the pub
2 October 2018|
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Response from Andy A | Reviewed this property |
They offer vegetarian dishes yes
Jane D
20 February 2018|
Response from nbassford | Reviewed this property |
yes it is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oakdale Road | Carlton, Nottingham, Nottingham NG4 1DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 987 1280
  • E-mail
Privately owned, family run pub and restaurant in the heart of Carlton. The Elwes arms uses fresh locally sourced produce to prepare homemade delicious cooking. We cater for most allergies and can accommodate all special requirements. Functions are our speciality, with packages to suit all budgets and occasions from Baby showers, Christenings, Weddings, Family occasions, Birthday Parties,retirment and farewell parties including funeral wakes. We have a very active events and entertainment diary. Please visit Facebook for the latest updates.
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