The surrounding country villages are well worth exploring. There are plenty of restaurants and pubs where you can enjoy a meal or relax on a sunny afternoon.
We can recommend our local country pubs, The Angel at Kneesall, The Durham Ox at Wellow and the Dovecote at Laxton all providing good food at reasonable prices within ten minutes drive. There's also the excellent Caunton Beck featured above.
Newark-on-Trent has many lovely restaurants, including the fabulous The Ram, several by the river.
Nottingham has over 200 restaurants to suit every taste and pocket. Unique and eclectic is the name of the game. Whether your choice is traditional beers in unchanged surroundings or fine wines in elegant bars, the city can provide.
Nottinghamshire covets the unusual: former churches have become bars and many warehouses, now restaurants.
The historic heart of Nottingham, the Lace Market and Southside now buzz with new life and present friendly spaces in which to relax and unwind.