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Hill Top | Derby, Castle Donington DE74 2PR, England
01332 850 652
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Here at The Nags Head Inn we provide relaxed casual dining in a vibrant...
Here at The Nags Head Inn we provide relaxed casual dining in a vibrant mediterranean atmosphere. "A tavola non si invecchia" at the table with good friends, family & food, one does not become old.
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  • 186
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Trip to East Midlands airport

Great pub 4 a comfortable drink. Very welcome from Chris & Tracey. Gave my girls tub bubbles & a football play with. A bikers pub but not been a biker felt very comfortable. Pub sandwiches offered while they doing the kitchen up. Will visit again xx

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
Tina T
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  • Families with children
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Etwall, England, United Kingdom
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156 reviews 156 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We popped in whilst en route to some friends. Wished we haddent, the only food available were ham or cheese n onion cobs. The beer choice was poor, decor pretty poor too, the only decent thing was the pool table which was excellent. This is now a bikers pub not a restaurant.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

Stopped off with wife and two daughters had a pint and glass of wine was made to feel very welcome and had a good chat with the couple running the pub Would recommend stopping off and having a look and enjoy a pint

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Great pub 4 a comfortable drink. Very welcome from Chris & Tracey. Gave my girls tub bubbles & a football play with. A bikers pub but not been a biker felt very comfortable. Pub sandwiches offered while they doing the kitchen up. Will visit again xx

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Made to feel very welcome by Chris the landlord. Up here for bike racing and couldn't get in any where, he offered me spare room. Great atmosphere. No food as he putting in new kitchen but offered to order me takeaway and give me plate and spanners to eat it. Highly recommend.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Well the Nags Head Inn makes for a great venue for a business meal when you do not know what others like, the varied menu as something for everyone. Accommodating larger groups means shifting tables but the owners are very accommodating. A bit of a hidden gem, but it is a destination worth travelling too, the food or service would... More 

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Castle Donington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The Nags is open again, just for drinks at the moment while the kitchen is sorted out, its' not going to be the eatery it was, more a traditional pub grub/drinkers pub type place but good luck to Chris, there's a bit of work to do there

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Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Myself and my wife had a great Sunday lunch here. Full of flavour and a great place with character to visit. Unfortunately I believe it has now closed. Hopefully it will open again soon with the same high standards.

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Staffordshires
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Read reveiws a few weeks ago on Trip Advisor, still marked it as a good place to go. Arranging a mid-way meeting point to have a meal with friends. Went to website and sent an e-mail to book. Never phoned. No email reply. Too busy dealing with house and family problems to do my usual double checks. Arrive today to... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I met a friend for lunch here one Friday in June 2014. My friend had been before but I hadn't. It was a beautiful hot day so we sat outside, thankfully at a table under an umbrella. We ordered food which was very good. Very pleasant experience all in all. It became very busy during our visit so is obviously... More 

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Castle Donington, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The pub looks nice from outside and its woody and cosy inside but it has a poor lack of beers. I would have expected more than the typical cheap pub standard beers in a nice place such as this especially as the theme of the menu and food is Mediterranean. The menu is one that you either will love or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hill Top | Derby, Castle Donington DE74 2PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Castle Donington
  • Phone Number: 01332 850 652

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Here at The Nags Head Inn we provide relaxed casual dining in a vibrant mediterranean atmosphere. "A tavola non si invecchia" at the table with good friends, family & food, one does not become old.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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