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The Hostess Restaurant

Sookholme Road | Sookholme, Mansfield NG19 8LL, England
+44 1623 843728
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Ranked #2 of 125 restaurants in Mansfield
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $14 - $42
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: Out in the country but near the towns
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: Out in the country but near the towns
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94% Recommend
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English first
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Thank you for making our wedding day so special. Right from the start, Geoff and his staff, ensured everything went smoothly and ensured everyone was looked after. Geoff was very attentive to everyone's needs and it is clear to see why the reviews are in such high praise. When we walked into our reception, it was far better than either... More

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for that review ,the day was perfect for a wedding and we are glad we helped make it that way. I will pass on your comments to the chef and staff as it is nice to hear their hard work praised Again Gemma hope your cruise is a good one. More

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

I was at the Hostess on Saturday as this was where my brother and his new wife held their wedding reception. The whole day went perfectly thanks to Geoff and his team. We all received a warm welcome. The venue is lovely, the tables were nicely decorated, there are also tables and seating outside which was nice because it was... More

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the review . We are all glad that we made your brothers wedding special. All our wedding are special to us and we are glad that they go right on the day As we say tell us if there is something not the way you want it, the impossible we can fix straight away miracles will take... More

Derbyshire
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My husband and I had our wedding reception here on 28th June 2014.We couldn't really fault it.Everything was done for us and we got everything we asked for.If there was anything we needed they did their best to make sure we got it.The food and drink was excellent but I did find it was all abit rushed during the meal... More

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for letting us help in your special day, Took up your comment on clearing coffee to soon restaurant manager will inform staff to leave all cups till customers have left the room Hope this did not spoil your day. More

Alfreton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Brilliant service, food, atmosphere, disco and exceptional value for money! Highly recommended! We had a fantastic time, great meal, great staff, thouroughly enjoyed eating and dancing the night away!

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

That night turned out to be a great night Thank to all you that dressed up (see photos on web site) the feedback was great so hopefully a STARS AND STRIPES NIGHT) later in the year. More

Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We took my Father in law as he likes no nonsense food! The carvery is plentiful and there's a great choice. Great value too. The area where you sit and have a drink is nice but the setting for dinner feels very school dinners set up. Just my opinion, not a romantic date night type of place. This of course... More

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

Thats what we serve "no nonsense food " glad your father in law enjoyed the night hope to see you back soon More

Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

the hostess was absolutely excellent for my daughters wedding on the 28th june 2014, its a wonderful weloming place, good for disabled access as no stairs, plenty of car park spaces and a quiet area, the staff are absolutely wonderful and cannot do enough for you, the food is beautiful home cooked food, the beef was cooked to perfection and... More

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us share your happy day. More

Mansfield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My hubby and I had our wedding here at The Hostess on 21/06/14 they made us comfortable the staff was welcoming & friendly couldn't do enough for us made our day extra special thank you for making our dream come true

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

Glad you had a great day the staff work hard to make sure you and your guests enjoy themselves Sue & I thank you for the card of thanks ,and hope Bradley is better. Hope to see you all back here in the near future. More

mansfield woodhouse notts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

My wife and I was in the area after dropping a friend off. We had heard very good reports about the Hostess . So we chanced a visit The restaurant was full but the owners made us up a table . The place its self is very spacious , bright and comfortable . With seating in the bars whilst awaiting... More

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your night with us Friday nights are good nights all round. Glad you are going to try our mid-week carvery great value (so our regulars tell us ) More

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Had another good night at the Hostess food spot on !!! Plenty of choices of food.... Staff excellent service.. DJ Very good....Everyone enjoyed it.....

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

we aim to please , thanks for the comment on the DJ Sam is settling in nicely Will pass on comments. More

Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We booked a meal for 25 people for our parents wedding anniversary. The food was wonderful and the staff were friendly and helpful. We had 5 children in the party and they let them mix between the adults menu and kids menu so that they could have the full grown-up experience of dinner. We could not have asked for a... More

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mgbb0y, Owner at The Hostess Restaurant, responded to this review

thank you for that ,yes it is nice that children can enjoy proper food (not just fast food) lets them feel grown up and eating healthy also hope to see you all again soon. More

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