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The Hostess Restaurant

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Vegetarian, English
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Sookholme Road | Sookholme, Mansfield NG19 8LL, England
+44 1623 843728
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Out in the country but near the towns. Good wholesome freshly cooked food...
Out in the country but near the towns. Good wholesome freshly cooked food. We regularly have theme nights to give a little variety to the normal disco evenings.
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
4th July

6 of us went here last night for the 4th of July. Not really knowing what to expect, we had an amazing night. From the minute you walk in the staff are friendly and talk to you like you are a regular. The room was decorated with flags and bunting and the waiting staff were on the ball. There was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
janice f
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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English first
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

6 of us went here last night for the 4th of July. Not really knowing what to expect, we had an amazing night. From the minute you walk in the staff are friendly and talk to you like you are a regular. The room was decorated with flags and bunting and the waiting staff were on the ball. There was... More 

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Very nice food, we attended a function there where the was also a choir singing, good atmosphere and well trained staff. Would go again.

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We have visited the hostess on several occasions and each time have had no need to complain.The food quality is excellent and has always been served hot.The staff very friendly and very helpful.The price is more than fair as for going on a friday night a 3 course meal with a disco to follow was about twenty one pounds ninety... More 

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

had a christmas party there twice and also mid week carvery food is very good also so welcoming not a bad word to say on this one

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

We held our wedding reception here it is a fantastic venue! Geoff and sue went above and beyond every time to help make our day so special! A truly lovely couple! We cannot thank them enough! Excellent food fantastic service overall! Will be returning in the near future!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Just been to hostess for Father's Day 11 of us in total had a fantastic meal friendly excellent service nothing's too much trouble absolutely love it thanks to sue Jeff and there wonderful staff would recommend to anyone you will never be disappointed

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We recently attended here with a party of 26 19 adults and 7 children the host sue and Geoff where brilliant. They have toys for children to play with, screaming balloons, and sticker books the children even the youngest who was 2 never got bored. The food was amazing very well presented and plenty of choice from starter to the... More 

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

an excellent eveing friendly professional service excellent food bben many times as a party or just family would recommend to anyone

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Well where can I even start? The reason that we chose The Hostess for our wedding venue was simply the location (surrounded by fields so very quiet) and the fact that they offer guests a choice of food on the day (not many venues offer a choice without pre-order!). What we actually got in reality, however, is so much more... More 

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Mansfield, England
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Read all my reviews if you wish and you will see I don't make bad reviews but I feel I have to on this occasion. We recently attended a friends 80th birthday here and its just the same old, same old as it was years ago. Screaming balloons flying through the air and the same old quiz and disco There... More 

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

Glad to have the opportunity to put our side forward after reading your scathing remarks about your visit here. Over the thirty years we have been here we have learnt what our customers want from a good night out. Our disco changed eighteen months ago as did the ice breaker party game which he now starts off with. The rocket... More 

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Address: Sookholme Road | Sookholme, Mansfield NG19 8LL, England
Phone Number: +44 1623 843728
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Mansfield
Average Prices: USD 12 - 39
Cuisine: Vegetarian, English

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sookholme Road | Sookholme, Mansfield NG19 8LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Mansfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1623 843728

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 39
  • Cuisine: Vegetarian, English

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

Out in the country but near the towns. Good wholesome freshly cooked food. We regularly have theme nights to give a little variety to the normal disco evenings.

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