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The Rufford

$$$
British, Vegetarian, Pub, Healthy
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335 Chesterfield Road South., Mansfield NG19 7ES, England
01623 623286
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Lunch, Buffet, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 25
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
An English Pub

Relaxed atmosphere, for food or just a drink. One of the very few family dining experiences around at the moment in this area. Cheap, cheerful and always friendly. A mention to Jess who went the extra mile with my two grandsons today, making sure they were all good for dinner, and moreover the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2015
wendy102
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
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English first
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96 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Been there many times for their famous roast dinner, which is great and plentiful. Went back with a visiting friend who also liked it

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Me and my husband came in for a meal the other day. I must say the food was lovely. The service was amazing! The staff was so welcoming and the waitress lauren ca made sure that our experience was excellent. We will definitely be coming back again.

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Myself my wife and our daughter came to the rufford on Monday lunch time for a carvery and it was absolutely beautiful everything was cooked to perfection and the service was quick and pleasent, because of this we decided to visit again wednesday, it was around 3pm so it was after the lunch time rush and you could definitly tell,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

1st time and very impressed... food was cheap and excellent quality. Served by Jesse 10/10 service with a smile will be back.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We always try to visit TheRufford when we are in the area visiting relatives and on this occasion I must say it was yet again an EXCELLENT experience. The bar staff SAM, JENNY and JESS were very welcoming and really made us feel at home but the person that stood out in our opinion was our waitress BETH, her customer... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

I came to the Rufford on Thursday for a meal with my family and I was waited on by a remarkable young lady called Lauren Carpenter. She was very accommodating and made sure we were satisfied with everything. She considered my small child and advised us about the colouring stuff to keep her entertained she is an absolute testament to... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

The food is beyond bad I don't think the chef can cope. The food is cold over cooked greasy and shocking. However the bar is ok and the service is average depending on the day you go. The pub could do so much more and the food could be considerable much better. Like I say bar ok but miss out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

excellent food and excellent service very friendly staff highly recommend to everyone family friendly aswell with park outside with seating area A++++

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Relaxed atmosphere, for food or just a drink. One of the very few family dining experiences around at the moment in this area. Cheap, cheerful and always friendly. A mention to Jess who went the extra mile with my two grandsons today, making sure they were all good for dinner, and moreover the ice-cream to follow. We'll be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

went to a 80 birthday at the weekend,the carvery was excellent,the food cooked to perfection and the beef very tender,well done the kitchen staff,we also had a choice of puddings all for £4.99 great value.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 335 Chesterfield Road South., Mansfield NG19 7ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Mansfield
  • Phone Number: 01623 623286

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 40
  • Cuisine: British, Vegetarian, Pub, Healthy

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?