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The Kean's Head

) #93 of 1,180 Restaurants in Nottingham $$ - $$$ , British,
46 St. Marys Gate, Nottingham NG1 1QA, England
+44 115 947 4052
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“harvest pale” (3 reviews)
“pies” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 St. Marys Gate, Nottingham NG1 1QA, England
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Reviewed May 14, 2017

Called in the other night for a pre concert pint and bite to eat. The place was pretty full with no tables, my wife is in a wheelchair, so we turned away, as we did so the owner collared us outside, dragged us in found...More

Thank 460mickn460
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Off main roads. Seems to be many locals, but what a fun nook to sit in an old fireplace for a glass of wine.

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Nice friendly pub. Good range of beers. And spirits. Also has a proper cider! Hearty food portions. Get's busy so grab a seat while you can!

Thank Sun-Sh1ne8
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Ate here on a Monday night (pie night) when there were a selection of meat and vegetarian pies on offer all served with a drink (to the value of £3.80 I believe) for £10.95. Our food was home cooked and plentiful and we both opted for the...More

Thank stonebm
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

If you like your ale or cider, worth dropping in. Looked at lunch menu with some different brunch meals (you know, proper food with some imagination away from the main stream feeding hole 'safe' yet boring offerings) & received advice on what was on offer....More

Thank Neil N
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this pub and we were not disappointed. There was a fabulous selection of beers & ales on tap. Try the coca ale (chocolate ale) a rich and tasty ale. Staff friendly and professional. We then decided to stay for food and I...More

Thank Claire R
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

An early meet with friends and family, ideal place for a large group gathering. Fantastic selection of beers with very helpful and attentive staff.

Thank lozwalters
KeansHead_Pub, Manager at The Kean's Head, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

So please to read that you enjoyed your visit to the Kean's. Long may this continue and thanks for posting this great review. Dave James (Manager)

Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

If you're into your beer and come to Notts. You MUST come to the keans. Great selection of cask, keg, cans and bottles. Also the staff are the extremely knowledgable and generally great.More

Thank Tom C
KeansHead_Pub, Manager at The Kean's Head, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

Thank you Tom for taking the time to leave this review and rating us so highly. I am pleased that you enjoy our selection of beer as much as we do. I will pass on your kind words to the team. See you again soon,...More

Reviewed March 16, 2017

The Kean's Head in Central Nottingham is not particularly impressive, either from the outside or as you enter the premises. The plain, red brick exterior is brightened up with a selection of hanging baskets and some flower boxes, but otherwise it is pretty unremarkable. As...More

1  Thank Andrew C
KeansHead_Pub, Manager at The Kean's Head, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

Hi Andrew, Thanks so much for taking the time to write this review and praising all those who help me here. I'm glad you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Thanks, Dave James (Manager)

Reviewed March 12, 2017

This is a classic real ale pub situated in the Lace District of Nottingham. Well worth your visit if only to appreciate the wonderful architecture of the area - see if you can find the stone bee! The pub is great, unpretentious and offering a...More

Thank tyketyke
KeansHead_Pub, Manager at The Kean's Head, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2017

Hi, Glad you had a good time. Thanks for taking the time to write a review - its much appreciated. Thanks, Dave James

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 St. Marys Gate, Nottingham NG1 1QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 947 4052
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