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The Rufford

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335 Chesterfield Road South, Mansfield NG19 7ES, England
+44 1623 623286
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Xmas eve .. best beef ever on that carvery. Give the new management chance as the atmosphere is better

Thank Katrina S
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to the Rufford for a meal and a catch up with friends of mine. We ordered starters and main courses as we were quite hungry. We waited about 40 mins for our starters to arrive and when they did the 2 portions of garlic bread that we ordered came on the same plate. We were baffled by this... More 

Thank Adam D
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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195 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having arranged to meet up with some Family members over an organised Dinner date,we entered the Rufford for a Bite to eat.Having purchased some Drinks we joined the rest of the Family arriving approximately 10 minutes late due to Traffic.We were able to Order some Food at a time for it to be served Consecutively with the other Orders,where I... More 

Thank pavlosrugbypaul
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family came here xmas eve, we had a lovely carvery. Very busy evening, which staff stayed professional and polite. Will definitely be back.

Thank Sandra B
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely Lunch here today the Chilli Bowl is really Lovely and really filling ,The staff was really helpful too ,and nothing to much trouble ,We had a table of 6 and waited about 20 minutes for all our food to be served ,It came to the table piping hot was really excellent value for money

1 Thank broughtons2013
Mansfield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came in yesterday for a Christmas meal with my family,the food was lovely and warm as well the staff was very helpful,we came in for the 1 o'clock sitting

1 Thank linda1234x
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and family went for a meal and will definitely be visiting again. The food was lovely and the staff very friendly especially a young lad called Ben (I think his name was) The heating was broken but the fire was lit and cosy which was lovely to see.

Thank Katie M
Mansfield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to rufford pub on the 25th December with my family, had a 4 course meal and must say it was one of the best Christmas meals we've had the staff catered for our every need we will be here again next year for defernate , highly recommended to any others 😀

1 Thank Chelsea D
Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went to rufford tonight carvery was awful ordered went to pick food only to be told things were not ready to get what was there it was not edible roast potatoes were that hard and dried up you could have bounced them and the attitude of the person serving was awful used to go every week wont be going again... More 

1 Thank Tracey H
Mansfield, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Used to visit the rufford quite often the last few times I have been standards have slipped and I will never be visiting again. It was Sunday afternoon around 4.30pm when we arrived the restaurant did not seem busy at all - got a table straight away. Ordered drinks at the bar to be told the Carvery is not on... More 

2 Thank Amy Louise S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $40
Bar, British, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 335 Chesterfield Road South, Mansfield NG19 7ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Mansfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1623 623286

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?