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The Apron

Gamston Airport, Retford, England
+44 1777 838521
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“bread” (17 reviews)
“roast lamb” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gamston Airport, Retford, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We met my son for lunch. The food was outstanding. My sea bass with patatas bravas was perfectly cooked and very tasty. My wife had Fish and Chips and they were excellent. Well worth a visit.

Thank TripMember090520161
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Set at an airfield as you walk in it may seem a litle basic but put that aside and enjoy The take off to a meal that will not dissapoint. We chose the stewed beef total Taste and dark treacle tart another winner. As ever...More

Thank michaelgray3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The quality of the food from here is unreal it has to be one of the best restaurants in the area highly recommended!

Thank Paul L
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Our little boy loves planes so it’s a perfect place for us to sit have a coffee and some breakfast on a lazy Sunday morning. The airfield is usually relatively busy when we go. The cafe is clean and spacious and outside seating is available....More

Thank Jen O
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Was excited to visit Apron as had heard a lot about it. It did not disappoint. It is a lovely room, fun pictures, comfortable and spacious. I would have happily eaten anything on the menu. All looked delicious. The bread and butter was very nice....More

1  Thank tcake2015
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Called on Friday lunch managed to get a table will book next time the food is excellent did not have to wait long although the place was very busy would recommend the cod and chips, have been for the full English in the past enjoyed...More

1  Thank jitterbug143
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Was taken here for lunch by family who have eaten here a few times. Very pleasant lunch in an unusual environment but nice just the same. The dishes were very well presented and tasty and the cakes were superb! We bought they own bread to...More

1  Thank misscelliott
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Had not reviewed this lovely restaurant but really could not ignore it any more, after reading others. Had a real surprise when arriving at this Airport Restaurant to see such an array of really beautiful Breads, Croissants both Almond and plain, and the most amazing...More

1  Thank littlebisaacs
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

How refreshing to go to a place that is bordering on very fine dining and available in the day time only! We ordered a Devon crab cocktail, a walnut and blue cheese fritta to start which was divine. The crab salad had small bits of...More

1  Thank Kara W
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Just had fabulous meal in the apron cafe at Gamston, fabulous food, fabulous cakes selection, excellent staff from Elsa and Amanda 👍🏻👌🏻👌🏻😋

Thank Richard O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gamston Airport, Retford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Retford
  • Phone Number: +44 1777 838521
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