We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Kean's Head

$$ - $$$, British,
46 St. Marys Gate, Nottingham NG1 1QA, England
+44 115 947 4052
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“harvest pale” (4 reviews)
“pie” (6 reviews)
“mash” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 St. Marys Gate, Nottingham NG1 1QA, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (139)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I always joy visiting the Kean's. Staff are friendly and helpful, lunch meals are just right and a great selection of beers. The standard Castle Rock and lots of guest beers from around the world. Plenty of choic and reasonable pricing. Overall a great destination...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I frequent the Kean’s head on a regular basis, so this review is representative of numerous occasions. Fantastic selection of craft beers - always on top form. If you like cask, their selection is always top notch. I ain’t a fan of castle rock beers...More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered a round of drinks and asked a simple question. "Do you still do discount for Camra Members" Yes but begrudgingly. Why should you get a discount and no one else? Was the reply I received. Not the attitude I have been used to from...More

Thank pns16
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We called in for a bite to eat and a quick drink before going on elsewhere. This was our second visit. Really good pub food, superb selection of real ales, gins and whiskies, Warm, friendly atmosphere generated by happy people. What more can you want?

Thank tonyrpayne
CastleRockBrewery, Marketing at The Kean's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Tony, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review! We're really glad you enjoyed your second visit to the Kean's Head and we look forward to welcoming you on your third visit.

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped off at this wonderful ale house food exceptional and a good range of good quality ales a great place to find albeit off the beaten track a must for locals and visitors alikeMore

Thank Patricia W
CastleRockBrewery, Marketing at The Kean's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi Patricia, thank you very much for your lovely review! The Kean's Head prides itself on serving some of the best and most unique beer possible. We love being off the beaten track and nestled away in a stunning part of the city. We look...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Good food, great beer (they have a varied and extensive beer menu), pleasant staff & a mixed clientele make for a friendly & enjoyable place for lunch or a night out.

Thank gramsci1966
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

A small & pleasant pub that attracts a mixed crowd and always as a pleasant atmosphere. It's a really good place to have a chat with friends and sample the highly recommended & excellent selection of beers, it also serves a very good food selection...More

Thank gramsci1966
Reviewed 5 July 2017

visited here with some family on an off chance. ended up ordering a sunday lunch which was great and was accompanied by very helpful service.

Thank David E
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I had the rump steak which was really tasty, but a little tough. Chips and fried halloumi were lovely.

Thank Gemma N
Reviewed 14 May 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

3  Thank 460mickn460
Nearby HotelsSee all 41 hotels in Nottingham
Langar Hall
576 reviews
15.30 km away
Roomzzz Nottingham City
693 reviews
.91 km away
The Bingham Townhouse
433 reviews
12.83 km away
Premier Inn Nottingham West Hotel
762 reviews
6.03 km away
Nearby Restaurants
655 reviews
.15 km away
Anoki Indian Restaurant
879 reviews
.16 km away
Iberico World Tapas Nottingham
849 reviews
.07 km away
Bistro Live
562 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
City of Caves (Tigguo Cobauc)
885 reviews
.19 km away
Nottingham Contemporary Art Gallery
263 reviews
.13 km away
St. Mary's Church
109 reviews
.04 km away
The Lace Market Theatre
31 reviews
.15 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Kean's Head staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing