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Reflections Cafe at Attenborough Nature Reserve

Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY, England
+44 115 972 1777
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“casserole” (3 reviews)
“cake” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY, England
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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place to stop and have a drink and something to eat spoiled by rude and surly staff. If they are volunteers then why do it if you dislike the job so much but if you are a paid employee then management should...More

Thank Robin R
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Just a quick review to say that the sandwiches here are amazing. The bread is so soft and yummy and the fillings are very tasty. They are about £5 each and come with a little side salad but it's all about the sandwich!!! Also it's...More

Thank Adam W
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We were walking along the River Trent and had visited the cafe before and always found it had a great selection of cakes and a nice cup of tea. On our latest visit, it didn't disappoint, despite being rather busy with the Easter break. The...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

After a long walk around the reserve the cafe is nice and clean with helpful staff and a gift shop were you can buy a mix of items, the tea is very nice as was our cakes only down side a tad pricey and noisy...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Food and drink offered was nice and good value. The setting is gorgeous looking over the lake. Only down side was lack of space and miserable staff

Thank AWN2013
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Good place for a coffee and doorstep toast on a walk around. Meals are also served and sandwiches too.

Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is a very efficient cafe with a good through put of customers. Coffee was fine, although the cakes didn't tempt me as mostly bought in rather than homemade, but lots of other people eating them so I'm sure are very nice. Other snacks available...More

Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Great food choices, made from locally produced goods and created in a sustainable environment. Great kids box and a selection of cold and hot food, only for limited times though and ALWAYS busy so it's pot luck.

Thank TheFrugalFamily
Reviewed 1 November 2016

toilets take ages. the coffe is mank. the waitresses are slow. the view i thought wouod be better. the swans stand on my feet. not good. not good.

1  Thank abbeyjones05
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Took by parents with siblings younger brothers enjoyed it played games whilst waiting, toilets are disgusting and very long wait time

1  Thank Bethan-Jaye
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 972 1777
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