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The Rufford

$$ - $$$, British,
335 Chesterfield Road South, Mansfield NG19 7ES, England
+44 1623 623286
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good15%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible34%
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“pudding” (13 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
335 Chesterfield Road South, Mansfield NG19 7ES, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The bar staff are lovely and the wine lace itself is very nice. However our meals were pretty awful. My burger was terrible and chewy. I got brown old lettuce on my burger (why bother putting it on) my daughters meal was rock hard sausages....More

Thank V J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I live local and haven't been in for a while as it went down hill, the pub has had a recent facelift and seems to be on the up, the food was very good and really good value for money. We enjoyed our night out...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been a few times here and it has been Ok but recently I have been since the new managers have taken over and they are working really hard to turn it around. The staff are being trained well and all work really hard, the...More

Thank Bx H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This may not be the best restaurant around but the price of the carvery is very cheap at £3.99 and quite nice, you can pay more for your meal in a pasty shop. This is well worth a visit if you are on a budget...More

Thank ricardo6677
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I was visiting a friend who lives near the Chesterfield Road and we decided to have a cooked lunch here instead of cooking an evening meal at home. My friend had scampi and chips which looked as if it had been too long under a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

After coming here for many years under different management, can finally say it is a pleasure, everywhere is alot cleaner and the food is definitely alot better.

Thank scary31
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Started making an effort of going for tea on my days off with mum! So we decided to visit with new management in place! Had a pretty tasteless microwaved lasagne! And yes I am a previous chef so know the difference!!! Mum had gammon (ran...More

Thank RAW1975
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Came for a carvery , perfectly acceptable , quite tasty what you’d expect for the very good price . Saved me washing up and very child friendly , it is what it is and would visit again

Thank izzikat
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Popped in here for a drink on a Saturday evening and found it was okay,lacking atmosphere and not too busy.Staff okay but place a bit drab.

Thank chrisworthington48
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I eat at The Rufford most days. The carvery is always very nice and is excellent value for money. All the staff are cheerful and friendly.

Thank Alan2567
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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