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Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham

11 Queen Street, Nottingham NG1 2BL, England
+44 115 711 7999
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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11 Queen Street, Nottingham NG1 2BL, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food has massively gone downhill and the staff seemed like they didn’t care about my table, the meal was ok at best and to top things off when I didn’t leave a tip the waitress mutter that I was a cheap skate (why should...More

Thank davidginge1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good range of food, brisket beef just fell to pieces and was excellent. Some of the chips arrived cold but other than that everything else was great.

Thank IanD9
RedsNottingham, Manager at Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for taking the time to review your visit IanD9. We appreciate the love and honesty! :-)

Reviewed yesterday

11/11/18 Sunday afternoon around half six, this place is fast becoming quite regular for us we love it, we are working our way through the menu, firstly the punchy (5.3%) pale ale Identity theft at £5.10 a pint is superb, sticky chicken & BBQ corn...More

Thank radfordred
RedsNottingham, Manager at Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Radfordred, thanks so much for your kind words! I'm pleased you enjoyed your True BBQ experience. Come back soon! Adam

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I cook a lot of bbq food myself, this was a close you can get to home cooked. Amazing! I would say it’s even better than bodeans!

Thank Misterdarkboy
RedsNottingham, Manager at Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks so much for the support Misterdarkboy! We are glad you enjoyed your visit and that you appreciate all the hard work that goes into delivering truly authentic BBQ food. Make sure to come back soon! :-) Adam

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The pulled pork is good and the decor is quite nice. Staff were a bit unengaged and just did the basics. The coleslaw could have been better and the cracking seemed more dehydrated than roasted or bbq'd. On the way out saw the chef just...More

Thank agnesomygoodness
RedsNottingham, Manager at Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there agnesomygoodness. We are glad you enjoyed our pulled pork, but sorry that you thought the service was lacking. The coleslaw has recently been updated to the 'tangy slaw' following the introduction of the new food menu, and so it might have been different...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heard a lot of good things about reds so decided to visit Friday night as a walk in. Got a table straight away and the staff were really helpful and friendly. The halloumi fries starter was fantastic but the xxl wings were slightly on the...More

Thank Steven H
RedsNottingham, General Manager at Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Steven H, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, glad to see you enjoyed your meal. Sorry to hear your wings were cold, as you said we do state that barbecue should be served warm and ready to eat, but the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to go to Red's as a large group of us were meeting up for dinner. We were promptly seated after getting a drink from the bar, however the wait for food to arrive felt quite prolonged. We were also slightly disappointed by the fact...More

Thank elodielimer
RedsNottingham, Manager at Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. After just launching a menu update we are still figuring out which dishes are going to be the biggest sellers, this has proved to be the new starters. Once we get into the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food and the ambience Would recommend reds, we booked a table and was glad that we had as it was very busy.

Thank richjulie2015
RedsNottingham, Manager at Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Julie, thank you for the kind words. Can't wait to have you back through the doors! Thanks

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came for my 50th birthday 25th Oct ‘18 with a party of 9 at 8pm, we have been many times before so wanted to celebrate it there with my 6 teenage kids to find that a lot of the ingredients were not available apparently...More

Thank maddisonjo
RedsNottingham, Manager at Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Maddison, thank you for your feedback. Due to the nature of low and slow barbecue, it takes time to cook the meats to perfection. Sometimes up to 14 hours for the larger cuts, this means once its gone its gone i'm afraid until it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

BOOKING REFERENCE LRFFPWJRI05 Nottingham I booked a meal out to celebrate my sons 19th Birthday along with his brothers who were 18 and 16 respectively. All was great. We had to wait ten mins for the table so we were told to wait at the...More

Thank nikkia909
RedsNottingham, Manager at Reds True Barbecue - Nottingham, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nikki, thank you for your email. Due to licensing we have to ID everyone who we believe to be under the age of 25. Valid forms of ID would be a photocard driving licence or passport with a holographic logo visible. I'm afraid pictures...More

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Nicnacknockers
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Response from gazp180 | Reviewed this property |
There is a 24 hour car park if you take a left off maid Marion way on to the a6008 the car park is on the right hand side with queen street bout 100 yards down the road
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Tracybabe70
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Response from loobylooSheffield | Reviewed this property |
It seems a fun place and very cool, it seems a place for a good birthday blow out but I can't see a fanfare or sparklers for the birthday person- could be wrong!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Queen Street, Nottingham NG1 2BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 711 7999
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