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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%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible35%
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Bar, British, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
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335 Chesterfield Road South, Mansfield NG19 7ES, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

In the area for the day and needed a quick place to stop for lunch. I'm not a fan of carvery's however I figured for £3.99 I'd give it a go. I was pleasantly surprised, we had a good cut of three meats (beef, turkey,...More

1  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I recently visited the rufford as I hadn't been for a while and the carvery was a massive improvement from a year ago, it was nice and hot, the meats melted in your mouth I was very impressed! The only negative I have is that...More

1  Thank Alison a
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Family had just moved to the area so we thought we would pop in for food on a Saturday night. When we walked in to see an empty carvery at 7pm on a Saturday and a pub lacking all atmosphere, we should have left but...More

Thank Toots48Beer
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Grubby, unclean pub. Scruffy trampy clientele. I wouldn't take children in there because of the people who go in there. The food was horrible and the staff were dopey and rude. Didn't have a clue what they were doing and just generally seemed very dim....More

Thank kaylee S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

visited this pub sunday not very busy and now I see why.went with party of 15 some of us ordered carvery some large and took money at till.when we went up for carvery only gammon available which we did not want offered us chicken and...More

1  Thank crocodile41
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Kids running wild,parents not in control.carvery looked unappetising and dry. Main chef handling bake potato's with his hands the wiping sweat from his brow with his hands.the food we ordered was OK once we attracted the attention of the mobile phone texting staff.great pub gone...More

1  Thank derkmansfield
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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
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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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