The Bread and Bitter

Address : 153-155 Woodthorpe Drive, Mapperley Top, Nottingham. NG3 5JL What’s a Notts Got? You might think that a district that has three pubs and two bistro bars would mean a clamour for your custom. But when it comes to Mapperley Top, the rest have a fair bit of work to do to match the…

The Boat Inn

Address : Priory Street, Lenton, NG7 2NX Awaiting image What’s a Notts Got? A proper pub should be at the heart of its community, and the Boat is so much so that it’s been granted Asset of Community Value status, protecting it from demolition or development should it close. But despite being tucked away on…

The Johnson Arms

Address : 59 Abbey Street, Old Lenton, Nottingham, NG7 2NZ. Awaiting image What’s a Notts Got? All too often, the words “student pub” are enough to send any real drinker running in search of sanctuary in a better place, that serves better beer and stocks pork scratchings. Fortunately, the Jonno does both of these things perfectly…

The Cadland

Address : 342 High Road, Chilwell, Nottinghamshire, NG9 5EG. The front of the Cadland has the appearance of a Grimm Brothers fairytale – and you might baulk at the prospect of a chain pub (run, in this case, by Ember Inns). But bear with, because inside reveals a sprawling bar and a good choice of real ales. At…