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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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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (13 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY, England
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They are having a refit of the cafe kitchen at the moment. You can still get a drink and cake in a room down the corridor.

Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Having waited 10 minutes to be served at the counter where three girls stood around until told to clear tables, I ordered a tuna sandwich to take away. There was nowhere to sit but I was happy to sit in my car and eat before...More

2  Thank 2188Angie
Reviewed 27 January 2018

A very nice place, loved it - good food and service. Easy to find and nice garden centre, Staff were very friendly!

1  Thank happydays334
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Visited on a Monday lunchtime and had a fabulous Ham and Cheese Roll and coffee, just feel that £14 this was a little on the expensive side. Also visited on a SUnday but didn't use the Cafe as so busy.

Thank KevinMatt
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We sat on the balcony , lovely view, good food served quickly , bread really good , what could be better......... Well - the lady serving was grumpy and rude, let down the whole experience. The staff on the shop counter are lovely , maybe...More

Thank ka_bee
Reviewed 23 August 2017

In theory it should be a good place to eat. Very much the opposite in practice. Last Sunday - only 1 till working and a very long queue. We wanted tea cakes but were told this is a breakfast item!! They push the meals but...More

1  Thank Andy F
Reviewed 9 August 2017

While on a visit to the nature reserve, we came in for a coffee and a tea. There are tables to sit at, but when it's busy, you'll find it hard to get seated. There is food to be had along with rolls, cake etc....More

Thank CharleyNottinghamUK
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The profits go towards the nature reserve and because the food is great its a win win situation. There are a few tables outside but as the window is so big, most get a view of the lake. The home made soup is always good....More

Thank barbaravinger
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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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