We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fat Cat Cafe Bar - Nottingham

$$ - $$$, British,
11 Chapel Bar, Nottingham NG1 6JQ, England
+44 115 947 5044
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
“fish” (7 reviews)
“great drinks” (4 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
11 Chapel Bar, Nottingham NG1 6JQ, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (361)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 358 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Non existent service, terrible delays and uncooked food last night in the upstairs function room. If you can’t cope with a 50 people party then do not accept bookings! One waiter for 50 people, still waiting for puddings over 3 hours after arrival despite all...More

1  Thank ennylsniksoh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from a complete debacle of a meal for 50 people upstairs. The absolute worst food we have ever had. Food burnt, undercooked, still frozen and/or inedible. Risottos were returned. Really, how can a kitchen send out diabolical food like this? Service took over...More

Thank mike b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have just left fat cats after a private booking for 50 people. We had to pre order and pre pay and we’re booked indie 7 pm. All nice to start with, but no starters arrived till at the earliest 8pm and they were under...More

Thank nkenn1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went at lunch time on a Monday morning and was pretty much empty. Did not have to wait long for the meal, which tasted excellent. Received 50% off food bill for being a student, so definitely excellent value for students!

Thank xemmax123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and me went here for few drinks and some nibbles. When we got the menus we had no idea what shall we drink.Our bartender Kevin was really helpful he literally jumped there in a second and asked with big smile what we would...More

Thank kelemeni2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this place yesterday for the first time and will NEVER go there again! As soon as we sat down the waiter came over to take our order before we had even looked at the menu! He then returned a further 3 times in...More

1  Thank Racheal O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in to the Fat Cat as it was situated very near to our Hotel and looked a good place to go for a drink. We had our son with us but they had no issue with him sitting with us and drinking a...More

Thank Zoo7Zoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for lunch it was really good. The food was tasty, it did take a while to come out but it taste really good so i cant really complain. It is reasonably priced and the staff are lovely .Cant go wrong really .

Thank PrincessTayla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've given an average mark as I was undecided as to whether to give excellent or terrible. We called in here Sunday lunchtime and were left standing by the door for a good 5 minutes before a member of staff came over to see us....More

1  Thank FoxWorcs
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Had a lovely brunch here, toast was a little on the anaemic side but couldn't fault the full English, plenty to eat and tea included all for £5 would definitely visit again, seems to fall apart when the manager is not there as we visited...More

Thank clooneycolgan
Nearby Restaurants
Las Iguanas - Nottingham
695 reviews
.03 km away
OAKS Restaurant & Bar
370 reviews
.09 km away
Alley Cafe Bar
326 reviews
.09 km away
Pan Asia bbq
264 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Theatre Royal & Royal Concert Hall
665 reviews
.17 km away
Nottingham Playhouse
264 reviews
.18 km away
Alea Casino
145 reviews
.09 km away
Grosvenor Casino Nottingham
28 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fat Cat Cafe Bar - Nottingham staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 20
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 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
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Chapel Bar, Nottingham NG1 6JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 947 5044
  • E-mail
The Fat Cat Cafe Bar offers eclectic British cuisine, and an impressive list of cocktails, bottled and draught beers and wines from around the world. Tasty favourites on the menu include 3 Hour BBQ Pork Belly, bangers and Bubble and their famous burgers. Exciting meal deals are available in addition to a special 'Little Kittens' menu for children.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing