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Very impressive, compact venue

I came to the Lakeside Arts Centre to have a look around their 'Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Christopher D
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Sampling the cafe

We needed some fresh air and coffee after a visit to hospital and this place was in a perfect... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Leek, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set in the University campus this facility is really good. Split into two areas both of which have lovely cafes to have a drink and a quick bite to eat. The Art was very good and the set museum pieces are worth a walk around...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paul F
Reviewed 5 September 2018

One of our holiday days totally spoilt. Wish i could say what the arts centre was like but after struggling in two tiny car parks where a 7 point turn was needed to get out of both due to no spaces (and we were not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dorothy598
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Well what a gem of a place, we got lost when trying to find the M1 and stumbled into this mega Bora Da Lush hole. We literally parked our car in a bush and had to crawl out through the boot, but it was the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Beerus66
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

I love the lakeside I have been going there for nearly 10 years meeting up with friends who live in Canada. The people are really friendly and will allow dogs. We sat in the sun and just talked about life. Highly recommend for all people

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank hurricanethomas2286
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We booked Afternoon Tea for 10 teaching staff as our end of year treat with Andy & the team at the Pavilion Cafe-it was Superb! Really lovely spread with plenty of sandwiches and savoury treats. The cream scones were possibly the best I've ever eaten-fresh...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank H6424QHkathyh
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Myself and my friends had a great afternoon tea. James and his colleagues really looked after us, we think our 98 year old friend will remember it for a long time

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Judith B
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Quite a good view of the Trent Building and the lake, but not a lot in the gallery itself, just a cafe I would say.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Alien W
Reviewed 26 March 2018

I came to the Lakeside Arts Centre to have a look around their 'Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands' exhibit, as the Danelaw is a period of English history I am very fascinated with. The exhibit was intimate and enjoyable, in no...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Christopher D
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We needed some fresh air and coffee after a visit to hospital and this place was in a perfect location for it. Our friend lives on campus so it was a shortish walk from hers down to the cafe. Coffee and cakes were excellent. I...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank C16VEH
Reviewed 8 March 2018

It's worth checking out this little theatre. We saw some comedy (George Egg, DIY chef in which George Egg (most likely not his real name) uses bizarre cooking techniques to support his comedy act. It took a bus and a tram to get there, but...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Naomi E
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