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The Sir Nigel Gresley

Market Street, Swadlincote DE11 0AD, England
+44 1283 227560
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good28%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (4 reviews)
“cod” (2 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Market Street, Swadlincote DE11 0AD, England
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Used to enjoy the benefits of the choice of visiting ciders available. Cracking prices as usual and benefit of trying different ones. However now told that was due to recent cider festivals. No problem limited choice but think ive only got anout a dozen to...More

Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The food I ordered was under cooked and when I complained they took the food away and then brought it back burnt.i asked to speak with the manager and he sent a bar tender to deal with the complaint.I then demanded to speak with the...More

Thank markZ493QV
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This Wetherspoon's got the nod for today's meal after having read a few of the previous reviews!! Yes there were a few outside smoking who looked like Vikings, but inside at lunchtime it was packed. It is a large pub with a large conservatory attached...More

Thank sabatinitennis
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Visited tonight (Thursday) for curry night, went to bar and started to order and was told no naan breads, garlic or otherwise! Was told they had been really busy all day and had run out! Why no member of staff popped to local supermarket i...More

Thank 504150Katie
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Look bright and and airy from outside. Popped in for coffee. Sat in conservatory. Very confused as they wanted you to download an app to order (had this in McDonalds too ). I ordered at bar, they were not busy but service was slow. Coffee...More

Thank Daliaze29ey
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Waited 25 minutes for it and came eggs were both hard and cold tomatoe cold and so was the mushroom and the butter had melted and went everywhere. It's not the first time this as happened and the manager he doesn't give a damn I...More

Thank akitaman
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Fish and Chips ( real Cod ) hand dipped and freshly made with a pint for less than 7 quid. I had bread and butter and I was stuffed. Very good value. Speedy, friendly service. When can I go again?

Thank 444timbo
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Have eaten here twice recently. Each time I have been served by courteous staff and the food has arrived swiftly and has been really tasty. It is obviously not cordon bleu but it is great food for the price. I have sat both times in...More

Thank Robbobtun
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Like most Weatherspoon pubs this had a good atmosphere filled with friendly staff with a great selection of drinks in a prime location.

Thank Kieran M
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I took my two children aged 16 and 8 here during xmas week so it was very busy. We had a meal here and it was good. Clean place and good friendly staff. Would come again for a meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street, Swadlincote DE11 0AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Swadlincote
  • Phone Number: +44 1283 227560
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