Set in the village of Sawley, a short drive from both Nottingham and Derby, The Harrington Arms sits within a historic building dating back to the 18th century. Its beautiful location isn’t far from the River Trent and is peaceful and relaxing. This restaurant is situated close to The White Lion, so real ale fans can stop by for a drink after their meal.
This venue retains several of the original features of an Old English inn, with beautiful fireplaces that warm you up in winter and traditional oak beams. Settle into a cosy armchair and enjoy a glass of wine from the large selection available at the bar before heading into the dining area to be seated upon the beautiful dark wood furniture. The wallpapered walls are scattered with mirrors and photographs that create a friendly ambience. If you fancy some fresh air, outdoor seating is available in the patio area. This restaurant is a fantastic place to head with friends for a few drinks and some delicious food.
The menu offers a pleasant mix of British dishes alongside favourites from other countries. Begin your meal with a warming homemade British soup or order a bowl of olives to share with the group. A nice selection of salads are offered, including a summer pea and sugar snap salad that combines seasonal vegetables to create the perfect summer lunch. Traditional mains of beef and ale pie and British ploughman’s are offered for those who want something classic and filling, alongside a fantastic selection of burgers and steaks. Try the tempting BBQ pulled pork burger or opt for a meaty rib-eye steak with garlic butter. If you’re visiting for lunch, a selection of sandwiches and jacket potatoes are available as lighter options. Choose the soup and sandwich deal and enjoy a mature cheddar sandwich with today’s soup. The desserts menu boasts a range of sundaes that are great for sharing alongside a traditional gooseberry crumble. If you’re bringing children, a smaller menu is offered full of favourites. A gluten free menu letting you know what dishes are suitable makes this the perfect place for everyone.
If you’re searching for a restaurant that’s accommodating to all, The Harrington Arms in Long Eaton, Nottinghamshire is a fantastic place to visit. Located between Nottingham and Derby, it’s a great choice if you’re meeting with friends from both areas.