12pm - 11pm
12pm - 11pm
12pm - 11pm
12pm - 11pm
12pm - 11pm
12pm - 11pm
12pm - 10:30pm

We say…

The Trent Lock Inn in Sawley is a country pub set in stunning rural surroundings: the perfect backdrop for the hearty, seasonal food on offer inside. The pub takes its name from its location, situated at the point where the River Trent and the River Soar meet the Erewash canal. If you're cycling or walking along the Trent Valley Way or wildlife spotting at the nearby Attenborough Nature Reserve, The Trent Lock Inn is the the perfect place to refuel and relax. 

The Trent Lock Inn's interior oozes rustic charm, featuring large cushioned sofas, tartan curtains, wooden beams and warm lighting. With snug corners as well as larger tables for bigger parties, every kind of dining group can be accommodated for. There's also a garden at the front of the pub, overlooking the countryside and river, making it the perfect venue for a relaxed outdoor meal. 

Whether you're after a traditional Sunday roast, quick lunch or delicious seasonal main, The Trent Lock Inn covers all bases: there are also lots of vegetarian dishes featured on the menu. For starters, go for the black pearl scallops and prawns in garlic butter with rustic bread or the oven baked button and portobello mushrooms in a garlic and cheddar sauce. Mains feature signatures, vintage classics, steaks and pizzas: favourites include the pan-fried lamb rump with seasonal vegetables and a red wine jus as well as the seared fillet of sea bass with on a lobster and prawn risotto with roasted cherry tomatoes and a basil dressing. For vegetarians, the courgette, carrot and chickpea burger with broad bean houmous and triple cooked chips is an excellent choice. Don't skip dessert: the Bakewell slice with jam coulis and liquor ice cream is not to be missed. There's also a children's menu available, so bring the whole family!

The Trent Lock Inn also offer a great range of wine, craft beers and regional ales. Kick-start the weekend with their Fizz Friday offer and get selected bottles of bubbly at special prices all day long. 

With a delicious seasonal menu, delightful desserts, a gorgeous rural setting and a great range of drinks on offer, The Trent Lock Inn is the perfect spot for an escape from the city. If you're enjoying the Nottinghamshire countryside and fancy a meal to break up your day, The Trent Lock Inn is the place to go. 

last updated: 22 Mar 2019
Lock Lane, Sawley, Long Eaton, Nottingham, NG10 2FY
0115 972 5159