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Summary

£70
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3
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2
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Culinary standards are being maintained, but the smaller new venue is a little less inviting” is the near-universal ‘take’ on Tim Hart’s “downsized” modern brasserie, which has left its seminal 1990s quarters (Jonathan Meades was a big fan, back in the day) to be incorporated into the former bar of his nearby hotel, near the Castle: “the entrance is unprepossessing and surroundings somewhat cramped, but the food’s fine”.

Summary

£66
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3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Utterly reliable in every way: year in and year out, it’s always a real pleasure to visit” – few restaurants have the longevity of Paul Hart’s modern brasserie “favourite” near the Castle: an “attractive and airy” (and business-friendly) environment, with a “calm and quiet” (“slightly bland”) atmosphere, a “well-run” air, and very dependable modern British cuisine. “What’s not to like?”

Summary

£66
  £££
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Tim Hart’s “very polished” contemporary brasserie near the castle has been a linchpin of city-centre dining since the early ’90s, and – outside of the ‘fine dining’ vein – remains the city’s No. 1 destination, thanks to its combination of a “well-executed” modern menu produced “with some flair” and “very professional service”. The setting provides “an excellent ambience for lunch meetings” – by night it can seem a little less atmospheric.

Summary

£66
  £££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Tim Hart’s “modern”, ’90s brasserie near the castle is one of the city’s culinary linchpins and remains the most commented-upon place in the city centre. A “slick” operation, it’s still seen by many reporters as a “reliable” favourite, but ratings waned this year amidst complaints from one or two regulars of increasingly “predictable” cooking, and a “lack of atmosphere”.

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Owner's description

 


Our award-winning restaurant has an enviable reputation for good cooking and fine dining and has since 1997 claimed the title of Nottingham’s most successful up-market eatery.

Hart’s aims to provide a thoroughly professional blend of skilled service and modern British cooking in a stylish and comfortable interior with emphasis on simple but fantastic, fresh ingredients. Head chef Dan Burridge’s uses top quality ingredients, often locally sourced in simple striking combinations.

Our menus change daily to reflect the best seasonal ingredients, however you can view our sample menus below to see the outstanding cuisine that could be on offer. If you are looking to host a party for 12 or more guests please view our party menus.

Accompanied by an award-winning wine list, Hart’s restaurant is the perfect choice for fine dining, whatever the occasion.

 

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
SundayLunch £23.00 £29.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£9.00 £21.00 £3.50 £8.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £28.50
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 12.50%

Restaurant details

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Highchair, Menu, Portions
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Standard Hill, Park Row, Nottingham, NG1 6GN
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Opening hours
Monday7 am‑9:30 pm
Tuesday7 am‑9:30 pm
Wednesday7 am‑9:30 pm
Thursday7 am‑9:30 pm
Friday7 am‑9:30 pm
Saturday7:30 am‑10 pm
Sunday7:30 am‑9 pm

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