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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Theatre
“This theatre is home to so many wonderful touring shows that travel around the United Kingdom. Here you will get to see some of the greatest shows and performers that this country has to offer. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Establishment
“Big-name bands and solo artists, Comedians, Stage shows. All right on our doorstep.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Cinema
“Independent cinema and cafe bar serving good food and wide choice of drinks. Wonderful ambience and different selection of films to run-of-mill cinemas”
  • 20 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“In centre of nottingham with access to lots of eateries and everything you would expect from a city centre”
  • 5 locals recommend
Route
“Shopping Centre for department stores, groceries, pharmacies, shops and access to intercity buses on level 1. Looking for something to eat? Try the Nottingham Street Food Club (on level 1) for independent street food choices from a rotating roster of local traders, good food and a cool vibe!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“You can see a movie here, visit a nice bar or restaurant, play indoor golf and go mini bowling in the amusement arcade. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Not like any other burger, American style feel and you won't leave Annie's feeling hungry!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“lots of nooks and crannies, old lace -making factories- all converted now but great architecture, and easy to find good food and night life.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“The food is alright here, but the drinks are my favourite bit about this place. I don't drink alcohol very often and they do great mock-tails at a great price! Also the interior is great and they have a variety of different rooms to eat and drink in, it's down a hidden alley way which is also always very cool! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Plaza
“aka 'slab square'. Nottingham's centre. Often market stalls or other events are held here at weekends. Many places to eat, shop and admire some Watson Fothergill architecture”
  • 9 locals recommend
Multiplex
“For all mainstream films, this cinema is within a building containing restaurants and arcade, adventure gold and a casino.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Route
“If you prefer to enjoy shopping at Independant businesses and away from the known brands this is probably right up your street. Quite literally a few streets full of independent restaurants, shops and cafes.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For breakfast during the week go early or a late brunch perhaps if not too busy again weekdays only as it gets RAMMED at the weekends. Unusual produce available to buy if you are a foodie with cash. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“A very unique restaurant that provides a personal touch to everything, ensuring that that every person who walk through their doors have a jolly good time, whether its a family celebration, a much needed catch up with chums or just a place to relax after a spot of shopping or before a trip to the cinema or theatre! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“This fabulous French restaurant is a hidden gem! Tucked away up a little side street of the main road, the decor is impeccable, service outstanding and food delectable! For something a little bit more intimate and up market head here.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Set in the heart of the city the National Ice arena is a marvelous venue! Follow in the steps of Torvill and Dean!”
  • 5 locals recommend