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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.

Church
“The ‘hidden gem’ of English cathedrals, tucked away in this delightful market town. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Food
“They do amazing food,defiantly worth going!Also, it is only a 10 minute walk”
  • 12 locals recommend
History Museum
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“This austere building, the most complete workhouse in existence, was built in 1824 as a place of last resort for the destitute. Now operated by the National Trust, the stories of those who lived and worked here in the 1840s help bring the building to life and prompt reflection on how society has tackled poverty through the ages.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“This restaurant has a terrace with views of Southwell Minster. Good food and wine available.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Establishment
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“Extremely interesting and beautifully restored original Workhouse run by the National Trust.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Freshly prepared cuisine, served in a friendly atmosphere. Open daily, offering breakfast menu, a two course lunch menu, as well as lite bites throughout the day up until 3pm. Dinner menu is served Thursday to Saturday from 6pm. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Route
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“An excellent independent French/Morroccan restaurant. Quirky, small and cosy. The tagines are delicious!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Love this traditional pub. Quiz night on Tuesdays is very popular with the locals. There is a very pretty outside courtyard area. It is a proper pub with only bar snacks, no meals.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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“Traditional café with a lovely courtyard at the rear. Serves scones, tea cakes, light lunches and snacks. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Lodging
“Historic inn where Charles 1 spent his last night of freedom. Also mentioned in DH Lawrence's novel Women in Love.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Home Goods Store
“The swan sanctuary is amazing for any ages.They also have an excellent tea rooms”
  • 4 locals recommend
Store
  • 1 local recommends
Gym
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
  • 2 locals recommend