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Sunday Lunch

Arrived at the Rifle for a quick drink, but once we saw the Carvery decided to give it a go ! So... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2016
winter1955
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Mansfield, United Kingdom
80th birthday party

booked for my mum's 80th birthday bash Oct 14 for July 15, had changed management in between, so we... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2015
zxtiamaria
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Notts
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4 Jun 2017
“For hospitality read hostility”
4 Jun 2017
“Avoid at all costs!”
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Forest Road, Skegby NG17 3BL, England
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

If you want to have your party spoilt by obnoxious serving staff then this is the place for you! The attitude of said staff beggared belief, for hospitality read hostility. Filthy toilets, locks missing off doors, flies, cobwebs and dust aplenty plus torn wallpaper in...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I had to give this place one star just to rate it but it really doesnt deserve it. Where do i begin in the most vile and hostile place? We was having a small party for my cousins dedication. For one the Landlady brought my...More

Thank Chloemacdonld
Reviewed 4 June 2017

travelled 30 miles for family party. Bar staff extremely rude. Wallpaper peeling and covered in sellotape. Only one toilet locked in the ladies and no sanitary bins. Handdryer barely worked. Barstaff not happy that people were ordering soft drinks and commented how was she going...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Went for my nephews dedication celebration where do I start , lady behind bar reduced the host my sister in law to tears by her hostile and nasty attitude, place filthy despite being told it was cleaned photos prove otherwise, toilets no locks on doors...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Myself and my family hired the function room for my sons christening. The attitude of the landlady was disgusting! She was rude to all of my guests to which some just left to go home because of her. The function room was full of dust,...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

very surprised we have been 3 times now and the food is fantastic ,the staff are very friendly and there is a good atmosphere.the meals we had were well presented and piping hot ,we also tried the Wednesday lunchtime carvery and what great value 2...More

Thank George H
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This place is great & on your doorstep! Sunday carvery for me, the Mrs & my granddaughter, large glass of Pino, 2 J2O's, pint of coke and an ice cream for £26 was top value Beef, pork, chicken & home cooked chicken pie were delicious...More

Thank wardmeister
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Arrived at the Rifle for a quick drink, but once we saw the Carvery decided to give it a go ! So Glad we did the Bar staff were excellent and very friendly , Linda, the carvery chef, was amazing and provided, the best 'Home'...More

1  Thank winter1955
Reviewed 19 July 2015

booked for my mum's 80th birthday bash Oct 14 for July 15, had changed management in between, so we were a little nervous. New management very accommodating, had complete freedom how we arranged tables and chairs and how we decorated room and tables (10 tables),...More

Thank zxtiamaria
caroline l, Owner at The rifle volunteer, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2015

Thanks for your review, we have just taken over the Rifle Volunteer on 28th November 2015, really pleased you had a good experience

Reviewed 14 June 2015

Cold McDonalds would of been a large improvement. Stale tesco sandwiches is better, frozen chips n veg with value meets

Thank Robert W
caroline l, Manager at The rifle volunteer, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2015

Hi Robert, I'm sorry you had a bad experience, we have just taken over the Rifle Volunteer on 28th November 2015, so give us another go. We have the place totally cleaned and should have food in 2016

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Landlady didn't give a crap photos show the truth all relivent authorties were contacted
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