The Reindeer Inn

Long Bennington

A traditional country pub, serving good food and drink.
Open as usual, please excuse our appearance while we put a new roof on.

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The Reindeer Inn is a family run 17th Centruy traditional country inn, situated just off the A1 between Newark and Grantham, and close to the Vale of Belvoir & Belton House Estate.

Whether you fancy a full meal or something lighter, we offer an extensive choice of freshly prepared food, using locally sourced produce when available, along with a choice of cask ales.

With open log fires in the winter, and a south facing beer garden in the summer, a relaxed atmosphere and warm welcome awaits.

Pub Opening Hours Food Opening Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday - Saturday 11:30am - 3:00pm
6:00pm - 12:00am
12:00pm - 1:45pm
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 3:30pm 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Open as usual, please excuse our appearance while we put a new roof on



01400 281382


22 Main Road, Long Bennington, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG23 5EH

We are located in Long Bennington, just off the A1 inbetween Newark and Grantham, available as an exit both North and Southbound. Follow the signs into Long Bennington, then (travelling south) exit the A1 onto the Main road, and we are on the left opposite the school at the other end of the village. Travelling north follow the signs into Long Bennington, and we are on the right opposite the school.



We offer a selection of menus depending on the time of day. Please see examples of our menus here, but as we use local produce these are subject to change; it's always best to ring and check if your favourite dish is available that day to avoid disappointment!

A vegetarian menu is available on request at the restaurant.

Nibbles & Early Evening Menu

Available all lunch, and early birds to an evening meal.


Main Lunch & Dinner Menu

The main menu, available all day.


Fish List

Available all day, but changes on a regular basis as local produce availability changes.


Sunday Lunch Menu

Available on Sundays, the roast meats on offer change as local produce availability changes.


Christmas Menu

Our famous Christmas menu! Please specify if you wish to eat from the Christmas menu when booking your table.



Featuring a range of cask ales, from brewery favourites and local brilliances. We also have bottled beer, and an extensive selection of wines. Our traditional hand-pull bitters change on a regular basis, so feel free to ring and find out what's on tap before you arrive.