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About The Royal Oak

The picturesque village of Car Colston has 29 acres

of village greens and is believed to be the largest rural

common in England. The building of the Royal Oak is over

two hundred years old and is thought by some to have a

hosiery factory hence the rather unusual vaulted brick ceiling

in the bar which certainly would have carried  the weight of

the appropriate textiles machinery above.

With Vicky offering her delicious culinary delights from the

kitchen & Richard behind the bar with his fantastic tasting

Cask Marque approved traditional real ales you are sure of

a warm welcome and enjoyable experience but look out for

the reportable ghost of a Roman Centurion roaming the


  • Our meat is loaclly sourced from Harkers Farm, Clipston-on-the-Wolds who rear their own cattle & they also have a great farm shop which is well worth a visit! 

  • Our fish is supplied to us from Nottingham Seafoods.

  • Our vegetables & salad are sourced locally from Maxeys Farm Shop.

  • Our certified caravan site is for the use of Camping & Caravanning Club members.

  • The fresh flowers in our restaurant are supplied and beautifully arranged by  Zinnia Florist, Bingham.

  • Our nearest Bed & Breakfast that we recommend is The Grange, Elton-On-The-Hill.

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Beer Garden  |  WiFi  |  Disabled Access  |  Function Room  |  Car Park  |  Dog Friendly

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