When it comes to restaurants Nottingham has some excellent venues serving up fine local fare and we are proud to be among the best and most popular in the region, serving delicious food in the most welcoming of environments. The county is building up quite a reputation for gastronomic excellence, and Byron’s Brasserie is strongly positioned as one of the leading venues among Nottingham restaurants, thanks to it’s unique location, superb quality of cuisine and excellent service. Ready to discover a memorable dining experience and a venue that will encourage you to return time and time again?
Enjoy the best of British food in a stunning English setting. Byron’s Brasserie is located at Colwick Hall – the ancestral home of the famous poet, Lord Byron – and is located next to Nottingham Racecourse, making it the perfect venue to round off a cultural or sporting occasion. We are delighted to welcome diners for all occasions and will ensure you have an entirely memorable, enjoyable dining experience in beautiful surroundings.
From the minute that you drive through the ancestral gates of the sprawling property and cruise up the drive to the soothing sounds from the fountain, you will feel utterly pampered and excited about your dining experience to come. Few Nottingham restaurants can offer the same level of visual beauty, history and atmosphere to their guests – so treat yourself to the absolute finest of experiences
'Absolutely Loved It.....'
“Visited for the first time yesterday, absolutely loved it. The atmosphere was great , the staff were most attentive, the food was delightful, will definitely recommend to friends and family.” – Jillian Tinker
'The Service Was Brilliant'
“We arranged the Grand Afternoon Tea for my best friend’s hen party this weekend and it was amazing. The service was brilliant and the selection of food that was included was wonderful.” – Natalie Bartlett
'The Food Is Gorgeous'
“I have eaten at Byron’s twice and can totally recommend it. The food is gorgeous and served beautifully. The staff are lovely and the atmosphere is always very welcoming. And the prices are very fair too!” – Liz Proffitt
“Fantastic food in Byrons Brasserie – Sunday lunch – whilst attending the wedding fair! We’ve booked our wedding now as we were so impressed with the service, quality of food and excellent facilities” – Lyndsey Harris
Among restaurants Nottingham wide, Byron’s Brasserie is famous for its sumptuous afternoon tea. Relax and sit back as you enjoy a generous selection of dainty sandwiches, home-made cakes and fresh cream scones, all served with a variety of teas or coffee according to your taste. The Byron Brasserie afternoon tea is incredibly popular for all types of event, including christenings and baby naming ceremonies, birthdays, baby showers, hen parties or just special get togethers with friends and family. Looking for a themed afternoon tea? Contact us with your booking and we will do the rest
When it comes to picking the most lavish Sunday feasts, few restaurants Nottingham wide can compete with the lavish offer at Byron’s Brasserie! Gather up your friends and family and book a table in advance in our beautiful restaurant. From the moment you arrive, you will enjoy the finest of reception and the warmest of welcomes. Sit in comfort and admire the surroundings and watch our mixologists working their magic at the bar. Order your drinks at leisure with your attentive service staff and then prepare for the magic! Our Sunday Roast is carefully prepared by our expert chefs and it includes a huge range of joints, vegetables, sauces, condiments, side dishes, vegetarian options and other mouthwatering treats. Whether you crave gammon and Yorkshire potatoes, roast chicken with classic butter mash potatoes or a hearty portion of perfectly-cooked beef and seasonal vegetables, our chefs go out of their way to provide the perfect Sunday roast experience. Dine at leisure, relax over your food and enjoy seconds as you wish! Our wine cellar is at your disposal for any wines or spirits that you fancy, and we have a wide range of soft and hot drinks as well as virgin cocktails. Still got a little space to fill after your main? Perhaps we can tempt you with our array of delicious puddings and desserts, from freshly-made Eton Mess to sticky toffee pudding with traditional custard.
The Brasserie comes alive at night and is a great favourite with couples, business dinners, friends and those seeking fine dining in sophisticated, beautiful and friendly surroundings. You will love our fun atmosphere and the excellent service, along with our menu of carefully selected starters, mains and desserts. Our chefs work hard to select the finest ingredients and prepare food that they are passionate about, sourcing high-quality local fare that celebrates the best of Nottingham’s agricultural and artisan food scene. We take time to get to know our producers, so that we can serve their produce with complete confidence in the quality, provenance, and taste.
Looking to hold a private and catered function? Contact the Byron’s team to discuss your needs and we will be delighted to accommodate you. We have a range of suitable dining and function rooms in Colwick Hall as well as Byron’s Brasserie and we can cater for groups that range in size from 2 to 500 people in capacity! Our expert catering team can provide everything from vol au vents, cocktails and dainty dishes through to lavish sit-down meals with multiple courses. Our prices are excellent and our service is exemplary. Read some of our customer testimonies to get a sense of how successful our private functions are – in fact, many of our corporate customers book with us time and time again for their special events, entrusting us with everything from incentive dining and corporate entertaining through to fundraising and gala dinners.
Our chefs are highly trained and experts in their field and all extremely experienced in the restaurant trade.
We train and develop newer catering talent from within to ensure the next generation of local talent and we take total pride in producing delicious, beautifully-presented food that delights our guests.
You will love the seasonal variety on our extensive menus and the fine dining touches, all at reasonable prices and with a superb wine and spirits list to accompany your dining experience. Prefer non-alcoholic drinks? Our bartenders will whizz you up a virgin cocktail that will knock your socks off.
Working with local suppliers
Our chefs work hard to select the finest ingredients and prepare food that they are passionate about, sourcing high-quality local fare that celebrates the best of Nottingham’s agricultural and artisan food scene. We take time to get to know our producers so that we can serve their produce with complete confidence in the quality, provenance, and taste. We aim to work with local suppliers as far as possible to support Nottingham’s agricultural industry as well as local specialist and artisan food producers. Once we select a supplier, we maintain a good working relationship that ensures our customers enjoy the best quality ingredients with a provenance that can be traced and which is well known to our team. Ask your server for details of the ingredients featured in our dishes and you will be surprised by the passion and knowledge of the Byron’s team.
We regularly change our menu to feature seasonal ingredients and fresh new flavours, so you’ll always be in for a treat when you dine at Byron’s Brasserie. Our kitchen team are highly inspired by the maximum flavours and nutrition of in-season foods, and we prepare these to perfection for our guests. The daily specials board also presents fresh discoveries and much-loved classics alike, depending on whether you are looking to enjoy some classic British comfort food or to push your food boundaries with an exciting new gastronomic discovery! Whichever dishes you choose, you can guarantee that they will be cooked and presented to perfection – and yes, we will look away if you choose to Instagram your meal before you enjoy it; we want you to enjoy your visit to Byron’s and feel at home, welcomed and looked after while you are dining with us.
Our drinks menu
We don’t just serve incredible meals – we also have an exciting drinks menu and a well-stocked cellar full of discoveries! Our mixologists whip up all manner of unusual and exotic cocktails and our virgin mocktail list is equally mouthwatering. We love introducing our diners to new drinks that enhance the enjoyment of their meal – from fruity cocktails featuring artisan gins to unusual organic wines from niche producers. Speak to our service team for recommendations and to see our extensive wine and drinks list!