FUNCTIONS AT Grosvenor
The Grosvenor pub is located at a busy junction just off the A60 which makes it a popular venue for guests to stop off and enjoy food and drink. The pub has an attractive stone exterior complimented by period-style bay windows,. The Grosvenor attracts thirsty passers-by as well as Robin Hood pilgrims exploring nearby Nottingham, Sherwood Forest and the other areas within the region. Guests staying in the Park Inn hotel across the road also commonly visit, where they are joined by a loyal contingent of local regulars.
The pub building has been around since the late 1900's, it has several horse-racing connections: not only was is near the old Forest Racecourse and most likely named after the 1st Duke of Westminster, Hugh Grosvenor, who was Master of the Horse (the senior officer responsible for the British monarch’s horses) and a well-known breeder, but the pub’s former landlord was the father of the 1899 Grand National winning jockey, George Williamson.
Though it has long been a significant part of the local community, it is only in recent years that the pub has truly come to life with a 2015 refurbishment helping to bring the pub to where it is today. Old and modern elements combine to create its attractive interior, with period fireplaces and old prints of Nottingham referencing the area’s heritage and complementing modern furnishings. In warm weather, guests flock from the interior out onto the pubs much-loved beer terrace, which regularly hosts open-air events during the summer months.
The function room is on the upper floor, it is a large, bright and flexible space that can be adjusted to suit several events. The room has a projector and screen to acommodate big football matches, while surround sound speakers can be utilised to play your very own music playlist, perfect for parties. There is also a dance floor to throw some shapes and a dedicated bar so guests don't have to travel far to get a round in. The Grosvenor’s function space can accommodate 50 people seated and up to 100 standing, making it a suitable choice for larger events such as bigger work parties, landmark birthdays or anniversary celebrations.
. The pub is located in the Nottingham suburb of Carrington, which is just a short drive north of the city and stands on land that was once part of the fabled ancient Sherwood Forest. Drivers can leave their vehicles in the pub car park.