About Us

The Marina Café is a family operated business providing good quality, homestyle food in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Situated within Sawley Marina on the border of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire, with a wide selection of local attractions, we make the ideal location for meeting friends and family.

Our Address

The Marina Café
Sawley Marina
Long Eaton
Nottingham
NG10 3AE


Directions

By Car

Sawley Marina is located to the west of Nottingham, and can be easily accessed from Junction 24 of the M1 motorway, and the A50 trunk road.

From the North:
Heading south on the M1 motorway, exit at Junction 24A and follow signs for A50 Stoke/Derby. At the roundabout, take the third exit onto the A50. At Junction 1 take the B6540 exit to Donington Park/Long Eaton. At the roundabout take the fifth exit onto B6540 Tamworth Road towards Long Eaton. After approximately 1 mile, turn right onto Warren Lane. The entrance into Sawley Marina is located on the left hand side. Once you go through the main gates, follow the main drive to the end of the road. The Marina Café can be found directly ahead.

From the South:
Heading north on the M1 motorway, exit at Junction 24 for A453 Nottingham. At the roundabout take the second exit onto the A50. At Junction 1take the B6540 exit to Donington Park/Long Eaton. At the roundabout take thefifth exit onto B6540 Tamworth Road towards Long Eaton. After approximately 1 mile, turn right onto Warren Lane. The entrance into Sawley Marina is located on the left hand side. Once you go through the main gates, follow the main drive to the end of the road. The Marina Café can be found directly ahead.

From Long Eaton:
From the Market Place, head south on the B6540 Tamworth Road towards Sawley. At the roundabout for Long Eaton Station, take the third exit and continue on Tamworth Road. Continue straight on through Sawley. Once you go over the bridge of the River Trent, take the next left onto Warren Lane. The entrance into Sawley Marina is located on the left hand side. Once you go through the main gates, follow the main drive to the end of the road. The Marina Café can be found directly ahead.

Parking
Parking is FREE for the first 3 hours on site at Sawley Marina.

By Bus

The Trent Barton SkyLink service stops directly outside the entrance to the Marina. For more information, including timetable details visit: http://www.trentbarton.co.uk/services/skylinknottingham
The nearest stop in both directions on Tamworth Road is labelled ‘Sawley Marina’.


The Legal Stuff

The Marina Café, Sawley Marina is operated by The Marina Café (Sawley) Limited, a company registered in England and Wales (reference 10388893). VAT registration number GB 251 9468 84.

Allergens

Our kitchen is a busy place containing nuts, gluten and other allergens. If you or a member of your party have an allergy please speak to a member of the team before you order. Whilst we have strict controls in place to reduce the risk of contamination, unfortunately it is not possible for us to guarantee that our dishes are 100% allergen or contamination free. Our menu doesn’t mention all ingredients however a full ingredients list is available on request.

Kids Eat Free Terms and Conditions

(1) This offer is valid every day. (2) A free Child’s main dish will be provided for each adult main meal ordered from the Breakfast, Lunch or Sunday Lunch menu. (3) To be entitled to this offer, the Child dining with us must be under the age of 12. (4) Free Child’s meals will only be provided to match the number of guests dining – additional free mains will not be provided. (5) The offer only applies for dine-in guests. (6) This offer cannot be combined with any other discount voucher or promotion. (7) We reserve the right to withdraw this offer at any time.

2 for 1 Main Meals Terms and Conditions

(1) A drink must be purchased for this offer to apply. (2) The offer only applies to the main menu items listed in the “2 for 1 Main Meals” section of our main menu. (3) For every two items ordered, a discount equal to the cheapest item will be applied to your final bill. (4) Free mains will only be provided to match the number of guests dining; additional free mains will not be provided. (5) The offer does not apply to “add on” items and extras (6) The offer only applies for dine-in guests. (7) This offer cannot be combined with any other discount voucher or promotion. (8) We reserve the right to withdraw this offer at any time.

2 for 1 Fish Friday Terms and Conditions

(1) This offer is valid every Friday from 12 midday to 8pm. (2) The offer only applies to the main menu items listed in the “Fish” section of our main menu. (3) For each two items ordered, a discount equal to the cheapest item will be applied to your final bill. (4) Free mains will only be provided to match the number of guests dining – additional free mains will not be provided. (5) The offer only applies for dine-in guests. (6) This offer cannot be combined with any other discount voucher or promotion. (7) This offer will be withdrawn from Saturday 9th February 2019.

Menu Pricing

The menus featured on our website are for indicative purposes only. Due to the volatility of food pricing and the availability of fresh produce, we sometimes amend prices and offers. Please check the latest menus when you visit the Café as this will show the most up to date pricing and offers.

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Website Credits

Selected Photography: James Murrin/Nicky Woodward of Take Two Photography (taketwophotography.co.uk).
Additional Photography: Murray Mason