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Closing times may vary by restaurant. Please speak to a member of our team at your local restaurant for the most up to date timings. At selected restaurants, our last food orders are at 9pm and last drinks orders are at 10pm (On Sunday it is 9pm). Please reserve your table online to avoid disappointment.

Brewers Fayre Castlewood

Fun for the kids with our Indoor play area. Call the restaurant to book play.

Alfreton restaurant details

Carter Lane East

South Normanton


DE55 2DY

Opening times
Mon-Sat 11.30am - 11pm
Sun 12pm - 10.30pm


Breakfast serving times

Weekdays: 6.30am-10.30am

Weekends: 7am-11am


Touchbase meeting room available at Premier Inn next door

Facilities - Call to book

Outdoor play area: No booking required

Indoor play
Fri-Sat - 12pm - 8pm
Sun-Thurs - 12pm - 7pm

Outdoor dining

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The menus



Indulge in the football fever at Brewers Fayre! Join us for live football action and savor every moment. It’s the place to be for sports lovers who want to relax and enjoy the match at their local pub. Join us and make unforgettable memories with the perfect blend of sports, food and drinks!


Gather the family and enjoy the ultimate highlight of the week every Sunday from 12pm. Choose from our succulent hand-carved turkey, beef or gammon, or why not try all three? With unlimited extras such as our crispy roast potatoes, golden Yorkshire puds, yummy veggies and signature red wine gravy, you’re in for a treat from just £11.49, with kids roast just £4.99.  Leave the hard work and washing up to us - after all, Sunday is the day of rest!


Keep the kids busy this school holiday

We encourage you to phone your local site to book your play session in advance, however we do welcome walk-ins in our quieter times.

Kids' Play At Brewers Fayre

All of our restaurants have activity sheets to keep little ones entertained whilst you dine with us but did you know...more than 60 of our restaurants have indoor play areas?
From slides & climbing frames to colourful activity packs, our play areas are BURSTING with fun for little ones. We are more than just soft play too – there are plenty of activities happening all year round, from discos, to crafts, messy plan to quizzes.

For only £4.50  for 90 mins of play the kids can run wild whilst you sit back and relax. Pop in and join in the fun today, we guarantee there will be smiles all round!

birthday parties

Get the party started

Looking for somewhere to host your child’s special birthday? Look no further than PLAY AT. We have a fun filled party that your little one and their friends will love and for only £11.49* including a dedicated Party Host to make sure everything runs smoothly, it’s great value that wont break the bank. Hip Hip Hooray!!!

Kids can enjoy a 2 hour party, a yummy, nutritious 2 course meal and drink and an exciting party bag for each child! Better yet, you can leave all the decorating to us AND every party-goer will get FREE play at their next visit! And did we mention, the Birthday child goes FREE?! Book your child’s party with us today. Contact us to find out more. 

6 weeks of fun for the little ones!

The kids summer activities starts the week commencing 24th July for sites in England. Dates may vary for Scotland sites.

Please note that the schedule below is just a guide and activities may change around to different days in the week. Contact the resaurant for more information.

Step right up to Brewers Fayre, for a circus extravaganza that will thrill kids of all ages! Test your circus knowledge with our exciting circus quiz, where you can show off your expertise and learn fascinating facts. Unleash your creativity as you create your puppets, ready to star in a circus of your imagination. Learn thrilling circus acts and become a true performer. Embark on an adventurous scavenger hunt to find hidden circus performers throughout our venue. And when the lights dim, wear your finest circus-themed attire and dance the night away at our spectacular circus-themed disco. It's time to experience the magic and excitement of the circus like never before right here at Brewers Fayre!

Eco-warriors, join us at Brewers Fayre for exciting activities celebrating the planet and our commitment to sustainability. Test your environmental knowledge with our eco-warriors quiz, where you can showcase your green expertise. Get hands-on and unleash your creativity by creating your own recycled container, turning everyday items into something useful and eco-friendly. Dive into a recycled craft session, where you'll transform recycled materials into stunning works of art. Embark on an eco-friendly adventure with our scavenger hunt, searching for hidden eco facts throughout the venue. And when it's time to groove, wear your eco-themed attire and hit the dance floor at our eco-themed disco, where sustainability meets fun.

Calling all young sports fanatics! At Brewers Fayre, we have a range of thrilling activities to keep you active and entertained. Test your sports knowledge with our exciting sports quiz, where you can showcase your athletic expertise. Unleash your creativity by creating your very own sports game, designing rules and challenges that will get everyone moving. Join us for a spectacular sports day event filled with friendly competition and exciting games. Embark on an adventure with our scavenger hunt, searching for unusual sports throughout our venue. And when it's time to celebrate, put on your sports-themed outfit and groove to the rhythm at our energetic sports-themed disco. 

Call to book your Play session at this restaurant

Castlewood Brewers Fayre Alfreton 

Our team
From business trips to family breaks in Derbyshire, our laid-back Castlewood Brewers Fayre is ideal when you’re looking for great places to eat in Alfreton. Our fun and friendly team is passionate about looking after our guests dining out in Derbyshire, so whatever your reason for joining us at breakfast, lunch or dinner time, serving up unforgettable meals and memories is at the heart of what we do.

Our location
Join our friendly team for great-value meals in South Normanton whenever you’re visiting Alfreton. We’ve been serving up delicious dishes near top Derbyshire attractions for 22 years, so we know a thing or two about the local area if you want some tips on places to visit near Alfreton, like the picturesque Peak District just a 40-minute drive away.

Why we love Alfreton
When it comes to scenic UK counties to explore, it’s easy to see why so many landscape-lovers book up Derbyshire short breaks. Whether you’re visiting the Peak District National Park, touring the Crich Tramway Village or seeing popular UK historic attractions like Chatsworth House, our Castlewood restaurant is close to some of the best things to do in Derbyshire. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Wondering what to eat when you’re dining out in Alfreton? Our great-value Brewers Fayre menu has you covered, whatever you fancy! Some of our favourites include our Beer-Battered Haddock and Chips and our mouth-watering Mixed Grill, two of the most popular meals at Brewers Fayre, and don’t miss out on delicious desserts like our Chocolate & Hazelnut Dome! 

Looking for tasty Sunday roasts in Derbyshire? Our Brewers Fayre will be serving up the best roast in town from 12pm every Sunday, so you can book a table with us at the Castlewood and tuck into succulent cuts of turkey, gammon and beef with tasty roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and more on the side. Plus, kids can enjoy their own tasty Sunday lunches in Alfreton with us for just £3.99! 

Get your day off to a great start with us at the Castlewood whenever you’re looking for family restaurants in Alfreton to visit in the mornings. Our Brewers Fayre serves up delicious, all-you-can-eat breakfasts in South Normanton every morning, so you and the whole family can tuck into Premium Sausages, Back Bacon Rashers, eggs cooked your way, and more. Plus, when you order our Premier Inn Breakfast, you can help yourself to our tasty continental selection, too, including fresh croissants and muffins, fruit and cereals, and more. What’s not to love? 

If you’re looking for family friendly restaurants in Alfreton, then you’ll love dining with us any time of year. From Ten Veg Tomato Pasta to Sausage and Mash, there’s plenty on our Brewers Fayre kids’ menus to satisfy even the fussiest little eaters. Plus, up to two under-16s eat breakfast for free when one adult orders a full Premier Inn Breakfast or Meal Deal, so family meals on Derbyshire breaks won’t break the bank! 

We’re a perfect place to visit if you’re after things to do with the kids in Alfreton around mealtimes! We have an exciting indoor play area for kids up to 145cm or 4ft 9ins tall, as well as an outdoor play area which is ideal when there’s good weather in Derbyshire! 

hether it’s for a mid-week treat or a special occasion, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at the Castlewood Brewers Fayre. Book online with us for groups of 12 or less or by phone on 01773 862 899 to find out more about group bookings in Alfreton Whatever your group size though, we’d always recommend booking a table in advance, especially during the busy summer months. 

Soak up the great outdoors in Derbyshire with family meals at the Castlewood! Our Brewers Fayre in Alfreton has outdoor benches in our beer garden section, so we’re ideal if you’re looking for restaurants with outdoor dining near South Normanton.