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Badger Box

Derby Road, Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  NG17 9BX View Map.

General Manager:

Ian Rooks.

Contact us

Tel. 01623 752243


pub opening times breakfast times meal times
Monday 11am - 11pm
Tuesday - Saturday 11am - 11.30pm
Sunday 11.30am - 11.30pm
Saturday & Sunday 10am - 12noon Daily 11.30am - 9pm

Whats New & Forthcoming

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Our Events

What's New & Forthcoming

Horse's 20th Birthday Weekend:

Event running from the 30th January to 1st February 2015.
Ask in-house for details of how this Hungry Horse is participating in this 90's themed party weekend.

View further details.

Big Bean & Bake:

Available all day every day.
Enjoy a fresh cup of Big Bean coffee & a baked slice from £2.49.

Fresh Takeaway Cakes:

We now serve fresh cakes to takeaway from £3.99 per slice.

Weekend Breakfast now being served Saturday & Sunday.

Our very own 'BIG Bean' coffee is available now in Hungry Horse! Have a cup and tell us what you think. Enjoy here or take away from just 99p.


We re-opened following a refurbishment Spring 2014. We have redocrated, have new carpets, curtains, fixtures & fitting giving us a fresh look.

About Us

Located just off Junction 27 of the M1 is the Badger Box. We have an extensi... Read more

About our venue

Located just off Junction 27 of the M1 is the Badger Box. We have an extensive range of lagers, beers and a choice of 4 real ales. There is also a good selection of wines to try with a meal or to drink alone. Food is available from a great Hungry Horse main menu. There is a friendly, great atmosphere here with regulars, many passers by and visitors to the area coming to enjoy our hospitality. Families are welcome and children can be kept amused in the outdoor purpose built play area while you relax in our large beer garden, during the warmer weather. Extremely popular quiz nights and bingo are held weekly, everyone can come along and join in. There is something for everybody at the Badger Box and a warm welcome is always on offer.

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Our Food & Menus

So many tastes so little time! Our great value family food and drinks, from ... Read more

Hungry Horse food

So many tastes so little time! Our great value family food and drinks, from steaks to salad and the Super Horse kids menu; there's something for everyone! Alongside the extensive main menu kids can build their own meal at Hungry Horse with our fun Kids Pick 'n' Mix menu. If you need a little more on your plate try the larger meals. All kids get a free activity pack.

Breakfast Times

Saturday & Sunday 10am - 12noon

Meal Times

Daily 11.30am - 9pm


Main Menu.

Little Hooves Kids Menu.

Hungry Horse Food Deals

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Have a Party Here

We can cater for small gatherings in an area of the bar and sit down meals c... Read more

Have a Party


We can cater for small gatherings in an area of the bar and sit down meals can be provided. Please Note: Bookings can only be taken for tables of 10 or more.

Our Drinks

We have an excellent selection of the best drinks on draught, wines & spirits... Read more

Our Drinks

Drinks on Draught

Budweiser, Carling, Fosters Superchilled, San Miguel, Stella Artois Chilled, Hardys & Hansons Cool, Hardys & Hansons Dark Mild, Guinness, Guinness Extra Cold & Strongbow Cider

Real Ale

Greene King Abbot Ale (5.0% ABV), Greene King IPA (3.6% ABV), Greene King Old Speckled Hen (4.5% ABV) & 2 Guest ales

Other Drinks

Range of Wines, Hot Chocolate, Tea & Range of Big Bean Coffee

We are accredited for excellence in service of our quality real ales.

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Our Entertainment

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Our Entertainment


Quiz from 9.30pm.


Rock n Roll Bingo.


Live Entertainment from 9.30pm.


Card Bingo from 9.30pm.


Noughts & Crosses Quiz from 9.30pm
Bingo from 10pm.

Projector Screen, TV Screens.


  • Large Beer Garden with lighting, al fresco dining
  • Outdoor Children's Play Area
  • Large Car Park
  • Disabled Car Parking


  • Free Wi-Fi Access
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Disabled Toilet
  • Baby Changing Facility


  • Children Welcome until 9pm
  • Dogs Welcome outside on a lead
  • Coach Parties Welcome by appointment
  • ATM Machine
  • Debit and Credit Cards accepted