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An iconic banquet venue in Nottingham

If you’re planning a spectacular dining experience in Nottingham, you’ll need a banquet venue that can harness the power of great-tasting food. Here at The City Ground, we’re proud to elevate atmospheres at a variety of private and corporate events with exquisite meals and fantastic hospitality.

From the impressive Legends’ Lounge, which can seat up to 300 delegates, to the more intimate 1865 Club, our versatile banquet venue caters for gatherings of all sizes. Whether your plans include a traditional sit-down meal, speeches, awards evenings or presentations, we offer premium catering, first-class technical support and a setting with added wow factor.


Bringing passion to every plate

As part of Levy UK & Ireland, we operate with an exceptional food preparation team that brings excellence to every mouthful. Pairing delicious dishes with unrivalled hospitality services, our approach to catering makes The City Ground a brilliant choice of banquet venue in Nottingham.

With a focus on sustainability, we use fresh, locally sourced ingredients and innovative flavour combinations to ensure that every dish at the home of Nottingham Forest FC is delightful. Our talented culinary team will spend time understanding your requirements and creating a bespoke menu to suit the tone, guest list and desired atmosphere of your function.

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Making Banquets Better

At Nottingham Forest FC, and as part of Levy UK & Ireland, we're intent on making banquets better for everyone. From everything from impressive venues to sustainable food and drink, a banquet with us will be better in every way.

So whether it's using fresh, seasonal products, ethical sourcing, reducing waste, plant-based dishes, carbon-labelled menus or no alcohol drink options, a banquet at The City Ground will wow your guests with an unforgettable guilt-free experience.

Plus when you confirm your banquet booking between 8th January - 28th June you can choose a complimentary perk to enhance your event.


A banquet venue to elevate events in Nottingham

When you organise a dining event at The City Ground, choosing extraordinary menus is just the beginning. You’ll also have the luxury of hosting your guests at a truly incredible banquet venue in Nottingham, where an electric atmosphere, stunning pitch views, and great transport links are all part of the package.

Our passionate on-site coordinators are here to make sure that every aspect of your lunch or dinner runs smoothly, from understanding your guests’ dietary requirements to serving each dish with a smile.

We can also provide you with the facilities to add a little extra entertainment. For instance, if you would like to make a speech before dessert or take to the dance floor after dinner, we have the event spaces and audio-visual equipment to make it happen. Simply let us know your ideas and we’ll handle everything else.


Find your space

I want an event space that can host:

Quick room size comparison table

Room Max Capacity Banqueting Boardroom Cabaret Classroom Horseshoe Reception Theatre U-Shape
1865 Club 150 50 20 30 45 N/A 80 50 24
Boardroom 50 N/A 20 N/A N/A N/A 50 N/A N/A
European Suite 130 90 N/A 64 70 N/A 130 130 40
Executive Box 8 N/A 4 4 N/A N/A N/A 8 N/A
Legends' Lounge 300 300 30 35 60 N/A 350 50 N/A
Media Suite 56 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 30 56 N/A
Munich & Madrid Lounge 60 N/A 20 N/A 8 N/A 60 50 N/A
Players Lounge 68 N/A N/A 68 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Robin Hood Suite 300 200 60 120 80 N/A 300 250 80
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Planning another type of event?

With a range of impressive rooms to hire in Nottingham, The City Ground is perfect for both corporate and private events, including exhibitions, weddings and awards dinners.

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Make an Enquiry

Ready to start planning your event at The City Ground? We've got the perfect Nottingham venue hire options for you. Tell us about your ideas and we'll be in touch to discuss how we can make them a reality.

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