Food and Drink
Whether within the village of Coton-in-the Elms or the surrounding villages and towns there are places a plenty for food and drink.
The Black Horse (70 m) - garden and well prepared local (Burton) real ales. A friendly welcome. Wood burning stoves. Some nights food is available.
The Queen's Head (10m) - closed at present
Rosliston (1 mile)
The Bull - Good food lunchtimes.
Beehive Farm - great breakfasts and lunch at the cafe. Home-made cakes. Walks, fishing and small animal play farm.
Chapman's Garden Centre and Tearoom - quality snacks and meals.
Forestry Centre - the Hub Cafe
Co-operative Store with Post Office. ATM cash machine.
Fish and Chip shop.
Lullington (1.6 miles)
Walking and cycling.
Colvile Arms - Beer garden and local ales.
Clifton Campville (3 miles)
The Green Man - Excellent Meals and large garden. Local ales.
Walton-on-Trent (2 miles)
The White Swan - Great meals + pizza oven. Local Ales.
Barton-under-Needwood (4 miles)
Pretty village with several pubs and specialist shops.
A bustling newly constructed narrow boat marina - many local amenities: shops, local art, butcher and ice cream parlour, deli, pubs and restaurants. Lakeside walks. Red Carpet Cinema and cafe bar.
Burton-on-Trent (5 miles) -
Historic brewing market town with many pubs, restaurants and shops.
Lichfield (10 miles)
Historic cathedral city. Pubs, restaurants and shops.
Tamworth (9 miles)
Tamworth Castle. Excellent shopping at Ventura Park.