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

Nearby villages

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.

Further afield

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.