Derbyshire pub 'at heart of community' reopens after 'complete makeover'

Laura Newman, general manager at the Sir John Warren.
Laura Newman, general manager at the Sir John Warren.

An Ilkeston pub has reopened its doors with a 'fresh look' after a 'complete makeover'.

The Sir John Warren, on Market Place, Ilkeston, has introduced a lighter colour scheme and improved sports viewing with the addition of a dedicated sports area hosting multiple TV screens a brand new pool table and dartboard.

The Sir John Warren.

The Sir John Warren.

A separate dining area has also been introduced, as well as a new outdoor space that features additional seating and new outdoor lighting, enabling guests to enjoy a drink in the sun.

The Greene King pub will retain its menu that features dishes such as peppered mushroom pie, beef yorkie erap, hand-battered fish and chips and sticky toffee pudding.

Laura Newman, general manager at the Sir John Warren, said: “The Sir John Warren is at the heart of the Ilkeston community, so we are excited to be able to offer a place for locals to enjoy a drink or meal in enhanced surroundings.

“The opening was a real success, with great feedback from guests on the fantastic new interior. Guests can still enjoy their favourite dishes and we look forward to welcoming them in the coming weeks.”

The Sir John Warren.

The Sir John Warren.

The Sir John Warren.

The Sir John Warren.