Village Traders Open During COVID-19


Amanda Findlay Eyecare, Charles Street | Tel: 0115 921 2992

Our village optician is available for essential, emergency eye care and spectacle repairs only

Please leave Amanda a message on the number above to arrange an appointment

or send an email


Black Cat Café, High St | Email:

Offering food on Saturdays – for delivery or to pick up in the shop 9-11am. 

Products available include Hot breakfasts and Hot Breakfast cobs; Homemade Deli items and Cakes.

You can also order via or contact them through Facebook or Instagram


Co-op, Church Street | Tel: 0115 921 2010

Open Monday-Saturday 7am to 8pm (reduced hours); Sunday 10am to 4pm 

Vulnerable people can shop each day between 7am and 8am.

If you are shopping on behalf of someone in that category you’re asked to bring some ID for them. To save putting yourself at risk with a wasted journey, if requiring high demand stock items, you can ‘phone the store to check what stock is available.


Cycle Clinic, Church Street | Tel: 07790 032110

Open for cyclist who need their bicycle for essential journeys

FREE bike repairs to NHS workers using their bicycles to commute to work – parts & servicing not included

Call the number above or email


Dhaka Delhi, High Street | Tel: 0115 984 8358

Open in accordance with government guidelines for TAKEAWAY & DELIVERY only

Sunday to Thursday 6pm – 10.30pm
Friday & Saturday 6pm – 11pm

It is recommended that you pre-order to allow plenty of time for service


Evans Pharmacy, Charles Street | Tel: 0115 921 1086

Open as usual

Please follow NHS advice and do NOT attend if you have Coronavirus symptoms or have been in contact with someone who has. Please ask someone else to go to the chemist for you – or contact Ruddington COVID-19 UK Mutual Aid Group for a delivery if you have no one else you can call on.

If you’re in any doubt please ‘phone the Ruddington pharmacy or email


Gino’s Ristorante, Church Street | Tel: 01159 405 105

Open for takeaways only – available from 5pm to 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays

Order from the menu of pasta, fish, pizza, vegetarian, steak, veal, poultry and specials.

Delivery is also usually available – just ‘phone Gino’s.


Happy Garden Chinese Takeaway, Church St | Tel: 0115 921 1298

Collection & Delivery available from 5pm to 9.30pm Thursday to Sunday

Only two people in the shop at once – and socially distanced queuing outside whilst waiting for orders, please. Pre-ordering by telephone is therefore recommended.


Jasper’s Café, High Street | Text: 07795 361222

Now open again for deliveries only – with Lockdown Lunches & Afternoon Teas

Orders are being taken via text or Facebook Messenger only

Deliveries to Ruddington between noon and 3pm


Kitchens by Mascari, Charles St | Phone/Text: 07879 634 598

Showroom temporarily closed – design consultations by ‘phone or email

You can download Rob Mascari’s 48 page Kitchen Buyer’s Guide booklet >>HERE<<

Read more details about what Rob & his team can currently offer >>HERE<<.


Mainwise Laundrette, Charles Street, | Tel: 07375 387 150

Self-service Laundrette currently CLOSED

 For laundry/dry cleaning collection and delivery please call 07859 034107


National Car Finder, Kempson Street | Tel: 07833 085597

Jon is available to call on the above number if you’d like him to source a car or van for you.

 You can also email


Nottingham Building Society, High Street | Tel: 0115 9102 503

From Monday 27th April: Monday to Friday 9.00am – 1.00pm

 You can also email Lesley & the team via


Perkins Hardware, High Street | Tel: 0115 984 1066

Mondays to Saturdays between 9am and 1pm (reduced hours)

 Please ‘phone in advance if you wish to check what you need is in stock.


Phoenix Flowers, High Street | Tel: 0115 921 2300

Whilst the shop remains closed, Sally is once again available to take orders for delivery – now with improved availability of flowers again.

 Please email


Ruddington Dental Practice | Tel: 0115 984 8024

Open only ‘for essential and urgent services’ during the COVID-19 lockdown.


Ruddington Fish Bar & Pizza, Church Street | 01159 213295

Open again but with reduced hours: Monday – Saturday 4pm – 9pm

There is a reduced menu so that pre-ordering is not necessary. You can also order for delivery via the Uber Eats website or app at extra cost.

To keep customers and staff safe, two metre social distance queuing is in operation along Church Street whilst waiting to be served.


Ruddington Post Office, High Street | Tel: 0115 984 2782

Monday to Friday – 8.30am to 1.00pm then 2.30pm to 5.00pm

Saturday – 9.30am to 1.00pm. Sunday – Closed

A range of essential services – from the posting of parcels and letters, postal collections, banking services, deposit and withdrawals to payment towards vital utilities.

The shop is operating on a ‘one-in one-out’ basis to ensure ‘social distancing’.


Ruddington Village Butchers, Church Street

 Now opening Monday to Saturday but with shorter hours. Please check >>HERE<<.

For safety, please, there is a request for no more than two customers in the shop at a time and the 2 metre social distancing applies when inside.


Sainsbury’s, Dutton’s Hill | Tel: 0115 984 1157

Open Daily 7am to 11pm (back to the usual opening hours)

To enable ‘social distancing’ the store is limiting customers to 10 at any one time and also asking only ONE adult to come in to shop wherever possible.

Some aisles get closed periodically to enable staff to restock them safely for both themselves and customers. During these times you’re asked to be patient with the staff working on the aisle.

Unfortunately Sainsbury’s ‘Local’ stores are unable to offer dedicated shopping times for elderly or vulnerable shoppers at this time but you can call the above number for information.


The Bottle Top, High Street | Tel: 07946 190499

Pre-ordered goods to collect from the shop Monday to Saturday 10am – 3pm

Free Delivery to NG11 postcodes on shopping over £10 for those who cannot collect

Fruit & Veg, Turner’s Bakery bread, free range eggs – also pantry staples and hand wash to fill into your own containers. Beer, cider, wine and spirits, too.

Orders by email ONLY please to

(You can ask to be put on their regular stock emails list)


The Grange Bakery & Newsagents | Tel: 0115 984 4117

Open for both newspapers and food to take away. Also a delivery service is available

Vulnerable people and those who are self-isolating in the village can order hot food and groceries like bread, milk and eggs.

Pre-order by 12-noon for next day delivery. Call The Grange staff to find out more.


The Framebreakers, High St |

The pub is offering Nottingham Brewery beer for delivery during the lockdown – with bottles of  EPA and real ale boxes of either 17.5 pints or 35 pints being delivered in Ruddington. A themed food menu on selected days is now available for delivery, too.

 You can find out more and order online >>HERE<<


The Old Bakehouse, Church Street | Tel: 0115 984 6126

Opens for TAKEAWAY & DELIVERY. Also the popular homemade cakes are back!

Opening hours: Sat 8.30am to 12.30pm

Please pre-order via Facebook for free local delivery


The Ruddington Arms/The Next Episode, Wilford Rd |

Both venues are closed but there’s a ‘pop-up’ shop and café in the Ruddington Arms car park on Saturdays 10am – 2pm

ALSO takeaway food orders are available Friday and Saturday 5pm – 8.30pm. Please email Sarah at least two days in advance with your food choices and preferred date & time


The Three Spices, Easthorpe Street | Tel: 0115 984 4363

Open in accordance with government guidelines for TAKEAWAY & DELIVERY

Opening hours: Thu to Sat 3.30pm to 4.00pm

Delivery/collection times: Thu or Fri 5.30pm to 10.30pm

Same day pre orders must be placed by 3.30pm. Local delivery FREE if over £15.
Pre orders can be made a week in advance.


EVERYONE ENTERING ANY RETAIL PREMISES IN RUDDINGTON – OR QUEUING OUTSIDE – MUST CONTINUE TO FOLLOW THE UK GOVERNMENT’S ‘SOCIAL DISTANCING’ ADVICE, WHICH CAN BE FOUND >>HERE<<. REMEMBER, IF YOU DO GO OUT, YOU SHOULD ‘STAY ALERT’! will update this page with any more details we receive from former Loyalty Card traders and our current advertisers still offering services in our village during the ‘lockdown’. Please contact us >>HERE<< if you have further information or any amendments.*

Also note you can find this page at any time just by scanning the QR code on the back of your ‘Ruddy Good Loyalty Card’.


*To help both villagers and local traders at this difficult time, alongside Ruddington Village Centre Partnership we have temporarily agreed FREE listings on this former Loyalty Card page for those businesses previously listed (and who are still opening for customers during the ‘lockdown’) plus other current advertisers on our website for whom such a listing is appropriate. Inclusion above is totally at‘s discretion, however.

For additional promotional opportunities – to reach over 20,000 visitors to our website each month – please click >>HERE<<.

Our thanks to Pam Pearce for the top photo of customers queuing up at a ‘social distance’ on Church Street when Ruddington Fish Bar reopened.

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