Contact Us

General Enquiries

For all general enquiries please contact us on:

01733 380801
or complete the form and we will be in touch.

How to find us

We are situated in the beautiful rural village of Castor which is 4 miles west of the City Centre. The A47 is just north of the village with the A1 to the west.

Parking is located to the left-hand side of the restaurant with further parking to the rear. Our car park can hold up to 25 vehicles with additional parking on the main road. Please be considerate to neighbours when choosing where to park when visiting us.

Opening Times

Please note the restaurant is closed on Sunday evenings and Mondays and Tuesdays (all day).

A la carte menu
Wednesday to Saturday 12 - 2.30pm (2.30pm last booking)
Wednesday to Saturday 6.00pm - 9.30pm (10pm last booking)

Set lunch menu
Wednesday to Saturday 12 - 2.30pm (2.30pm last booking)

Afternoon tea
Thursday - Sunday 2.30pm - 3.15pm
***booking notice of 48 hours only
(not available on Mother's Day)

Sunday menu
Served 12.00 - 2.30pm every Sunday

Set dinner menu
Served Wednesday - Thursday 6.00pm - 9.30pm

Tasting menu
Wednesday - Saturday 12 - 2.30pm
Wednesday - Saturday 6.00pm - 9.30pm
Sunday 12:00 - 2:30pm

Dining with us
All bookings for 6 people and under must be made via our online system or by telephone (01733 380801.
However for bookings for over 6 people please send you enquiry to

Dining with children
Well behaved Children with a venturesome zest for fine food are always welcome at The Chubby Castor if they are happy to order from the menu as it is. Our menus can be enjoyed by all ages and portion sizes will be adjusted accordingly along with the price of each dish.

We recommend a minimum age of 8 when dining in the restaurant, however children of any age are welcome to dine in one of our private dining rooms. Please ensure children are supervised at all times.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Our friendly team are here to help, please use the form below for any general enquiries,

we will aim to respond within 48 hours.

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Nearby Accommodation

There are a number of hotels & B&B’s close by including The River Nene Cottages which are located just down the road at Water Newton. They offer first-class accommodation and large grounds, which include a seasonally heated outdoor swimming pool. They are surrounded by large riverside lawns that overlook Water Newton Lock, which sees many traditional canal longboats and other pleasure craft during the boating season.

Media Enquiries

For all media enquiries please contact us on:

01733 380801

Careers at The Chubby Castor
We are keen to find local individuals to join our team. Energy and enthusiasm are the heart of our business and key to our success, and in return we support individuals to achieve their career goals.

Please contact us on 01733 380801 or email if you would like to be considered to join our passionate team.