Named after a real legend of British football, survivor of the famed Munich air disaster, the first British winner of the European Cup, and multiple appearance maker on the queen’s Honours list, the Sir Matt Busby Lounge at the Lodge Park Academy is the ideal place to go and watch a game or two.
The sports bar and café can be found on Shetland Way in Corby and is within easy access of the A6003 and number of public transport stops, making it easily accessible from the surrounding areas and by car, taxi or bus – perfect for drinkers and designated drivers alike. The walls of the venue are adorned with historic memorabilia detailing the life of the great man, and it can boast a large projector screen, on which guests are able to watch the latest games.
Hungry sports fans are invited to come in and enjoy a glass of their favourite tipple as they tuck into a plate full of hearty British fare. There are a number of sandwiches available that vary in filling and work alongside a range of succulent burgers, as well as other light bites and more indulgent meals in a menu that provides something for any situation, be it for the diner on the go with only an hour on their hands, or those in for an all-day session.
Not only for the sports fans however, the cafeteria can also be found in close proximity to the scenic Rockingham Castle, allowing for a spot of sightseeing for diners wanting to avoid the match but also looking for a bit of respite and a bite to eat.
The staff at the Sir Matt Busby Lounge will offer a warm welcome to anybody, and tastecard members can enjoy this superb casual dining experience at a fantastic discount when they call ahead and bring their card. This allows guests to the unassuming little eatery outstanding value on their already cut-price food selection.