Riverside Pub & Restaurant
Established in 1995, Five Miles From Anywhere No Hurry Inn is a pub and restaurant located in the Hamlet of Upware, just outside the ancient City of Ely in the Cambridgshire Fens. Its beautiful setting overlooking the River Cam is within walking distance of Wicken Fen Nature Reserve and next to Upware Marina.
Serving traditional pub fayre, home cooked meals and a selection of specials that change daily, including gluten free food and drink, plus vegan and vegetarian options. We have plenty of space in the bar, conservatory, restaurant and gardens, plus ample on site parking.
From the music to the carefully curated list of food and drinks, our friendly staff craft a unique experience for our guests. Whether it's a meal with friends and family, or just a quiet drink by the river, you’re always welcome.
Open 365 days a year from 11am. For full details of our opening times see below
Our 65 seat restaurant overlooks the River Cam and surrounding area
We can accommodate large parties and corporate functions
If you wish to dine in the restaurant please book in advance to avoid disappointment
The Wheelhouse bar has been freshly refurbished and is now a great family room
There are flat screen TV's at each end to keep the kids entertained
This room seats 30 people and can be rented for private functions
(once restrictions are lifted)
The Five Miles is a free house so we offer a great range of Real Ales, Lager, Cider, Wine and Spirits from all your old favorites and some local breweries
The main bar comfortably seats 68 people for food and drink all day, every day, on a first come first served basis. These tables cannot be pre-booked
Our light and airy Conservatory has beautiful riverside views
The roof can be opened fully in nice weather so you still get the outdoor experience
These tables cannot be pre-booked
Our large gardens stretch both sides of the slipway and play host to customers, boaters and wildlife
Dogs are welcome outside, but should be kept on a lead
BBQ's and picnics are not permitted on our premises. All food and drink to be purchased from the pub
72 hour customer moorings outside the pub and on the meadow have electric hook up, cards can be purchased from the bar
48 hour customer moorings are available on the opposite side of the river, however you will need to make your own way across by dingy as the Ferry is no longer operating. No electric hook up
Sorry we can't accommodate any overnight stays at the moment as all outdoor space is being used for additional seating and parking
Five Miles Gift Vouchers and hampers available to purchase for the perfect gift. Call to arrange collection during lockdown.
Vouchers available in £10, £20 and £50.
We have a selection of wine, gin, beer and ale hampers including chocolates
Five Miles From Anywhere, No Hurry Inn
Old School Lane, Upware
Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5ZR
Bar opening times:
11.00am till 11:00pm daily, later on Fridays.
PLEASE NOTE: We are now closed every Tuesday due to staff shortages, for the foreseeable future.
Kitchen opening times:
Monday : 11:00am till 8:30pm
Tuesday : Closed
Wednesday : 11:00am till 8:30pm
Thursday : 11:00am till 8:30pm
Friday : 11:00am till 8:30pm
Saturday : 11:00am till 8.30pm
Sunday : 11:00am till 6.00pm
Please place your food order at least 15 minutes before the kitchen closes