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Kath's Riber View Cafe And Farm Shop

Riber View Lickpenny Lane, Ashover, Chesterfield, England
+44 1629 581954
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (14 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Riber View Lickpenny Lane, Ashover, Chesterfield, England
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

On my way from Chatsworth and was overjoyed to seekath has reopened. Too late for cafe, I stocked up on mince pies and a pork pie and pudding

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to wait but omg worth it and her food is amazing been here many times . From Lincolnshire and will be back for more

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank traveller2015couple
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The last two occasions we have attempted to visit , the cafe has been closed , despite it being at “normal” opening hours, shame really , normally nice food!

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Neil F
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We have been coming to Kath's for several years and always look forward to the home cooked food and cakes available at the cafe. Yes, you may have to wait sometimes, but we've found that it's worth the wait for this hidden gem.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SheffieldPip
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Had another gorgeous breakfast here it's a good job I'm not too local I'd gain loads :-))),the staff are fantastic and the venue well decorated in a retro way,couldn't fault anything as usual .

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lazzabell
Reviewed 23 August 2018

We keep going back for Sunday dinners, it is the best home cooked dinners we have found anywhere. The meat melts in your mouth, there is always a good selection of freshly cooked vegetables and it is always a good portion size and very good...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Roy G
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We are regular visitors here and we are big fans! We usually have the afternoon tea, which is such good value for money and absolutely delicious! The ham used on the sandwiches is the best we’ve ever tasted and the homemade apple and blackberry pie...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank babzmabz
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Omg never had I had service like I had on Sunday , waited an hr for a toasted sandwich then for the man behind the counter to say he had lost the sandwich . My mum and partner had finished there’s about 15 minutes before....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank bmasterson
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Arrived yesterday as part of a bike ride with two friends. Waited almost 40 mins bacon sandwich with no explanation for the delay. I asked about the whereabouts of my order as did a chap who ordered after me. Staff didn’t seem relaxed or friendly...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We had read reviews by other people about this lovely little cafe so decided to give it a go. So glad we did. They were very busy and we had about a 30 minute wait for our food, but when it came it did not...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank CarolC5646
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Questions & Answers
Susan F
13 November 2018|
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Response from KathleenH1998 | Property representative |
The cafe and farm shop will be opening on 7th of December 2018. Xmas dinners will be starting on the 9th of December. Mincepies will be ready and other xmas goodies.thanks for everyones concern and kind thoughts love Kath.
Susan F
3 March 2018|
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Response from bigcol2014 | Reviewed this property |
In view of current bad weather, suggest you ring the number given for Kath 01629 581954.
Mat E
10 February 2017|
Response from Margaret T | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you ring her up the telephone number is 01629 581954.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riber View Lickpenny Lane, Ashover, Chesterfield, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Chesterfield  >  Ashover
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 581954
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