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The Peacock at Rowsley Restaurant

Bakewell Road, Rowsley, Peak District National Park DE4 2EB, England
+44 1629 733518
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (7 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
“ribeye steak” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Bakewell Road, Rowsley, Peak District National Park DE4 2EB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch in here and what's an excellent find. The food was die for and the service was excellent. Will definitely come back again when I am in the area.

Thank Tieu V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't think we should pay at all; the response was accusative and angry when we said so. The menu is so safe it ought to have been easy to deliver, but 'fish of the day' was overcooked, limp skinned and completely unseasoned, with a...More

Thank ColinSheffield
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The four of us had a lovely Thursday lunch. All part of the lunch 'experience' is the welcome, drinks in the bar by a roaring log fire on a chilly wet day and Then being escorted to our table to enjoy high quality food. We...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 24 August 2017

A relaxed and atmospheric hotel/restaurant housed in the 17th Century Dower House to Haddon Hall. Perfect for a romantic evening or weekend with food on a par to many Michelin star restaurants. Service was friendly, informed and unobtrusive and food superb. Red mullet with fennel...More

Thank MnsrLarousse
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food, great quality, lovely presentation and attentive service! Dan, the head chef is always willing to go the extra mile to impress with his dishes! Special thank you to John, the waiter who looked after us so well! The best restaurant in the area!...More

Thank Timea T
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We were only given the food menu, but not the wine list. We therefore ordered our usual tipple which was a glass of Chiraz wine. The food was good, but when the bill was presented, we discovered they had charged £14.45 for a 175 glass...More

2  Thank 448norma
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner in this restaurant and the food selection and the quality was superb. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Lucky B
Reviewed 2 August 2017

cant fault this place, every time I've stayed the whole experience has been excellent, especially dinner.

Thank chatWhitleyBay
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Called for lunch today following a visit to Chatsworth House, our first visit. What a lovely place! Lovely food, olde worlde comfortable surroundings and very helpful staff! Will certainly call again if I'm ever in the area!

Thank 41Lesley
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Excellent food and service - one of the best steaks we have ever eaten. Very enjoyable and lovely setting.

Thank r0bnicki
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$79
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bakewell Road, Rowsley, Peak District National Park DE4 2EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Rowsley
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 733518
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  • This restaurant is at The Peacock at Rowsley
A perfect spot for visiting the Peak National Park, Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. The Peacock is located in the small, pretty village of Rowsley. We serve delicious food both lunch and dinner in the warm and cosy surroundings of our atmospheric bar. Our 3 dining rooms overlook our gardens and lunch is served from 12 noon til 2 pm and dinner from 7pm to 9 pm (8.30 Pm) on Sunday. We offer something for everyone from a bowl of homemade soup to our fine dining experience in the evening and we have been awarded 3 rosettes by the AA. Reservations for our dining rooms and first come first served for our bar. We look forward to welcoming you. The Peacock at RowsleyBakewell Road, Rowsley, Derbyshire. DE4 2EB
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