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The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery

Shardlow Road, | Alvaston, Derby DE24 0JH, England
+44 1332 754912
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good18%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (8 reviews)
“baked beans” (2 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Shardlow Road, | Alvaston, Derby DE24 0JH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have to hold my hands up and admit that this isn't my first visit to the Blue Peter but it has been a while so I thought that I would write a review that reflected my most recent visits. As a pub, the Blue...More

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately this time the Blue Peter was not up to its usual excellent standard. Breakfast last Saturday morning - 10 am. Busy, as expected. The breakfast bar had lots of empty dishes and we stood around waiting for them to be refilled, but it was...More

Thank Sue S
General Manager A, Manager at The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sue S thank you for taking the time to leave us your honest feedback. I am disappointed to hear that the food service was well below par. we strive to offer a quick and speedy service so that occasion like this do not occur,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had carvery which was very nice except the cauliflower was undercooked which soiled it a bit but still good and value for moneyMore

Thank Brian M
General Manager A, Manager at The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Brian M, we really appreciate your feedback! I have informed this kitchen team about the cauliflower and we are now cooking for longer to avoid this error in food service. once again thank you for your feedback, this helps us to rectify areas which need...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Another fun night st the blue Peter pub and amazingly goid Carvery meal had two Carvery meals here this week

Thank ruth D
General Manager A, Manager at The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ruth D, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Blue Peter! its great to hear that we are being consistent in providing quality food, so much so that your have joined us twice in a week

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Had carvery here and the meat was amazing. Beef and pork melted in your mouth. Enjoyed it lots, however I know it's silly but I like Brussel sprouts a lot. Would have liked to see them :) keep up the good work.

Thank Stuart C
General Manager A, Manager at The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Stuart C, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Blue Peter! Brussel sprouts will be available throughout the festive period, feel free to pop back for your festive meals, hopefully you will return before then though :)

Reviewed 24 July 2017

UPDATE:- Of all the things I mentioned was wrong with this the only part manager commented on was the excuse for no salad bar, What about no condiments and poorly cooked food! I have been back on 24/6/17 and it was better ,still a few...More

Thank 853dee
General Manager A, Manager at The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your updated review, I am please that there has been improvements, however if you could provide me with a bit more detail on the areas you feel need further improvement that would be greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service - we were driving back towards the south and after not having lunch located the place not to far from our road - selection was based on AA members receiving 20% discount We had an excellent carvery with good service.

Thank janlouiss
General Manager A, Manager at The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Janlouiss, we are very happy we could provide you with a positive experience! Even if it was a accidental Visit :)

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Sunday dinner at a good price. But not on a sunday as it 50% more expensive. Standard fayre but instant cavery style dinner

Thank Alex W
General Manager A, Manager at The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Alex W, thank you for sharing your positive experience! unfortunately this is the case on a Sunday Thank you again for the great review! with the extra joint of meat available and crackling to go with it

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Not visited here since it's been done up, Great fry up breakfast, cheap price too! Would recommend to anyone!

Thank Amy J
General Manager A, Manager at The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for leaving your positive feedback for us, I'm pleased that you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Just travelling from Stone to Ripley and decide we'll go fo Sunday dinner so we googled carvery on route and we looked at reviews.....found really mixed so we decided to try ourselves and we can honestly say the staff are all so friendly and the...More

Thank anna b
General Manager A, Manager at The Blue Peter Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Anna B, we're so glad that we were able to go above and beyond your expectations! we look forward to see you again soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shardlow Road, | Alvaston, Derby DE24 0JH, England (Formerly Blue Peter Pub)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 754912
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