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The Knights Table

€€ - €€€, British,
Leek Road | Quarnford, Buxton SK17 0SN, England
+44 1298 23695
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“black pudding” (12 reviews)
“lamb shank” (9 reviews)
“ale pie” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Leek Road | Quarnford, Buxton SK17 0SN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We met with friends at The Knights Table two weeks ago and what a lovely time we all had. Carol and staff are all so kind and friendly. Food and beer first class. Nice and warm on a very cold evening sat near the open...More

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent my 65th birthday at The Knights Table and the first time I had been to this pub/restaurant. It is without a doubt that I will go there many times in the future as the food was excellent. The pub was themed around knights...More

1  Thank PammyPeakDistrict
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Saturday for a meal with my husband . Love the theme , furniture is lovely , nice and warm , and the cleanest toilets I’ve ever seen in a resteraunt / pub ! Meal was nice although nothing special , suggestion would...More

Thank MrsBeetham
Knights T, Owner at The Knights Table, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are struggling to understand your comments ref the menu as we have a choice of 6 starters, 17 mains plus steaks, burgers and snacks and we also have a chilli option. We do either sirloin or rib eye steaks...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were just passing by and decided to stop partly for a comfort break & partly for a swift half. We got there a ccouple of minutes befo4e the formal opening time but the landlord was just unlocking the doors & warmly welcomed us in....More

Thank 4242Ian
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We came in here whilst out walking around Buxton area. Walking into this pub is like stepping into another time, the decor is amazing and despite being decorated for Christmas it was done in a classy way to reflect the feel of this pub, superb...More

1  Thank Thisisour0pinion
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meals. My wife had the Steak and I had the Mixed Grill. Both were delicious! The staff were very friendly and attentive throughout our visit and I will be recommending the Knights Table very highly to my friends and family. Thanks

Thank Vespaholic31
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Can't recommend Knights Table enough for the lunch we recieved, fresh, home cooked and plentiful. Staff patient, accommodating and friendly. Excellent value for money for Christmas Day lunch. We sat down at 12 and had the table till 3.30, never felt rushed at any point...More

1  Thank dawn m
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

As a person who has never previously reviewed a pub, I loved this place so much, I felt the need to tell everyone how fantastic our visit was today. We visited as a party of 8, with the two small children. The staff were wonderful,...More

2  Thank NottsGirlGeorge
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Came here with my husband for a meal,great atmosphere and the food was lovely,liked the quirky “medieval items” dotted around and the staff are very attentive,making plans to go back with family xx

Thank yvonne c
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Was recomended to this pub but we found the food, service and surroundings poor. Would not go again.More

Thank davidhancockdexter
Knights T, Owner at The Knights Table, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

I have asked you about your visit to establish when and what you ate to address the issue. You cannot say what you ate and only that your visit was about 12 months ago. I would have to doubt the validity of this review based...More

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Questions & Answers
I just wanted to say that I had the exact same experience when I walked towards the pub with a friend. We didn't have any bicycles. We were on foot walking up the public path next to the A53 when we were told we were not allowed to come closer, no questions asking us how our day had been, did we fancy coming in for a drink or some dinner etc, you know normal inviting PR type activity. We then noticed there was a chain in place across the path that is a blatant health and safety hazard and a serious injury waiting to happen. We were told to walk on the A53 on a blind corner in the dark! Strangely enough we didn't go in for a drink as we felt unwelcome. Even if people are planning to pass on by you are missing the opportunity of letting potential customers walk past your windows and see inside, hopefully see a well decorated and hopefully (if you haven't told everyone to bugger off and die on the A53) a lively welcoming place they want to visit in future. You miss letting them see your opening times in the door/window and any notices of forthcoming offers or events. Such advertising is completely lost if people can't get near to see it.
6 December 2017|
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Response from Knights T | Property representative |
Thank you for the comments. We do not wish to offend anyone who would like to visit the pub. The front of the pub is for pub use only and is not public access to either the shop or the road to Longhorn. It is not marked on... More
7 February 2017|
Response from Knights T | Property representative |
We are freehold, We have a selection of ales, We normally have Black Sheep and a guest. In addition we have Wolf Rock and Worthington and numerous bottles. We do serve in the evenings but it is advisable to book. We are... More
24 January 2017|
Response from Knights T | Property representative |
I'm sorry but we don't allow dogs. Cheers Alan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leek Road | Quarnford, Buxton SK17 0SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 23695
  • E-mail
Formally the travellers rest but now a vastly improved and individual pub/restaurant
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