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No.6 the Square

6 The Square, Buxton SK17 6AZ, England
+44 1298 213541
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (71 reviews)
“quiche” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
6 The Square, Buxton SK17 6AZ, England
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Reviewed today

We had a get together to trace our family's history today. All 9 of us were made most welcome. The food was excellent. I highly recommend the crab and prawn salad - an entire dressed crab, the best I've ever tasted (and that is saying...More

Thank Di D
Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked a table for six at this lovely establishment last Thursday , the occasion was a reunion lunch with people with whom we shared a table on a cruise last year, Buxton being a convenient location for us all . The day could not...More

Thank mag599
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely lunch but really wish We’d seen the cakes first as they looked lovely! The sandwich I had was very good though (carved honey roast ham, not packet) and the staff were very friendly. A table nearby had afternoon tea which also...More

Thank reviewbypaul
Reviewed 6 days ago

Me and my family come here on occasion as a treat, we absolutely love it here, the staff are all very warm and friendly. The food is to a high standard and the afternoon tea never disappoints with beautiful handmade scones and cakes. The decor...More

Thank Griffo1310
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place for a lovely breakfast. Coffee and toast wonderful. Atmosphere vibrant and team friendly. Wonderfully located opposite the Opera House.

Thank HeafR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a cream tea here and would heartily recommend No. 6 the square. Portions of jam and clotted cream were very generous. Service was friendly and efficient.

Thank Richard_SW11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived about 2.30pm. Service was very swift and friendly. Ordered the Brie, ham and chutney open sandwich and the smoked salmon, prawn and rocket open sandwich. Both were delicious and served with a generous amount of salad, chips and toppings! The homemade coleslaw and Waldorf...More

Thank ShortyShropshire
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Very cosy, well run and popular place to eat. Advance booking is preferable, we had a 10 minute wait but it was well worth it. great choices and a specials board.

Thank Doug H
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch on a cold Wednesday lunchtime in March but got a warm welcome even though it was busy. Had a table near the counter but it was fine although a little more room would be welcome. We all had soup and sandwich but...More

Thank Thirskies
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We dropped in to No 6 for a late lunch and must say the staff were very welcoming,( Mrs Hardy). Lovely to sit by the window in the sunshine on a cold afternoon to enjoy super food and great service.Always a joy to call in...More

Thank Jill M
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sorry not sure it's not very big so I'm not sure. ....
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Response from Leslovesfood | Reviewed this property |
It can be as expensive as you like for food as they cater for snacks and meals and a glorious array of cakes. Its one of the best little eating houses in Buxton and with very friendly staff. We love it but it does tend to be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 The Square, Buxton SK17 6AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 213541
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