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The Ashford Arms Restaurant

€€ - €€€, British,
Church Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
+44 1629 812725
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (60 reviews)
“mixed grill” (16 reviews)
“trout” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Church Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a bit nervousl about some of the review but I always try for myself. We were pleasantly surprised at how good our meal was. We had the winter offer of two courses for ten pounds fifty. The main course of trout with prawns...More

Thank carolpavlova
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first time to the Ashford Arms so didn't know what to expect. All in all we had a thoroughly good meal. Vey generous seafood starters & my breast of chicken was tender, full of flavour & succulent. My husbands steak was tastey too but...More

Thank Celia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not in the habit of writing anything other than positive reviews, but this one won't be an easy write I'm afraid. We ate here at the selection of my mother, who says she's been pleased with previous visits to this venue. Sadly, on this...More

Thank Ian O
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We booked this restaurant for our first night in the Peak District, staying nearby so it is a short walk, Friday 1st September. Arriving 8pm. It wasn't busy but a lot of waiting staff there. Young girl checked our booking and advised us we were...More

Thank Patrick K
Reviewed 30 August 2017

good service and excellent value for money. The choice was good and very helpful staff served us on a beautiful sunny bank holiday.

Thank sam h
Reviewed 24 August 2017

the first waiter was fine,thats the one star,the rest was terrible,The food was prepacked and bought in,steak was tough,I made the mistake of having a crumble,one inch thick flan style cake served on a side plate with the custard just coming to the inner rim,clearly...More

2  Thank 952neil
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Called in today for lunch. Staff were very friendly and very helpful. Had piggie pie which was bloody lovely and there was plenty of it. Hubby had the biggest whale and chips ever. Couldn't fault this place one little bit. Simply fantastic! Well done team

1  Thank shishy_luv
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Met up with two friends for a catch up. Ideal village location. All the staff were very friendly, atmosphere and service were excellent. Large choice on the menu, we all had different starters and main meals and all commented on how good they were. Very...More

Thank ALAN M
Reviewed 18 August 2017

To be found in the picturesque village of Ashford in the Water, The historic Ashford Arms has is a perfect place to stop for a bite to eat. Warm, friendly staff. Good menu choices and tasty food cooked perfectly. Well worth a visit !

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Called in at lunch time after a visit to Thornbridge Hall gardens. Food, service and atmosphere was excellent. Large choice on the menu and you could tell it was all freshly prepared (none of the get it out the freezer and heat up). The vegetables...More

Thank Topdog100
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1 July 2015|
Response from ganda1 | Property representative |
Check in between 1pm and 3pm or after 6pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812725
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