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Byways

Water Lane, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EU, England
+44 1629 812807
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible16%
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Water Lane, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ordered 2 sandwiches and 2 drinks, the drinks took 15 minutes to arrive and the food didn't turn up at all! After 50 minutes we went to the kitchen to ask where our food was to be told they didn't know what we were...More

Thank Kelly S
Kelly B, General Manager at Byways, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Firstly i do apologise for your disappointing visit!! We do try our best but at busy times as stated there may be a delay with food & drink, not a 50 minute delay, which will be looked into. As i was not on duty yesterday...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here twice, first time for lunch which was really good and then as we seen another table enjoying an all day breakfast that just look amazing, we had to go again the next day to try it out (for breakfast)... We were not...More

1  Thank seanclare2015
Kelly B, General Manager at Byways, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your positive review it is very much appreciated, we hope to see you again

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good home cooked food. Helpful, friendly Staff, always good for lunch at Byways. We have visited several times and have never been disappointed. Good place to eat.

Thank Pearl E
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Visited Byways for a full England breakfast with my son, overall the breakfast was pretty decent. Service was pretty good, although could have been quicker for initial order. (Another customer there couldn't be bothered waiting and left, and there was only 5 customers in the...More

1  Thank Dan M
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Have been twice now to this tearoom, and have been impressed both times. They do a lovely variety of different Welsh Rabits and they are very good. This time I had the cob special, which was either bacon, or sausage with tea or coffe, and...More

Thank Susan H
Kelly B, General Manager at Byways, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your positive review it is very much appreciated, we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I like to leave honest reviews and praise where praise is due, but I'm sorry: Byways is not somewhere I can recommend. If I could give zero marks I would. We arrived at the end of a busy lunchtime, around 13:15, but there were still...More

2  Thank giraffeonastick
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We visited and ordered our food it came quite quick but my nan ordered some cheese scones which she wrote down then everyone's food and stuff came but not the cheese scones, so we waited for a while and but if we didn't ask where...More

Thank Rowan P
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

As walking around decided to have a meal The Wife and I had Fish and Chips very big fish 🐠 and the sister in law had the meat and potatoe pie she really enjoyed it as we enjoyed ours, good service and good food so...More

Thank bahiggs
Kelly B, General Manager at Byways, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you very much for your positive review it is very much appreciated

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Whilst wondering around Bakewell yesterday we came across a sign for Byways saying they did gluten free food, we were a bit peckish so in we went. A good selection of gluten free on the menu and my wife opted for sweet potato curry and...More

Thank Partick H
Kelly B, General Manager at Byways, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you very much for your positive feedback it is very much appreciated, we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Visited here over bank hol,for breakfast 🍳, was seated quickly, cold drinks arrived but were not chilled fully,enjoyed both a full English, and veg breakfast, gave me brown toast when asked for white, only two of us,so could be chefs fault, my partners bacon was...More

Thank tillietots123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:00
Friday
08:00 - 15:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Water Lane, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812807
Description
Cafe serving homecooked homely food.
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