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Castle Inn

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Bar, British, Pub
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Castle Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1DU, England
+44 1629 812103
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Came here on a Monday evening during our stay in Bakewell. Ordered drinks but then returned to the bar with our food choice. My wife's first choice was not available so I returned to the table to see what her second choice was and guess what?! Plus when I asked if my choice was available to find that wasn't either!... More 

1 Thank Stephen0903
Bakewell, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Came here for a work party really good service with really good food would recommend the jalfrezi Indian platter for £10.99 bargain!! Followed down well with the old specked Hen cracking beer. Always a good place for quality reasonable prices food

1 Thank Adamkelsall1991
Stamford, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

A evening meal for four was excellent, the choice on the extensive menu was huge with option at a variety of prices from bargain to more expensive. We all had slightly more expensive choices and they were all good value. The selection of beverages available was as expected in a quality pub, the real ale, Abbott, that I had was... More 

Thank Stevecox803
Bakewell, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A rill isn't meal provided by friendly staff. Good sized portions attractively presented and piping hot!

Thank alisonombrown
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Excellent food that was basic but tasty. Welcoming environment, relaxed and friendly staff.. Good value.

Thank nibro
Tallinn, Estonia
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97 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Bakewell is a beautiful village and the Castle is a great example of a village pub/restaurant. As we entered we were hit immediately by the buzz of a full and busy restaurant. By the end of the evening, having enjoyed a really excellent meal, we knew exactly why so many have made this their local. The menu is fairly extensive... More 

1 Thank Ced H
Worthing, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The service, atmosphere and food were great. Will go back again next time we are in the Peak District. We were a family of four. After tackling Grindsbrook Clough in a gale our energy levels were rejuvenated with main courses, puddings and drinks all for under £50. Great value.

Thank SimonBlo
Boston, Massachusetts
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138 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We popped in for dinner and were so glad we did. It was absolutely delicious. The mac and cheese was probably the best meal I've had in England and the millionaire's cheesecake was amazing. Service was a bit slow, especially for dessert, but more than made up for in food quality.

Thank Fferffee
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Visited during our holiday in the Peak District with the family and was pleasantly suprised with the service, food, and price. A good atmosphere with a mix of locals and visitors, staff were helpful and quick to assist. The food was very good, well presented and with plenty of choice. Recomend the beef rib, Sea bass and risotto, calamari, and... More 

Thank John T
Kent, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

visited bakewell this week,could nt leave without popping into the castle with the dogs,for lunch,to see carolina,they love her,we ordered sandwihces and sides,but we waited 55 mins for them,every time we have been its been a perfect,so 1 bad day isnt bad,carolina did handle the customers and thier impatience brilliantly,explaining that they were sorry for the delay,but 1 chef had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812103

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?