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Charles Restaurant

170-172 South Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NR, England
+44 1629 580656
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (44 reviews)
“mushy peas” (21 reviews)
“fresh fish” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
170-172 South Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NR, England
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Reviewed today

Having investigated all the fish and chip shops in Matlock Bath we decided to eat at this one as the owner was outside and waxed lyrically about his fish and chips! we were not disappointed. Huge portions, very dry and crispy with not a sign...More

Thank tripsrme
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic crisp batter on the cod and the chips were very tasty too. Not at all greasy. The service was very good and with it being a licensed bar too made for a fantastic meal for us all

Thank Orcdog H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a party of 4 and opted for one regular and 3 seniors' (small portions) cod, chips and mushy peas. The restaurant was fairly quiet and we were served quickly. The food was of good quality, hot, and portions were generous. Overall well priced...More

Thank 423manofkent
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped on the off chance the food looked so inviting. It was busy and that's always a good sign so we sat outside and ate. Fish n chips of course. Delicious. The batter was perfect. Not too thick and crunchy but firm and tasty. Lovely...More

Thank Premdas22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was in Matlock Bath with my sister for evening on Wednesday before going to RHS Chatsworth Flower Show yesterday. Decided to come here for our evening meal as looked the best restaurant and was open until 9pm. Seems most of shops, some fish and chip...More

Thank NannyLiverpool
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely decor, friendly and welcoming owner, broad selection for all. What more could you want?! Kids loved the fishcake meal, dad has a small appetite which they cater for with their senior citizens menu and my mum and I preferred a healthier approach so opted...More

Thank MrsAirlie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had Fish and Chips for lunch and it was very good and tasty. A good thing that they fry the fish and chips separately from Sausage.

Thank Yousef A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In Matlock Bath for a couple of hours we came in here for lunch, I had a pensioners special of cod chips and mushy peas although it was a 'smaller' portion I couldn't eat it all. Fish was nice white and flaky in crispy batter...More

Thank 70ish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here for dinner before we head home, the food was nice and the staff were friendly. We had Haddock, Chips and Mushy Peas and the Luxury Fish Cake, Chips and Mushy Peas. The piece of Haddock was tasty and a good size and...More

Thank Kim_Pete7049
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Thought we would try here for a change this weekend as we usually go to the riverside across the road. The man outside saw us crossing the road to eat and convinced us to try them as 'they were better', so we thought we would...More

Thank superchic1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170-172 South Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Matlock Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 580656
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