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The Anglers Rest

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Bar, British, Pub
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B6049, Millers Dale, Peak District National Park SK17 8SN, England
+44 1298 871323
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Stockport, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed today NEW

I can echo the good reviews - one caveat: excessive noise from the loudspeakers, although the landlady did turn it down on request. Piped music makes conversation more difficult for most people, especially those with hearing problems. In any case, is it not ill-mannered to force your customers to put up with music that they have not chosen, nor would... More 

Thank peregrinator75
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit lost on our walk, we stumbled across The Anglers, the weather was nice enough to sit out front by the river. Very pleasant welcome and staff,and very helpful with some directions. We had a simple lunch and drinks of sandwiches and a burger which was very well presented and very good value. We will return on our next... More 

Thank Carl T
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place does exactly what it says on the tin. It's in beautiful countryside - with a capital 'B' - and being a stone's throw from the Monsal Trail and numerous other footpaths means it is something of a walker's mecca. Seemingly welcoming to locals, tourists and families alike, the menu was varied and food was of good quality -... More 

Thank Dan A
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked here from campsite about 3 1/2 miles away, very friendly welcome, no problem with boots or dog. Slight issues with food, I asked if the ploughman was meat or cheese, it was meat but said they could do me a cheese one, I went back to the table while the rest of us choose, but they had already... More 

Thank Susan M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for lunch and pint while walking the Monsal Trail, food and beer both excellent. There is a boot friendly bar for walkers.

Thank Glwcamper
hants UK
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122 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a welcoming pub which is on a bus route, on the Monsal Trail and has a car park so there is really no excuse for not trying it. The new owners seem to have turned the pub around as the recent good reviews show. It is a pity that the old negative reviews still affect the rating but... More 

Thank vicky42
Berlin, Germany
Level Contributor
70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This pub is ideally placed for refreshing walkers and cyclists in the dale and very well set up with picnic tables outside and boot covers if going inside. There is limited parking in the dale. There is a walkers bar, a general bar and a restaurant room with the feel of a Victorian front parlour. The staff are friendly and... More 

Thank Julie B
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Great lunch and lovely pint. No complaints about muddy boots and super friendly staff. Stunning location too, off the Monsal Trail.

Thank H i
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This place was a great find i stayed at YHA Ravestor and walked about 20 minutes to get to the pub and it was very much worth the effort, i was given a very warm welcome on arrival and was served within seconds, i decided to order some food and i must say it was excllent i would recommend this... More 

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tideswellderbyshire1, Owner at The Anglers Rest, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice review More 

Buxton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Decided to try the Anglers for a birthday celebration and had a lovely meal. Warm and welcoming with a good and varied menu. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff could not fault anything. Will definitely be going back and highly recommended to anyone thinking of visiting.

Thank bubblepud

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B6049, Millers Dale, Peak District National Park SK17 8SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Millers Dale
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 871323

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