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A gem of a place!

We visited the Druid in the summer at lunchtime having recently moved to the area and found it a... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2018
Rotherham, South Yorks
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The Druid Inn, Main Street, BIRCHOVER...Not Matlock, BIRCHOVER.....

Newly and beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean and most welcoming whether with children, dogs or... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Birchover, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We visited the Druid in the summer at lunchtime having recently moved to the area and found it a good pub with nice food. Having a rare Saturday off together we decided to do a walk in the Birchover area and stop off at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KeithParker42
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Newly and beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean and most welcoming whether with children, dogs or even alone. I enjoyed two fantastic meals this weekend, the liver and bacon with colcannon was perfectly cooked, the liver was moist, tender and almost fluffy inside with a just crisp...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PaulTozer
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely welcoming pub with great beer. We recently visited for food and without a doubt it’s some of the best food I’ve ever eaten. Incredible

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank James S
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We chose The Druids Inn at Birchover for our post 15 mile group walk in the area on Friday 17th August. We had not been here before so we didn’t know exactly what to expect but we were not disappointed. It’s nice to find these...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Really needs a deep clean and refurb. Not a great first impression inside or outside. Staff friendly enough. Not a great atmosphere and there were so many home -printed laminated signs all over the place which makes the place seem tacky and mean. Menu selection...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank hawkyh73
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We had just finished a walk up on Stanton Moor and were staying in Birchover and we were advised to pay this pub a visit. We were welcomed in dog and all for lunch and a pint. we both had a Ham and mustard sandwich...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank waxedmoustache
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Went with a group of 28 and most were served fairly quickly with food and all was fine but it took nearly 2 hours before the last three of us were served, and when it finally arrived the fish and chips were disgusting, the batter...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Toshnali
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Little weekend trip to Birchover and we stayed 5 mins walk away from this place. Really good place to visit. All the staff are very welcoming first thoughts was that the food would be classic pub food but I was wrong. Very good quality food...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tom S
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We visited Derbyshire today for the day and decided to try lunch at The Druid Inn for no particular reason. It was fabulous! The owners were friendly, attentive and helpful but the winner was the food. They had a varied and interesting menu, including a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank wreckdbec2017
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Fabulous food and drinks. Very welcoming and friendly. Real coal fires and cosy . Menu is so nice you would have to come back every day to try it all .

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Idickenson
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