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The Royal Oak

Hurdlow | Buxton, Hurdlow, Peak District National Park SK17 9QJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday
Superb country pub first class service
What a gem of a pub. Staff brilliant and helpful, food choice... more
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

What a gem of a pub. Staff brilliant and helpful, food choice incredible and delicious and a wide range of drinks including real ales. Well done to all the staff who were working there on Friday afternoon. Cheers.

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Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting with beautiful views you can go walking right from the back of the pub. plenty of parking. Very warm inside and cosy with open fires being topped up. Friendly service and decent food smaller menu on a Sunday but still good choice. Reasonable prices. Main highlight for us is doggie friendly we booked table online so had plenty...

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Thank RedKay76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff are very attentive and friendly..lovely country pub atmosphere good selection of beers and gins, food is plentiful,so if large portions are your thing then you'll be happy. Chips are good. Veggie options are limited and the butternut and walnut lasagne was disappointing the sauce wasn't very good tasted really processed. Also the garlic bread isn't upto much looks like...

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Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once more the oak surpassed exptations Went yesterday (and Christmas eve ) with my daughter her boy friend and my wife to meet boyfriends (not mine daughters ) dad and partner Place was rammed We had pre booked a table It's advisable to do so Lots of walk in trade who where made welcome....I had chicken and chorizo pie SO...

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Thank Paul S
Norwich
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We visited here whilst on holiday. Went purely on Trip Advisor reviews and it certainly didn't disappoint! We drove 40mins to go and wouldn't hesitate to do it again. Great food and atmosphere! They are famous locally for their pies. We had beef and Stilton, and fish pie. Both were incredible, by far the best pies we've tasted. Beer was...

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Thank 517ka
Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

What a special dine out experience. Great choices, good portions and great grub in a great location. Went on a recommend from a resident of Tissington and would recommend to my friends. well done The Royal Oak👍

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Thank JezzleT
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Visited for morning coffee and afternoon meal as part of cycling trip. Very good service and excellent food. Real ale available although on the day was not at its best. Great chips and good size portions. Not the cheapest pub food but overall a great place to visit.

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Thank David F
Yorkshire
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This is always worth the drive into the country to get a special lunch. The food is excellent, portions generous, the staff friendly. There's a really comfortable atmosphere in this pub. Despite the place being really busy the meals come out quickly. I hesitate to recommend our favourite pudding in case everyone else goes and eats it all before I...

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Thank MrsMU
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Good value restaurant in the Peak District. Large portions, reasonably priced. Especially liked their twice cooked chips. Fluffy inside, crispy outside. Come with an empty stomach. Nice pub atmosphere.

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SHROPSHIRE
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

This pub never fails to give a great eating experience , the staff are excellent and the roast dinners superb. You can tell by the packed tables and customers queuing how popular they are here. Please book in advance or you will be disappointed. The choice on the menus is spot on and as for the deserts well I can...

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Address: Hurdlow | Buxton, Hurdlow, Peak District National Park SK17 9QJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Hurdlow
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
The Royal Oak Hotel Hurdlow
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