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The Sportsman

Kinder Road, Peak District National Park, Hayfield SK22 4LE, England
+44 1663 741565
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kinder Road, Peak District National Park, Hayfield SK22 4LE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On our arrival we were given a very warm welcome, which set the tone for the evening. Service was brisk but not rushed, the front-of-house lady was very attentive, and accommodated the wishes of our autistic son with ease (no children's menu, but a plate...More

1  Thank DevonMan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traditional pub, great location for a well earned drink after a day walking the Peaks. Friendly and accommodating staff and dogs welcome too!

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place for dinner, with a friendly bar and 2 separate restaurant areas for people with and without dogs, so all are welcome and catered for. There's a good range of beers/wine with friendly efficient service. The food is absolutely fantastic -...More

1  Thank Ruth A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot fault the atmosphere and staff as we had a lovely night but we just felt the food was a little sub par given the price. In particular the Hake meal tasted quite bland and I couldn't get any hint of bacon.

Thank Miles16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice pub, but mixed views about the food : My husband enjoyed his steak and ale pie, but my smoked haddock dish was tepid, even after I sent it back to be heated up. Bit disappointing after all the good reviews!

Thank Philippa B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time in The Sportsman, which was conveniently situated a short walk from the Hayfiled campsite where I was spending the night. I found the staff and owners to be very friendly and welcoming, good choice of well kep real ales on offer...More

Thank ColinLiptrot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went to the sportsman on a Friday evening on the off chance that they had a table. They obviously had quite a few reservations but nonetheless were able to sort a table out for us. The service we received was excellent...More

1  Thank VANUSHKA1981
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal, staff and surroundings. Four adults eating and no complaints from anyone. The rhubarb and ginger gin is worth going for alone!!

Thank Tagsalong
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with family for Sunday Lunch. The lady owner was so helpful talking us through everything on offer which was really appreciated as we had vegans, lactose intolerant and kids in the group. The food was all lovely and fresh and the service was...More

Thank natalia v
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had an evening meal here for 9 people including 4 children. The staff team were headed by an extremely friendly and accommodating lady, who made us feel very welcome and went above and beyond to meet our needs. The food was delicious - all...More

Thank beccfamily
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Jack J
28 March 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kinder Road, Peak District National Park, Hayfield SK22 4LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hayfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1663 741565
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