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The Eating House

Derbyshire Craft Centre Calver Bridge | The Derbyshire Craft Centre, Calver, Peak District National Park S32 3XA, England
+44 1433 631583
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (23 reviews)
“scones” (11 reviews)
“kedgeree” (10 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 5:30 pm Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Derbyshire Craft Centre Calver Bridge | The Derbyshire Craft Centre, Calver, Peak District National Park S32 3XA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a delightful small cafe attached to an interesting gift shop and a small bookshop which sells some excellent value children's books at end-of-line prices. The cafe is always busy but we have never NOT managed to find a table. There is a varied...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank layreader
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arriving i was approached by a member of staff and told quite sharply i couldnt sit there. I was to order before i took a table. I was quite clearly told off in front of the whole cafe. I left. I will not be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lesley4490
Lydia_Conner, Manager at The Eating House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. I apologise if you thought the staff member in question was telling you off, she really didn’t mean it to be taken that way, and knowing her well I am surprised she came across this way, she was simply trying...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

We often call in for a coffee and a scone or piece of cake. They have the most eclectic mix of cakes you could ever wish for and the coffee is good - with the filter coffee, you can have top-ups, which is an added...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SheffieldPip
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We visited this place twice after walking. The cakes are amazing. So many to choose from, including gluten free. We'll be back!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We called in on Bank Holiday Monday for a lunch. My son ordered the Falafel Baguette which he said was the best he had ever tasted...and he’s had quite a few. We often pop in here for lunch and it’s got a great choice of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank 123FC2014
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I reviewed this place before after a not so great experience but visited again yesterday with friends and am happy to report a much more enjoyable time with much friendlier service and staff who looked happy to be there. Food was lovely and we all...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Claire R
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We visited The Eating House for Breakfast at 9am as we were camping round the corner. My husband had the full English breakfast and I had the Vegan breakfast. Both were absolutely amazing (best vegan breakfast I’ve ever had). The staff were also so friendly....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Liv1977
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Decided to go for a cuppa after walking around the excellent craft shop. I was amazed to be offered the choice of 5 Gluten Free cakes. It took me a while to decide what to choose to eat. I had the date and walnut cake...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank producelady45
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Great service, helpful and speedy. Great coffee, tremendous choice of cakes and salads. Cold water a plenty too! Gorgeous

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Roger G
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Called in passing today for breakfast, blistering hot day so we ate outside in a small enclosed yard. The breakfast was "to die for". Consisting of sausage (locally produced), Bacon (beautifully crispy) , Black pudding, egg, grilled tomatoes beans and mushrooms and pikelets. Superb taste...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank David K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derbyshire Craft Centre Calver Bridge | The Derbyshire Craft Centre, Calver, Peak District National Park S32 3XA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hope Valley  >  Calver
  • Phone Number: +44 1433 631583
  • E-mail
Here at The Eating House we believe in offering high quality food in a homely, cosy environment. Whether you love traditional British fayre or have a taste for something more modern you will find something to delight your taste buds on our menu.
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