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Jug & Glass Inn

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Main Road, Lea, Matlock, England
+44 1629 534232
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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We live not far from the jug and glass and often visit at weekend for a leisurely pint. We had a German visitor staying with us and decided to go to jug and glass for an evening meal on a Saturday night. Although they were busy and we had not booked we quickly had a table, drinks and a menu... More 

Thank Pat F
United Kingdom
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96 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Nice greeting and friendly service. Lunch was ok and reasonably enjoyable. Lamb Rogan Josh and Fish pie both nice but a little dearer than some pubs with nothing extra for the increased price. There was no pie available so on leaving I said that I would like to return and try the 'Homemade' pie on the board only to be... More 

Thank bewrayer
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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242 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

we booked in advance for an evening meal for 26, Landlord gave us a private room. The food was excellent, service cannot be faulted. They coped exceedingly well with our large group, all food tasty, well presented. Choice of local hand pulled ales. The pub was a short walk uphill from Pear tree farm where we were staying, just far... More 

Thank johnl1950
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

A beautiful old country pub/restaurant that allows dogs in the bar area. Good selection of beers and a good range of choices on the menu. Not over priced.

Thank Brian T
lincs, England
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221 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch whilst on a walk. It was a Friday lunchtime and sadly the place was very quiet but times are hard in the pub world. Friendly barman/ landlord and a good choice of food from full meals to light bites. My chilli was delicious. This place is how pubs should be - traditionally decorated, welcoming and serving... More 

Thank merlymoo
Derby, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I went to the Jug and Glass with some old (average age about 75) friends on a Saturday in June. There were about 18 of us. We had pre-booked and placed our orders in advance - only fair to do this with such a large party. The food choice was good and everyone was very pleased with the quality of... More 

Thank JohnPDerby
Oak Run
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

We walked here from Manor Farm B&B up the hill. What a delightful experience that was through the sheep fields and woods. We were all tired from traveling and this dinner was one of the best we have had. Great traditional Pub food and a good selection of ciders and beer. The waiter had a wonderful sense of humor and... More 

Thank Maynard1
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Have been here several times recently for an evening meal with friends. This is a lovely, friendly, traditional pub with a lovely, people-focussed atmosphere. If you like a musak-free pub with a burning log fire, you will love The Jug. The beers change, but are all excellent. The food is lovely, though prices seem to be creeping up and the... More 

Thank David L
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215 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

One of my frequently visited pubs. Cozy atmosphere with log fire, hearty pub grub like cheese and pickle baguettes, fish and chips, landlord is a lovely man even though we tease him rather a lot ;)

Thank collymarps
Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

We were stopping at the local Manor Farm B&B and the Jug and Glass was recommended. It is a terrific local pub. The food was good for both veggies and meat eaters and not too expensive. (a new chef seems to have made a difference). There is a good range of beers on offer. The restaurant area was cosy but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Lea, Matlock, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Lea
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 534232
The Jug and Glass offers traditional food at reasonable prices.

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