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The Bulls Head

) #22 of 54 Restaurants in Bakewell $$ - $$$ , British,
Church Street | Ashford-in-the-Water, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
+44 1629 812931
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Church Street | Ashford-in-the-Water, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dogs are allowed in all parts of the pub. We sat in the bar, which is a snug area. We ordered food which came in a timely manner and was enjoyed by us both. The staff were friendly and the manager even gave our dog...More

1  Thank kathwilliamson4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked to have dinner here on a Sunday evening. Good atmosphere, very friendly and while initially it was a little cramped it did clear. The food was delicious and the service good as were the obligatory desserts. Good value for money and worth a visit...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We called in for lunch today...very homely like you would expect from a village pub. Polite staff (especially the chap behind the bar) and waiting time acceptable for the food to arrive. On the face of it the food looked good but some was a...More

Thank KMA17
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Its not refined dining but we wanted a good village pub with real home cooked food and that is what we got and with friendly service. Four of us had mains ranging from Steak Pie ( excellent); Chicken & Stilton Pie ( very good); Haddock...More

1  Thank Greecophile
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Very small pub - booking is a must to avoid disappointment. Really good food - the steak pie is a triumph

Thank Marnie M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Went to the restaurant two nights running at the weekend. Excellent food and drinks. Would definitely recommend...

Thank bigmalc44
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A fantastic find - old English pub that oozes history and atmosphere. Lovely fire burning inside, great staff and a fantastic selection of food that was quickly served, piping hot and very well cooked. The steak was best in a long time, and the burger...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Pity we only had time for a drink! Pub is split into two areas - as you enter you can go left or right. Left is a small, cosy lounge and right is a larger dining area. Great ambiance either way:) Good selection of cask...More

Thank baobabjim
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Called in last evening , and we both had a main course next to the open fire , the food was really really good , we waited a little while ,as everything is clearly made from scratch ,and we could hear the hive of activity...More

Thank paul d
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service, great beer garden and selection of beers. Would highly recommend for a walking lunch stop

Thank Andy H
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Jo S
Is this pub dog friendly please?
28 December 2016|
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Response from Joby135 | Reviewed this property |
Am not sure. Most of the pubs in the area are dog friendly but I don't recall seeing any during my visits.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 13
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 21:00
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18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street | Ashford-in-the-Water, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812931
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County pub full of charm serving good quality traditional pub food locally sourced and freshly cooked
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