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The Ashford Arms Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Church Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
+44 1629 812725
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (63 reviews)
“mixed grill” (16 reviews)
“trout” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Church Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Most of the dinner was adequate without being exceptional, but the lamb shank was appalling and virtually inedible. Every restaurant produces a bad dish from time to time, but the complete “don’t care” attitude of the staff was very bad. I eventually persuaded them to...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brought a party of 19 to the Ashford Arms on Sunday 8th April 2018 for a celebratory lunch to mark our 25th Wedding Anniversary. We have eaten many many times here over the past 40 years, pincipally because the food is superb, the choice is...More

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clearly dependant on older tourists. Traditional British pub trying to be a restaurant. Understaffed so long lonely waits at the bar to order. Brown baguettes fairly stodgy. Fazed by request for flat white coffee as there new machine didn't have a button for that. Espresso...More

3  Thank David C
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Visited the Ashford Arms part way through a long walk. We both ordered the Sunday roast and it was awesome. We had tried to get a taxi back to the Monsall Head hotel but there are few local taxis operating in the area and no...More

2  Thank chrishandley2018
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Went for my partners birthday. We order the roast dinners quick efficient service. The meals were excellent the meat was cooked to perfection the meat was so tender- we had lamb and beef. Good attentive staff. Thinking of going back next week to try the...More

Thank chefshazam
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We visited on January 20th to celebrate a family birthday. We were shown to table 41 next to a family with loud children. The Thai fish cake starter was okay, the prawn cocktail consisted of eight prawns a some salad . We had trout which...More

1  Thank david070761
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We visited Ashford recently and on our second night discovered the ashford arms. Excellent service, a warm and welcoming interior and tasty food. My husband had a steak and I had delicious Minty lamb. We will be back!

1  Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 12 January 2018

very good welcome and fine beer . we went for the steak night on wednesday nights. we were not dissapointed . the steak that each one of us had was very good and served with some nice vegetables . good service.

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We enjoyed a delicious evening meal here. The food was excellent as was the service. Good value for money too! I would recommend it!

Thank jcawth7683
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Ordered fresh fruit salad as I am borderline diabetic. When it came it was tinned fruit salad (full of sugar) with three slices of banana

Thank gordonandlorraine
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1 July 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812725
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