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The Bean and Bag

Water Lane, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EU, England
+44 1629 812999
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (21 reviews)
“scones” (20 reviews)
“paninis” (4 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 am - 4:30 pm Hours
British, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Water Lane, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EU, England
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We have been to this cafe a few times when we have been in Bakewell. The staff are friendly and the service quick .The food is good and reasonably priced.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Allways try and visit this little cafe when out walking round Bakewell for my sausage cob and pot of tea...Great value and tasty too! The staff are really lovely and allways find time for a quick chat. Comfy little place and highly recommended!

Thank Fellwalker63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

called in this cafe ask if they did toasties they said not on menu but we can do them i ordered cheese and tommato one my partner had chicken and cheese one we also ordered milk shakes when we got our meals was very disappointed...More

Thank 697cupcake
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great time in Bakewell capped off with lunch at our favourite lunch spot there. Staff are friendly and the food is spot on. Always take a bit of cake away with us to enjoy later. Will be back for sure.

Thank james b
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Popped in on a late Saturday afternoon for cake and a cuppa. Lovely friendly staff. Nice selection of homemade cakes and scones. Had 4 hot drinks plus two scones with jam and cream plus a caramel shortbread. They were all delicious and we were served...More

Thank LandJClarkson
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Came for a bite of breakfast before a long trip home. Very friendly staff in a very busy cafe. Managed to get a table, service quick. Couldn't believe the size of the portions when arrived, good value for money as they were "proper" sausages and...More

Thank Shaun T
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Been here before , very welcoming, mix of olde worlds and modern, friendly and attentive staff, nice clean warm and cosy. Sat with a view outside ,people watching,while having a warming pot of lovely tea. Ratings button on my machine don’t seem to work so...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Pleasant cafe in the centre of Bakewell. Friendly welcome. Good breakfast and good value too. Haven't tried the lunch menu but that looks good too.

1  Thank TeaRoomTed
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Easy to get to but not that big. Staff are friendly and the food is basic but nice. Good value for money

Thank Liam O
Reviewed 23 December 2017

called in here today and were very impressed. Great service, great coffee and mince pies to melt in your mouth. Wonderful value too.

Thank Sharon B
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Questions & Answers
28 January 2018|
Response from SheffieldPip | Reviewed this property |
They certainly have a full English and toast etc.
31 October 2017|
Response from Natalie B | Property representative |
Unfortunately not, sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 8
Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Water Lane, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812999
Family run cafe in the heart of bakewell offering locally sourced freshly prepared meals, cakes and scones
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