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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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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (32 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
“panini” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Water Lane, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in initially for a coffee. Feeling peckish we had the homemade carrot and coriander soup came with a choice of sandwiches for just under £6 Good value for money. The food was excellent nice coffee. Good and friendly service what more would you want.

Thank JoandDave69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly, I have to agree withtraveldoc65 that the filter coffee is very weak, could hardly taste the coffee at all. We live nearby and have been using this cafe for quite a long time and it seems to me that it keeps changing hands, as...More

Thank SheffieldPip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting Oak cakes, which us must to experience but beware be hungry. Would recommend. Excellent and friendly service.

Thank N1229ODchrisl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just driving through the Peak District, and we parked in Bakewell to get a bite to eat. We found this place, tried it, and thoroughly enjoyed a snack. Initially we rejected other places as, we didn't want to sit outside on a cold October lunchtime,...More

Thank Thowdmon
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Came here on a midweek morning with high hopes for coffee and fruit toast. The café was spacious with a pleasant ambience and table service. Service was fine though I had to wait for cinnamon toast as the morning delivery was still awaited at 9.30.The...More

Thank traveldoc65
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This was our favourite café during our stay in Bakewell due to its friendly service and relaxed atmosphere. The food was always tasty and the cakes were delicious.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 18 September 2018

An impromptu stop during a flying visit of Bakewell with two friends. The weather was nice, so we chose to enjoy it! The Bean and Bag was our choice for food, the place looking very inviting from the outside. Upon first entering we were told...More

Thank christopherrB6715DW
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We ate breakfast here on a Sunday morning before cycling the Monsal Trail. Food was delicious and plentiful, and service was polite and friendly. Would recommend to others

Thank madmazCheshire
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Right in the heart of it all. Staff always friendly. Goats cheese, walnut and grape bap for me, plus tea; Brie and cranberry panini and cappuccino o for the other half. Good food, good value..and there’s full English breakfasts for the traditionalists. Really like the...More

Thank Roland C
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Bakewell today, what a lovely town, so beautiful really wanted a nice afternoon tea. Stopped at the Bean and Bag a lovely airy bright tea room. Ordered an afternoon tea and what a treat the biggest problem was eating it all. Delightful sandwiches and...More

Thank Lorraine D
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33meganp
28 January 2018|
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Response from SheffieldPip | Reviewed this property |
They certainly have a full English and toast etc.
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TheNokes
31 October 2017|
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Response from Natalie B | Property representative |
Unfortunately not, sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 8
Meals
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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
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
Description
Family run cafe in the heart of bakewell offering locally sourced freshly prepared meals, cakes and scones
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