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The Ashwood Inn - CLOSED

Derby Road, Alfreton DE55 7AT, England
+44 1773 431985
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
4 May 2016
“Never again”
1 May 2016
“Awful food!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Pub
Derby Road, Alfreton DE55 7AT, England
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Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

This might be an unfair review because we ended up leaving before we sat down. It was cold, smelly, and the carvery looked like it had been out from the previous day. For a Saturday evening and a large dining area it was vacant apart...More

1  Thank Darren L
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We used to visit this place when it was the swan and salmon, it was our favourite place with a great carvery. We moved away from the area and still used to travel back just for the carvery. And then... on our last visit the...More

2  Thank Jen H
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

The Ashwood was a good place too have a carvery but oh dear the place has never recovered from the previous tenants.Saturday night's are dead ( when the place should be packed) and we called one Sunday it wasn't that busy and the food wasn't...More

2  Thank TLC597
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Took my mum here yesterday and wasnt disapointed very well presented staff and pub and the food was just the best red hot food and all served with a smile even though it was early evening and we hadnt booked they fit us in with...More

1  Thank superbike57
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We came here for the first time on Saturday evening with friends. When I saw what was on offer for the carvery I couldn't believe it - a choice of three meats, 2 casseroles, sausages, potato cheese & leek and then all the vegetables. Three...More

Thank Tymoshan
Reviewed 7 March 2016

This place used to be fantastic ,I'm not sure what has gone wrong. we went in and there was not one else eating and when we had our food from the carvery the meat was all dried up because it had been there that long...More

2  Thank lisa h
Reviewed 1 March 2016

A nicely decorated place with a reasonable menu, it wasn't that busy on the night we went, but the guy behind the bar was half asleep and the young lady was running around doing most of the work, so even getting a drink was slow....More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Decided to call into the ashwood on Tuesday evening after looking for somewhere to dine due to having our kitchen re-done, well all I can say is I'm glad we stumbled across this beautiful venue, I have sausage and mash which was full flavour and...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I've had some very nice roasts here. Its not particularly cheap but the food is very nice and as it is served buffet style, there is plenty. If the weather is nice it is lovely to sit out back on the decking. There is also...More

Thank LadyHazard
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

We were left extremely disappointed today after visiting for lunch. My husband ordered a mixed grill, but the chef came to tell us her order had not arrived, so my husband ordered a steak instead, we noticed the chef smelt very strongly of cigarettes, not...More

4  Thank Lauren R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 3 - USD 14
British, Pub
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derby Road, Alfreton DE55 7AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Alfreton
  • Phone Number: +44 1773 431985
NOW UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT AS OF NOVEMBER 2015... The Ashwood Inn is a traditional British pub serving good, honest food. Including fantastic value lunch time meals Monday to Thursday, an extensive evening menu, as well as an all you can eat carvery dinner, all day Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The pub has a superb beer garden, with al fresco dining area, as well as a childrens slide and swing. To the front of the pub is a large car park, and another al fresco dining area, situated on a wooden decked veranda. The pub serves real ale as well as draught, and a good range of international wines.
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