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The Okeover Arms

Mappleton, Ashbourne DE6 2AB, England
+44 1335 350305
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (28 reviews)
“belly pork” (8 reviews)
“pudding” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mappleton, Ashbourne DE6 2AB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sid & Jean who own the Oakover Arms are both Lovely and warm and welcoming Landlord and Landlady of the Pub. Food is a defo Must. All cooked fresh to Order. Never had a bad meal there yet. All the Staff are lovely and make...More

Thank RamsLad69
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a Friday evening, (we booked a table about 4 days before going) we were a group of 7 and were well looked after by a very young gentleman, who really knew what he could deliver. I guess we made it easy by...More

Thank Hugh D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made several visits to this lovely pub whilst on a week’s break in the Peak District. Menu is fantastic especially Fish and Chip special on Fridays. Lots of local ales and very nice restaurant offering excellent value meals. Great service and welcome in this lovely...More

Thank Sandylily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here with our dog after a lovely walk and were given a very warm welcome. Staff were friendly and had a lovely chat to some locals. We ordered fish and chips which was top notch! The fish is battered in the kitchen and...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, good value, especially the "small plates" warm welcome from friendly staff but unless you can get a table at the south end of the bar near the fire save your visit for warmer times. On a cold day in February the fire at...More

Thank JMW5813
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Nice atmosphere with a good selection of ales and wine however very average food, with a pretty poor pie ‘special’ and rubbish chips

Thank Henry T
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Lovely busy pub, plenty of choice on the menu and the specials board, all at good prices. Shepherds pie £9 for example. Food was all tasty, you can see why its so busy ! Portions are big and wished i hadnt had the dessert !!...More

Thank martandvic
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

When we walked in we weren't bowled over, and it's true there are prettier, more atmospheric pubs in the area. The faded plastic flowers in the loos could go, too. However the service was mostly friendly and the food fantastic, and we could see why...More

1  Thank StarsForEyes
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Sunday walk with my wife and our boxer dog called at the Oakover for quick bite & pint to which we were told all tables were full for both sittings so we sat outside & ordered a sandwich and bowl of chips whilst eating these...More

Thank G F
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Called in (five of us) on Saturday lunchtime at 2.45PM on a cold snowy day in Jan. Super helpful young staff soon set us a table right by the log fire.They had a superb selection of real ales,the was a lovely locally brewed one in...More

Thank Davede2014
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Debra F
13 December 2017|
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Response from Okimim | Reviewed this property |
I think you are best giving them a call.. You can't book a meal through a review website as far as I know..
5 April 2017|
Response from AnnH01923 | Reviewed this property |
very good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mappleton, Ashbourne DE6 2AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 350305
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