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The Bowling Green Inn

2 North Avenue, Ashbourne DE6 1EZ, England
+44 1335 342511
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (247 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 North Avenue, Ashbourne DE6 1EZ, England
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1 - 10 of 778 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

It was the first time I had visited the Bowling Green and was really looking forward to the festive meal . there was quite a crowd of us with all different menus being ordered.There was quite a wait for our meals which we didnt mind...More

Thank Gwen K
Reviewed 6 days ago

We recently ate the festive menu here at lunchtime and we were very disappointed by the total experience. "The roast turkey with bacon wrapped round stuffing" was an inferior turkey and bacon roll cut into two thin slices each. We were served three sprouts each...More

Thank Parsleyhay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Consistently good food and service by very pleasant staff. We have lost count of the number of times we have been with and without firends and family.

1  Thank SuPaAl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited here a few times but never for Sunday lunch. The 2 courses for £11.95 is excellent value and the food was outstanding as always. Well worth a visit if in the area.

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my friend and been here quite a few times! Always great food and friendly staff. Steaks are amazing! Highly recommended!

Thank kirsty130797
Reviewed 10 November 2017

My parents, husband and I dropped in for lunch, on the way to Buxton and was pleasantly surprised. The staff were very attentive. The meals great value for 2 courses £10 or three courses £12. Excellent home made food and lots of it. Steak was...More

Thank Kay H
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We brought the family to The Bowling Green to celebrate a family birthday . It was booked purely on chance, as our daughter was working close by and we are normally 210 miles away from her. We are all pleased we did pick this restaurant....More

1  Thank StanB0110
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

A group of friends and I booked a table here last minute on a Sunday afternoon. The staff where helpful and Friendly over the phone and let us know Roast dinners where sold out for the day but the normal menu was still on. The...More

Thank emloat
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We decided to have an evening meal on the last night of our holiday at the local Sandy Brook Park and decided on the Bowling Green Inn, having seen the great reviews on TripAdvisor, it did not disappoint. Despite being very busy and all tables...More

Thank Catterallwhite
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We had lunch after a long walk with our dog. The 2 courses for £10 was excellent value. I had steak and chips followed by treacle tart. It was very tasty. Staff were great. We would recommend this place to everyone.

Thank cutelilfamilyof4
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Questions & Answers
Jenny T
5 January 2017|
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Response from Aimee R |
Yes. Just ask any member of staff and they will happily show you the coeliac menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 25
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 North Avenue, Ashbourne DE6 1EZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 342511
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