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Ladybower Inn

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Bamford, Peak District National Park S33 0AX, England
+44 1433 651241
08:00 - 21:00
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just came in for a couple of pints after a walk round Ladybower. Very welcoming staff and clean facilities. Would be perfect in summer months sat outside.

Thank BenjaminSenior
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food,good service,reasonable prices;will definitely visit again.A cosy inn adjacent to Ladybower surrouned by beautiful countyrside

Thank BOBENE16
Hartley Wintney, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really good wholesome on the whole British food quite a reasonable price. My only criticism is that there is no where to sit other than at a table, no relaxing sofa's so its a bit like a canteen.

Thank RobAiers
Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place used to have local beers, now only offers Bateman's and Doom Bar. The Bateman's beers were undrinkable and were left undrunk.

Thank Joe N
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for Sunday lunch and it was good. The staff seemed really nice. All our food came really fast the only downside was my Sunday dinner was the only one which they had forgotten to put peas on. But we didn't say anything as it was busy and didn't want to bother the staff while it was busy. The... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Norwich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this pub after a cycle ride around the Derwent reservoir; so we were really hungry! We all had different meals, but my son had chicken dippers and said they were really tasty, and the burgers were top notch. Staff were friendly, and it was good value for money. Would definitely return.

Thank Rachel E
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here after a long morning walk around Derwent Dam. Nice friendly bar staff, we all ordered hot beef sandwiches with a bowl of chips. Food served quick, piping hot and tasted delicious (especially the chips!!). Would call in again, especially on a nice winter day to experience food and a drink in front of the fire.

Thank travelling-ami
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely friendly staff, which deliver a brilliant service. The food was exceptional. Brilliant value for money! Will definitely be back!

Thank Zoe S
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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65 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Excellent pub food served in friendly relaxed environment. Varied menu to suit all tastes. Generous portions. The steak pie was served with chips, mange tout and carrots and was delicious, the burger huge! Would definitely visit again when in the area.

Thank Muddypuddles
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is an beautiful pub with great staff. We are very fussy inside the pub is very clean with fantastic decor it makes you feel totally at home. The staff are superb really pleasant not over powering and really efficient and friendly. Now the food...... Speechless we had a huge burger and a hot sandwich both with chips. This was... More 

Thank JasonEdwardShaw

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 29
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bamford, Peak District National Park S33 0AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hope Valley  >  Bamford
  • Phone Number: +44 1433 651241
The Ladybower Inn is a quaint stone gastropub nestled by the picturesque Ladybower Reservoir in rural Derbyshire. As well as serving homecooked food and a selection of real ales, there are also seven en suite rooms many of which are dog friendly. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms along with tea and coffee making facilities, with some offering views of the reservoir.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?