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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

Visited this place today with my family. I had the roast lamb which was one of the best lamb pieces I've ever eaten. It was truly beautiful, really tender. It was served with a really nice potato and turnip mash and a really nice selection of sautéed vegetables. Yorkshire pudding was great too, although slightly burnt. Topped with a generous...

2Thank AlexaExarc
thepeacockbakewell, ....we only do lovely, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

....and a lovely post in return AlexaExarc, although if the Yorkie was slightly burnt we apologise, but I guess that comes with the territory of Homemade Yorkshire Puddings - none of this microwave rubbish you more than often find in the two for a tenner establishments, not forgetting the delicious gravy the Chefs Concoct. Thanks for the post Alex, and...

Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Booked for 2 nights, but checked out after 1. The staff didn’t want to know why, and really didn’t seem to care. I Was put in what is described on the website as a “luxury studio”. The word luxury must have been lost in translation somehow, as the room appears to be little more than a converted shed. Certainly not...

19Thank DW00D5
thepeacockbakewell, Are we speaking the same language, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

I actually believe 100% that DWOODS has got himself lost in translation with this review.... When the guest requested if he could check out after one night with Sandra, a member of staff who was on duty that morning, who I will stress right here right now, is as polite a girl as you will find, and after speaking with...

West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2014 via mobile

Came here based on trip advisor reviews. Great little pub, centrally located with a real buzz of atmosphere for a Saturday afternoon. A little pricier than those in similar positions although we don't mind paying extra for quality, which we received. I ordered ham and cheese panini, great choice but personally too much cheese meant I could not really taste...

4Thank flowersinthewindow89
thepeacockbakewell, Gran's are a speciality, especially, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

Good Old Trip Advisor pulls it off again with a lovely post from flowersinthewindow, which coincidentally the Peacock has, and allegedly as nice a window display with the magnificent floral spread you will find in Bakewell - especially during the summer months. Your comments with regard to the Hot Steak Sandwiches are heard loud 'n' clear, but we prefer to...

Bradfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Having made a few trips to The Peacock Inn, I decided to write this review... because without a doubt this place offers the best bar menu going...more like Restaurant quality. Delicious food beautifully presented. If you're looking for a good pub, serving cracking good meals, I would definitely recommend coming here. Great atmosphere, great staff... Landlord a real character...reminds me...

2Thank Jazbev
thepeacockbakewell, Is it a bird, plane or Mick Wilson, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

Fabulous - yeah, I'd have to agree with that from the man with little to say! Thanks to Jazz & Bev, who know when they're in the right place!

Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Stayed at the Peacock in Bakewell and had a lovely time. Location is perfect right in the heart of the town - very close to the lovely river. Room was great - a family room that I booked as a twin so my mum and I had a double bed each with a nice bathroom in between. Had a very...

3Thank Alison B
thepeacockbakewell, A room tip for families staying in Bakewell, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

Alison B - we are Privileged & Humbled, but Thank You, and Glad you enjoyed the Experience of Beautiful Bakewell, and The Peacock. Thanks for the Room Tip, which is ideal for Families staying a night or two - or three, four or even five!

Mornington Peninsula
Reviewed 31 August 2014

I booked a room at this hotel over the telephone and was advised it was a bank holiday that night so the tarriff was 120 pounds paid in advance. Well silly me went ahead and booked it, bad mistake !!!!! When we arrived the hotel private car park was being used as a beer garden, covered in tables and chairs,...

19Thank wacazac
thepeacockbakewell, Pay that Fine, as I ain't no Traffic Warden, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

Quite unbelievable really - the guy from Down Under comes on Trip Advisor and blames the Peacock because he got a parking ticket - nothing like passing the buck I guess. The bad mistake wacazac was you, as you simply can't read or are plain stupid, as for one, no one sent you anywhere in the direction of the car...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2014

I stayed in this bed and breakfast on business late July and can say this is one of the most welcoming and comfortable stays I have ever experienced. The food is incredible (especially the steak pie) and as for the staff, I wish I could find more like these! Also the bed was like a cloud, the air-con was a...

2Thank sam s
thepeacockbakewell, Where can I find a Great Pub in Bakewell, well in the Top One, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

Sam - Thank you for the lovely comments as we fed and watered you well, and as an added bonus kept you cool in the still of the heated night - it was hot for a period back in July, so your comments are well appreciated! All, at the Peacock in Bakewell - although not the Best Pub in Derbyshire,...

Reviewed 25 August 2014

We arrived on a wet evening and had booked a one night stay and group dinner. I could not get the shower to work so re-dressed and went to the bar for help. A man subsequently came to the room and fixed it. He spoke not a word. We thought that was slightly eccentric but attached no great significance to...

41Thank davidgriffiths
thepeacockbakewell, always check Trip Advisor first, but don't forget the Times second, if you want a true account, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

So you come on Trip Advisor davidgriffiths and condemn us because you don't know how to turn a shower on and you can't run a tab, and for that reason we are awarded one star.... ....you even go further and inform other potential guests to stay somewhere else - this in the electronic age is your prerogative and I guess...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2014

we called in on a very wet bank holiday Monday, gorgeous food. We both chose from main menu, I had Chilli, very nice presentation, not boring mince but proper chunky beef chilli. Hubby had the steak pie, excellent presentation and packed full of meat. We will be back!!

1Thank Anita245
thepeacockbakewell, When it's raining you're still assured Fab Food, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

Fab review Anita where you enjoyed the hospitality of the Peacock on a wet Bank Holiday Monday, but we were glad to have you, and hopefully we'll see you next time, on hopefully a more pleasant day! Thank You, and take no notice of the chap above, as he needs to go back to Timbuktoo - oops sorry Tibet, because...

leigh uk
Reviewed 24 August 2014

My fiance and i called in here for something to eat on a busy bank holiday sunday. Drinks were fairly priced .The menu looked good but a little on the expensive side at first glance BUT. As we sat in the beer garden choosing we noticed the size and quality of the meals as they were brought out for other...

3Thank bexndale
thepeacockbakewell, Is it Becky & Dale, at The Peacock Bakewell, responded to this review

Well we'd just like to say we too are glad you popped into the Peacock - and yes it was a very busy Bank Holiday Sunday, but you saw through all the paraphernalia, and enjoyed the Peacock for what it is and what it does well...... Thanks bexndale - is that Becky and Dale, because if it is, you've got...

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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Peacocok is a 200 year old, and very typical English pub set in the Centre of Bakewell Town. We offer accommodation varying from lovely traditional type rooms in the old stables fully converted with en-suite bathrooms (showers only) inc full English breakfast if booked direct with the Peacock as opposed to third party web sites - Book direct with the Peacock to achieve a better deal. The Pub has a very varied menu that is all prepared and cooked on the premises by very skilled competant chefs with many fantastic specials. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Peacock Bakewell

Address: Bridge Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1DS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Bakewell
Price Range: ₹ 9,270 - ₹ 16,595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Good choice of rooms,couples,family, romantic the choice is yours!”
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“Room 4 was very comfortable”
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“We were in an annex which only had one other room so it was lovely and quiet”
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“Can't comment. Ours overlooked the car park. Not great.”
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“great location”
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