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The Royal Oak

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Hurdlow | Buxton, Hurdlow, Peak District National Park SK17 9QJ, England
+44 1298 83288
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (45 reviews)
“burger” (33 reviews)
“game pie” (26 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Hurdlow | Buxton, Hurdlow, Peak District National Park SK17 9QJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed our meal here we were a party of 4 and we all had a varied meal which was well presented. The food was quite large portion and we could not manage a starter and shared a desert. The resturant has a good...More

Thank nestcottage
Reviewed yesterday

popped in for lunch whilst we were off work. We booked ahead but it wasn't very busy when we got there. Staff were good, although we were disappointed no one told us about the boards with burgers and pies on when we got there, we...More

Thank Derbyshire_Foodie92
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were a party of six and had a great meal here on Saturday evening. It was very busy and booking is advisable. The food was fabulous and plentiful and the service wonderful. The pies are fantastic

Thank mah18632016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed nearby for a week, ate here 3 times. Sunday roast was delicious and the Bakewell Tart was a favourite

Thank alexiatayl0r
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd never been to The Royal Oak before but I will definitely return. The menu is absolutely amazing and the food is totally fresh and prepared on the premises. You are just spoilt for choice. The pub is set in a quirky position but is...More

Thank Petert K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back home from a wonderful day in Derbyshire walking on Kinder Scout. We booked the Royal Oak to round off the day as it's on our way back home to Notts. It made our day. We were later than anticipated as the walk...More

Thank 504lynw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting for dinner with friends during a camping trip in 2016, we agreed that both our meals were among the best we've ever had. This year we went back to the Peak District for another holiday and ate at the Oak twice, again loving...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been going to the Royal Oak for about 5 years now and it started off as pretty much sensational pub food. Last few visits have been decidedly average including today where I had fish & chips, called on my own for the first time without...More

1  Thank RobnDav
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a day at Alton Towers we headed northward in search of The Royal Oak. The GPS couldn't locate it. Some help from the locals later we managed to find an almost full carpark at 6pm on a Wednesday. I hadn't booked and we were...More

Thank theorangeeagle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped off for lunch here after a walk along the trail. Easy to find and a really atmospheric traditional pub. Food and drink were first class and the staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank davemartin3
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Trevor P
12 May 2017|
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Response from Lindsey I | Reviewed this property |
Just a customer. If you want real ale, at Youlgreave they do a wonderful pint of Theakstons Old Peculiar.
Penelope C
19 February 2017|
Response from June M | Reviewed this property |
Sunday 8.30 am to 11 pm just checked their website

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hurdlow | Buxton, Hurdlow, Peak District National Park SK17 9QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hurdlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 83288
Postcode: SK17 9QJ
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