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Miltons Head

63 Spring Gardens, Buxton SK17 6BJ, England
+44 1298 24733
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
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Bar, British
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63 Spring Gardens, Buxton SK17 6BJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very local pub with a lot of regular locals. They do have a few rooms though so one is mainly set aside for the locals. Food and drinks here are good with a great local atmosphere.

Thank therambler1
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank u not many left now

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hearty pub grub. Cold ale. The jukebox seems to have every song under the sun. Quiet at times and busy other times.

Thank Andyst0ckport
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

its getting quieter every year but thanks for bobbin in

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good local pub with good food and beer. The Milton is the only pub left on Buxton town centers main street Spring Gardens since the white lion and grove closed down. There are 3 main bars/rooms. One is popular with the locals, the other is...More

Thank j0hnj1980
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank n its hard work at the mo being tied

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Busy little place, lovely welcoming staff and a good food selection; Gordon Ramsey tells businesses to keep selections limited and they do this whilst maintaining a good selection - well done; our first visit to Buxton and “we’ll be back” !

2  Thank Chris T
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

so glad you enjoyed and hope to see you again. And spread the word thanx

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The landlord was the rudest one i've come across in nearly 30 years of drinking. It was nearly deserted on a Saturday night, which should have given us the warning to avoid, but hopefully this review will. Definitely only for friends of the landlord -...More

Thank wakeyrob71
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

when u hav people doing drugs in your toilets and giving dodjy £20s behind the bar,yes i will be bit anoyed,aspecialy when i new a few of them, so if you wernt one of these people i appolagise.

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Called in while housekeeper was shopping well for me what a pleasant surprise to find racing on tv super locals a couple of great guys who were interested in racing game I had a great time talking with them any housekeeper came in she wanted...More

Thank b0bthebet
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

glad u enjoyned. n see you again

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Walked in and didn’t stay long small front area weird layout in the back with 0 atmosphere. Smell of fried food was of putting. Real disappointment as the outside looked so welcoming

Thank Khadi B
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

a real pub with real pub grub ??

Reviewed 6 November 2017

We called in last Saturday whilst shopping, mainly attracted by the poppy bunting and patriotic frontage which was very much also in evidence inside. The beer was up to scratch and my wife enjoyed her wine but the furniture was wooden and basic with a...More

Thank Norman B
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

hi thanx for those comments it was me in the kitchen that day,i do recall me picking a lamb chop up to balance it on its bone side to stop it over cooking, but as for licking fingers? i might of of burnt my self...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Half way through a shopping trip we came upon this place nestling conveniently on the main Street and as my wife isn't as nimble on her pins as days gone bye we called in for some lunch ..we weren't disappointed, a generously portioned meal and...More

Thank Gerry H
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

thank you glad you enjoyed and may be see you's agen soon

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We got off the plane in Manchester and drove through Buxton, looking for our first British pub. Found. Local beer. Friendly locals. And great fish and chips with mushy peas. We are in the U.K.!!!!!

Thank Tom H
332jasonw, Manager at Miltons Head, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017
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glad you enjoyed

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 11
Cuisine
Bar, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Spring Gardens, Buxton SK17 6BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 24733
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Description
This is a town centre pub, The only town centre pub now, We open at 10 am til 12am ish depending on how busy we are. We serve from 11ish,till 7ish, Some time's later, Some time earlier, Depending on how busy we are. We have pool, Darts and entertainment at least once a month, We have two cask ale's on. Stella, carling, And corr's light,Boddy's, Guinness And stowford press cider
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