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Peak View Restaurant & Tearoom

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Buxton New Road, Macclesfield, England
+44 1298 22103
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Thu - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
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Rickmansworth
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing views of the peaks from here, the staff are friendly and the food was very nice. It's gets extremely busy so you may have to wait for a table. I will definitely be returning,

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Thank SarahGowdy
Manchester, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not dined here for a long time but the food was as delicious as ever. Service was good and it was nice and cosy sat by the open fire on a cold damp, foggy day! Although we didn't try and the cakes and puddings looked amazing. The sausage, cheese and red onion chutney baguette was delicious and the portions quite... More 

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Thank leannedoris76
Buxton, United Kingdom
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299 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I first reviewed this tearoom after it had been refurbished three years ago. Fortunately, I can say that it is still a great tearoom to visit in any season, although only open Thursdays to Sundays. We last called on a wintry afternoon and it was so warm and welcoming inside and the homemade cakes were delicious. In the autumn when... More 

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Thank mercuryderbyshire
Manchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've driven past this place loads but never been in. It was very inviting, cosy with a fire on and really homely. Light food was 5* as were drinks. Definitely will be back here again. Location is amazing. Only thing could be improved is service. However I think its nice being laidback it adds to the relaxed setting.

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Thank 1992foodshouldbegood
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely lunch with family as a belated Christmas treat, food was excellent, we were well looked after, having booked a table for 10 of us. Starters were yummy, kiddies meal was served at same time as requested. Everyone enjoyed their main meal and I had lovely fruit crumble for pudding with custard which was delicious. Some bought cake to take... More 

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Thank CheshireRita
Buxton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the well hidden gems of the peak district is the Peak View tearoom. It is situated on the A537 road between Buxton and Macclesfield just past the Cat and Fiddle pub. It is worth visiting for the views alone and is perfect if walking on the hills or sightseeing in the area. There is a wide selection of... More 

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Thank Chinleylass
Buxton, United Kingdom
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299 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

We enjoyed a snack lunch a week before Christmas. The café was busy but we were fitted in and served reasonably quickly. We were warned that there would be a wait, but it wasn't as long as predicted. The food was well cooked and we enjoyed our meals. The waitresses were very cheerful and pleasant.

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Thank Lynda B
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

More than a tea room, a fantastic restaurant too! We held my partners 60th birthday celebrations here recently and had a private function. The menu was stunning, with a great selection, the food was fantastic. Gail and Philip and their staff went to so much trouble to ensure everything was as we wanted it, pre dinner drinks reception, birthday cake... More 

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Thank macclesfieldgirl
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

We coem to the Peak View Cafe every time we visit the UK We have visited in the summer and Winter. We visit as a family with young children. Every visit is excellent - The staff are wonderful, the food is excellent for a cafe, you wont get better anywhere. If you have been walking on ther hills or been... More 

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Thank John T
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I've been here three times for tea and cake and have enjoyed it every time. There is a great variety of cakes on offer and the portions are more than adequate. Friendly service too and great views.

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Thank Carolyn M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 9
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buxton New Road, Macclesfield, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Macclesfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 22103
Description
Overlooking the sweeping Peak Park towards the Cheshire plain, the restaurant and tearoom is an ideal place to relax and unwind in a friendly atmosphere. In winter we always have a roaring fire and in summer you can sit outside and soak in the breathtaking views.

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