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The Ashford Arms Restaurant

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Church Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
+44 1629 812725
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Church Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

This was a very disappointing experience. We tried the pub for dinner and because it was extremely busy the staff were struggling to cope. The service was surly and the trencherman's portions did not compensate for the unimaginative food. My wife's pie had soggy pastry...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Meal ok...staff not interested in customer experience....takes ages to get to order and requests for drinks forgotten about.not helpful..such a shame could be nice.food average. Would we return..no

Thank foxylady005
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

To find pub food as good as this is almost impossible. Not a frozen pea or other vegetable to be seen! All were the real thing. Highly recommended and reasonably priced

Thank jhbSlovakia
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Went mid week for lunch, we were greeted with a friendly, warm welcome. Very nice food with a lovely selection on the specials board, everything was hot & presented nicely but most of all it was Very tasty

Thank millmc1
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

A family group of all ages all had a delicious meal here, there was plenty of choice to suit all tastes. The only downside was we couldn't all clear our plates as good size portions which was a shame as too good to waste any...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Wow! I feel like my husband and I have just been transported back in time to the 70's. Very dark furnishings, dark patterned carpets, plastic ivy in hanging baskets, dark ceilings in the conservatory, blinds down on a beautiful evening, tatty place mats, dated cutlery...More

Thank saddwd
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Main meal was nice but how the vegetables came served was off putting. No consideration if people are lactose intolerant or not fans of cauliflower & cheese as it came in the same serving bowl as the broccoli & carrots meaning it was all covered...More

Thank Vaughan M
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Called in here whilst working at Bakewell Show. The menu is extensive and good value. The food was hot and tasty and I would certainly come back if in the area again.

Thank jakeandbella
Reviewed 2 September 2016

My sister and I met up with family from Sheffield and went for a meal at the ash ford arms last Wednesday. The meal was lovely but the service was very slow from ordering drinks to getting our meals .

Thank susan m
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

What a shame, was really looking forward to a nice meal in pleasant surroundings. Unfortunately the level of service was poor. I understand the pub was busy but the landlord was unfriendly and dismissive. The young staff that served us were efficient and helpful but...More

Thank Alisonbagshaw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812725
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