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White Lion Inn

) #13 of 93 Restaurants in Matlock ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Steakhouse, British,
195 Starkholmes Road, Matlock DE4 5JA, England
+44 1629 581227
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (34 reviews)
“mixed grill” (17 reviews)
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Steakhouse, British, Pub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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195 Starkholmes Road, Matlock DE4 5JA, England
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Reviews (238)
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We visited for an evening meal and being a Saturday was pleased we had booked as they were full in the lounge area. The meal was the best we had had in the area. Good choice on the menu and there was a specials board...More

Thank hopalong6845
Reviewed 1 week ago

friendly service, good food cooked well ,nice atmosphere good car parking . near to excellent bed and breakfst place ,The gables.

Thank staunton l
Reviewed 1 week ago

The White Lion had been recommended to us, and with friends visiting we went for Sunday Lunch. Just couldn't fault the place. A really nice traditional pub with a good selection of ales, friendly, helpful and attentive staff, and a nice outdoor seating area and...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Totally enjoyed our lunch today at The White Lion Inn. I had previously looked at reviews on trip advisor and thought we'd give it a go. We were not disappointed. Firstly the landlord and staff were all very welcoming. The food was lovely and tasty....More

Thank pipistral
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a couple of nights away in Derbyshire. We wanted to book somewhere to eat rather than just chance dropping on somewhere and so following up on previous reviews we chose The White Lion Inn at Starkholmes. We were not at...More

Thank Elizabeth w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went out for an evening meal here, and it was brilliant, we really enjoyed it. It was steak night, and really good value for a great quality food. They were also incredibly helpful with regards to my food allergies. The layout and atmosphere of...More

Thank fee2908
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely meal with friends, food was very good, lots of choice for veggies, friendly and helpful service

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 2 July 2017

a warm welcome at the local pub with guest ales on tap, we didnt have the food but it did look good, might just have to go again

Thank thewoolybacks
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Delightful little pub serving delicious food. We were driving around and found this pub so thought we'd try it. We both had steak (i had rump, he had he mixed grill). Cooked exactly as we wanted it and was served quickly. It started to get...More

Thank Soph B
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Always enjoy our visit to this pub. The food is excellent and staff are so friendly and helpful. My son moved to Matlock and discovered this little gem. When I visit we always insist on having lunch there.Great menu choice, excellent beers, and lovely atmosphere....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Starkholmes Road, Matlock DE4 5JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 581227
  • E-mail
The White Lion, a Great genuinely unique traditional British Pub, Great food and ales, real fires. Pedigree, Cumberland and and at least 3 other guests weekly, Carlsberg and the new craft lager Revisionist. Food served 5.30 to 8.30. Tues to Friday and 12 To 9 Saturday,12 to 7 Sunday
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