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The Okeover Arms

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Mappleton, Ashbourne DE6 2AB, England
+44 1335 350305
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (30 reviews)
“pudding” (27 reviews)
“mixed grill” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Mappleton, Ashbourne DE6 2AB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Okeover runs two sittings on a sunday (it's that popular). I can see why. The ambience inside is friendly, light and the staff very accommodating. We were held up, so they did all they could to make us feel welcome, get us fed and...More

Thank Huw R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food and drink. Pleasant staff and a lovely setting . What more could you want on a day out in the Peak

Thank Cotonboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really welcomes dogs. Grub plentiful, wholesome, delicious and piping hot. Plenty of choice on the menu for both veggies and the rest. Staff really welcoming and friendly. Beer excellent. Thanks for a great wet lunchtime stopover.

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Had a fab stay at the Okeover. Jean is a fabulous cook. The food was very good, huge variety of amazing food. The fish and chips, pie and pork belly were to die for. Only eat if your hungry! Had a very nice family room...More

Thank Ruby234
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Always a very warm welcome, staff are super helpful and nothing is a problem. Food is spot on with good portions and a fair price, once again the fish and chips are the very best we have ever eaten. This is proper pup grub no...More

Thank bobitEngland
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Managed to squeeze us in last minute at Easter Sunday, the food is excellent. Very big portions, quick and friendly service and dog friendly. Prefect.

Thank Paultiff03
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic location for a walking weekend. We walked from Dove Dale to Wolfscote Dale - with the start only a 10 min drive from The Okeover Arms. Breakfast options were filling and room was comfortable. Dinner has lots of options and staff are pleasant. Would...More

Thank Charlotte P
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

It was very busy day with walkers but we were found a table the staff were very friendly and helpful the menu had plenty of choice the Food tasted really good. Gluten free options were very tasty

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Sid & Jean who own the Oakover Arms are both Lovely and warm and welcoming Landlord and Landlady of the Pub. Food is a defo Must. All cooked fresh to Order. Never had a bad meal there yet. All the Staff are lovely and make...More

2  Thank RamsLad69
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We went on a Friday evening, (we booked a table about 4 days before going) we were a group of 7 and were well looked after by a very young gentleman, who really knew what he could deliver. I guess we made it easy by...More

Thank Hugh D
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Questions & Answers
2 May 2018|
Response from gloriagerrard | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure what time they close. We've only been at lunchtimes and we didn't book, although 11 of us are having lunch there early next month and we have booked that of course.
Debra F
13 December 2017|
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Response from Okimim | Reviewed this property |
I think you are best giving them a call.. You can't book a meal through a review website as far as I know..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mappleton, Ashbourne DE6 2AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 350305
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