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The Castle

Castle Street, Castleton, Peak District National Park S33 8WG, England
+44 1433 620578
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (14 reviews)
“fish and chips” (17 reviews)
“pies” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Castle Street, Castleton, Peak District National Park S33 8WG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We were visiting Castleton and arranged to eat in the Castle for the first time in several years. We have obviously missed a treat. Emilie, our waitress, made us feel like royalty by being so attentive and was very professional in the way she looked...More

Thank Arnoldmick
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our second visit to the Castle. The service was friendly and attentive. We placed our food order for three steak pies and one fish. The waitress returned to say they only had one pie left so we changed our order. The food arrived. The roast...More

Thank StuartRon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff are friendly but they have changed it to ordering at the bar. They don't tell you this so we sat for 15 minutes waiting for a waitress and was eventually told to go to the bar. My burger was cremated and I had...More

Thank warren m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised to find an entire vegan menu - our food was delicious and the welcome to us and our dog was lovely. We’d definitely eat there again. Only one tiny criticism- merging the menu with the regular one is the way to...More

Thank JaneE54
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on last night of otherwise wonderful short break in Castleton having already eaten at Bulls Head and Ye Ode Nags Head (lovely meals). When ordering our food at the bar at The Castle my husband was surprised to find that the manager already had...More

1  Thank suewalsh1503
Reviewed 1 week ago

There last night. Tried to order drinks and then food, there was so many items that were “off” it was a limited choice. Ordered 2 meals, one (the sea bass) was fine however, the medium sirloin steak was bleeding all over the plate and the...More

2  Thank awalsh232017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Steak sandwiches were dry and stale. Ordered 'skin on' chips but got bog standard, soft and slightly soggy ones. No side salad offered. Poor stuff really.

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poor and dry best describes the food served here ! Is it because it’s Monday ? Main Chef’s day off ? Either that or just a very poor kitchen ! Had 2 various higher priced meals and both poor . Shame really as the staff...More

Thank Gordon N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here with friends and I must say the experience was fantastic. The food was fabulous today and service efficient. The quality of the ales were outstanding as is expected in a location like Castleton. The blazing fire added the cherry on the cake....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice pub very friendly bar staff n great choice of beers. Landlord was on top of things no dirty glasses as i sat outside hence no wasps. Best outside area of all the pubs.

1  Thank Carl S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street, Castleton, Peak District National Park S33 8WG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hope Valley  >  Castleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1433 620578
Embracing the rural charm of its tranquil, scenic setting, The Castle - Castleton offers a modern twist on traditional country pub dining. As well as offering a beer garden for enjoying summertime dining, the cosy dining room is filled with rustic original features and toasty fires for warming winter dining. Championing favourite British recipes, guests can enjoy evenings devoted to the inn's freshly-baked pies, as well as gourmet roast dinners and seasonal cocktail mixes.
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