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Charles Cotton Hotel Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Market Place | Hartington, Hartington, Peak District National Park SK17 0AL, England
+44 1298 84229
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“salmon” (4 reviews)
“baguette” (3 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Market Place | Hartington, Hartington, Peak District National Park SK17 0AL, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice looking place but they are charging £10 and upwards for pretty standard food like fish and chips WITHOUT bothering to even make the chips themselves.. shocking. Staff couldn't answer questions about where fish actually came from, which is gross. Batter was also very greasy...More

Thank ikelly0810
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The others I were with all had a cooked breakfast (1 sausage, bacon, poached egg, beans, mushrooms, black pudding and oatcake.) They all said had much better, and thought it was expensive. Nothing gf

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had pea and ham soup to start which was luke warm and pretty tasteless. My own soup is head and shoulders above this. Not with £6.50 that they charge. The pie was tasty but not enough gravy and when we asked for more we were...More

Thank Bar1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was fairly hungry, as I cycled 80 miles from Solihull to get to Hartington. The Charles Cotton restaurant didn't let me down. I ordered the pie of the day (steak and ale) with mash and veggies and a Bakewell tart. Both were faultless, with...More

Thank ugosantalucia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here last week for a couple of days and it was great the room fresh and clean room No 1. The staff were excellent in their manner and service. Food was fab. We started our stay on Wednesday and arrived late in the...More

Thank mmandjb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Under its new management team the Charles Cotton is a different place. We had not been for many years after a bad experience. But that's all gone now. Excellent service from very friendly chatty staff. The dining room is now the main hall of the...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here in July, very last minute and found it very welcomng. The food was really good quality and our dog was very welcomed too. Would definitely recommend.

Thank samjmorton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have taken dinner two nights whilst staying here. On the first night the beer my husband requested was off, the wine we requested was off and the second night the risotto was off. ( we think the chef couldn't be bothered to make it...More

Thank Lancsgirl2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a couple of meals here while walking in the Derbyshire dales- it was really top notch food for reasonable prices. Beautifully cooked and presented in lovely surroundings - clearly very popular so make sure you book at busy times. The staff were delightful...More

Thank Jean433
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't stay in the hotel, but had an excellent evening meal with a group of friends and colleagues who comprised a group of doctors on an art field trip. My own meal was a delicious starter of black pudding with a poached egg -...More

Thank Robin S
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Catherine C
11 July 2017|
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Response from Ethel M | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast excellent usual menu Evening meal varied was very well presented Do recommend pottage
Linda R
18 April 2016|
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Response from Mike H | Reviewed this property |
Not when we visited. smart casual is how most were dressed
victoria d
1 February 2015|
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Response from Kay C | Reviewed this property |
Same here only went to the restaurant didn't stay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place | Hartington, Hartington, Peak District National Park SK17 0AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hartington
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 84229
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  • This restaurant is at Charles Cotton Hotel
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