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The Royal Oak

Hurdlow | Buxton, Hurdlow, Peak District National Park SK17 9QJ, England
+44 1298 83288
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hurdlow | Buxton, Hurdlow, Peak District National Park SK17 9QJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Passing through at 1.30 pm and found this place by accident. The car park was nearly full, so it was a good indication that it was a poplular bar/restaurant. We were welcomed by staff immediately and asked to pick a table. The menu was brought...More

Thank shell561
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to the Royal Oak by myself (but with the dog) on a Wednesday night. Food was excellent, best meal I've had out in a long time. Staff were exceptionally friendly and made me feel very welcome. Highly recommend.

Thank Jennyajm90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried this place out this weekend whilst visiting a nearby village. The food portions are very generous and the meals were great, tasty and would definitely return again. The staff were friendly and very accommodating

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gem of a pub/restaurant, dog friendly, very attentive staff, nice clean surroundings and a lovely open fire. Extensive menu and some good local real ales. Could recommend the local sausage and mash with black pudding fritter. Majority of food on menu was sourced locally. Would...More

Thank noelbirks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On holiday and looking forward to evening meal, but disappointing. Service was average, after being shown to our table we seemed to get forgotten about and had to ask for the menus after quite a wait. The staff were busy chatting and appeared not overly...More

Thank Fi517
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch whilst out for a bike ride and was very impressed. Friendly staff made us feel welcome. Had a baguette which was overflowing with home cooked ham and the chips were to die for. Liked it so much booked a table for...More

Thank jjc978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service. Amazing food. Reasonably priced. Pretty location. Patient with children. High chairs available.

Thank BecShar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my father for a scenic drive and booked a table here at the royal oak for sunday lunch, meal was really great we had a starter then sunday roast. Service was great and polite,seating next to a window in the oak room was lovely...More

Thank Eddy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled on this pub on the way home from the Xmas markets. Popped in for a traditional pub lunch. Can’t fault the place! Staff were friendly and the food was ALL home cooked and tasty. It’s dog friendly too, so your little fur babies will...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called on a Monday lunchtime. The place was packed so a good job we booked a table. the staff were very welcoming and we managed to get a table by the fire. Good selection of beers and a fantastic menu. We had beef and stilton...More

Thank peterallen386
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Trevor P
13 May 2017|
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Response from Lindsey I | Reviewed this property |
Just a customer. If you want real ale, at Youlgreave they do a wonderful pint of Theakstons Old Peculiar.
Penelope C
19 February 2017|
Response from June M | Reviewed this property |
Sunday 8.30 am to 11 pm just checked their website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hurdlow | Buxton, Hurdlow, Peak District National Park SK17 9QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hurdlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 83288
Postcode: SK17 9QJ
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