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The Pavilion Gardens

St. Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6BE, England
+44 1298 23114
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“club sandwich” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
St. Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6BE, England
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Reviewed today

We had booked a table for Sunday lunch (15th July 18) prior to visiting the adjacent Opera House for the afternoon matinee. We thought 2 hours before would be ample time. Our table was reserved and we were given menus and then we waited a...More

Thank TerryStaffordEngland
Reviewed 6 days ago

With it's beautiful Victorian architecture, set in a well kept bustling park it saddens me to read a review such as the one below where all the fellow reviewer can do is whinge about the coffee. Throughout the year, the Pavilion Gardens host markets, craft...More

Thank iannai1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Poor show when the coffee bar can’t make coffee..... asked for a hazelnut latte and I got, well, dishwater in a cup. It was just an Americano with milk and added floating coffee grinds. Clearly made by someone who didn’t know how to work the...More

Thank MrsBard300814
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice young friendly serving staff. Pretty quick service. Be warned the club sandwiches are pretty large and very filling. Well worth a visit.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 8 June 2018

It's always super-relaxed in the pavillion gardens. The food is standard fare at a reasonable price and the staff are lovely and welcoming.

Thank Deringrr
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We ate here on the day of the Buxton Spring Fair. We did not make the task easy for the staff; my parents arrived first and ordered, then we arrived and ordered, and then ordered more, and then again!!!! The waitress was unfazed, and so...More

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 31 May 2018

the Art cafe is in the Pavillion gardens. This was my Mums's 80th, and we were treated like starts. Great communicaiton, giving us a lovely table and allowing us to put balloons and decs on. They even kept the kitchen open so we could choose...More

Thank juliegroom27
Reviewed 21 May 2018

I arranged for a small group of bikers to ride some of the local roads around Derbyshire and have a stop for lunch at Buxton Pavilion Gardens. The staff were very accommodating and friendly. The place is absolutely stunning and as didn't get to see...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We stopped with a group of friends on a car tour for a drink. The surroundings are very pleasant. The park is nice to stroll through.

Thank David S
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Lovely relaxed setting. Wide range of meals from light bites to full on dinners. Afternoon tea available. Service was great, table service offered. Food of high quality and very reasonable prices. Accessible for wheelchair users.

Thank Colgate50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 23114
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