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Flash Bar Stores

The Annex A53 Flash, Buxton SK17 OTF, England
+44 1298 22763
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“beans” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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The Annex A53 Flash, Buxton SK17 OTF, England
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

It's been a while since we've been here but what a great cafe. Lovely place to stop for a coffee and a cooked breakfast and a great atmosphere. The breakfast was super and coffee was very nice. A cafe I would definitely recommend.

Thank Lambers2013
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Flash Bar Stores has Great food and atmosphere and is in a great location. The breakfasts are great as is their lovely flapjack and the location (between Buxton and Leek) is awesome.

Thank j0hnj1980
Reviewed 11 March 2018

In an area with some great, challenging cycling. Out today and popped in. Very nice selection and good service. Pricing excellent; I had a delicious artisanal pork pie, huge flapjack and large latte....a fiver plus change Weather can be a bit wild up there and...More

Thank Nicholas L
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We stopped to grab food here whilst walking as we arrived pre pub opening. Food was cooked to order so was freshly made - no complaints from us. We arrived when a group of bikers were eating so the tables were nearly full, however we...More

Thank Thisisour0pinion
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Since moving into the area, I'm a regular visitor at the Flash Bar Stores. It's great to sit outside with my big breakfast and a refreshing mug of tea in (almost) all weather. The food is delicious, home made and at a price that brings...More

Thank iannai1
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times usually very good Waited on today by a guy woth trousers on covered in paint Had to wait for ages Served a miniscule portion with an even teenier "salad" Very sad liked it alot - very let down today

Thank burwel
Lynsay J, Owner at Flash Bar Stores, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

So sorry for your negative experience. Sounds like my husband. Only helps if I'm ill. If you had mentioned something he would have rectified it. I will endeavour to make amends if you call again. I will surely tell him !

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Fab stop if you're out on your bike. Seating inside and out. Staff are lovely. Loads of choice for eats. I can recommend the egg and chips. Free wifi. Loos. Coffee is really nice. Cakes are HUGE. Cannot fault it. We go out of our...More

Thank 0798anne
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We went for a ride around the Peak District earlier today and code up the A53 from Leek towards Buxton going past the stunning Axe Edge. Great scenery. Towards the top we stopped at Flash Bar Store, a cafe I have been to many many...More

Thank Lambers2013
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Great stop when we're out on the mountain bikes. Interior is basic but food is good and tea can be served in giant mugs, perfect. Proprietress doesn't smile much though :)

Thank Roadster1968
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This cafe-cum-village store out on the moors is a super facility to have and particularly popular with bikers, so I hesitate to voice a negative note, but one thing that does annoy me is misdescription... If I ask (as I always do) whether the hot...More

1  Thank Chris_and_Jean
Lynsay J, Manager at Flash Bar Stores, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Hi, Sorry at your disappointment in your visit, and the confusion around the hot chocolate mixture, We buy a high quality product, with a percentage chocolate and milk powder mixed into the hot chocolate powder to make it creamier, and this is also mixed with...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Annex A53 Flash, Buxton SK17 OTF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 22763
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