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The Bulls Head

$$ - $$$, British,
Church Street | Ashford-in-the-Water, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
+44 1629 812931
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (8 reviews)
“panini” (3 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
18:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Church Street | Ashford-in-the-Water, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst we were in Ashford in the Water, we called for a quick drink at The bulls Head. It was very pleasant and the staff and locals were welcoming, Although we did not eat there, the menu looked very inviting and the next time we...More

Thank Barry C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited 27th August at 1 50pm hoping for lunch.They only serve until 2pm and we were made aware that we were only just in time and could we place our order quickly ! We sat outside it was a lovely warm sunny day and...More

1  Thank sheila_tyrrell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are here with our 2 children under 10 and our dog came too! Friendly service, the food was excellent, delicious, great choice and super value. Lovely landlord. Great little find, would gonna know again if we find ourselves nearby again.

1  Thank clem B
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Met with friends early afternoon for a drink and arranged to come back 6pm for meals. Despite being in and ordered by 6.15 my meal took 3/4 of an hour to arrive! Medium Steak came singed on the outside off a griddle I presume, and...More

1  Thank W B
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were staying in Ashford for a few days, so popped in to the Bulls Head for dinner on our anniversary. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. Our food order was taken quickly and arrived promptly. I had the burger and...More

1  Thank TonB74
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Been visiting the Bulls Head for many years now and often have a meal. Popped in yesterday for lunch and had the ham sandwiches which are very good- thickly carved crumbly boiled ham. The same cannot be said of the chips, which despite being advertised...More

Thank gillp299
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Lovely and quaint pub with a fantastic outside area at the back. Meal was lovely on Sat evening. Met some very friendly people with dogs to chat to. Friendly staff and locals too.

Thank canjo
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Dogs are allowed in all parts of the pub. We sat in the bar, which is a snug area. We ordered food which came in a timely manner and was enjoyed by us both. The staff were friendly and the manager even gave our dog...More

2  Thank kathwilliamson4
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Booked to have dinner here on a Sunday evening. Good atmosphere, very friendly and while initially it was a little cramped it did clear. The food was delicious and the service good as were the obligatory desserts. Good value for money and worth a visit...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We called in for lunch today...very homely like you would expect from a village pub. Polite staff (especially the chap behind the bar) and waiting time acceptable for the food to arrive. On the face of it the food looked good but some was a...More

Thank KMA17
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Jo S
28 December 2016|
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Response from Joby135 | Reviewed this property |
Am not sure. Most of the pubs in the area are dog friendly but I don't recall seeing any during my visits.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street | Ashford-in-the-Water, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812931
County pub full of charm serving good quality traditional pub food locally sourced and freshly cooked
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