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Stones Restaurant

1C Dale Road, Matlock DE4 3LT, England
+44 1629 56061
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“petit fours” (35 reviews)
“tasting menu” (29 reviews)
“bread” (70 reviews)
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1C Dale Road, Matlock DE4 3LT, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A bit late in the day to post this review I know but nevertheless just had to say what a delightful experience. Professional, friendly service, quality dining at a reasonable price. One of the best.

Thank bewrayer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect in absolutely every single way. The tasting menu, an 8 course journey of culinary pleasure with an exciting wine flight to accompany. Just utterly perfect. The staff & service are exceptional.... a truly wonderful evening.... I love it when you pay the bill with...More

Thank dfitzsimons
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called yet again to Stones for my wifes 50th, we wanted to go some where speacial to eat and as we have been before several times we knew we wouldn't be let down, AND WE WERE NOT DISAPOINTED!!! this place is a jewel in...More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with a friend some time ago,food perfect ,atmosphere great , friendly staff ,would go again and I would recommend it you won't be disappointed.

1  Thank Bibwhiteman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

4 friends staying in matlock for a few days we booked this restaurant with no prior knowledge just directly as no 1 on trip advisor . We had first class service.... knowledgeable staff....we had the taster menu which was superb ...so many flavours...stunningly presented ....tasted...More

1  Thank supertraveller51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although Mrs G has visited Stones several times before, this was my first time and I have to say I wasn’t disappointed. The service was excellent throughout the meal and the food was simply superb. Highlights were the chicken main course and the chocolate &...More

Thank AlanandSally
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Matlock has come a long way since my childhood visits and this modern, stylish and very capable restaurant exemplifies this. For £25 at lunchtime one has great canapés, lovely bread, three very good courses and petit fours (coffee extra but well worth it ). Great...More

1  Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Stones in the day time for the cheaper menu. Food & service was top notch. The location is great next to the river, sadly the weather wasn’t very good when we went. This place does fine dining very well. You get little...More

1  Thank LukeanKelly
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Myself and my fiance both live in matlock and both heard good things from friends and family. The welcome we received and the service throughout was brilliant, we were given tastey canopes on arrival and fresh warm bread rolls and butter....a nice touch. We chose...More

1  Thank Scott V
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The tasting menu with wine was fantastic. Service was great. Will definitely be going back as soon as possible.

Thank cbarbs-1
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9 October 2017|
Response from lovesfood1 | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do sell vouchers- you can either buy them on our website or call us on 01629 56061 after 5pm on Tuesday and between 11am and 3.30pm and after 5pm Wednesday to Saturday and we can post out to you. I hope that helps.
23 September 2017|
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Response from MrsBFrank | Reviewed this property |
No. they do not open.on a Sunday.
Graham B
3 September 2017|
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Response from candpet | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the delay,no it does not have its own carpark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$67
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1C Dale Road, Matlock DE4 3LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 56061
  • E-mail
Dinner - Tuesday to Saturday 6.30-9pm. Lunch - Wednesday to Saturday 12-2pm. Tucked away in the heart of idyllic Matlock, Derbyshire, Stones is a modern, eclectic restaurant with a stylish, welcoming interior and a superb modern British menu. The restaurant, which added a new riverside conservatory in May 2013, is jointly run by Kevin Stone, Head Chef, partner, Jade Himsworth and sister, Katie Temple. Stones' riverside conservatory overlooks the babbling River Derwent. The menus change seasonally to reflect the very best in local produce, and the wine to match the food. Stones' philosophy is to provide a fantastic dining experience in a relaxed setting. The dining room which is popular with couples, locals and visitors, is a perfect place for romantic, family or business meals. Stones has been awarded two AA Rosettes for culinary excellence.
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