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The Plough Inn at Brackenfield

Matlock Road | Brackenfield, Alfreton DE55 6DD, England
+44 1629 534437
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“scallops” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Matlock Road | Brackenfield, Alfreton DE55 6DD, England
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Reviewed today

Have driven past the Plough Inn on numerous occasions so armed with a Groupon voucher decided to try it out. Warm and friendly greeting on entering quickly shown to a table and drinks followed. Good menu choice so decided to go for a three course...More

Thank johnhp702
Reviewed yesterday

the food was excellent we visited just after they reopened the food was great the staff were very obliging and friendly

1  Thank Dave K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Booked a table last minute for 6 of us and accommodated us in the restaurant. Was such a lovely meal and huge portions. We had starters, mains and desserts and was really reasonably priced. Lovely staff who were very accommodating and helpful. My son was...More

2  Thank Nicola M
Reviewed 1 week ago

met friends for an anniversary meal while on a short break. Fantastic food. Great service. Def recommend.

2  Thank June S
Reviewed 1 week ago

first class food fresh veg and excellent meats very good portions and friendly staff steve the landlord top bloke see ya next sunday

2  Thank marcus b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent little pub/restaurant serving superb food with a friendly smile. The food is consistently very good, staff are friendly and helpful and the choice of real ales is good. You may need to book a table indoors at busy times but there is also a...More

1  Thank Inky2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit tonight and shall definately be returning. Lovely warm welcome from staff. All food excellent. Nice and hot and large portions. The men in our party said it was the best steak they have had in a long time. Thank you for a lovely...More

2  Thank ajsidey69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The plough is so welcoming and warm we had a family meal to celebrate mothers day and we were not disappointed the food is well presented. Steve and amira the owners were very accommodating would defiantly go again.

1  Thank Sarah19G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After walking around Osdon reservoir,we called for a meal with a Groupon voucher.As soon as we walked in we were greeted by a lovely friendly lady.The place looked great,a typical old Inn but done out really well.She explained the menu and we took drinks outside.My...More

2  Thank Happysteve58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was apprehensive of returning knowing it has changed hands, as I was a fan of the previous owners food. I need not have worried. We turned up without a booking, on a Saturday. Luckily they had a cancellation so we could be accommodated, as...More

2  Thank Derbyshirewalker76
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Questions & Answers
9 March 2018|
Response from thepells | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I only ever go there at lunch time
12 April 2015|
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Response from Claire P | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is 😊
23 March 2015|
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Response from Geoffrey T | Reviewed this property |
HI at our wedding we had 24 guests seated but there would have been room for another 12 seated guests hope this is of some help to you .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matlock Road | Brackenfield, Alfreton DE55 6DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Alfreton
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 534437
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