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The Royal Oak Hotel Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Hanging Bridge Mayfield Road | The Royal Oak Hotel, Ashbourne DE6 2BN, England
+44 1335 300090
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hanging Bridge Mayfield Road | The Royal Oak Hotel, Ashbourne DE6 2BN, England
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Firstly, it was welcome to find somewhere open on a Sunday evening. We were surprised at how popular a place this is on a Sunday. There is a separate accommodation block though. We hadn't booked, but we were promptly found a table and offered drinks...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

This was a little gem. Had three days here and could have stayed longer. Warm friendly staff. Rooms clean tidy and well presented. The food excellent. Breakfast was well sized and not over-facing. Evening meals excellent. Again nicely sized. A nice range of dishes and...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Rang at 5-45 for a table at 6 and thankfully they squeezed us in. All other tables had reserved on them for later in the evening so it's better to book. Menu is very good and we were spoilt for choice but we settled for...More

Thank Gav B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

My husband, his parents and I decided to go there after debating for hours which place we should go to. We picked this restaurant as my in-laws are quite fussy with foods (one won't eat big meals with salt added and the other one cannot...More

Thank Frédérique D
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My family visited The Royal Oak four nights in a row during our recent short holiday in Ilam. The food was always delicious (we can recommend the baked cod and rump of lamb) and nothing was too much trouble for the staff, even down to...More

Thank Kristina R
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the Royal Oak for a night away and walking in Dovedale the following day. The evening meal was lovely and I'd recommend the steak. The accommodation was lovely and the breakfast the following morning set us up for the day. We're already...More

Thank Rachel K
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Only stayed for 1 night.. lovely place, great food and the rooms and bar were spotlessly clean! Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would recommend without a doubt 😊

Thank 1968sazza
Reviewed 3 June 2017

As a birthday present we had had a room booked at the Royal Oak on 30 May. On arrival we decided to book a table for 8 to celebrate. The lady taking the booking was very pleasant and accommodating ( I am sorry I didn't...More

1  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We ate in the restaurant on Saturday 27th May then stayed after a wedding reception at the venue on the 28th May. Food on the Saturday was excellent and very reasonably priced. Room was great and very, very clean. Breakfast was 1st class. Staff were...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I must have walked past the Royal Oak dozens of times during the 25 walking holidays I have had around Ashbourne - but never entered until this week. We had walked several miles on a hot sunny day, and called in for cold drinks. It's...More

2  Thank Barrie L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hanging Bridge Mayfield Road | The Royal Oak Hotel, Ashbourne DE6 2BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 300090
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