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Charles Restaurant

170-172 South Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NR, England
+44 1629 580656
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (46 reviews)
“mushy peas” (24 reviews)
“pies” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
170-172 South Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NR, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Having been there one time before briefly, as I had problems with sugar-levels, I was grateful to the owner being allowed to nibble cookies as many as I wanted, I promised that I would return for a meal the other day when I would have...More

Thank Jeannot F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked the length of the road looking for somewhere we fancied, ended up coming back here just because the bloke said hello as we passed and seemed nice. It was a good decision, service and food was of a good standard and we could...More

Thank Forest-Dane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely full English breakfast here. The staff are lovely would recommend. Price was very reasonable

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There must be a dozen or more fish and chip restaurants in Matlock Bath and Charley's was the only one to allow dogs inside. We had an excellent meal inside with very good friendly service. We also had an excellent sweet.

Thank Jeffrey H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fri late lunch, waited over 30 mins after getting our drinks before the food arrived, then the fish was very greasy, scampi soggy, mushy peas were tinned.Chips were good though.

Thank peterraymond5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Saturday after recommendations from a couple of other people. The staff were great if a bit rushed and after a longish wait (the food is cooked fresh) our fish and chips came. The chips looked great and tasted the same as did...More

Thank crav4nd
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Nice staff .Very clean They have rooms above which look lovely foods good not expensive Oh and they allow dogs in

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I ordered haddock and chips from this restaurant, when my food came and I cut into the fish it wasn't haddock it was cod!!! When I ask for haddock I want haddock not cod.... I do kno the difference between cod and haddock! The guy...More

Thank bikergirl567
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We visited today for late lunch, the service was spot on!! we had small fish and chips both were lovely we usually visit a pub at the end of town but this place beats it hands down. The best part is it is licensed a...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Had a family lunch at Charles' and enjoyed it very much. The freshly cooked fish had delicious crispy batter and was very enjoyable. Portion sizes are generous and prices are good too. You may have to be a bit patient for your food, but that's...More

Thank James M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170-172 South Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Matlock Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 580656
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