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Charlie's Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, British, Contemporary
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Church Street, Baslow, Peak District National Park DE45 1RY, England
+44 1246 582619
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here in November. Lovely interior. Very cosy. We chose the beef wellington which was delicious. For dessert we had the trifle which wasn't traditional as we had expected but very nice all the same.

Thank BabsNorthwest
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a breakfast in the late morning and it was perfect, and there was a very good offering of cakes to. The only moan is the area it is situated is on a busy road, but this can't be helped.

1 Thank George B
Lincoln, Nebraska
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126 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We had Saturday lunch at this cute little bistro. We knew to book ahead and we were glad we did as we wouldn't have gotten in without a reservation. We all enjoyed our meals and they were moderately priced. The service was excellent and we enjoyed our stay. We had a toddler and a baby in tow and it was... More 

1 Thank Mary D
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Just popped in for a coffee which tasted awful and was cold and when I went to pay I was told to 'wait' by the proprietor (who didn't even give me eye contact), as he disappeared into the kitchen. I was given the distinct impression that because my wife and I were not having a full English we were not... More 

Thank 1963cr
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Had a terrific three course dinner on Friday, beef wellington was outstanding best we have ever had. Great food, friendly and efficient staff, lovely evening.

Thank Victoria B
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Charlie's came recommended to us and we were not disappointed. The staff were friendly and attentive. The food was delicious, we were lucky that beef wellington was on the menu and seemed to be the most popular order on the night we were there. It is only a small restaurant which gives an intimate atmosphere. We will definitely be returning.

Thank Samantha E
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We were greeted by a member of staff with a warm smile who invited us to a seat. It is really spotless and the cakes are displayed in a glass cabinet for all to see. Excellent coffee and a lovely pot of tea. Will visit again when visiting Chatsworth

Thank Hilary C
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Second visit. Booked a table this time as we didn't want to risk it. Had been walking in the morning and wanted a light lunch : Charlie's sandwiches hit the spot exactly-great portions and interesting flavours and presentation. Good value for a " smart" place ( as opposed to a cafe) and lovely friendly staff with prompt service and a... More 

Thank jrtulipdunn
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Just called for Sunday lunch, sat for half an hour before anyone asked if we wanted a drink, let alone order the meal . Anyway ordered the meal,mushroom starter , which was very good , however can't say the same for the main course ,ordered the beef wasn't told or asked how it was going to be served , when... More 

2 Thank mel c
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Out for the day cycling, we were looking for somewhere for lunch and stumbled across this place. Food and service was excellent. Very tasty, well presented, and good portions. Well worth calling into for lunch.

Thank Nick_St_74

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
European, British, Contemporary
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Baslow, Peak District National Park DE45 1RY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Baslow
  • Phone Number: +44 1246 582619

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?