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Well-appointed village inn with dynamic menu choices

At a glance

Bar menu
Beer festival

Set on a wooded ridge at the fringe of a pretty Peak District village, this classic stone-built inn has been here for over four centuries, and is an ideal retreat for ramblers exploring the local vales and moors.

Opening hours

  • Closed: 25-26 December, 1 January, Early May bank holiday
  • Days closed: Monday, Tuesday
  • Open all day
  • Opening times: noon–late
  • Lunch: Wednesday to Friday 12–8, Saturday 12–8.30, Sunday 12–5
  • Dinner: Wednesday to Friday 12–8, Saturday 12–8.30

Food and drink

  • Real ales available: Abbeydale, Cumbrian Legendary Ales, Hawkshead, Oakham Ales, Blue Monkey, Sarah Hughes, Kelham Island, Barnsley Bitter, guest ales
  • Real ciders: Hogan's

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Beer festival, May


  • Parking available
  • Garden
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required
  • Wedding receptions


  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu
  • Family room available
  • High chairs


  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in restaurant
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

From A6 between Matlock and Bakewell take B5056 signed Ashbourne. In approximately 2 miles, left to Birchover.

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