Big, bustling inn with fine panelled rooms, friendly service and thoughtful choice of drinks and food; bedrooms


Accommodation available
Speciality beers
Cask ales
  • Sandwiches sold

Bar food times: 12-8.30; 12-9 Sat; 12-7 Sun

Typical main dish: steak in ale pie

Typical main dish price: £11.95

Average two course evening meal price: £16.00

  • Speciality beers
  • Cask ales

Price of cheapest bitter: £3.80

Name of cheapest bitter: Howard Town Twenty Trees

Price of a bedrooms starts at £0.00

  • Children allowed in the bar
  • Children allowed in the restaurant
  • Dogs allowed in the bar

The good pub guide review

This large handsome stone inn is very much a feature of this attractive village. The oak-panelled bar and lounge areas have open fires, a fine collection of seats from long settles with pretty scatter cushions through elegant upholstered dining chairs to tub chairs and chesterfields, and an assortment of solid tables on rugs and flagstones; house plants and daily papers as well. Howard Town Twenty Trees (brewed specially for the pub) plus guests such as Brakspears Oxford Gold, Jennings Cumberland, Marstons Wainwright and Wincle Lord Lucan on handpump, 11 wines by the glass, ten malt whiskies and two farm ciders; background music, TV and board games. Bedrooms are well appointed and comfortable and make an excellent base for exploring the Peak District; breakfasts are good too.

The good pub guide food review

Pleasing food includes sandwiches (until 5pm), creamy garlic mushrooms on toasted ciabatta, salmon and spring onion fishcake with celeriac rémoulade, chicken satay with peanut sauce and sticky rice, sharing plates, macaroni cheese, a curry and a pie of the day, gammon with egg or pineapple fritter, salmon with lemon and chive butter, sirloin steak with peppercorn sauce, and puddings such as bakewell tart and a cheesecake of the day; steak night is Wednesday.

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Contact Details

Royal, Market Street, Hayfield, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK22 2EP

(01663) 742721

Opening Hours

Weekdays: 11-11

Saturday: 11-11.30

Sunday: 11-10.30