Flying Childers

Stanton in Peak, Derbyshire

Good Pub Guide - Recommended

Good Pub Guide Recommended

Contact Details

Flying Childers, Main Road, Stanton-in-The-Peak, Matlock, Stanton in Peak, Derbyshire, DE4 2LW

(01629) 636333

www.flyingchilders.com

Opening Hours

Weekdays: 12-2 (3 weekends), 7-11

Saturday: Contact pub for details

Closed: Mon and Tues lunchtimes

Directions

Village signposted from B6056 S of Bakewell; Main Road

Are you the owner?

Good Pub Guide Recommended

Top notch beer and inexpensive simple bar lunches in a warm-hearted, unspoilt pub - a delight

?What a splendid pub' says one of our readers ? and, of course, many customers agree with him. The friendly landlord keeps Wells Bombardier and a couple of guests such as Stancill American Pale Ale and Storm Ale Force on handpump, and several wines by the glass. The best room in which to enjoy them is the snug little right-hand bar, virtually built for chat with its dark beam-and-plank ceiling, dark wall settles, single pew, plain tables, a hot coal and log fire, a few team photographs, dominoes and cribbage; background music. There's a bigger, equally unpretentious bar on the right. As well as seats out in front, there are picnic-sets in the well tended back garden. The surrounding walks are marvellous and both walkers and their dogs are warmly welcomed; they keep doggie treats behind the bar. In a beautiful steep stone village, this cottagey pub is named after an unbeatable racehorse of the early 18th c.

Licensee Information

Stuart and Mandy Redfern

What the licensee says

Set in the heart of this pretty village the pub retains the charm of an authentic British pub- where good real ale is top of the menu! The aim is quality at a reasonable price - WellsBombardier is a regular plus two changing guest ales .There are two bars - a cosy snug and a comfortable lounge, both have lovely open fires.People come here for a good pint, a friendly atmosphere or a game of dominoes! Walkers, dogs and children are all welcome. Dog treats are kept behind the bar (or in pockets of a number of the locals!) There is also a lovely garden at the back where customers are invited to enjoy their drink or some lunch. Light & simple home cooked food is available at lunch time (12-2pm, closed Mon & Tues lunch) Homemade soups & casseroles, filled cobs etc all sensibly priced!

Awards

Good Pub Guide Recommended

Beer Award

Beer Award

Price Award

Price Award

Information

Meals & Snacks

Meals & Snacks

Sandwiches

Sandwiches

Cask Ales

Cask Ales

Surroundings

Surroundings

Background Music

Background Music

Dogs at the bar

Dogs at the bar

Dedicated children area

Dedicated children area

Ratings and Reviews

4 / 5 - 38 votes cast


This pub has not received any reviews yet. Be the first to review and comment...


View nearby pubs on map:

Worth a Visit Pubs Nearby

Devonshire Arms

Beeley

DE4 2NR

Bowling Green

Winster

DE4 2DS

Cliff

Crich

DE4 5DP

Other Pubs Nearby

Duke of Wellington

Matlock

DE4 3GX

The Railway

Matlock

DE4 3AT

Stones

Matlock

DE4 3LT

Grouse & Claret

Matlock

DE4 2EB

Harvey's

Matlock

DE4 3LU

Monk

Matlock

DE4 3LU

Key

Good Pub Guide recommended

Worth a visit

Information Only

Pub Closed

Find a Pub