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The Railway @ Buxton

Bridge Street, Buxton SK17 6BS, England
+44 1298 71858
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“rump steak” (8 reviews)
“mixed grill” (5 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Bridge Street, Buxton SK17 6BS, England
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1 - 10 of 253 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The new owners have clearly made a huge effort to bring "The Railway" into the 21st century. Aside from the subtle name change (now "The Railway @ Buxton") they have re-deployed floorspace to accommodate more tables and smartened up the decor. Menu: typical pub fare...More

Thank SunnyBuxt0n
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I had Sunday lunch and we both agreed that the place has had a full refurbishment and it absolutely stunning! The lunch was very good! The only criticism is that the beef was tough and chewy! The turkey and ham was very...More

Thank Denis C
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I stopped in for lunch (toward the end of the lunch time period) and luckily found a table for two. Not sure if they do this in season but on this weekday (mid September) they were offering (in addition to menu items)...More

Thank brooklyn45
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had an evening meal having been recommended by our guest house. Fantastic carvery and great value. Good range of ales. Really friendly staff. See you again soon!

Thank Molly&Hannah
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a few drinks and pub foid while visiting Buxton, meal was great pub food couldnt fault it, nice pub recently undergone a refurb, helpful friendly staff and nice atmosphere. Would also be ideal for families.

Thank Louisefol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both were well impressed service great food top class. Drinks a bit expensive be not over the top. We enjoyed it will be going back

Thank Ray C
Jessica L, Front of house at The Railway @ Buxton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Ray, Thank you for taking your time you write such a nice review. Hope to see you in the future. Micha

Reviewed 1 week ago

Well the place has been refurbished to a high standard and looks fantastic. The staff are very friendly and helpful. We had a table for 6 and we all chose to have the carvery menu. The food was wonderful. Meat very tender and vegetables superb....More

Thank ddawson88
Jessica L, Front of house at The Railway @ Buxton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for you great review on The Railway @ Buxton. I am really happy to hear you and your family enjoyed your time here. Hope to see you in the future Micha

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for tea as a family of 4. We all really enjoyed the food and even though it was busy the quality was still great. We will definitely be back

Thank stephbuxton
Jessica L, Front of house at The Railway @ Buxton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Steph, Thank you very much. I am really happy you enjoyed our food and your time at The Railway @ Buxton. Hope to see you return soon Micha

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub was recommended by the b&b we were staying at.the staff were very friendly and helpful, the food excellent and a good selection of meals.

Thank Bob2415
Jessica L, Front of house at The Railway @ Buxton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Bob, Thank you for taking your time to review to visit to the Railway @ Buxton. We are really had you enjoyed your time here and hoped you’ve enjoyed your stay in Buxton. Thank you again! Micha

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch today heard a lot about this place from friends how good the food is and was not disappointed. and staff was very friendly.

Thank kath e
Jessica L, Front of house at The Railway @ Buxton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Kath, Thank you very much. We are glad you enjoyed your time at The Railway at Buxton Hope to see you return. Many thanks Micha

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street, Buxton SK17 6BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 71858
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