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The Pack Horse Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Crowdecote, Buxton, England
+44 1298 83618
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pie” (7 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“packhorse inn” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Crowdecote, Buxton, England
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Had a lovely meal whilst holidaying in the area here with both our steaks cooked to perfection. The landlord was just like the packhorse warm and welcoming and we would definately call in again when in the area,

Thank walkingboots2016
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Second visit, always difficult after "the"perfect experience the year before, let me set the scene..... Its new years eve 2016, your staying in the next village and pass this pub, your also recommended it by the barteam at the public house your staying at (and...More

Thank L6D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This pub is ideal for the country walker with a dog, food good quality and loads of. It, a good mixture. On the menu, landlord and landlady most obliging, must say good food without. A dog. Well worth a visit.

Thank steve k
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We had a really warm and friendly welcome, including our dog! The beer, most of which are from local breweries and food have been excellent, great flavours and large portions! (returned three times in a week!). Lots of advice on local walks and places of...More

Thank LyndaWilson1966
Reviewed 5 June 2017

It was our first visit to the pack horse inn, and most certainly will not be our last. Amazing food, great selection of ales and landlord & landlady are so friendly and helpful.

Thank StokeOnTrentMary
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Drove out of Buxton through lovely winding roads to this pub after reading trip advisor. My brother is in a wheelchair and the staff could not have been more helpful. The governor was very friendly, the food excellent and the Tangerine Dream bitter went down...More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

What more can i say a pie that is properly a home made actual pie (not a casserole with a pie top), proper attention to detail on the kids food as well (always a winner in my book). Big selection of beer and a lovely...More

Thank RobinWalsby
Reviewed 3 May 2017

staying in a holiday cottage in Earl Sterndale and happened upon this place and managed to get in without a booking, friendly staff, great food and lovely old pub. We booked for another night whilst there.

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food that comes in massive portions. I had the pie of the day which at the time was ham hock and cheesy leek which was amazing. Would definitely go back!

Thank matt02015
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Staying over in Derbyshire we decided to adventure out for a cosy meal and drink. We weren't disappointed. A lovely warm welcome by the landlord and locals. The landlord was very knowledgable about his wines and real ales, talking us both through the wine list...More

Thank kefkef01
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31 May 2017|
Response from kefkef01 | Reviewed this property |
There were locals with dogs in there when we went. I'd suggest giving them a ring to check though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crowdecote, Buxton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 83618
Pub Diner in Derbyshire, small village called Crowdecote near Buxton
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