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Highlands Cafe & Restaurant

Stretton Road | Scotland Nurseries Garden Store, Tansley, Matlock DE4 5GE, England
+44 1629 582349
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones” (12 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Stretton Road | Scotland Nurseries Garden Store, Tansley, Matlock DE4 5GE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

... and all things nice! This is such a popular little tea room that it really should expand. Meals are lovely and everything home cooked. Only went in for coffee and cake but was sorely tempted to get a meal once viewing everyone else’s plates....More

Thank Saffy1999
Reviewed 6 days ago

The eating areas are a big improvement, and we had no problem finding a table, but service is chaotic. There's a very long queue to order and then a further wait for food, making it around 50 mins before we'd even started eating (it was...More

Thank janey58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been assured things would improve I’m sorry to say it hasn’t! Sunday lunch today was an hour and a half wait! Come on, get the improvements sorted before the rest of your regulars go elsewhere! I have seen far less people we recognise week...More

Thank DanHop
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited twice recently with friends whilst staying in nearby area. We enjoyed our last visit sat in the conservatory area with drinks and cake that was all very good. I had not got my loyalty card with me but was told the points would...More

Thank Gillian W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends took us to this cafe which they frequent on days out. It is a nice place with a pleasant ambiance, and includes several eating areas indoors and out. Be aware, however, that the outdoor tables are beset by a certain degree of road noise....More

Thank PhilatStoke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Highlands Restaurant this week for breakfast the service was very quick and the staff were very pleasant the breakfast was delicious 10/10 . We will be visiting again very soon

Thank David P
Reviewed 4 September 2017

As with most of the people who have written reviews my wife and I have visited for many years but since the takeover things have certainly gone downhill, food quality is just about ok but most things are over priced, could this be due to...More

3  Thank r_chillery
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Took my daughter out for lunch last Wednesday to this restaurant. The attitude of the lady serving us was atrocious. We had booked a table and when I asked what table we were at she pointed at the table, took our order without a please...More

1  Thank lsoppitt
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

The second time we have visted here for afternoon tea, had vouchers both times for 2 for 1, even full price it's well worth the money. Huge amount & they supply takeaway boxes if you can't manage it all. Lots of sandwiches, for choices if...More

Thank travellernotts09
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Having been long term fans we have felt that the last few months service has slipped. What was once a fast friendly service can now take up to an hour. We love the freshly prepared food but why has this taken such a drop in...More

Thank DanHop
ScotlandNurseriesGS, Restaurant Supervisor at Highlands Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Hi DanHop, Thanks for your review and constructive comments, please allow me to explain what we have planned for the very near future! In the coming months we are looking forward to a kitchen extension, which will ensure our homemade, cooked to order food reaches...More

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1 June 2015|
Response from ScotlandNurseriesGS | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for your message and sorry for missing your question. We do serve vegetarian and gluten free options however these change on a daily basis. Please contact the restaurant on 01629 582349 for the daily specials... More
6 March 2015|
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Response from ScotlandNurseriesGS | Property representative |
Hi thank you for your enquiry - our Afternoon Tea for one is £8.95 and Afternoon Tea for two is £15.95. If you would like to make a booking or purchase a voucher please telephone 01629 582349. Thankyou.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stretton Road | Scotland Nurseries Garden Store, Tansley, Matlock DE4 5GE, England (Formerly Heathers Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Tansley
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 582349
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