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Black Cat Cafe

The Courtyard Dale Road | 2 Dale Road, Matlock DE4 3LT, England
+44 1629 760411
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (6 reviews)
“toasties” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 16:00All hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
The Courtyard Dale Road | 2 Dale Road, Matlock DE4 3LT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely lunch stop here today. The food was delicious and the cook accommodated our needs (a special scrambled egg roll for our toddler). Special mention for the yummy carrot cake and home cooked chips. Very good value for money.

Thank Heatherr M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Call in late afternoon for a bite to eat before making our way home on our day out in Matlock. Really nice home made soup and a pot of tea. Even the hound got a bit of cooked bacon which went down well. A really...More

1  Thank Samthewestie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw the signs on the main road and wandered up the alleyway to grab coffee and cakes. There is a cobbled courtyard surrounded by old brick buildings and a cake shop. The courtyard is confined and kept the sun away whilst we sat outside...More

Thank nick w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in with family while in Matlock, we had the all day breakfast, it was lovely. You could tell it had been freshly prepared, the egg was done to perfection, the sausage and bacon just right and there was just enough of everything. Decent prices...More

Thank beachbade
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Great cafe, welcoming hosts and food cooked to perfection. They can cater for most peoples requirements (just ask) and specifically for us being vegan they use no animal products in our meals. Roger and Val go out of their way to make everyone welcome and...More

Thank sallyofthemanor
Reviewed 15 May 2017

What a lovely little Cafe, very cosy and clean, the owner is very friendly and helpful and the food was excellent, it is slightly hidden away in a courtyard near the traffic lights but is well worth searching out.

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Another great visit to The black cat cafe, fabulous vegan food, cooked to perfection by Val while her husband Roger deals with front of house. Dietery requirements are widely catered for (just ask) , this cafe is a gem and if you park in Sainsbury's...More

Thank sallyofthemanor
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The café itself is ok and fairly pleasant. However the food served left a lot to be desired. Omelette with salad. The omelette filling was mean supposed to be onion and cheese, the onion added was in little pieces with no taste at all. The...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

On a rainy day in Matlock, we stumbled upon this unpretentious little cafe. The welcome was warm and the food was home-cooked and delicious. There was great chatter going on and nobody seemed in a rush to be heading off nor was anyone made to...More

Thank florrieanna
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We live in Matlock and decided to call in here and have a cuppa and sandwich, and all I can say I was not disappointed in any way . Defiantly worth giving it a go I don't think you will be disappointed

2  Thank RobAudra
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Courtyard Dale Road | 2 Dale Road, Matlock DE4 3LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 760411
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