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The Old Smithy

The Old Smithy Chapel Hill | Beeley, Matlock DE4 2ND, England
+44 1629 258927
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (15 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
“pork sausage” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Old Smithy Chapel Hill | Beeley, Matlock DE4 2ND, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for lunch today half way around our cycle route, we were extremely impressed by the quality of the food and cleanliness & atmosphere at The Old Smithy. We had salmon and scrambled egg on toast, which was cooked to perfection. One not to be...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across this amazing place on Tuesday, then returned on Thursday. The food is of a high standard, the atmosphere is welcoming and the staff are very friendly. They have really tasty food for both adults and children, even the dog was welcome. We will...More

1  Thank Beth L
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We popped in to The Old Smithy for lunch after making a reservation for 10 people. The place is beautiful with high ceiling and lovely decor. It has a good outdoor seating area too. I had the cheddar and chutney sandwich. It was really tasty...More

Thank MackyM13
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Called in for breakfast this time, had the omelette and it was lovely, can't fault the place, lovely food and drink, friendly staff, that's why we keep returning

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Despite being reasonably busy they coped very well with nine of us with no problem. Service couldn't be faulted and the little dog in our party was made most welcome. A variety of meals came out of the kitchen in good time with no hiccups....More

Thank bewrayer
Reviewed 24 April 2017

excellent place for light meal or breakfast dog friendly Seating outside as well Very popular very friendly staff lovely location home made food and good icecream

Thank johnde215ll
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Love the veggie and meaty breakfasts for brunch. Always taste fresh and cooked to order. Staff very helpful and friendly.

Thank TKR68
Reviewed 15 April 2017

After a lovely walk from the Chatsworth estate, we called in for hot drinks and a slice of delight for my daughter. Very nice cappuccino (best I had all week and we tried lots of cafes in the area) and a friendly team running the...More

Thank Warden2015
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Nice quaint cafe first time visitors. It is at the bottom of Beeley moor. There is a good choice of food all of which looks tasty, we've plumped for a cheese scone with cream cheese and chutney which are very light and nice need a...More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I visited on Wednesday for a meal with family and really enjoyed it. The menu had a great choice, we had a vegetarian in the group but they still had many options. There was also a wide range of different sized meals for differing appetites....More

Thank Kaatiee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Smithy Chapel Hill | Beeley, Matlock DE4 2ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 258927
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