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The Family Tree Restaurant

Derby Road, Whatstandwell, Matlock DE4 5HG, England
+44 1773 425915
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Derby Road, Whatstandwell, Matlock DE4 5HG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having stayed here many years ago, we visited one Tuesday lunchtime and placed our orders, there were loads of customers and some people had to sit in the other dining room. Its very popular with walkers and soon one of the staff put a sign...More

Thank sallyofthemanor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Christine was most helpful in organising a surprise birthday tea for my mum's 80th. On the day the food was excellent and more than enough to eat all fresh and home made could not fault anything Christine and her staff were very attentive nothing was...More

Thank WilNetta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived I had to queue 15 mins to order food even though we got a table straight away. A number of tables were empty. There was one very slow person serving and when I reached the front of the queue I was told...More

6  Thank Karen M
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Always busy due to the quality of the food and excellent staff. The Family Tree is the hub of the local community, but if you can get a table, you won’t be disappointed. Excellent value for money.

2  Thank Pokervillan
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Everything you'd wish to find at a little cafe. Friendly staff, clean restaurant and excellent food. Plus the price of the breakfast included coffee so good value too! Definitely will be returning!

Thank TheMrH2012
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Booked for afternoon tea on the 10th September, For my partners birthday. I did it online so had no idea If I had succeeded, turns out I didn't need to book but did have my favourite table available. we ordered afternoon tea, and a pot...More

Thank Annika M
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

The members of the stuff extremely friendly. It was our first time in Whatstandwell, they help us with some advices! The food is delicious!!! The room externally home feeling! We will definitely coming back!!! Thanks to all the members who made our stay memorable

Thank ananobregaq
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Excellent B&B and a fabulous breakfast I would have no hesitation in recommending Make sure you book in advance

1  Thank markhW865RU
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Visited today (5th Sept) for breakfast with the other half. Lovely atmosphere as you walk in. Sat down had a look through the menu then went and ordered. We both had the family tree breakfast £8 each. You get locally sourced items. A sausage, 2...More

Thank luckyloo2007
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

When visiting this place with friends i was hugely disappointed in the poor service we received. It was very slow, our teas and coffees came out at different times with grubby glasses and tea cups. Looked like the staff did not want to be there...More

Thank Lrebeccca32
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July 5, 2017|
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Response from katyDoncaster | Reviewed this property |
I am KatyDoncaster. I gave the restaurant a criticism and wrongly thought my question would be linked to this review by tripadviser
November 18, 2015|
Response from Samantha T | Property representative |
Yes "dog's with well behaved owners are allowed", we also have dogs bowls in the garden.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derby Road, Whatstandwell, Matlock DE4 5HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Whatstandwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1773 425915
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