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The George Alstonefield

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Ashbourne, Alstonefield, Peak District National Park DE6 2FX, England
+44 1335 310205
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Restaurant Hours
British, Diner, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Ashbourne, Alstonefield, Peak District National Park DE6 2FX, England
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

We had the pleasure to visit Alstonefield in the peak district last weekend. It is a beautiful little village and we would highly recommend staying at number 2 cottage which can be booked via Alstonefield Manor. We ate at the George pub in the centre...More

4  Thank LuigiVernazza
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Lovely country pub and restaurant serving great food indie and outside. Will take dogs in the bar. Very unusual staircase.

3  Thank lesley t
Reviewed 12 October 2015

I had booked this restaurant having read the TripAdvisor reviews which I was a bit sceptical of, surely nowhere can be that good. We were celebrating a 60th birthday and I wanted the perfect evening, the Peak District route from Leek to the venue provided...More

3  Thank bobe17
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Lovely setting - traditional and quirky. Arrived to a hostile welcome for being late! ( about 20 mins due to not familiar with area) .Not particularly welcoming as we were told table was no longer reserved for us as they have lots of 'no shows'...More

7  Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 10 October 2015

It was my birthday, so wanted something a little bit special. The evening began so well with superb starters of citrus cured salmon and smoked duck liver parfait, priced at £8 each. They were beautifully presented and very delicious, could not fault a thing. The...More

7  Thank brian_elaine_bowman
Reviewed 10 October 2015

We stayed for three nights at Alstonefield Manor and The George came highly recommended, not less because it was within walking distance. We booked dinner there for all three nights of our stay. Although our first night was disappointing (service was rather cool and the...More

2  Thank David_Trip1234
Reviewed 4 October 2015

I have used this pub many times in the past and it has now changed management and approach. What used to be a welcoming refuge for tired walkers has now gone up market, to its disadvantage, Our group of 4 arrived at lunchtime to be...More

4  Thank GingerArthur
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

I booked a table having never been before and right away was impressed that the person on the phone asked if anyone at the table had any dietary requirements. When we arrived we were taken to our table promptly and served drinks. When we ordered...More

4  Thank Nikita J
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Beautiful setting and good value food. We were late for our booking but they held the table for us. The bonus was that dogs are allowed in certain areas of the restaurant.

2  Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Imaginative food in lovely, traditional but tastefully decorated - no brass horse shoes - pub. Frequented by locals and visitors - especially passing hikers and cyclists - but also foodies. Somewhat limited choice for gluten free diners - although not marked as gluten free, the...More

2  Thank Sophie J
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20 February 2018|
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Response from MegH007 | Reviewed this property |
About two hilly miles.
16 July 2017|
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Response from Ruth M | Reviewed this property |
So sorry but I can't help you there as we dined at lunch time and our kids are fully grown . I'm sure if you phoned the pub they would advise you .
9 July 2017|
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Response from Emily1973 | Property representative |
They are very welcome in a small quarry tiled area of the pub. If you are joining us for a meal its best to book. Hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ashbourne, Alstonefield, Peak District National Park DE6 2FX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Alstonefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 310205
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Traditional village pub serving excellent British food. Open fires, real ales and fantastic selection of wines.
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