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The Pavilion Gardens

St. Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6BE, England
+44 1298 23114
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“baked potato” (2 reviews)
“lambs liver” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
St. Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6BE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to today and was less busy as usual... the service by one waiter who had been there a month was excellent.... he really went above to give great service. The jacket potato on the other hand good too but was warm as if...More

Thank junade
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The glass house full of beautiful plants leads you to the Pavilion café. I visited on a busy Sunday, but going upstairs to the Art Café was a good move. The staff were busy, but after I ordered the food arrived quickly and my club...More

Thank ladyscribe
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Passing through Buxton on a wet Monday Morning we had read good reviews of the Cafe in the Pavilion Gardens so decided to call in for a breakfast.Parked up in the designated car park and braved the rain searching for the cafe.Signage was poor and...More

Thank AndyA104
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

First time visit. Had a hot drink in the cafe. Great service. Chairs and play area a bit tied. It was very busy but we were served very quickly.

Thank Volksrus
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

6 of is ate here, 3 couples. My brother and his wife had the salmon salad and an omelette, all presented nicely. The rest of us had tea and scone for £4.95. Staff were attentive and tables cleared quickly. Lovely outlook onto the gardens.

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We ticked the box to dine when we went to the opera house. With the current works going on this place isn't well signposted but we found it after walking all the way round and trying a number of locked doors. The food is alright...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We booked the Pre Show Dinner when we booked the shows tickets on line. There was 4-5 starters mains and desserts to choose from. It was about £13 for 2 courses. We had mains and desserts. It's a very nice building. The service was very...More

Thank lexi71
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Had a very nice dinner before going to the theatre. Food was well prepared and cooked. Service was friendly and efficient. Would go again if going to the theatre as it was next door so there was no rush to finish eating.

1  Thank Nutty16
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch feeling lazy, The Soup ( spinach & goats cheese) pure heaven, opted for the Beef Ciabatta again really good, All the staff was brill, Young Joe was first class as was the girl whom I couldn't see her name ( had...More

Thank Bargee69
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The cafes at the Pavilion Gardens offer something of a different experience depending on what you are looking for. First of all, the listed Gardens themselves are free to walk around with picturesque corners and seating, a lake, a river running through, waterfowl to feed,...More

Thank mercuryderbyshire
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 23114
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