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The Knights Table

) #16 of 81 Restaurants in Buxton ££ - £££, Bar, British, Pub
Leek Road | Quarnford, Buxton SK17 0SN, England
+44 1298 23695
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Leek Road | Quarnford, Buxton SK17 0SN, England
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Reviews (324)
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Reviewed yesterday

This area has a lot of very competitive pubs but this one does not appear to be keeping up. The medieval banquet decor and wooden seats are dated, as is the menu with breaded scampi or gammon steak both served with frozen peas. The chicken...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 5 days ago

A group of us had arranged to be met here at the end of our walk from Hulme End to the head of The Manifold, just below the pub. It had rained steadily all day so we were quite wet when we arrived but the...More

Thank adrian57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were out for a bike ride and had arranged to stop here for a bite to eat and a hot drink. My friend arrived minutes before me and waited outside and within seconds was confronted who we think was the landlady. She accused him...More

Thank r_tandon
Knights T, Owner at The Knights Table, responded to this review

Why do people think they can review a business when they have no intention of using it. Just to be clear you were caught climbing over the chains to get to the longnor road. You had no intention whatsoever of using the pub.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely place to eat. The inside is beautifully decked out with fine attention to detail. The back tables have beautiful views over the hills. The food was very nicely presented and very tasty.

Thank wendyhirons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped here for lunch after touring the area all morning. It was a cold day with snow flurries and a bitter Northerly wind. The warm welcome and hearty lunch soon made us forget about that. Beer was good from a local...More

1  Thank SlamminHammo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My Husband has stayed here a few times when away on business and always come home saying how great it is and how much I would enjoy it. So last night I finally got to find out for myself and was blown away by this...More

Thank Jcb B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Recently dined here for my brothers 60th birthday and couldn't fault it. Excellent service,lovely food and great atmosphere. Thank you for your hospitality.

Thank karenprior
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I am a regular traveller throughout the UK and I use this hotel whenever I am in the area, The attention to detail is exceptionally high, the rooms are to a very high standard. The atmosphere is excellent along with the food. I also would...More

1  Thank Q1537SPdaveb
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A part of 12 of us booked for a Saturday night, but ended up as a party of 14. The restaurant was very accomodating and we all had an excellent meal. Food was very good. Excellent choice at very resonable prices. Food was served hot...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Wow! Love this place! Very impressed with the hospitality & service we received. The decor theme is fabulous with faint medieval music in the back ground. We were totally taken with the ambience and all the added unique touches for e.g small scissors to open...More

Thank evo9Manchester
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What is the brewery? Any guest ales? Do you serve food in the evening?
7 February 2017|
Response from Knights T | Property representative |
We are freehold, We have a selection of ales, We normally have Black Sheep and a guest. In addition we have Wolf Rock and Worthington and numerous bottles. We do serve in the evenings but it is advisable to book. We are... More
I wondered if you allowed dogs in the bar/ eating areas please. We are visiting the area and wanted to visit for a meal. Thank you
24 January 2017|
Response from Knights T | Property representative |
I'm sorry but we don't allow dogs. Cheers Alan
Julie R
How far are you from Buxton town centre? Ho long will it take by car?
8 January 2017|
Response from Knights T | Property representative |
Hi, We are about 4 miles from the Town Centre. It only takes about ten minutes. I would advise you check availability before setting out. Our phone number is 01298 23695. Cheer Alan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leek Road | Quarnford, Buxton SK17 0SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 23695
  • E-mail
Formally the travellers rest but now a vastly improved and individual pub/restaurant