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The Kings Head

) #32 of 83 Restaurants in Buxton ££ - £££ , British,
Market Place | SK17 6EJ, Buxton SK17 6EJ, England
+44 1298 27719
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Market Place | SK17 6EJ, Buxton SK17 6EJ, England
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

We decided to have Sunday lunch at the Kings Head today and we were not disappointed.We had a choice of beef or a half chicken so we decided on the chicken .We waited a while for our meal ,but when it arrived it was lovely...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Clean, tidy big pub with a good mix of friendly locals and tourists. Eaten here a couple of times and the food is always good, nice cold beer and friendly staff. No complaints, all good.

Thank Luvsbatz
Reviewed 6 April 2017

when ordering a meal at 5 pm and your told 30 minutes delay you accept it but at 5-45 and you ask how much longer and your told another 30 minutes you start to give up and look elsewhere, don't bother unless your not in...More

Thank sutton110
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Visited twice in the past couple of months. Last visit was for an informal get together with work colleagues. The menu is extensive and the food was lovely and really good for the price. Everyone enjoyed their meal and I think most of us were...More

Thank TheWeddingC0uple
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We visited here as we were staying 20minutes from buxton in the peak District but no pub in the villages had sky sports. We had some food whilst watching the football and it was good for the price.

Thank Fraggle42
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Food ok you get what you pay for, service not the best, toilets are in bad condition and have been for months, needs a face lift

Thank Claire R
Reviewed 8 March 2017

we enjoyed our meal was cooked to perfection and didnt have to wait long to be served as it was ideal for us getting to the opera house on time and just a short walking distance too .. staff are all so friendly and polite......More

Thank alexiamay00
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Went here twice over 3 days. The first time the burger was pretty blah. I was silly to return a couple nights later, and try the fish/chips. The chips, and peas were actually pretty good but the fish was weak. There are many better places...More

Thank Nuttman
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Had a nice steak meal in here .Was surprised it tasted as good as it was several pounds cheaper than neighbouring pubs.

Thank Val B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

THE food is a mixed menu with plenty of offers ,dietry needs catered for and not to pricey ,children welcome ,outside seating area.

Thank andreahindle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place | SK17 6EJ, Buxton SK17 6EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 27719
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