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The Kings Head

££ - £££, British,
Market Place, Buxton SK17 6EJ, England
+44 1298 27719
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Market Place, Buxton SK17 6EJ, England
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

We came by this place after going to view Ithaca Greek restaurant which is just across the road. It was mid afternoon, our tummies were rumbling and we decided this looked better than the other options in the vicinity. What a surprise the club sandwich...More

Thank JCB933
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Nice pub. Busy busy the food was quick and hot. Friendly staff. Nice choice of beer in. Lovely pudding to. Close to the centre of everything.

Thank Julie O
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Well worth a visit, came here twice on our 3 night stay in Buxton. Spoilt for choice and good weekly offers. Especially enjoyed very reasonable steaks perfectly cooked with tasty onion rings, peas and proper chips plus choice of extras. Good atmosphere and friendly staff.Definitely...More

Thank TonyDodgson
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We had a rib eye steak, lasagne and kids dinners. The kids meals in particular were excellent quality and value. Staff very friendly and attentive. Thanks for looking after us.

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

I ate lunch here on a recent trip to Buxton. I ordered food at the bar. I had a pint of lager. My meal was a cajun chicken XL burger, chips and onion rings. The food took about 15 minutes to arrive. Everything was hot...More

Thank JohnRocco
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We visited few times. Good prices and great food. We had couple of games of pool too. Staff is friendly and efficient. We definitely recommend!

Thank zofiazakup
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Had the beef Sunday lunch today and not impressed - although have had good meals in the past. Beef very tough and left most of it and the roast spuds were like filled with mash potato - too much over cooked. Staff very pleasant as...More

Thank steve3pam
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Went for an evening meal after getting in to Buxton. The food was good and filling and the staff friendly but the pub was very quiet and lacked atmostphere so we moved on after eating

Thank Tam M
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Pub was recommended by a few people for best place to watch the footy and get a bite to eat. Football was sublime 3-0 Liverpool v Man City. Great atmosphere. Bar staff were excellent. Food was good quality and really good value, best pub food...More

Thank X7444PYsharonc
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Would recommend. We ate here mid evening and were pleasantly surprised by the wide ranging menu and the outstanding value for money. The service was attentive and efficient, the food came quickly and was delicious.

Thank aandba
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place, Buxton SK17 6EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 27719
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