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The Fox & Goose Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Wigley ££ - £££ , British,
Pudding Pie Hill | Nr Old Brampton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, Wigley, Peak District National Park S42 7JJ, England
+44 1246 566335
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (19 reviews)
“pudding” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Pudding Pie Hill | Nr Old Brampton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, Wigley, Peak District National Park S42 7JJ, England
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101 - 110 of 334 reviews

Reviewed 27 March 2016

A lovely lunch with family, great views from the Orangerie too on a sunny day. Burger & Pies were excellent choices, would definitely return.

Thank Countrylover07
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2016

Thanks for leaving this review and highlighting our hearty pub classics that sit well alongside our a la carte choices. I have to have the steak and red wine pie when its on. Look forward to seeing you again soon Best Regards Craig

Reviewed 15 March 2016

Four of us went early evening, two of us had turkey dinner, one had fish and chips and the other had bangers and mash, all were good. For afters three of us had the sticky toffee pudding but it wasn't very sticky or moist, it...More

Thank Crystal S
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Thank you for visiting us on Sunday and trying a whole range of things off the Sunday menu. Sorry that the STP wasn't moist enough - we usually get great comments regarding our homemade puddings on Pudding Pie Hill. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Disappointing experience. The food was mediocre (we were served 1 bowl of veg between 13 people - the waitress came to apologise near the end of the meal, and said they forgot to bring the rest, but we could have it if we wanted...). I...More

Thank Fay P
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Dear reviewer. I'm sorry you felt the need to write this review. As if in our private dining room an establishment such as ours doesn't polish the cutlery before putting it on the table. Anyone reading previous reviews or visiting us will know we cater...More

Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

This place is nice..... When it's actually open. The manager really needs to get the opening times on the website and TripAdvisor updated and correct. Everytime we try to go or ring, the place is never open. Yes Mondays are closed but it is never...More

Thank Mrsrebrichards
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2016

Apologies - I thought all our times posted were correct. I will ask Lynne to double check. As a destination dining and function venue at the top of a hill we open lunchtimes and now it is Spring we are open all day Thursday-Sunday (we...More

Reviewed 7 March 2016

A group of 40 of us enjoyed a well organised meal in the conservatory. The meal was served to us by a very efficient staff and proved to be of high quality - especially considering that it was a large group and my experience is...More

Thank Trooper1941
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2016

Thank you for leaving this lovely review and recognising the work my General Manager Lynne and Head Chef Craig put in to organise these larger dinners. It isn't easy but their dedication and professionalism sometimes make it look so. Thanks again Craig

Reviewed 3 March 2016

Called yesterday (a Wednesday) with a 1.00 p.m. reservation for three of us, as a treat for our friend, on her birthday. We could have done better. Having previously downloaded the midweek menu - which doesn't give much of a choice in the first place...More

Thank Goldcardholder
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2016

Apologies. No excuse for the lack of prep on the homemade pies. Chef also apologises. In terms of the temperature it was a very cold period but normally as our regular visitors know the woodburner in the inglenook fireplace as you walk in usually does...More

Reviewed 24 February 2016

We were a party of eleven people of varying ages from teens to 95, celebrating a 95th birthday. We were welcomed into a private room and, despite the chaos of 11 people ordering, the waiting staff sorted everything out with good humour. The service was...More

Thank Zebthecat
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2016

Thank you for visiting us and leaving this review and congratulations to the member of your party who is 95 not out! I am very lucky to have a great team of staff up here and they will always make you feel welcome. I hope...More

Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Following a christening at nearby Edensor Church, we adjourned to the Fox and Goose for late lunch. There were about 30 of us and the service was excellent, quick, polite and helpful. The food was very well presented, tasty and good value. Parking is plentiful,...More

Thank Richchap24
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2016

Thank you for choosing us for your special occasion and leaving this review. We are grateful for you misting many of our good points and are really please you enjoyed the venue. Best Regards

Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

9 of us visited for a Birthday celebration, had a private table, and the staff couldn't do enough for us. The food was perfect, I had Blue Cheese Custard for starter and rare steak for mains, both brilliant. A lovely atmosphere with a live singer...More

Thank Rich H
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2016

Thank you for visiting us and leaving this review. The private dining room is ideal for birthday celebrations and I'm pleased you managed to book it and enjoy the meal. The blue cheese custard is one of chef's innovative winners and I'm glad you appreciate...More

Reviewed 11 February 2016

Attended a lunchtime buffet event. Food plentiful, tasty and well presented. Service was good with the tables being replenished.

Thank MarketMunchers
CraigLChestefield, Owner at The Fox & Goose Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2016

Thank you for booking your event with us and leaving this review. We are pleased you enjoyed the occasion. Regards

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Shirley R
23 March 2017|
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Response from Ms T M | Reviewed this property |
It is available for private hire,01246 566335 but normally Winter hours are Friday ……………….. 12 noon – 9 pm Saturday …………… 12 noon – 9:30 pm Sunday ……………… 12 noon – 6 pm, they may change hours through the summer, or you... More
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cat432
28 June 2016|
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Response from CraigLChestefield | Property representative |
Hi there. We are fortunate to have a Premier about half a mile from the venue, or if you would like something more boutique the Cavendish in Baslow is 3 miles away. For parties of 6 or more we offer a complimentary shuttle... More
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Ruth J
9 March 2016|
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Response from CraigLChestefield | Property representative |
Hi Ruth - happy to help. Come off at junction 29 for Chesterfield. Go through Chesterfield taking the A619 for Bakewell / Manchester (follow the signs for Chatsworth House). As you climb out of Chesterfield for about 2 miles... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pudding Pie Hill | Nr Old Brampton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, Wigley, Peak District National Park S42 7JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Wigley
  • Phone Number: +44 1246 566335
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Description
With an intriguing history, amazing panoramic views and romantic setting. The Fox and Goose provides a wedding venue, fine dining restaurant and pub in the heart of the peak district.
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