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The Pointing Dog & Duck

Coombs Road, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1AQ, England
+44 1629 690140
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (104 reviews)
“duck” (28 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Coombs Road, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1AQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have visited the place on a Friday afternoon for a sharing platter and drinks. Staff were most welcoming and food didn't disappoint. Prices slightly higher than you'd expect, but overall experience was great.

Thank evao915
Reviewed yesterday

Nice setting and the interior is ok, the menu is ok, nothing special, the service is a bit hit and miss as to few staff, the staff on where friendly and tried but lacked any enthusiasm for the menu or serving. I would go again...More

Thank Corbett H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided on this place as 1. We had been before but hadn’t eaten and 2. It seemed to be an oasis of clam in the middle of chaotic Bakewell on market day. The bar is in an old mill which has been converted well...More

Thank MaisieMaz
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had pre booked for Friday night meal here. Friendly staff and nice food. Hub had a fillet steak which he was impressed with. Decorated in the industrial style, quite funky and quite a bistro feel. Recommended.

Thank Cagsy62
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food might be nice, but the bar is a bit of a disaster.... Firstly they've got a very poor range of drinks compared to practically every other bar in town, they only had one customer and the bar maid was trying to use half...More

Thank jabela30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this restaurant from the nearby car park and saw 2 for 1 (Mon to Fri) on wood fired pizzas, go on then! Lovely looking place, great menu and different options available for certain requirements. Can eat inside or outside with pond views. Great...More

Thank Helen3385
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Phoned ahead on Weds 27th June to see if they had any tables free later that evening and was told they did, just feel free to turn up...excellent - already impressed! However...turned up at the time we mentioned to them (7pm) to be told that...More

Thank LyndenDawn2103
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location beside the river. Dined there after not liking the look of one we had booked. Better than basic menu and although we had a long wait it all tasted good.

Thank digdog_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great location , great staff, great smiles ! Will definitely visit again and enjoy a full evening . Thanks guys

Thank ukarborist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here our first night in the Peak District, drawn to the restaurant because we love dogs. It is a renovated mill and very charming - sat outside overlooking the pond in the late evening and it was a perfect setting. No table...More

Thank MerryBanker
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21 June 2018|
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Response from 1992iou | Property representative |
There most certainly are 😁
28 April 2018|
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Response from 1992iou | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
There is. Our full menu is available on our website.
Keerata K
11 May 2017|
Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
sorry I'm a customer I've no idea why they closed then.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coombs Road, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 690140
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