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The Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe

Ashbourne Road | Wink, Winkhill, Leek ST13 7PN, England
+44 1538 308505
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (25 reviews)
“quiche” (17 reviews)
“oatcakes” (26 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 16:30 Hours
CUISINES
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Ashbourne Road | Wink, Winkhill, Leek ST13 7PN, England
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1 - 10 of 483 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Cannot fault anything about this place. I've visited on so many occasions and never been left disappointed. The staff are friendly and couldn't do enough for you. The food is absolutely delicious, all locally sourced & fresh. I regularly visit with my mum and we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ChelsRyder
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited in December on the way to York for my birthday. Lovely breakfast, presented nicely. Good value for money and good quality breakfast. Will be back! Booths were a little snug to seat 6 was the only mild criticism. Thank you

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kateproff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely place! I wish this was closer to home (Chesterfield, Derbyshire). Went here after our visit to the Peak Wildlife Park and the menu options were brilliant- all homemade English fayre including festive sandwiches. I ended up having the hot turkey sandwich which...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ClaireU220
CottageKitchenCafe, Manager at The Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Claire, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so pleased you joined us for your lunch and that your meal was up to our usual high standard. We do hope the next time your in this area that you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family lunch. Really enjoyable well made food. Staff were lovely and well organised. Premise was very clean and well kept. Gluten free catered for.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tjndoncaster
CottageKitchenCafe, Manager at The Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so pleased to see you enjoyed your meal, all our food is freshly cooked and all with local ingredients. We do also try to cater for everyone's needs. We do hope you...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Lovely setting, lots of locally saurced food options. GF and vegetarian catered for. Very efficient service and staff are friendly and helpful. Prices are realistic.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank allNicola
CottageKitchenCafe, Manager at The Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Hello Nicola, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a lovely review. We do try our very best to cater for any allergies or intolerance's to the best of our ability. We are so pleased to see you enjoyed your meal and your experience...More

Reviewed 30 November 2018

We stopped on the off chance on the way from Manchester to Donington Park after kicking Sainburys cafe into touch because of the long wait there. Also the Cottage Kitchen car park was very busy which is always a good sign. Ordered the all day...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank kays_19
CottageKitchenCafe, Manager at The Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a great review. We are really pleased to see you enjoyed your visit to us. The pie is one of our most popular dishes as we only use top quality meat from our...More

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

I visited the cottage kitchen with friends in the summer. We were a table of 4 and hadn’t seen each other for a while so took ages to decide before we were ready to order but the waitress was understanding and offered to come back....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Foodie-Travel-89
CottageKitchenCafe, Manager at The Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Hello, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to us. And that you thought the service was good and you didn't feel rushed at all. We do hope you will visit again in...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Finished main course and plate cleared... and then waited and waited. After half an hour a passing waitress asked "everything alright?" and although I said "could I have..." she was gone. Realising little or no chance of dessert or coffee paid and left. It was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Graham B
CottageKitchenCafe, Manager at The Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Hello Graham, We are disappointed to hear your visit wasn't up to our usual high standards. No member of staff would intentionally walk away from a customer when being spoken to. We have spoken with all members of staff to ensure they always ask the...More

Reviewed 8 November 2018

Nice place to stop for a cup of tea and scone. Service was very good and nice and clean. I liked the fudge that came with the tea. Thank you

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rphilchef
CottageKitchenCafe, Manager at The Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Hello, Thanks for leaving us a great review, We are pleased to see you enjoyed your visit to us and that you thought the service was good too. We do hope you will visit again soon. Many thanks

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We were told about this place at Hettys tea shop when we called and they were closing, I had the afternoon tea and my wife had the Staffordshire oat cakes, both meals were exelent, and apparently all local produce. There is also a small shop...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank oldskater87
CottageKitchenCafe, Manager at The Cottage Kitchen Country Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Hello David, Thanks for leaving us a great review. We are so pleased you chose us to come to. All the ingredients in our meals are locally sourced and cooked fresh. So it's great to see that you enjoyed your food. We do hope you...More

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Hello All We take bookings on tables of 6 or more. Please give us a call or drop us an email to arrange booking a table. 01538 308505. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 18:00
Monday
08:30 - 16:30
Tuesday
08:30 - 16:30
Wednesday
08:30 - 16:30
Thursday
08:30 - 16:30
Friday
08:30 - 16:30
Saturday
08:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ashbourne Road | Wink, Winkhill, Leek ST13 7PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Leek  >  Winkhill
  • Phone Number: +44 1538 308505
  • E-mail
Description
The Cottage Kitchen believes in celebrating all that the Staffordshire Moorlands has to offer. We have developed our menu alongside suppliers and producers who share our passion for locally produced, seasonal artisan foods.
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