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The Anchor Inn

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 29/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 29/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
The Anchor Inn is a beautiful vintage coaching inn licenced in 1699 and purchased by Robinson's brewery in 1964. Nestled on the outskirts of the beautiful Peak District village of Tideswell nr Buxton. We offer traditional English home made food 7 days a week from 12 until 9pm. ] Our well stocked bar boasts 4 real ales, 3 draught beers including Birra moretti & Veltins Pilsner, and a fine range of wines and spirits.
PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service, Dog Friendly
Reviews (471)
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Reviewed 1 November 2020

We came here for an evening meal whilst on holiday. we had a lovely table in a separate room of the pub and found the staff to be warm, friendly and helpful. When we emailed to book, they telephoned us to go through the menu...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2020

Thank you for your feedback following your recent visit to our special little pub. I understand your daughter was disappointed that the mushroom and spinach wellington was not available that evening. It is one of our most popular choices for vegan and non vegan so...More

Reviewed 24 October 2020

Friendly service by the staff. Food felt home cooked and was delicious and tasty. Nice range of ales and drink selection. We had a lovely meal thanks.

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?1  
ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2020

Thank you for your lovely review. It was an absolute pleasure to meet you all and we hope to see you again sometime soon . There’s nothing more atmospheric than a candlelit dinner ! Kind Regards.. Serena Courtney

Reviewed 19 October 2020

We have been here approx 4-5 times since the pub changed ownership and the food has been of a high standard on each occasion.

Date of visit: September 2020
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ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2020

Thank you so much for leaving such a positive review and for your support in these challenging times. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards..Serena Courtney

Reviewed 13 October 2020

A pleasant country pub with a nice menu of good pub grub that is value for money. The service from the staff was excellent and the COVID compliance measures are simple and easy to follow, keeping everyone safe.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?2  
ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2020

Thank you for your great review and glad you enjoyed your visit. We are doing everything possible to keep everyone safe and we really appreciate your comments on the measures in place to comply with all government guidelines on Covid 19. It’s great to hear...More

Reviewed 11 October 2020 via mobile

Just had a great meal out. One veggie roast and a black and blue burger. The roast was so much more than a plate of veg, full of flavour and large portion size. The burger included black pudding and blue cheese on top of a...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2020

Thank you for such a great review on your recent visit to our lovely pub. Our chefs work extremely hard to make sure we use locally sourced ingredients with a farm to fork ethos in mind so we are always delighted to hear such positive...More

Reviewed 10 October 2020 via mobile

We called in here on a drive from Chesterfield to Stockport, having wanted to visit for some time due to the Pub’s attractive appearance. We were not disappointed. The pub is dog friendly and has excellent period features inside. Staff were brilliant, very friendly and...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2020

Thank you so much for your fabulous review. It was lovely to have a chat with you when you visited and it was our absolute pleasure to look after you. We hope to see you again in the near future along with your four legged...More

Reviewed 4 October 2020

Ate here with my wife while we stayed in Tideswell. Food was really nice and a good selection. Waitresses were really friendly and professional (thanks Lydia and blue haired lady). Good selection of beers on tap too.

Date of visit: October 2020
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ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2020

Thank you for your great feedback after your recent visit to The Anchor Inn . I have shared your review on our staff chat board which has delighted Lydia and Georgie. We hope you can visit again in the future.. Kind Regards Serena Courtney

Reviewed 23 September 2020 via mobile

We were recommended this pub through our cottage we were staying in & from the positive feedback on TripAdvisor. It’s a traditional pub serving what traditional pub grub. We enjoyed what we had & would return if back in the area.

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?1  
ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2020

Thank you for your positive review of our lovely pub. We would be delighted to see you if you visit in the future. . Kind Regards Serena Courtney

Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

We stopped here hungrily on the way home from a day's hiking. First visit after driving past so many times, but we will be stopping a lot more from now on. The food was amazing, we were lucky to catch the first weekend of their...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2020

Hi Martin.. and wow what a fantastic review ! II have to admit I had a huge smile on my face while reading it . The staff were delighted to hear your feedback and remembered you visiting. Of course the chef was over the moon...More

Reviewed 19 September 2020 via mobile

Excellent pub grub at reasonable price. Hand sanitiser at the door and one way system in place. Staff didn’t wear face masks but I did feel safeMore

Date of visit: September 2020
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ScreamerC, General Manager at The Anchor Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2020

Thank you for leaving feedback for your visit to Anchor Inn. We are glad to hear that the safety measures in place here made you feel comfortable . Since you left your review all staff now wear face coverings to comply with new regulations. We...More

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Questions & Answers
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theloz86
11 March 2018|
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Response from 712RickE | Property representative |
Hello. We serve food all day everyday until 9pm. For all enquiries or if you would like to make a reservation, please contact yme or one of my staff on 01298871371 between 0900 and 2300 7 days a week. Thank you for your... More
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277bevl
9 July 2017|
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Response from Claire S | Property representative |
Hi Bev, Yes we have a children's menu. You can find all of our menus on our website. We look forward to welcoming you soon :)
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Anchor Inn

  • Yes, The Anchor Inn is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • The Anchor Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5