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Charles Restaurant

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170-172 South Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NR, England
+44 1629 580656
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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Make a beeline for this place.If you are parked at the cable car end ,this is further along the main road. Super mixed fish and scampi,freshly battered.No prepacked scampi here.Quick service and very friendly service.

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Thank Sally G
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a guy out side that basically pushes you in to the shop always saying everything fresh! Food was ok but very over priced, can go to riverside over the road for a bit cheaper! Always talking very rude and not in a polite manner to staff can always hear him! Staff always look really tired and run down. Will... More 

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1 Thank bikergirl567
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Food was ok. Not brilliant. Quite small for a full English breakfast. Larger at Morrisons lol Smelled of a grease from a fryer inside. Quite over powering. Would maybe help if they had a proper door leading to the kitchen. Also really cold as they leave the door open. I atually put on a coat while I was there. Asked... More 

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1 Thank Danimance
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

2 of us had quiche 1 had cod I had steak pie and a child's fish. All was really nice couldn't fault the meal at all the children's portion was massive more like a light bite portion than a child's. Would recommend!

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Thank shaneperkins84
Bedford, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are plenty of places selling fish and chips in Matlock Bath, most of them had the fryers in the shop but this is a restaurant. Had to have fish, chips, mushy peas, curry sauce and bread and butter - they do have a more extensive menu - but this was wonderful and just hit the spot. Spotlessly clean. Staff... More 

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Thank Olliedog311
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at this venue after being greeted on the street outside by 'Charles'. He was gently persuasive and friendly. We both ordered fish and chip with a cold drink. It was a tasty meal, the fish especially plentiful and yummy. The venue seats around 40 inside and more outside. The decor provided a pleasant atmosphere.

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Thank prowlin
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here last night about 8pm. Was looking for 4 fish and chips inc 1 gluten free. Walked in and a lady in a body warmer looked up from some boxes and asked if she could help. So firstly we asked if they could provide anything gluten free. The lady didn't seem sure of what i was asking but... More 

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Thank JMS80
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very quick to serve us ..Lovely atmosphere clean all of us could not fault it at all.would tell people we know if they go up there tocall in

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Thank maureenlakin
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, didn't have to wait long, very friendly and pleasant staff, reasonably priced. What more do you want ?

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Thank Verity W
Kirkby-in-Ashfield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we called in at Charles Restaurant. We ordered our meal, and when it came it was so disappointing the chips looked like they were warmed up chip shop chips and the pie had obviously been nuked in a microwave. The price was restaurant pricing and take away standard. When it came time to pay they only take cash!!! There... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170-172 South Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Matlock Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 580656

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?