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US$17 - US$26
Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews scampi steak and ale pie chicken sunday roast potatoes mash sandwiches the pub smaller portions warm welcome peak district lovely meal feel very welcome booked a table well worth a visit staff were very friendly lovely village
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My friends and I visited the Devonshire Arms on numerous occasions during a week long stay in Hartington and feel the recent experiences of some visitors need a bit of balance. Admittedly as we were staying in a cottage around the corner we only went...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well...what can I say? Our experience was very ying and yang. We have been visiting Hartington for a number of years and, whilst in Buxton, we decided to pop here for a couple of drinks and some food. On arrival, a very flustered young man...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Devonshire Arms, well what Hell went wrong?? WAS a true gem of a pub in the picturesque village of Hartington. Blatantly obviously that it is under new management and from what we experienced not for the better. No friendly welcome afforded from days gone...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been visiting the Peak District for many years and have always enjoyed our numerous daily evening visits toThe Devonshire Arms, but this time........................... We realised that it was under new management as soon as we walked in. 'Good evening' we said - as...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

Welcome was not good ,manager obviously stressed,big sign for urgent staff on door and bar shut due to glass shortages. Overall smell of frying was unpleasant.Taken to our room which on entering seemed bright and airy. My husband went to get our bags and I...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by the Cheese Shop - went in to be told there was no beer on tap. Ordered 2 simple meals - no one else waiting and an hour later still waiting so left! Heard elsewhere that they are struggling to get staff.

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fully appreciate that pubs have been hit hard by Covid and staffing is difficult but, our visit was very disappointing. Had booked via email but they had no table booked for us, but did manage to accommodate us. The menu was reduced in size, I...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called here for a drink. The landlord looked at my husband as if he’d just crawled from under a stone. We ordered a pint of lager and tea for one. Paid £6.90 and I didn’t even get a pot of tea, just a small cup...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was once a great pub. Not now! Poor service and awful landlord. Very expensive, £7 for soup and a roll and the roll was one of those part baked rolls you can buy at the supermarket 6 for 50p. There was an error with our...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After walking for 2 hours up hill and dale we were ready for a refreshing pint, only to be turned away as we arrived 5 minutes after the landlord’s self imposed cut off time of 4pm. I understand staff shortages are a nightmare, but to...More

Date of visit: July 2021
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1 March 2020|
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Response from Diana C | Reviewed this property |
Not too bad , gravy gf as we had Sunday roast and Yorkshire puds ok , bit disappointed only one dessert gf. Best to ring and check as menu changes, we found staff friendly and helpful.
26 November 2019|
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Response from Devarms | Property representative |
Hello, Yes the dogs are allowed to our place.
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Devonshire Arms is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5