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The Poachers Arms - CLOSED

95, Castleton Road, Hope, Peak District National Park, England
+44 1433 620380
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
20 Mar 2016
“A waste of time”
30 Jan 2016
“Worst pub in the valley - AVOID”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
95, Castleton Road, Hope, Peak District National Park, England
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 20 March 2016

We stopped at this place for a meal . The board outside said new management and the board advertised food. When we got it we where told there is no food . A waste of time and totally misleading. We left

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

What a crying shame this pair have taken over The Poachers. 1/5 is too generous. Pub was EMPTY on Sat afternoon - should have taken the hint. Simple pub grub took 40+ minutes to arrive. When my elderly grandmother asked what was taking so long...More

7  Thank wiseoldowl15
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Severe language barrier with the staff, four pub meals took an hour to arrive, one meal cold and another two did not arrive with the sides which were stated on the menu. When taking this up with Mike the manager he became aggressive and extremely...More

6  Thank JMulhearn
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

A group of us booked for a post Christmas get together and we were offered the option of a buffet which we had. The buffet was a mix of hot Thai and cold English with a good choice for all tastes. It was really lovely...More

Thank Antonia H
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Having recently re-opened, The Poachers is well worth a visit. Both English and Thai cuisine on offer. We went between Christmas and New Year, food was good, freshly cooked, staff are really friendly and helpful. Prices are reasonable, good atmosphere. Will defo be going again.

Thank discodave200357
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Lovely food thal and English had phad thai noodles and my friend had a Guinness and steak suet pudding very nice I will definitely call in soon for some more thanks mike

Thank phayom21
Reviewed 21 September 2015

I'm quite lost as to how to describe the Poachers Arms... Called for drinks but wasn't sure it was open at first as not much sign of life. Inside was either very cluttered with plates, dolls, plants, trinkets etc. or full of charm depending on...More

1  Thank Tarndy
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

We were there to celebrate my parents golden wedding. The menu was extremely limited (only 3 mains as the 4th was unavailable). The table had been booked a couple of months in advance as ourselves and my brothers family were travelling from London for the...More

3  Thank dph1811
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

The setting in the conservatory was very nice, the rest of the experience was dire. The menus is so basic it is totally unbelievable. The were 4 items on the main course but 1 was unavailable. The soup (pea & ham) looked like a tin...More

5  Thank Keith H
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Not open at 6 pm! Sign said open T 5 pm we walked here on the Tuesday evening lights on but no one home! All doors locked we knocked to no avail !

2  Thank estherdiane
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  • Address: 95, Castleton Road, Hope, Peak District National Park, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hope Valley  >  Hope
  • Phone Number: +44 1433 620380
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