Spring House Farm is walking distance to both Hope and Castleton. Each has a number of pubs and cafes, all of which are child friendly, and most of which are dog friendly. All offer vegetarian options.
Castleton – Pubs
The Castle (Tel 01433 620578) Part of the Vintage Inn chain, friendly and efficient with good food. Dogs welcome.
The Bull’s Head (Tel 01433 620256) A very nice interior, again friendly and efficient with a good menu range. Good place to watch the nation’s big sporting occasions in company. NO DOGS
Ye Old Nags Head (Tel 01433 620248) Nice little pub/restaurant. Good food. Welcomes dogs. Friday quiz night.
The Peak Hotel (Tel 01433 620247) Pub/hotel. Quite lively. Welcomes dogs.
The George (Tel 01433 620238) Quite traditional. The locals’ pub. Welcomes dogs
The Cheshire Cheese (Tel 01433 620330) Very traditional. Welcomes dogs. Quiz night Sunday.
Hope – Pubs
The Cheshire Cheese, Edale Road, Hope (Tel 01433 620381) One of our favourites. Cosy on a winter’s night. Traditional pub. Good pub food and a friendly atmosphere. Welcomes dogs. Quiz night Wednesday.
The Old Hall, Hope (Tel 01433 620160) Sister pub/hotel to The Peak in Castleton. Quite lively. Welcomes dogs.
The Blind Bull, Little Hucklow, (Tel 01298 211949) Newly refurbished pub/restaurant with lovely decor, a good menu and food, especially good for vegetarian options. No dogs.
Mid/Higher End Eating Out
Lose Hill House Hotel & Spa, Edale Road, Hope (Tel 01433 621219) A favourite for us. A nice walk over the shoulder of Lose Hill to this lovely hotel. Food and service very good. Lovely decor. Beautiful views from the dining room/bar. Food and service excellent. A favourite venue for weddings, so often busy at weekends.
Bank House Brasserie, Hathersage (Tel 01433 449060) A buzzing lively atmosphere with a high end contemporary feel plus good food and service.
The George Hotel, Hathersage (Tel 01433 650436) Recently refurbished, again, buzzing and busy, good food at good prices.
Maazi Indian Restaurant, Hathersage (Tel 01433 650725) A very good Indian restaurant. Good decor, food and excellent service at sensible prices. Also, does take-away but doesn’t deliver this far away. Perhaps phone in order to collect. 10-15 mins away.
Top End Dining
Fischers Restaurant, Baslow (Tel 01246 583259) High end Michelin star fine dining. Often has a good value lunch menu. Food and service excellent. Atmosphere quite formal and hushed.
The Cavendish Hotel, Baslow (Tel 01246 582311) High end. Part of the Chatsworth Estate. Absolutely lovely. Brasserie style conservatory eating or more formal dining room. Food and service excellent. Views over the estate parkland.
1530 Restaurant, Castleton (01433 621870) Very popular mid market local restaurant. Buzzing atmosphere. Usefully does take-aways Thurs-Sunday.
The Curry Cabin, Hope (Tel 01433 623203) Indian (Kashmiri) restaurant and take away which delivers. Food and prices are good. No alcohol served but you are welcome to bring a bottle.
Bradwell Fisheries Fish & Chip Shop, Bradwell (Tel 01433 620379). Good local chippy a 10 minute drive away. Perhaps phone in order to collect.