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The Malt Shovel

Malt Shovel Farm Wirksworth Moor Wirksworth Moor, Matlock DE4 4GS England See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

I was impressed by the patience of the landlady as we dithered and changed the timing of our booking several times for a Sunday lunch, the last wkend in October. We finally settled on 3:30, after a trip to the local stream train. Thr landlady...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank kathy m
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Six of us plus dog visited for Sunday lunch and thoroughly enjoyed it. The new owners are working hard to attract regular custom and visitors and are getting it right. The menu is wide ranging including usual Sunday roasts. We ordered dishes including roast lamb,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Wow .. When I was groing up this little gem was a littlle bit far out of town for the usual pub crawl.. Now i'm older I understand the meaning of a proper pub! Cask Ales... Lovely Specials menu.. Took Mum for Sunday lunch.. A...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank greecemunkie1
Response from KarenR5630, Owner at The Malt ShovelResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

best beef and stilton pie we have ever had absolutley sublime, chips and gravy where outstanding to ....what a hidden little gem this pub is definitely worth a visit .good selection of beers roaring fire lovely friendly staff

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Jacqui B
Response from Karen R, Owner at The Malt ShovelResponded 7 September 2018

So pleased you enjoyed your time here. We look forward to your return

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Myself and a friend drove past here by chance and decided to try the food. The menu is simple but offered enough choice for us both. It isn’t by any means grand but the food was homemade and good sized portions. The eating area would...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank julesShayler
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We took over this delightful pub back in January 2018. We offer fine ales and quality food. We have a large carpark and a beer garden. Dog friendly, free WIFI. We can cater for small functions and are getting well More known for our Sunday lunches. Less
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Matlock
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Non-Smoking Rooms
United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Matlock
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Malcolm N S
18 April 2016|
Response from lindas270452 |
12 till 8 Mon and Tues 12 till11 30 weds and Thurs 12 till12 Fri and sat 12 till 9 sun food served 12 till 7 30 Mon to sat 12 till 4 30 on sun
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