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We went here for Sunday lunch. Its a while since we had lunch here and its been a bit run-down and unloved for a while. The new landlords have worked hard on the place and made a great improvements to the building,,but it is nothing...More
Thank David F
Response from Karen R, Owner at The Malt ShovelResponded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you again 😊
We stop here every now and again when passing through the Wirksworth/Wirksworth Moor area because this pub has the appearance of the last outpost of comfort before you fully hit the wild and windy moors.
Whilst this place is in fact NOT the last outpost...More
We were staying just up the road and had the Malt Shovel Inn recommended to us as a friendly local pub. Absolutely spot on, nice and cosy with a open fire, friendly staff and locals who were more than happy to chat and recommend local...More
We have been to the Malt Shovel a few times, but on this occasion, nine of us arrived for lunch. Welcoming landlady and staff, with relaxed, warm and responsive service. Good attention to detail, which is appreciated.
And the beer was fine, well kept and...More
Having seen the reviews, we decided to go to this pub for a light bite and a pint. My wife and I walked through the door into a nice cosy pub with a lovely warm open fire which was most welcome on a rainy day....More