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Carriages Bar and Restaurant

Newhaven | Near Hartington, Buxton SK17 0DU, England
+44 1298 84528
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab linguine” (5 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:30 PMAll hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Newhaven | Near Hartington, Buxton SK17 0DU, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Knowing that we were the first couple in the restaurant after their January shut down lunch could have gone 1 of 2 ways. Fortunately it was lovelly. The woman who showed us to our table and brought our food was on the right side of...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Service was good . Great to sit in train carriage - like a private dining room for our party . Good value for money. Served a vegan meal and asked what the diner would like

Thank franbostyn
Reviewed 21 November 2017

My husband and I visited Carriages recently - a very quirky restaurant - we felt like we were on the Orient Express....!! The service was excellent, with very friendly staff..... the food was amazing, particularly my starter Pork & Black Pudding Scotch Egg..... this was...More

Thank pboxall147
Reviewed 17 November 2017

We had a lovely Sunday lunch at this restaurant. My steak in particular was excellent and came with the best blue cheese sauce I've ever eaten. The bar is set up as a train station with the diners eating in replica train carriage - such...More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My fiancée and I recently enjoyed a wonderful meal at Carriages. The food was well-executed and plentiful, the interior was charming and the service was excellent. We both thoroughly enjoyed the experience and look forward to returning for more.

Thank King_of_Zembla
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We had Sunday lunch yesterday and have to say it was even better than last time! We all had a lovely time with great food served by attentive professional staff. This restaurant has a very unique feel, eating inside railway carriages is a novel way...More

Thank Suzysue222
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Just fabulous! Yes it’s a bit different inside as it’s designed to look like two railway carriages (hence the name) but the real star is the food It is wonderful I recommend the monkfish linguine which was fabulous. Worth a visit

Thank Gumpoandwordy
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent food in a novel setting . Very welcoming staff and pace of service just right . Starter of scorch egg with black pudding was really well prepared with yummy slightly runny yolk. Main course was chicken pie with vegetables. Will definitely be back.

Thank Waterheating
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We came to Carriages to celebrate a family members Birthday and were we glad we chose this place! We had heard good reviews from colleagues and from reading tripadvidor and we were not disappointed! We were made to feel very welcome by the staff, they...More

Thank emh233
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent food & service. I would definitely recommend a visit. Mussels & Partridge followed by raspberry & chocolate mousse!! Brilliant!!

Thank Brownie1916
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Questions & Answers
Adam E
19 September 2017|
Response from april27s | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm unsure of this answer sorry. I'd give them a call and ask to be certain. I have looked online and it says dietary requirements catered for so they may have a different menu for gluten intolerance Sorry I can't... More
30 June 2017|
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Response from Ellie H | Property representative |
They are yes!
sue g
8 June 2017|
Response from carriages2016 | Property representative |
Hi sue. We allow dogs into the bar area but not on the carriages. Thanks, ellie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newhaven | Near Hartington, Buxton SK17 0DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 84528
  • E-mail
English Bar & Restaurant - with a difference. Jump on board and enjoy a range of food and drink on our platform and two train carriages!
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