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Columbine Restaurant

7 Hall Bank, Buxton SK17 6EW, England
+44 1298 78752
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7 Hall Bank, Buxton SK17 6EW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Delicious three course meal with friendly service. We enjoyed our wonderful pre-theatre meal at the Columbine very much indeed. Looking forward to our next visit.

Thank CSB545
Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked a table on a Saturday night at sort notice, and glad we did. The menu including a specials sheet was impressive and to our taste. The service was friendly, and explained that they were busy so our meals could take a little longer than...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the second time. Delicious 3 course meal including the steak and lamb dish. The house wine was great value for money and very acceptable. Superb cheese board. We will be returning.....

Thank kathane3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited this restaurant many times and have never been disappointed. It's welcoming and the staff are very friendly and polite. We loved the current decor upstairs - very relaxing and plenty of room between tables. The food is great - fresh,well cooked and...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We booked this following reviews from others and were not disappointed. Welcoming staff.. with the more experienced training the youngsters in situ which we applaud. However this did not distract from the ambience. We both had a lovely starter and tasty main course...I particularly remember...More

Thank Adrian P
kim m, Owner at Columbine Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review, we're delighted you enjoyed your birthday celebration. The Australian sparkling wine is very good and extremely popular. Thank you for the recommendation.

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Had the pre show meal and it was fantastic the staff was so polite yes in this day and age and the house red wine was great the only down side is it's halfway up a very steep hill I'm disabled so it was a...More

Thank peckleton
kim m, Owner at Columbine Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review. We're pleased you enjoyed your meal and that the house red recommendation was appreciated. The hill certainly is a challenge but we're glad you that the challenge worth while

Reviewed 22 March 2017

We visited this restaurant last summer and had a lovely evening with great food. Last weekend we were spending another night in Buxton so we booked here looking forward to another special evening. My special mushroom starter wasn't very special at all and my plate...More

Thank heapka
kim m, Owner at Columbine Restaurant, responded to this review

We're sorry you didn't enjoy your return visit to Columbine (it would have been nice to see a review of that visit) and felt the reduction on the meal you had eaten wasn't sufficient.

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We ate at this delightful restaurant prior to a theatre trip. The whole experience was really enjoyable. The restaurant is tastefully decorated and has a very welcoming feel. We chose two different starters which were both equally delicious. We both chose the steak with prawns...More

Thank Glen F
kim m, Owner at Columbine Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review of your pre theatre meal, we're really pleased you enjoyed your evening. thank you for the special mention of good service.

Reviewed 20 March 2017

I love the hot oak smoked salmon starter I had here. I stayed with the fish theme and enjoyed the hake fillet with squid rings. The squid was so soft and tender, completing this dish of flavours.

Thank Lynda B
kim m, Owner at Columbine Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you again for another lovely review, delighted you enjoyed your choices from the mew menu

Reviewed 13 March 2017

We went to this lovely restaurant for my husband's birthday. Friendly welcome but the food was superb. Corned beef pate, prawns in smoked salmon followed by lamb and steak cooked to perfection, nice bottle of wine followed by a creamy ice cream and coffee. Not...More

Thank Lindy22lou1950
kim m, Owner at Columbine Restaurant, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review, we're delighted you had a good evening, celebrating your husbands birthday.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$39
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Hall Bank, Buxton SK17 6EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 78752
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We are an independent restaurant situated in a Georgian town house, in the Derbyshire market town of Buxton. We have 3 small dining rooms over two floors, 1 ground and 2 cellar rooms (any can be hired privately) We served fresh food cooked to order complimented by a small but world wide wine list.
We also open Sunday daytime from 1130am serving our Sunday Light Bites Menu only