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The Eating House

Derbyshire Craft Centre Calver Bridge | The Derbyshire Craft Centre, Calver, Peak District National Park S32 3XA, England
+44 1433 631583
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (58 reviews)
“kedgeree” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Derbyshire Craft Centre Calver Bridge | The Derbyshire Craft Centre, Calver, Peak District National Park S32 3XA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The cakes here are the main attraction. Delicious range and huge! However the savoury lunches appear a little overpriced to me. £10 for a ploughmans lunch which was moderate in size. Not huge seating area. Toilets small. Would return hut for coffee and cake.

Thank ECBSheffield
Reviewed yesterday

Extensive menus with something for everyone I would think. Friendly staff and easy parking. Interesting gift shop linked to the cafe.

Thank HollyQuincey
Reviewed 6 days ago

Three of us had an enjoyable lunch at the Eating House just off the main road and the small village of Calver. There is an extensive menu of light lunches, such as avocado and poached egg and some great cakes and smoothie. The place was...More

Thank FelixStowe10
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at this place several times now. Normally very good. I have no idea what was going on last Sunday but the service was DREADFUL. There was hardly anyone in when we arrived and ordered two sandwiches (one from the vegan menu). Half...More

1  Thank Shelgy09
Lydia_Conner, Manager at The Eating House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. As it happens I was hoping you would contact me in some way as you had left so promptly and not given us chance to rectify the situation. As you have stated there was a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent coffee and cakes. Lovely staff. Good atmosphere. Also gift shop and very good menu. Recommended

Thank EvolvingTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great stop after an overnight hike & camp....free coffee refill very welcomed! Friendly service, thanks!

Thank MikeIOW1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place and visit every time we are in the area. The service is always really good but what makes it so special for me and my family is the selection of gluten free and vegan options. Today I had a vegan platter...More

Thank PJS100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Travelled a fair distance from Sheffield on the promise of a good breakfast...It didn't disappoint! Had eggs benedict and it was absolutely beautiful. All the staff very attentive, friendly and polite. They also have a very vast breakfast range. Will have to go back and...More

Thank fuddbrown
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We have been visiting this cafe for a number of years when we visit Derbyshire. The choice of food is exceptional and the quality of ingredients excellent. We are Vegetarian and are always spoilt for choice. The cakes/sweet treats are incredible, the only problem we...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived here after visiting the Chatsworth Estate, which of course is part of a beautiful area in Derbyshire. We had called in at the "Eating House" previously and found it to be a friendly establishment. The meal we chose was the Cottage Pie/mash with...More

Thank Alansviews
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derbyshire Craft Centre Calver Bridge | The Derbyshire Craft Centre, Calver, Peak District National Park S32 3XA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hope Valley  >  Calver
  • Phone Number: +44 1433 631583
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Here at The Eating House we believe in offering high quality food in a homely, cosy environment. Whether you love traditional British fayre or have a taste for something more modern you will find something to delight your taste buds on our menu.
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