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The Red Lion

Main Street, Birchover, Peak District National Park DE4 2BN, England
+44 1629 650363
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“terrine” (3 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Birchover, Peak District National Park DE4 2BN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yet another fantastic night of great food and fantastic hosts. Beautiful cooked food plenty of choice. Will be back again for the Sardinian night. Xx highly recommended.

Thank Kelseyrop
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Great food, can recommend the Derbyshire burger and the Steak Ale and Mushroom pie. Home brewed beer has a unique taste and was so good we bought some take out. Excellent food knowledge by the staff, friendly atmosphere.

Thank Judith W
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Nice local pub. Children and dogs are welcome inside which was good as we had both! Friendly staff, couple of veggie meals, tasty food which is reasonably priced, you could ask for a child,s portion, I also saw 'ask for Gluten Free options'. Nice atmosphere...More

Thank ChannyInTheSky
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Visited on Thursday 18th July at lunchtime with my wife and little girl whilst camping at Barn Farm up the road. Wife had the salmon dish which she really enjoyed. My little girl had fish and chips with garden peas, generous portion and very good...More

Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Great little village pub, limited menu but very good what we tried, a lovely selection of real ales brewed by the landlord in the village, friendly and very welcoming staff. Even have their own Birchover Blue cheese, the starter featuring it in a creamy dip...More

Thank StuartHelen
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Came across this place on a recent motorcycle tour of Derbyshire. Once parked up entered in a drank some fine Ale and ate some wonderful food. Great place!

Thank Netman2015
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing- couple dined starters were prawn cocktail and pate - both spot on pate fantastic! Main course was a lovely fusilli pasta with grilled vegetables and a house fish and chips which was equally as good. The lady behind the bar was great...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were staying nearby and so visited the Red Lion on a couple of occasions. The place is very friendly and staff are great. We had some confusion with our order but they helped us out and we got in at the time we wanted...More

Thank MackyM13
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Staying at the local camp site this is a great place for proper food. Sensibly priced & home made if u r lucky you can eat outside and have a great view.

Thank 509kimbo355
Reviewed 12 May 2017

called in at Red Lion Birchover just by chance what a Derbyshire gem ! very friendly Landlord and lady saw the sign for blue cheese which was made by the landlord ordered blue dipper as a starter yummy! followed by three pigs which was belly...More

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Questions & Answers
3 April 2017|
Response from birchover06 | Property representative |
Sorry yes we are.
26 March 2017|
Response from birchover06 | Property representative |
Sorry we are closed Monday ,and Tuesday
26 February 2017|
Response from birchover06 | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, we allow dogs in our tap room which is the first room you come into when you enter the pub. We serve food in this area, but generally do not take bookings for the tap room. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Birchover, Peak District National Park DE4 2BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Birchover
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 650363
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