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The Railway Inn

) #25 of 57 Restaurants in Belper $$ - $$$ , British,
120 Ashbourne Road | Cowers Lane, Belper DE56 2LF, England
+44 1773 550128
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“casserole” (42 reviews)
“pies” (22 reviews)
“roast meats” (8 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
120 Ashbourne Road | Cowers Lane, Belper DE56 2LF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

were warmly greeted by the bar staff. We arrived ( late ) on a Friday lunchtime (13:40hr ) and saw a 'Chefs Special' advertised on the blackboard. 'Hartington chicken' - chicken stuffed with cheese wrapped in bacon. Both chose this, and it was cooked to...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have not been here for a while bit will return. Great selection of ales. Lovely seating area outside. It has been refurbished since my last visit and is smart and welcoming. We just had drinks this visit and enjoyed them on the outside decking....More

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 1 week ago

went on sunday [sons birthday]took him for a birthday treat.its not just a carvery its a banquet.the food is amazing.4 roast joints to choose from as well as pies-sausages-casseroles,and other savory dishes and all the veg you can think of and stuffin balls infact too...More

Thank Trevor I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in mid week for a meal around 8 and was given a menu which was being trialled. There were around 7 mains and we both chose the steak and ale pie. The meal arrived around 15 minutes after ordering and was piled on the...More

Thank Karon69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Still touring the countryside looking for good sunday lunch. The Railway was fantastic. Large range not only carvery but casseroles stews pies etc too. All home-made, well cooked too. I often complain about the vegetable in these places but they had done really well. There...More

1  Thank David F
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Called for Sunday lunch.Looked good BUT .Meat was fine .Parts of the turkey casserole was so tough it was .inedible The meat cobbler on display looked so dried up I am surprised they had it on display.The vegetables were atrocious.,Not surprising as they are standing...More

Thank judith k
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Visited today with our 7 year old granddaughter. We had jumped off the heritage train at Shottle and caught it later as it returned from Duffield. The staff were lovely and friendly and even reminded us that we were entitled to a 10% discount on...More

Thank Bunterjuice
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The whole of my family. Is it and eat here, we all love it and we also eat here on Boxing day. We all thoroughly enjoy it and love the great selection of food and the fantastic kids meals.

Thank Missnatalie88
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I have been to this pub twice, what a lovely atmosphere it has, with really kind and helpful staff. The food is absolutely delicious, homemade and you could not fault it. The carvery is one of the best I have been to and reasonably priced,...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We revisited after many years away, we both chose the carvery and was not disappointed with the variety or the home from home standard of prepared food. the service was great and friendly, we treated our selves to puddings (I would normally skip this) and...More

Thank Steven S
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anne c
31 December 2016|
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Response from Jane L |
Hi yes we do £7.95 adults and £5.25 children. We also do pie night on Wednesdays 2 pies for £10
Shell B
15 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Ashbourne Road | Cowers Lane, Belper DE56 2LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Belper
  • Phone Number: +44 1773 550128
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