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The Ramblers Rest

Ramblers Rest Mill Bridge | Mill Bridge, Castleton, Peak District National Park S33 8WR, England
+44 1433 620125
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese scone” (10 reviews)
“cake” (17 reviews)
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Ramblers Rest Mill Bridge | Mill Bridge, Castleton, Peak District National Park S33 8WR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice pleasant location away from the main roads and traffic, nice stream side location. Very friendly staff.

Thank HolidayCottages... D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cafe is off the main road, and I came across it on my way back to the car after a walk towards Mam Tour. I just had a pot of tea which was really needed after our walk but there was a nice selection...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Cute little coffee shop tucked away in Castleton. Excellent food and great service. Veggie options, soya milk, everything we needed.

Thank lizziebee99
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We found this a few years ago after walking down from Mam Tor into Castleton. Returning to it again this year we were not disappointed. A cream tea, with a warm scone, plenty of cream and jam. Tea was delicious. Seating outside by the stream...More

Thank cbeeby2018
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We called in with some friends and enjoyed an excellent lunch and a drink. The food was freshly prepared. The staff were very helpful. Situated near a pleasant stream in a very old building which also offers B & B.

Thank David S
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Stumbled across this place by accident really but it must have been meant to be because it turned out to be really lovely. Good efficient friendly service with a smile, then the delicious food followed by great coffee. Sadly no room for cake and they...More

Thank rustybum
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I am sorry, but I do not think a baked potato with cheese and beans is really decent vegetarian option #noimaginationMore

3  Thank Jessica K
ramblersrest, Owner at The Ramblers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you for your review . We are a small coffee shop in Castleton with only 20 covers selling mainly cream tea's and cakes. We do not have a commercial kitchen and we do not employ any chef's unlike the Nags Head . Our menu...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018

We stayed in the beautiful area for a few days of hiking. The room had all we needed, the breakfast was nice. Exactly what you expect from an english breakfast as a tourist. Cake and coffee were also very good. I found this place on...More

1  Thank Praseodymix
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Second visit to this tea room. Can thoroughly recommend the tea, scone, jam and cream. Friendly service, too.

1  Thank Helen S
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Strangely ranked number #2 in Castleton for breakfast with a nice picture if a full English but actually only serves breakfast sandwiches to people not staying there. Oh well plenty of other placesMore

1  Thank Jon W
Claire B, Owner at The Ramblers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you for your review . Like you say there are plenty of other places that serve and advertise a full English breakfast in Castleton. If you had taken the time too look at Trip advisor properly you would of seen the picture was taken...More

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1 May 2018|
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Response from Claire B | Property representative |
HI Vicki sorry we are only a small 20 cover coffee shop and don't really have many options beside jacket potatoes . But we are looking to get some locally sourced cakes. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ramblers Rest Mill Bridge | Mill Bridge, Castleton, Peak District National Park S33 8WR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hope Valley  >  Castleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1433 620125
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Quaint countryside tea room set in the heart of the Peak District, welcoming muddy boots, cyclists and dogs! In our little tea room we serve our own blend of heavenly coffee, alongside a range of speciality teas, milk shakes and cold drinks. Pop in for a our freshly baked cheese scones, a cream tea, a jacket potato with home-cooked chilli con carne, or a sandwich with crisps and salad.
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