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The Devonshire Arms

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British, Pub, Gastropub
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Lightwood Lane | Middle Handley, Sheffield S21 5RN, England
+44 1246 434800
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Locally sourced food and ales . Award winning Gastropub. Michelin listed...
Locally sourced food and ales . Award winning Gastropub. Michelin listed pub and restaurant featured in Sawdays guide
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  • 133
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Relaxed dining

Excellent food! Very warm welcome from friendly and solicitous hosts. Looks set to be a regular haunt!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2015
Alan B
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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English first
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60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

having driven past many times and wondered what it was like I was not disappointed when I finally ate there. the food was very good and so was the ambiance. Initially on arrival we wondered if we had done the right thing as the three front of house staff did not know what the other was doing, we sat outside... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

We visited this evening having a few hours child free .We hadnt booked a table but were warmly welcomed and quickly seated even though it was busy.My wine was one of the finest sauvignons Ive tasted for a wine bought by the glass .Both our starters were exquisite,the mains mouthwateringly fabulous and a beautiful desert .I think "Gastro Pub" is... More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

We came here and can only judge that the below 1 star reviewer is either clinically insane or a fraud ( as this was their 1st post!) Fantastic picturesque spot with very attentive and knowledgeable staff who helped deliver a wonderful experience The menu had a wide choice of items from £5-20. We decided to go for the 3 course... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I have visited the Devonshire many times and had many a nice meal there. I don't know if it has changed hands but the lady who seems to be in charge isn't at all pleasant. Went for a Sunday lunch with my dad, the beef was full of sinew and inedible really so we mentioned this to the waitress. She... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Having eaten at the Devonshire recently (and being impressed), we booked again on the spur of the moment last Saturday night for dinner. The staff were very accommodating and friendly, with just the right level of interaction. They had a good level of knowledge with regards to the menu and bar, and went out of their way to be helpful.... More 

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Sheffield
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

We went here for Father's Day and found a little gem! The food was amazing and the staff were all very friendly and attentive. We will definitely be visiting again soon.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Excellent food! Very warm welcome from friendly and solicitous hosts. Looks set to be a regular haunt!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We wanted an enjoyable, but not hectic, evening meal and that was exactly what we found. A surprisingly quiet Wednesday evening although our waitress told us the previous night had been extremely busy. The usual affable welcome and drinks before we were led through to a comfortable window table. Our starters were sea based - crab with asparagus (recommended by... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I dined here on the 6th June as part of a 60th Birthday Celebration whereby we had hired the whole venue for our party. The owner Jill was an absolutely fantastic hostess and really made us feel welcome and was very attentive to our every need. The staff were polite and professional and the venue was lovely and very conveniently... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We booked the pub in January for my birthday on 6th June. Jill and her staff worked tirelessly to produce an imaginative menu tailored to the occasion. The food was amazing and freshly prepared to an exceedingly high standard. All guests were full of praise for the venue, ambience, food, service. The Prosecco and 3 different wines all went down... More 

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Additional Information about The Devonshire Arms

Address: Lightwood Lane | Middle Handley, Sheffield S21 5RN, England
Phone Number: +44 1246 434800
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Sheffield
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 16 - 44
Cuisine: British, Pub, Gastropub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lightwood Lane | Middle Handley, Sheffield S21 5RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Sheffield
  • Phone Number: +44 1246 434800

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 44
  • Cuisine: British, Pub, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine

Description

Locally sourced food and ales . Award winning Gastropub. Michelin listed pub and restaurant featured in Sawdays guide
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?