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All 3 Denstone Restaurants

The Tavern

College Road, Denstone ST14 5HR, England
+44 1889 590847
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Ranked #1 of 3 Restaurants in Denstone
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Gastropub
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: 16Th Centuary Village Pub and Restaurant in the very pretty village of Denstone 10mins from Alton Towers , 30 mins from the Peak District . Serving quality , local produce, Real Ales, Fine Wines , Real Wood Fired Pizzas at Weekends .
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whitby
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34 reviews 34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We hadn't booked and were lucky to get a table on a tues night in oct. Mainly locals eating, which we thought was a good indicator of the food. We enjoyed our meals, the service was good, the atmosphere was cosy and busy.

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Wales
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I visited this lovely pub with my daughter, daughter in law to be and a friend, I have to say the food was delicious, but the whole experience turned into a very rushed meal due to the party of Four men on the table next to us, one of the men in the party was extremely loud and sexually explicit... More

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Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Just visited the Tavern again after a short period away and we were really pleased to say that Chris and his team have got things back on top form. The menu has been extended with an excellent selection of good quality home cooked traditional pub food. In addition to this there is a really good variety of wines spirits and... More

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

good food nice staff we stayed in alton brook house bed and breakfast this is 5 minutes down the road so not to far to travel from the b and b

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The Tavern was recommended to us by the proprietors of Heywood Hall and we weren't disappointed. We pre booked as a family of four and the food / service was great. We all had a superb meal but made the mistake of going to Frankie and Bennys in Uttoxeter the second night. We should have come back to The Tavern.

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Midlands
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123 reviews 123 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

Menu needs refreshing and maybe going for niche with excellent quality rather than a bit of everything, being average. The Tavern beef burger was very average, bit glupee, home made onion rings very good. Think overall the pub food is a little tired - but has potential to get better ..

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My friends and I have been visiting the Tavern at least 3 times a year for the past few years now when we stay in the area. We always end up having a random ramble/walk on the Saturday which somehow encompasses the Tavern! Our last visit was this past Saturday ( 13th September ).We did not book as we did... More

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Me and my husband prebooked a table here for our wedding annerversary, stating it was a special day and if we could reserve a nice table. On arrival we were shown to a tiny table right next to the bar so we had peole standing behind us constantly. However there was plently more suitable tables free in the dining conservatory... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

Fantastic food, brilliant atmosphere and they even gave us a lift back to our B and B! Definately be back, thankyou

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Southport, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This pub was recommended by the local B&B. On arrival our drinks were ordered and menus made available to peruse at our leisure. Staff were very friendly and made us feel very welcome. Food was served promptly, well presented and delicious judging by the empty plates! Prices were a little on the high side, but a well deserved holiday treat.... More

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Address: College Road, Denstone ST14 5HR, England
Phone Number: +44 1889 590847
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Denstone
Cuisine: Gastropub

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