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The Sycamore Inn

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9 Sycamore Road, Matlock DE4 3HZ, England
01629 584882
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely pub

The Sycamore Pub was wonderful on a bitterly cold winter night. Their food really hit the spot, and their beer was very well appreciated as well. The staff were super friendly, giving good advice on local beer to try out. We were the first patrons of the evening, but it got quite busy pretty soon... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
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Canberra
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112 reviews 112 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The Sycamore Pub was wonderful on a bitterly cold winter night. Their food really hit the spot, and their beer was very well appreciated as well. The staff were super friendly, giving good advice on local beer to try out. We were the first patrons of the evening, but it got quite busy pretty soon after - but they were... More 

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Matlock, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Last minute decision to dine out so husband called around at lunchtime to book a table for that evening. Its a great little cosy pub and just ask before you arrive if you can bring the four legged member of the family they usually get a little treat from the people behind the bar. I had the local gammon egg,... More 

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Dartmoor National Park, United Kingdom
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1,150 reviews 1,150 reviews
626 restaurant reviews
4,002 helpful votes 4,002 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Whilst visiting the area popped in here for a meal. The service was friendly and drinks served well. Plenty of food options available; the pie I opted for was a decent portion, chips fresh and hot, peas cooked well. The pie was a little overcooked but tasty and moist. Decent quality pub food. Would happily return.

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Ruislip, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Myself and a party of 12 friends and 2 small children came for lunch today after reading reviews and looking for somewhere to eat as we were staying in the local area! It did not disappoint; believe what you read on here! The owner/chef was fantastically accommodating of such a large party at short notice on a Sunday and after... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

We booked a table for 12, on a Sunday, with just two hours notice. Due to our party size the owner, very kindly, opened up the normal menu for us, as well as the regular Sunday roast dinner. Food was fantastic, genuine, home made and served in extremely generous portions - perfect for a windy Sunday in the Peaks (....... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Initial appearance makes you want to drive past and not go in- it's certainly not the most welcoming outside BUT once inside the staff are brilliant and the food truly is home from home cooking! They accommodated a table of 12 of us at late notice, opened their full menu up and reserved us some roasts! 6 roasts, 4 pies,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Enjoyed an evening meal when we were staying in a B/B just down the road. Had good food, very good wine and chatted to extremely friendly local people. Excellent atmosphere and very pleasant staff.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Lovely local pub enjoyable meal , very good selection of veg my 5 a day on one plate Good selection of drinks Helpful friend staff We will return

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

During our holiday in the Peak District we enjoyed several evening meals at the Sycamore Inn. With a great atmosphere, we always received a warm and friendly welcome from the staff and locals. The meals were prepared to order and always to a very high standard. Plenty of choice, tasty nourishing food, and really good value are a few of... More 

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Cullingworth
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Fed ten of us on a walking holiday at very short notice. Great food, great service, great beer. Unfortunately not open for food on a Sunday otherwise we would have gone back again. Mike

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 Sycamore Road, Matlock DE4 3HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: 01629 584882

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub

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