We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Small cafe but excellent food; tea to die for.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of David Mellor Cafe

David Mellor Cafe
Hathersage in the Peak District National Park, Hathersage, Peak District National Park, England
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #11 of 17 Restaurants in Hathersage
Cuisines: British
Restaurant details
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
174 reviews 174 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 86 cities Reviews in 86 cities
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
“Small cafe but excellent food; tea to die for.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

This cafe is part of the David Mellor cutlery factory and kitchen shop. The shop is expensive but has excellent items for sale including the Mellor cutlery. The cafe is alongside and only one table wide on benches. There are limited seats available but I have never seen it full on weekdaysand there's the exhibition of design to look at whilst you are waiting. The food is home made or sourced locally like the bread. I have had soup twice there - both home made and very good. Portions are excellent. They also do great salads and a small but very delicious range of cakes. If you are a real tea fan then try their pots - real leaf tea in a filtered pot which comes out superbly strong and tasty. Service is nice and quick with helpful and cheery waitresses. Try this place it's very good, especially when most people head for better known spots.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

20 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    8
    9
    2
    1
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first

Travelers who viewed David Mellor Cafe also viewed

Hathersage, Hope Valley
Hathersage, Hope Valley
 
Hathersage, Hope Valley
Hathersage, Hope Valley
 

Been to David Mellor Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage David Mellor Cafe, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.