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The Royal Oak Inn

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Bar, British, Pub
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Wetton, Wetton, Peak District National Park DE6 2AF, England
+44 1335 310287
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We headed to the Royal Oak a little worse for wear on the evening after a rather heavy first night of a stag-do. We were made very welcome, by the friendly landlord and staff and ate good, basic, traditional pub food and enjoyed their excellent selection of well kept beers. There was great live music too. A proper pub.

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Thank Hal S
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice olde worlde pub with real ales. Called for Sunday lunch. At £10 per head you expect a full beef lunch with accompaniments and that's what the table next to us had! But not us and not the table the table on the other side. We ordered the same meal and it came without Yorkshire puddings. When queried we were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We happened upon the Royal Oak while planning a walk in the area, so we decided to pop in for lunchtime refreshment. The pub itself is everything you'd want in a typical countryside establishment, backed up with friendly service and good real ales. We both ordered lasagne, chips and salad and didn't have to wait too long for our order... More 

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Thank Simac88
Leek, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was the after race meeting point for the Staffs Moorlands Wetton Fell race. The pub is traditional and hasn't tried to modernise itself to suit the bistro set. To me it suited the location but it might not suit some. The race had been tough and I hadn't eaten beforehand. I ordered a chicken and stuffing sandwich with chips... More 

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Thank C16VEH
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Prawn sandwich, bowl of chips, J2o and soda for £12.75. Food very average. Sat in the garden. Food brought out but no cutlery, napkin or condiments offered. Not impressed I am afraid.

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Thank Charliemacclesfield1
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing manager, other staff are friendly. Great pub with garden. I had a lasagna that exceeded that of others by far

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Thank Jacob L
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little 18th century pub with traditional character and a great selection of beers. The service is friendly, the pub is dog friendly and plenty of walkers about as its in a lovely area with beautiful scenery and great hikes. The beer garden is gorgeous on a sunny day and Ian and Lou is putting up fun events in the... More 

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Thank 540lynettep
Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the pub for the Toe Wrestling with a large group of friends. The food was great, proper pub food. The kids menu is great too. We had a dog with us and she was made very welcome, given dog biscuits and a bowl of water. The village is beautiful too. We will definitely be back soon.

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Thank michlikeshols
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So me an my other half went here. Beautiful area, lovely scenery for a bit of a walk. Landlord was really helpful. We went for Sunday lunch.

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Thank David G
Buxton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing night, a lovely tea in the pub first then a performance outdoors by the Pantaloons. Delighted to see Ian and Louisa are promoting arts in this already thriving pub. A great atmosphere, so much happening. We thoroughly recommend it. Looking forward to going back for the next show.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $21
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wetton, Wetton, Peak District National Park DE6 2AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Wetton
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 310287

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