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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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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I've read some negative reviews on here and this can't be the same place. The staff were really friendly to the point where I left a tip!! That's right a tip!! I am a Yorkshire man I don't leave tips unless totally impressed so well done Devonshire. The food was outstanding. I had fillet steak which was cooked to perfection,... More 

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1 Thank SiPick
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for fresh seafood prepared and presented perfectly look no further!! Hard to Find better value for a Long way! The new chef and owner has already put his stamp on this place , relaxed quality dining without the fuss! We had a fruit de mare served with French bread and proper Hand made chips, the value... More 

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2 Thank andy b
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection of beers including bradfield blonde! good no nonsense food served here I've had the gammon steak black pudding new laid egg including fried / grilled pineapple and nicely done skinny fries! The wife had 1/2 lobster etc! I would like to forecast that this will be the best pub for miles to eat and drink.

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1 Thank Thiscityisours
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dear Trip Advisor Readers, We are regulars of this lovely establishment and must say the new proprietors are doing a absolute 1st class job. Dining is oh so perfect from the many gorgeous seafood dishes , half roasted chicken in lemon juice and fresh thyme , succulent gammon, suet crusted steak pies, and for the sweeter toothed all desserts are... More 

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1 Thank Alan W
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a bit of tea on Friday night. Stunning turnaround I must say, we had burger and chips, amazing, beautiful think steak burger with bacon and cheese, with a bucket of fries. My son had pork belly and fries with coleslaw, he said it was the best meal he had had for ages. The new owners Cary and Shelly,... More 

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2 Thank Jane H
derbyshire
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81 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have given the new owners 3 tries but with each visit the service just gets worse. This Saturday night we arrived at 730 only to be told that they had run out of food ( nothing was available ) . It wasn't even busy .we should have known after last Saturday when we asked if we could have new... More 

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5 Thank archiem3
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Good friendly staff, with a warm welcome, nice atmosphere, Met up with a few friends had a lovely evening, would go again

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1 Thank Sandra R
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

New owner and what a turn around for a venue with such charm and atmosphere, great food and service - what more can you ask for.

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1 Thank Stephen T
Dronfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Called early evening last week with friends after hearing Cary Brown had taken it over last month. Always loved the pub until about 18 months ago so on hearing a new owner was coming in - it was a breath of fresh air. We weren't disappointed, fresh seafood was great and the chips were fab! Wine is reasonably priced as... More 

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Buxton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Went early evening midweek, and it was busy already. The decor is great, and spacious. Cask beer and wines by the glass were excellent. The food didn't disappoint either, huge king prawns, great lobster, and ribeye cooked perfectly.. we'll def be back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $37
Cuisine
British, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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
Description
Locally sourced food and ales . Award winning Gastropub. Michelin listed pub and restaurant featured in Sawdays guide

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?