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Jug & Glass Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Lea $$ - $$$ , British,
Main Road, Lea, Matlock, England
+44 1629 534232
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“fish pie” (4 reviews)
“pastry” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Lea, Matlock, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were staying elsewhere in the village but the Jug & Glass was recommended - and very convenient. My wife and I shared the Homemade Chicken Liver and Cointreau Pate as a starter which was nothing special - unlike our main courses. My wife chose...More

Thank StanstedPete
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Out with family (6 of us), mother 95, stopped for a leisurely lunch, food was really good good sized portions, we especially like the hanging skewers obviously someone had been to Maderia (espetada) service good with friendly staff compliments to the chef who also assisted...More

Thank Michael H
roy F, Owner at Jug & Glass Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review glad you had an enjoyable experience hope to see again in the future

Reviewed May 30, 2017

We've eaten here a few times, and it is friendly with generous portions of good home made pub food, and traditional British puddings, with a good range of beers in a lovely location.

Thank mimschat
roy F, Owner at Jug & Glass Inn, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review & hope to see you again in the future

Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Arrived at the Jug & Glass Saturday afternoon, with high expectations. Unfortunately we were really disappointed, the room was of a poor quality, although the owner profusely apologised it was totally unsuitable. The accommodation needs upgrading as I'm sure if this could match the enthusiasm...More

Thank karen23122016
Reviewed March 16, 2017

I always go to the Jug and Glass when I come back to Derbyshire to visit my parents. It's a standby to which I always take them for lunch together with some friends of theirs and I have never been disappointed. My last visit in...More

1  Thank Nyahururu
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I enjoyed an absolutely gorgeous Sunday lunch on 19 February 2017. We were a group of 17 lively ladies who were away for the weekend and staying nearby at Lea Hall. We all enjoyed our Sunday lunch, it really it was top...More

1  Thank Jr1902
Reviewed February 11, 2017

Delicious starters of goats cheese & pate. Main meal was a lovely fillet steak and a fantastic sauce however the frozen chips certainly spoilt it.....Do not expect frozen chips when you are paying £17 for a steak

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

I was part of a group of five people, friends and family who visited this pub on Saturday night. We'd never been before and only intended to stop for one or two drinks to sample the atmosphere of a nice, quiet country pub. We we're...More

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Have been several times now and always come away happy, a choice of beers plus the standard and good food at a reasonable price

Thank Simon S
Reviewed October 31, 2016

We live 3 miles (walk) from this pub and use it as our preferred walk and lunch venue from home when friends visit. Quality beer, friendly welcome and pretty decent pub grub make it a good spot especially if the weather works for sitting outside....More

Thank Lotuslife
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February 26, 2017|
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Response from Simon S | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if this is true would be surprised if it is.
July 9, 2016|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes one of the staff is called Maggie, and she's great - friendly, efficient, and not pushy. She's one of the lovely team who make the Jug such a fab pub
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Lea, Matlock, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock  >  Lea
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 534232
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The Jug and Glass offers traditional food at reasonable prices.
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