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Cafe in the Park

38 Causeway Lane | Hall Leys Park, Matlock DE4 3AR, England
+44 1629 593633
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“cakes” (39 reviews)
“pavlova” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (10 reviews)
Open Now
9:45 am - 5:30 pmAll hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
38 Causeway Lane | Hall Leys Park, Matlock DE4 3AR, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Popular little café in the centre of Matlock park with some indoor seating and plenty of outdoor seating both on the deck and on nearby park benches. Does a variety of sandwiches on very large cobs, paninis and jackets which are accompanied by a small...More

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us selected widely from the interesting menu, no one was disappointed We selected the posh end of the café (furthest away from the counter) and had an enjoyable lunch, having driven for two and a half hours through heavy rain showers, it was...More

Thank 7272jat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dog friendly on the decking. Good selection of food and cakes all seemed to be home made. Food was ordered at the till and then delivered to your table. We only had a drink but the food being served around us looked very nice.

Thank Joyce C
Reviewed May 19, 2017

great jacket potatoes at this place and good value to ,cakes are nice to ,it can get very busy here so pick your times ...........

Thank susan p
Reviewed May 16, 2017

We had the ploughmans and a salad bowl. They were absolutely delicious, a very good sized portion and good value for money. The staff provided excellent customer service and paid attention to detail.

Thank Toddygirl11
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Really cute little cafe, with excellent menu and lots of homemade food. Staff are all attentive and helpful. A pleasant surprise!

Thank Tiggia
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

This is great spot for a tea or coffee while watching our kids play in the park. The park is beautiful in spring, even when it's raining. Great ice cream too, the kids loved the blue bubblegum.

Thank Newlys10
Reviewed April 17, 2017

the cafe in the park is an excellent place to eat at lunch time if visiting matlock or in the park with kids the food is always fresh and lovely. if you are around in the evening on the right day they do theme nights...More

Thank helen g
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous little cafe. Very generous portions. Desserts were especially good with lots of choice. Very well priced. Lovely setting in a park. Friendly staff. Will be back.

Thank GemmaLC5
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

I go in this cafe regularly and have to say, it never disappoints. Lovely food, reasonable prices and lovely staff who do their upmost to make sure customers are happy, even when busy.

Thank Kebab1977
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you do a voucher for afternoon tea which I could give as a birthday gift?
March 3, 2017|
Response from Kate L | Property representative |
Yes we do x
Do you do gift vouchers for afternoon tea
March 2, 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Kate L | Property representative |
Yes we do x
Joy P
Do they allow dogs on the outdoor patio
April 26, 2015|
Response from Kate L | Property representative |
Hi yes we allow dogs on the decking area outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
9:45 am - 5:30 pm
9:45 am - 5:30 pm
9:45 am - 5:30 pm
9:45 am - 5:30 pm
9:45 am - 5:30 pm
9:45 am - 5:30 pm
9:45 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Causeway Lane | Hall Leys Park, Matlock DE4 3AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 593633
  • E-mail
Our cafe is set in the beautiful award winning surroundings of hall leys park, we offer a wide range of light lunches, snacks and cakes many of which are homemade. We are open daily from 10am and offer indoor and outdoor seating, we also supply golf pitch and put, tennis and bowls hire from our cafe throughout the summer months and parent and toddler activity morning every Thursday during term. We are a small friendly family run cafe who believe in excellent food at an affordable price, we hope you enjoy our cafe as much as we do.
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