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Ye Olde Rock Inn

Bar, British, Pub
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Old Buxton Road | Upper Hulme, Leek ST13 8TY, England
01538 300324
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A down to earth country pub with good food, friendly staff not too expensive, even though it was a busy Sunday night service was quick.

Thank Matwheely
Leek, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went for a meal with two friends on Saturday 25th. We were lucky to get a last minute booking at this busy pub. The atmosphere was lovely as we walked through the door and the bar staff and waiters were friendly and attentive. Sadly the main meals were all slightly disappointing. I opted for chilli which was a bit... More 

Thank C16VEH
Leek, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location.Very good food excellent staff we really enjoyed our night last night & would definitely recommend this pub as a good place to eat in our local area.

Thank Steve C
Leek, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been several times to this lovely friendly pub. Never been disappointed by the food. My husband loves the mixed grill and the homemade chips. Our daughter loves the braised steak just like your Mum makes..

Thank xsaturnx
Buxton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

In a lovely location with average pub grub at average prices. Could use more vegetarian food. Friendly staff

Thank mummyhalsey
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the caravan site down the road and we're looking for a dog friendly pubs early evening because we had the dog with us we booked in 7.30 the views from the pub are lovely and a nice seating are the pub itself is spotless and friendly I had lasagne and my partner had rib eye steak... More 

Thank albionnick
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Dropped by here after climbing for our usual post exercise pint. We wished we had stayed for longer as it was a lovely place. The beer was fantastic and the food from what we saw looked good, we will definitely be back at some point to make a night of it!

Thank steve b
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Only one word "FANTASTIC" and thats to all staff. Food, Drink, Service and with a smile, especially Sophie, thank you young lady, and the host. A-J Oxfordshire (The Rifles) Bn Somme Coy.

Thank A-J B
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49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

It's difficult to find fault with this pub. It's a good, old-school, pub complete with horse-brasses. The atmos is warm, friendly, calm and quiet enough to have a conversation. The young staff are sweet, helpful and friend as well as being focussed, active and busy. NOT the sort of place where the staff haven't woken up yet.....I think you know... More 

Thank Robert B
Haverhill, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

We are staying at the caravan site just 10 minutes walk from this pub so booked at table for 7:30pm this evening. We decided to go early so we could enjoy a drink before the meal. We arrived 45 minutes early they took our order of garlic mushrooms to share for starter and we both ordered a steak. The mushrooms... More 

Thank Vanessa B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $24
Bar, British, Pub
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Buxton Road | Upper Hulme, Leek ST13 8TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Leek
  • Phone Number: 01538 300324
Ye Olde Rock Inn is a charming country inn dating back to the 17th century. Located at the foot of The Roaches and in the heart of the Peak District National Park it is an ideal base for walking, climbing and cycling or simply a beautiful backdrop for drink and a bite to eat.We pride ourselves on providing a friendly atmosphere for you to enjoy a relaxed drink and great home cooked food.We have a traditional bar lounge, large dining area, separate TV room and a pool room with our hikers bar (muddy boots & dogs welcome!). Weather permitting we have patio areas at the front and at the rear of the pub. We also have a function room and restaurant and for those who want to stay a little longer we even have a self contained, fully equipped, holiday flat which sleeps up to 4 people.Our extensive menu offers something for all tastes, whether you’re looking for a home made curry or chilli con carne or a more traditional choice of steaks or beer battered haddock (made with our own real ale). We offer a variety of meals on our specials board each day and we do a traditional roast dinner every Sunday lunchtime. We are also really excited to offer the unique, healthy and interactive HOT ROCK dining experience.We offer a wide range of draft and bottled beer. With bitters, lagers and ciders to suit all tastes, plus three cask ales, at least one of which is always from a local brewery.With over 30 different spirits, an extensive wine list and a good variety of soft drinks, you will never be short of choice at Ye Olde Rock Inn.We also offer a wide range of hot drinks as well so if you need warming up after a good walk on the Roaches on a cold winters day, fancy a nice afternoon coffee and cake, or just want to finish off your meal with an espresso or liqueur coffee, we have just what you’re looking for.

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