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The Old Nags Head

$$ - $$$, British,
Grindsbrook Booth, Edale, Peak District National Park, England
+44 1433 670291
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (22 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Grindsbrook Booth, Edale, Peak District National Park, England
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81 - 90 of 442 reviews

Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Great beer, lovely food. Great fire too! Perfect pub for a point after a long day walking on the hills. I visit every year and always look forward to my first pint here.

Thank ChrisIves
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Great food quality, range and value. Nice surroundings, ambience and a log fire! The veggie lasagne came with a tasty green salad and garlic bread and coleslaw, For £8.95! Delicious. The staff are professional and friendly. The interior is homely and lots of tables providing...More

Thank Snowbird335
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

It was merely 30 minutes walk from YHA Edale where we stayed over the weekend Beautiful interior and great atmosphere. Food was good and we enjoyed it better than dinner at the hostel. Next day, we did a 3-hour walk from the hostel to Ringing...More

Thank ukmule
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Been on a brilliant ramble around edale and stopped here for lunch - service was fantastic and all three of our meals were tasty and very filling. The staff were very pleasant and friendly. Facilities were great - lovely warm fire and the toilets etc...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Great building and ok accommodation but not sure the staff have any comprehension of what customer service means...a very "couldn't care less" type of attitude from the manager down. We were a group of 7 friends who came to Edale as a reminder of happy...More

Thank GavinWCook
Nat87Derbyshire, General Manager at The Old Nags Head, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2016

Well this is a very disappointing review. We do welcome 'honest' feedback, however on this occasion I feel I have to respond. These 7 people decided after a few drinks to become abusive and aggressive towards my team. After they were asked to leave as...More

Reviewed October 13, 2016

We had spent all day walking around Kinder Scout and dropped off here for a drink. Having two dogs on tow meant that we were reluctant to eat as we had to sit outside. However enquiries at the bar and rumbling tummies meant that we...More

Thank Mandy_and_Sam
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Return visit to Castleton & the Nags Head. It didn't disappoint. Great steak. Live music on Saturday night (although Marv should perhaps temper his language).

Thank Diane H
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Right on the start of the Pennine way this pub is great for walkers and also those staying nearby who want to freshen up, make an effort and go out for a good meal reasonably priced. There's a good selection of ale and they actually...More

Thank paulr9cr
Reviewed October 5, 2016

We were staying just down the road from this pub and it made our holiday as it had a lovely atmosphere, great beer and wine & Dad enjoyed the whiskey too. The food was fab too, we ate there three times and can highly recommend...More

Thank SuzanneGDerbyshire
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Not dog friendly and really bad food. The land lady took a dislike to my dog and set her dogs into the public area to harass my dog. Luckily my dog can look after her self.

3  Thank Chris I
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Ruth M
January 17, 2017|
Response from ukmule | Reviewed this property |
yes, dogs are welcome inside.
Ruth M
January 17, 2017|
Response from Linda P | Reviewed this property |
Unsure to be honest but you are allowed to take them into the bar - worth giving them a call - sorry I can't be any more help
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grindsbrook Booth, Edale, Peak District National Park, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hope Valley  >  Edale
  • Phone Number: +44 1433 670291
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