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“far better than any of the flashy Castleton Pubs”
Review of The Old Hall Hotel

The Old Hall Hotel
Ranked #2 of 9 Restaurants in Hope
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: We have transformed the Old Hall and the service you will receive. My aim is to provide a relaxed atmosphere for family and friends to eat and drink with comfortable accommodation. We offer all your favourite classic pub meals from our experienced chefs using fresh ingredients and also have a variety of specials with a twist. We also have a tea room where you can enjoy breakfasts, a quick bite for lunch or afternoon tea and coffee. You must try our famous Old Hall Hotel Derbyshire Breakfast! The tea room can be hired for a special occasion with a variety of options catering for your needs. Please do come and visit us for a meal, drink or stay in one of comfortable bed and breakfast rooms. You can always be sure of a warm welcome at the Old Hall Hotel in Hope, Peak District.
Reviewed August 5, 2013

We stayed in the local campsite about 3/4 mile away so this pub was easy walking distance away. All the staff we really friendly both at the time of booking a table and during our evening meal. The pub was buzzing with atmosphere from a local folk band and even the staff, although really busy were clearly enjoying the entertainment. The Old Hall had been recommended to us by the man who makes fudge in his own shop in Castleton and said it was a little gem... I always trust a local opinion.
On arrival, we were given a spacious clean table which had been reserved for our 8pm booking and a drink order taken, my husband had a Bulmers and I a large glass of Merlot, the kids had soft drinks, all arrived swiftly with clean glasses and plenty of ice. I ordered a rare rib eye steak which arrived with home made chips, grilled tomatoes, mushrooms, peas and onion rings and a stilton sauce in a lovely little jug. My husband had the lambs liver, my daughter roast ham, egg and chips and our 8 year old a pizza with all the trimmings. We were asked regularly if everything was ok and also additional drink orders taken and served swiftly. Pudding was Choc fudge cake for both kids who polished it off with custard and icecream.
Our entire meal was superb, service friendly and attentive and the whole evening was a total triumph. the bill for all 4 inc wine, soft drinks and cider was £60 and worth every penny.
We cant wait to return and enjoy some more hospitality and maybe a B&B stay during the winter.

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Reviewed July 28, 2013

This was the third visit with a group of elderlyand not very mobile members of a Day Centre.

Anne and Cheryl, who manage the Old Hall Tearooms, went out of their way again to offer every possible assistance and flexibility with a range of dietary needs.

The food was great, fresh, homecooked, presented nicely and reasonably priced. Would highly recommend this venue for tourists, walkers, families and anyone passsing through Hope.

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Thank David F
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Reviewed July 18, 2013

Am pleasant stay, nice room, friendly staff. The oak barrelled Theakstons Beers went down a treat especially the Old Peculier. The food was excellent and our first night the chef still took our order even though we were late ordering. The landlord was a nice person and made us feel welcome. Breakfasts were good. All in all a great two night stay

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Thank MarkW504202
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Reviewed July 13, 2013

We like the Old Hall the place is well run, all the staff are very friendly and the service is first class, great place for a early evening drink in the sun.
Many thanks
Lynn & Simon

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Thank Simon H
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Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here Saturday to Monday and had a lovely time. Food in the restaurant was pretty average but being a vegetarian quite limited, but my boyfriend had a very nice steak. Good value for money and some lovely Rioja wine at a very decent price. Sat round the open fire and got very tipsy. Rick the owner very nice welcoming and the rest of the staff also. They recommended a lovely Italian in hope and also organised a taxi there for us. The room was extremely comfortable, big four poster bed and a large bathroom and gorgeous shower. The tea rooms for breakfast was very nice, and also during the day for delicious coffee and cake.
The locals were very friendly. We will definately be returning here again and would highly recommend for anybody wanting a nice relaxing weekend!

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Thank becd1984
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