Top Choice Modern British in Castleton

Samuel Fox

In the Hope Valley village of Bradwell, 2.5 miles southeast of Castleton, this enchanting inn owned by pedigreed chef James Duckett serves exceptional Modern British cuisine: rare roasted venison with pickled red ca…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Bakewell

Fischer's Baslow Hall

Some 4 miles northeast of Bakewell, this 1907-built manor house has a magnificent Michelin-starred dining room showcasing British produce (Derbyshire lamb, Yorkshire game, Cornish crab…) along with vegetables from i…
Top Choice Cafe in Bakewell

Chatsworth Estate Farm Shop Cafe

One of the finest places to eat in the Peak District, this bucolic cafe serves hearty breakfasts (eggs Benedict with Chatsworth-cured bacon or salmon; strawberry-and-honey Chatsworth yoghurt with muesli) until 11.30…
Modern British in Buxton

Columbine Restaurant

On the lane leading down beside the town hall, this understated restaurant is the top choice among in-the-know Buxtonites. The chef conjures up imaginative dishes primarily made from local produce. Bookings recommen…
Pub Food in Edale

Rambler Inn

Edale's heart and soul, this cosy stone pub serves real ales, filling fare such as steaks, pork pies and local lamb casseroles. There's a kids' menu, B&B rooms (double/triple/family from £85/105/125) and occasio…
Cafe in Castleton

Three Roofs Cafe

Castleton's most popular purveyor of cream teas, opposite the turn-off to the tourist office, also has filling sandwiches, pies and jacket potatoes.
Modern British in Buxton

Number 13

Burgers, pies, steaks and fish dishes are the stock-in-trade of this busy town-centre restaurant. Live jazz swings in the bar on Sunday afternoons. Upstairs, basic double rooms cost £50 per night.
Cafe in Edale

Cooper's Cafe

Fuel up on soups, burgers, jacket potatoes, house-speciality vegetarian chilli and cakes at this cheerful cafe close to the village school.
Cafe in Eyam

Village Green

On the village square, with tables on the cobblestones outside, this sweet cafe has a mouth-watering array of slices and decent coffee, which you can also get to takeaway.
French in Bakewell


Chefs Eric and Christiana Piedaniel's Modern French cuisine is the toast of the in-town restaurants. A whitewashed dining room is the exquisite setting for the likes of prawn and fennel bisque with quenelles (feathe…