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The bluebell inn

Buxton Road, Ashbourne DE6 1NH, England
+44 1335 350317
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Could do better

Arranged to meet Derbyshire branch of family whilst on holiday. The evening was spoilt by very slow... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
disgruntled41
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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MUST HAVE BEEN AN OFF DAY

We visited the Bluebell for Sunday lunch 25/3/18 but didn't stay. I've left it a day to think 'Did... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Bigun9
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Wherever I lay my hat
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor18%
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4 weeks ago
“Could do better”
26 Mar 2018
“MUST HAVE BEEN AN OFF DAY”
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Buxton Road, Ashbourne DE6 1NH, England
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+44 1335 350317
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arranged to meet Derbyshire branch of family whilst on holiday. The evening was spoilt by very slow service and below average food. I did not want to upset my relatives who had arranged the meal, so I did not complain at the time. The pub...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

We visited the Bluebell for Sunday lunch 25/3/18 but didn't stay. I've left it a day to think 'Did that really happen' before saying anything. First thing "Pint of any bitter please" reply "Sorry, no bitter, we had a coach pull in yesterday" Ordered two...More

Thank Bigun9
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Visited the Bluebell for a family meal on Saturday 10th Feb. I rang at 12.45 to check availability and arrived at 1.40. A table had been laid and we were made to feel most welcome. The food was fantastic!! ( the steak I had (rare)...More

Thank Colin S
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

I had a evening meal at the inn with friends we had a excellent meal reasonably priced the owner and staff great hosts.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Pub is inviting, clean and tidy, All the staff are friendly and welcoming, We all had a carvery and it was delicious, plenty to chose from and all fresh and tasty ingredients, Will definitely come again and sample some other dishes from the menu.

Thank Claire S
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Visited here for dinner while on a break nearby. Lovely staff! Lovely food! The Bluebell is run by a family who were very friendly and efficient even though the landlord had taken over less than 2 weeks before. The fish meals and sharing ploughman were...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting the Bluebells for the last 7 years and have seen a decline over this time. Although the Tissington pies are still fantastic the pub is appearing to be run down a real shame for a pub in such a good position...More

Thank steve4995
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

The menu here is gigantic, and the food is absolutely stunning. May appear pricey, but the cost is more than justified by the huge portion size and quality of the food. Fantastic place, can't recommend highly enough!

Thank Sam T
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Fab play area and garden, fab reception. Lots of board games to keep the kids amused. The food was superb! I had the garlic mushroom starter - best I've ever had absolutely gorgeous! The scampi was super, as was our little ones lasagne. AND REAL...More

Thank Tamwolves
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Best fish and chips I've ever had and the other half said it was the best burger he'd ever had too, say no more... if your in the area eat here and enjoy! Big portion sizes, was delicious x

Thank Sarah3555
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