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When you come to stay here, eat local food to enhance your experience.  You can pre-order eggs from the farm, homemade bread, local sausages and bacon and organic butter, just scroll to the bottom of this page for the menu.

If you'd like a catered meal or some ready-to-eat treats delivered, try Carver Cottage Kitchen from Alstonefield just up the road.

There are excellent places to eat in the villages and towns not far from Beechenhill.  You will find stunning restaurants, interesting gastropubs, cosy cafes and tearooms.

See our suggestions for where to eat:

The George


The Old Dog Thorpe – 3 miles in car, 1.5 hour walk

The George at Alstonefield – 3 miles in car, 1 hour walk (currently providing simple pub food and drinks)

The Royal Oak Wetton – 3 miles in car, 1 hour walk

The Okeover Arms Mappleton – 4 miles

The Royal Oak Hanging Bridge – 6 miles

The Black Lion Inn Butterton – 6 miles

The Rose and Crown Mayfield – 7 miles

The Green Man

For a Treat

Thai Basement

World Flavours

Thai Basement Ashbourne – 7 miles

Red Chilli Ashbourne – 7 miles

The Napoli Leek – 14 miles

Herberts Team Rooms

Tearooms & Cafes

Ilam Hall National Trust Tearoom – 1 miles, 40 minutes walk

Herberts Tissington – 6 miles

The Tea Junction – 6 miles

Jack Rabbits – 7 miles

The Flower Cafe – 7 miles (gluten free speciality)

The Cottage Kitchen Leek – 8 miles

Denstone Hall Farm Shop – 11 miles

No. 6 The Square Buxton – 20 miles

Pre-order food before your visit

To pre-order – click here to email your order

  • Homemade organic maltflake bread – made in the farmhouse breadmaker using Dove Farm organic flour and Shipton Mill organic three seed and malt flour £2.50
  • Organic butter – Yeo Valley slightly salted butter made using OMSCo organic milk.  Duchy Organic butter or other organic butter (250g): £3.80
  • New Close Farm sausages – delicious pork sausages made by our friends the Ginger Butchers at their Over Haddon farm near Bakewell (pack of 6): £3.00
  • New Close Farm bacon – tasty unsmoked back bacon also from the Ginger Butchers at Over Haddon (pack of 6 rashers): £3.60
  • Organic free range eggs – when our organic free range hens are behaving and laying regularly, if not, then we will supply free range eggs from local farms (box of 6): £2.50

(Prices updated March 2024)