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The Horseshoes

The Horseshoes, Long Lane, Ashbourne, United Kingdom, DE6 5BJ
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Opening Information

Monday & Tuesday
Bar: 16.00-23.00
Kitchen: No Food Service

Wednesday- Saturday
Bar: 12.00-23.00
Kitchen: 12.00-15.00 & 18.00-21.30

Sunday
Bar: 12.00-21.00
Kitchen: 12.00-16.30

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Well Behaved Children Welcome
  • Event Space
  • Children's Menu available
  • Bar

About The Horseshoes

The Horseshoes is an Award Winning Gastropub, a place to eat, drink and unwind. Set in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside, we serve delicious food alongside an extensive wine list and all of your favourite drinks in a relaxed and welcoming setting.
One of the Midland's finest young chef's Gareth Ward with his new top class kitchen team, in their new state of the art kitchen, will delight you with an exciting, ever changing menu utilising seasonal local produce.
One of the midland's finest young chef's Gareth Ward with his new top class kitchen team, in their new state of the art kitchen, will delight you with an exciting, ever changing menu utilising seasonal local produce.

Cuisine: British, Contemporary, Fine Dining, Gastro Pub, Romantic, Set Menu, Sunday Lunch, Vegan, Vegetarian
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 08 December 2018

Another excellent evening the service and the food excellent and better still my daughter and her husband joined us they have never been before. And to make it even better it was my husbands birthday and the waiter very kindly bought him a plate of ice cream with happy birthday on it. Fabulous. Will certainly be going back.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 December 2018

Excellent food and service

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Visited On Friday, 07 December 2018

Nice ambience, great service and good food. Only slight negative was that on the Xmas menu the portions were certainly on the small side and I didn't feel justified the cost for that reason.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 December 2018

Another loveky evening with friends here. Great service, good & wine. We’ll be back.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

Excellant will defiantly be going again

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

Will return soon.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

Lovely meal with excellent service. Couldn’t fault it. Thank you

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Visited On Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Nice lunch and atmosphere and service was brisk. The only niggle is that I considered the price of a glass of wine rather on the steep side. Otherwise a big thanks to all the team.

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Visited On Sunday, 25 November 2018

Excellent

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Visited On Sunday, 25 November 2018

We sat for lunch half an hour late due to one of our party getting held up in traffic. It was no trouble at all. Excellent food and service, all the staff were very friendly. Had sold out of our preferred wine but there were plenty of others to choose from.

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Started off really promising - the onion veloute was delicious as was the marinated aubergine. The blue cheese panacotta was slightly too solid but very tasty. The potato croquette was disappointingly bland as was the courgette tart. Both desserts were good but too sweet for our taste and we would have preferred one dessert and a cheese course. The waiting staff were not familiar with the menu.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

Fabulous food. Really enjoyed the beautiful flavours.

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Excellent food and service. The druid was presented beautifully.

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Visited On Sunday, 18 November 2018

At the risk of repeating myself, everything about The Horseshoes is just about perfect. It is the absolute go to place for a lovely Sunday lunch in a fantastic venue at a very reasonable price. What more can I say?

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Visited On Sunday, 18 November 2018

Very pleased and had a lovely Sunday lunch

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Visited On Saturday, 17 November 2018

Another great evening enjoyed and Will is a very attentive, entertaining, polite individual who brings a smile to our faces as he knows how to deal with people on all levels... If only there were more youngsters who could show a similar disposition. Looking forward to our next visit.

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Visited On Friday, 16 November 2018

Was really disappointed with the afternoon tea. We weren’t asked if we wanted another drink for the entire duration we were there - we had to go up and ask, even though we were the only 2 people in the restaurant. The food served was great, but such a small amount as we couldn’t get extra sandwiches or scones. I couldn’t fault the food or any service that I’ve ever had at The Horseshoes, but this was just such a dosappointment.

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Visited On Thursday, 15 November 2018

Delighted as always. Only adverse comment is on difficulty with website when attempting to book - preferred time could not be changed so had to phone.

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Visited On Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Fantastic food and service, we will be back for sure in a few weeks

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Visited On Sunday, 11 November 2018

Great place for Sunday lunch - first time visitor based on recommendation from friends.

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Visited On Friday, 09 November 2018

5 stars for this lovely gastropub! Everything was first class, the service, food and wine, I would highly recommend The Horseshoes!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

1st date night after having a baby and couldn’t have asked for a nicer evening!

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Visited On Sunday, 04 November 2018

Excellent service, treated with great respect, food delicious

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Visited On Sunday, 04 November 2018

We all agreed it was one of the best Sunday lunches we have had and we will definitely be back! The service was excellent!

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Visited On Saturday, 03 November 2018

Superior food in cozy but stylish surroundings.

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