There are also many pubs you can walk to if you're just looking for a drink or two with your family/friends.

The Rutland Arms is one of the great pubs on Holmesfield's Main Road, serving real ales in a cosy, rural setting.
















The Royal Oak pub is a little further out (you may want to drive to this one), but definitely worth the short car journey, with nice drinks and a nice atmosphere.

The George & Dragon is also on Main Road and has a lovely atmosphere and friendly staff to serve you a great selection of drinks.

There are many fantastic restaurants and pubs near the Old Robin Hood, should you want to eat out one night or go for a pint in the local.

Within Walking Distance:

The Travellers Restserves drinks all day, but also offers authentic Thai cuisine from 6pm every day of the week.

The Moorlands carvery offers traditional roast dinners and lunches any day of the week, as well as tasty classic pub foods.

The Angel also resides on Main Road, serving real ales and fine wines, as well as fresh, local meals.

Short Car Journey:

The Tickled Trout create Italian-inspired dishes using only the best local ingredients, which you can enjoy in a warm and relaxed environment.

Rowleys Restaurant & Bar serves exciting seasonal foods at a location on the edge of the beautiful Chatsworth Estate.

The Peacock is a Grade II listed building that serves traditional pub food and Sunday lunches, with beautiful views of the countryside. You may want to book a table online here.

Places to drink

If you wish to contact any of pubs/restaurants mentioned, their telephone numbers are listed below (and on their websites).

  • The Travelers Rest: 0114 289 0446
  • Tickled Trout: 0114 289 1111
  • Rowleys: 01246 583 880
  • The Moorlands: 0114 262 0189
  • Peacock: 0114 236 1789
  • The Rutland Arms: 0114 289 0374
  • The Royal Oak: 0114 289 0870
  • The Angel: 0114 289 0336
  • The George & Dragon: 0114 289 0304

Places to eat

THE OLD ROBIN HOOD

400 year old Coaching House and former Inn