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The Hanging Gate

34 Ashbourne Road Shottle Gate, Belper, DE56 2LE +44 1773420922

(((() British
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 22:30

We enjoyed our meals

Kathleen Brydon 29 September 2016
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Remotely situated in the beautiful foothills of the Peak District, The Hanging Gate in Shottlegate offers vintage and trusted pub cuisine. A 17th-century building, the extensive yet pretty ivy on the brickwork befits the durability and dependability of the pub. It features rich oak furniture, an charming old-fashioned clock, a welcoming hearth-fire and an al fresco dining area outside, from which you can enjoy the spectacular view.

Hearty Sunday roasts and trusty British dishes head The Hanging Gate menu, and a range just for kids offers mini versions of pub favourites. Signature Vintage pies offer fillings like beef & merlot with buttered peas, while The Hanging Gate ‘Vintage classics’ menu includes lemon & garlic-roasted chicken with seasoned chips.

Paying homage to the Great British pub, the Vintage Inn bar stock includes cask-conditioned beers, real ales and a meticulously compiled wine list. Thirst-quenching offerings include seasonal non-alcoholic cocktails and freshly-pressed juices, and rich coffee is brewed freshly throughout the day.

In Derbyshire, The Hanging Gate is only a 4-minute drive from Belper Train Station.

The Hanging Gate

34 Ashbourne Road Shottle Gate, Belper, DE56 2LE

Contact +44 1773550467
Reservations +44 1773420922

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Customer reviews for The Hanging Gate

4.4 (((() (based on 34 reviews)
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Recommended for

  • dinner (28)
  • lunch (19)
  • value (15)
  • private dining (11)
  • views (11)
  • romantic (10)
  • business (4)
  • afternoon tea (2)
  • child friendly (2)
  • breakfast (1)
  • luxury (1)
  • ((((* 9 November 2016 by Steve Green from Derby

    good service, obliging as one of our group late arriving

  • ((((* 24 October 2016 by Natasha Wimbledon from Belper

    Thoroughly enjoyed the evening. The pub was really lovely with such a nice atmosphere and the staff were great. Would definitely recommend it and look forward to going back.

  • ((((( 19 October 2016 by Russell Sawyer from Norwich

    We drove past this pub earlier in the evening and said: "that looks like a nice pub" so we decided to book a table later. We arrived and was immediately shown to a table (it was a Monday eve). It is nicely lit and appointed, tables are well spaced. Waitress (Jessica) gave us time to choose and was friendly.

    Food was good. I would say slightly overpriced but with the bookatable 20% discount it was just right.

    A good experience.

  • ((((* 16 October 2016 by Derek Cockayne from Derbyshire Dales District


  • ((((( 29 September 2016 by Kathleen Brydon from Ripley

    We enjoyed our meals

  • ((((( 26 September 2016 by Pat Holmes from Belper

    Great environment and brilliant staff

  • ((((( 5 September 2016 by Pat Cross from Derby

    Visited Hanging Gate today with my family. Made very welcome as usual having visited many times. Enjoyed very nice food presented well and hot. Will be visiting again soon.

  • ((((( 4 September 2016 by Pat Holmes from Belper

    Staff fantastic, service great and good food

  • ((((( 15 August 2016 by Sharon from Belper, Derbyshire

    Lovely food, well cooked and presented. The service was great, very friendly and helpful. We liked the atmosphere in the pub, nice and cosy with low level lighting. It made our meal seem private even though the pub was busy. Will definitely visit again.

  • ((((( 8 August 2016 by Pat Holmes from Belper


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