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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

It was first time we had been, was impressed lovely pub and great food .
Karen and Suzie were friendly and efficient.

J Shaw 10 February 2017
from Ripley

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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 Shottle 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 45 reviews)
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Recommended for

  • dinner (38)
  • lunch (26)
  • value (19)
  • romantic (15)
  • views (14)
  • private dining (12)
  • business (5)
  • child friendly (5)
  • afternoon tea (3)
  • luxury (3)
  • large parties (2)
  • trendy (2)
  • al fresco (1)
  • breakfast (1)
  • ((((* 15 April 2017 by Janette Worth from Derby

    Restaurant has a lovely atmosphere, lovely old building with lots of character. The Seabass is amazing

  • ((((* 11 February 2017 by Tony Nadolski from Derby

    Always cosy being here

  • ((((( 10 February 2017 by J Shaw from Ripley

    It was first time we had been, was impressed lovely pub and great food .
    Karen and Suzie were friendly and efficient.

  • ((((( 9 February 2017 by Patrick Holmes from Belper

    Pizza was very nice

  • (((** 23 January 2017 by Barry Stone from Shottle

    Waiter was very polite and helpful - unfortunately we were behind a large table of diners so consequently our food took a long time to arrive and was not as hot as it should have been. It was edible however and we are not professional complainers so it was not a major drama to us.

  • ((((( 21 January 2017 by Trisha Hill from Belper

    The range of dishes was impressive; the food my friend and I chose was well-cooked, tasty and sufficient in quantity without being over-facing. The staff were attentive and courteous. Overall a very pleasant lunch.

  • ((((( 13 January 2017 by Andrea Pryor from Nottingham

    First time visit to a vintage inn excellent welcome lovely restaurant and ambiance

  • ((((( 13 January 2017 by Gillian Sheldon from Derby

    Lovely country pub with warm open fires. Lovely welcome from the friendly staff.The food was delicious and a little different from the specials board. What we really like is the mini pudding and coffee as this finishes a meal nicely and is certainly a big enough portion for me. Will definitely go again.

  • ((((( 9 January 2017 by Sandra Whittaker from Wirksworth

    This was our 2nd visit to the hanging gate.
    The service was absolutely spot on and the food was to die for .

    We will definitely be returning ????

  • (((** 6 January 2017 by Jane J from Shottle

    The booking service was excellent. The Hanging Gate was lovely and warm as we sat nwxt to a lovely log fire. The main dish was of good quality but the vegetables looked and tasted like they had been warmed up (apart from the lovely mashed potatoes) so they were not great. The menu is fairly fancy which didn't suit our taste but others would obviously like that.

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