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The Cow - Pub in Derbyshire

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The Green, Dalbury Lees, Ashbourne, DE6 5BE, Derbyshire
England, United Kingdom

Berkeley Inns
+44 (0)1332 824297(landline)

Big views, a warm welcome, scrumptious food. Fill your boots (and pack your wellies) at this new jewel in Derbyshire's lovely crown

The former 'Black Cow' has been scrubbed and spruced and is now simply The Cow, a smart and stylish gastropub facing the village green, with a friendly welcome, set deep in the South Derbyshire countryside. Step inside to where the copper-topped bar gleams and the fire leaps in the old stone fireplace. Perch on an upcycled milk churn to down a pint of local ale and choose from the imaginative menu (On the Hoof, Big Troughs, Udder Bits) with daily specials. Perhaps chilli and smoked paprika dusted pork scratchings with spiced apple compote scrumped from Lisa's garden, followed by slow-cooked oxtail with broad beans, peas and baby carrots. Leave room for the scrumptious clootie dumpling soufflé. You're in Derbyshire's Golden Triangle so take your time to admire the many little villages and vast views on offer in this part of the Dales.

Wheelchair access
Wheelchair access to some public rooms and to wc's.
Children welcome
Children of all ages welcome in some public rooms (highchairs not necessarily available).
Wireless internet access available in the bar.
Public transport
Within 2 miles of a bus/train station.
Vegetarian meals
Good vegetarian options on the menu.
Licensed premises
Alcohol may be served.
Dogs welcome
Dogs welcome in some public rooms.
Handpumped ales
Pub serves four or more handpumped ales.
Wine list
Pub serves eight or more wines by the glass.
Food all day
Food is served all day long.

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Starters £5.50. Lunch & dinner £11.


2.30pm - 6pm Mon - Sat.


The Green, Dalbury Lees, Ashbourne, DE6 5BE, Derbyshire


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