Bar and Restaurant


The Foresters is open 7 days a week and serves a range of delicious meals throughout the day.

From the 12th April until at least the 17th May we will be open for outdoor service and takeaway only. We will open at 9am for the breakfast menu with a delicious range of snacks and meals served from 12 noon. During this period you will not be able to pre-book a table but please be assured we have outdoor seating for almost 200 people.

All our food is freshly cooked to order using locally sourced fresh ingredients. We also cater for a range of dietary requirements and have a separate children's and take away menu.

You can view our menu here and can order at

The Foresters usually includes a large designated family area, a conservatory reserved for adult diners and a large patio with adjacent playground. Well behaved dogs are allowed in the bar. 

Tables can be reserved inside (subject to Government guidelines) for after the 17th May. To book a table you can either use our online facility (recommended), email: or telephone: 01629 736225

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Foresters bar & restaurant


Our Lunch time menu is available Monday-Saturday from 12noon-3pm. Daily Specials are available. 

View our current outdoor dining and takeaway menu.

Evening and Takeaway

Served Monday-Saturday 4pm-9pm. Daily Specials are available. 

View our current outdoor dining and takeaway menu

Sunday Lunch

On Sunday we serve the normal menus plus a delicious traditional Sunday roast. Served from 12 noon - 8pm. 

View our current outdoor dining and takeaway menu

Children Welcome

We have a dedicated children's menu or we are happy to serve smaller portions from the main menus. 

Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea is available Monday to Saturday. It costs £14.95 per person or £19.95 with Prosecco.  Please book at least 24 hours in advance.

Alfresco Dining

The Foresters has a lovely alfresco dining area with a children's playground adjacent. You are welcome to join us for a drink throughout the day.

Group Bookings

We welcome groups in the bar and restaurant area but please book in advance to avoid disappointment. We can now only allow tables of up to 6 people. 

Dog Friendly

Well behaved dogs are welcome to dine with you in the bar area or outside on the patio area. Please ensure they are kept under control and on a lead. 

Local Drinks

We stock a wide range of local real ales including Peak Ales and local gins from Derbyshire Distillery. We even have our own Darwin Forest Gin. 

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