image for Restaurant item typeCarriage House Restaurant at Chatsworth House

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Restaurant

Winner of the Best Restaurant within a visitor attraction at the Derbyshire Food and Drink 2007 awards

Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House

Contact

Reception

01246 565300

Address

Bakewell,
Derbyshire,
DE45 1PP

Details

Our award winning Carriage House restaurant offers freshly made local and seasonal food, prepared by Chatsworth's team of chefs and bakers. Located in the beautiful 18th century stable block designed by James Paine, the Carriage House is a large fully licensed, self-service restaurant, offering a wide variety of homemade food and drink.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEnglish Heritage PropertyFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessSmoking not allowed

Opening details

Carriage House restaurant opens at 10.15am and closes at 5pm, serving hot food from 11:30am until 2:30pm.


Farm shop in Pilsley (1½ miles)
Monday to Saturday, 9.00am to 5.30pm
Sunday, 11.00am to 5.00pm

Park Open all year. No charge
House car park shut during closed season

House
11.00am to 5.30pm, last admission 4.30pm

Garden
11.00am to 6.00pm, last admission 5.00pm

Farmyard and adventure playground
10.30am to 5.30pm, last admission 4.30pm

Shops
11.00am to 5.30pm

Carriage House restaurant and Stables
grill and drinks
10.15am to 5.00pm. Hot food served at lunchtime

The Cavendish Rooms
11am to 4.30pm. Hot food served at lunchtime


Directions

See location of Chatsworth House on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 260701  Lat: 53.22731 Long: -1.61198

Chatsworth is 8 miles north of Matlock off the B6012. It is 16 miles from the M1 Junction 29, signposted via Chesterfield (follow brown signs), 42 miles from the M6 Junction 19 and 30 mins from Chesterfield rail station.

Accessible by Public Transport: 12 miles from Chesterfield station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • English Heritage PropertyEnglish Heritage Property
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
    • Yesis gravel
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesLift equipped with raised floor numbers or braille numbers or letters
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu
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