Derwentwater Arms, Calver

Landlord and Landlady, Tom and Kat Keogh, welcome you to The Derwentwater Arms, a friendly, comfortable pub with an enjoyable atmosphere for all guests.

Situated in the pretty village of Calver, The Derwentwater Arms lies on the border between the White Peak and the Dark Peak, against the River Derwent and being situated on a hill, it has the most beautiful Peak District scenery, looking over to Curbar Edge and beyond.

Derwentwater Inn, Calver

Calver itself is an ancient village, mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086. The oldest part of the village has a cluster of lovely stone cottages gathered around an ancient village cross.  The Derwentwater Arms sits high overlooking the village, and opposite is a perfectly kept cricket pitch, Calver Cricket Club is one of the oldest cricket clubs in the country.

Great Ales, Wine and Gin Selection

The Derwentwater Arms has great Real Ales always on tap, and their current selection can be found on their website – the beer menu. For those that love the varied tastes of gin, there is an extensive gin menu too.

If you love wine, you will love the selection, normally having at least 20 wines from around the World to complement your meal – here is the wine list.

Good Pub Food at the Derwentwater Arms

Derwentwater Arms Calver

Tom and Kat are pleased to serve you food sourced from local suppliers. Since most of the menu is freshly sourced local ingredients, the menu changes regularly to reflect the seasons and availability.

On Sundays, you can enjoy their gorgeous Carvery (either roast Derbyshire beef, or roast loin of pork, or Nut Roast and their Modern Classics menu.

The kitchen is able to cater for special dietary requirements, and many menu options can be made gluten free – *if you have a specific dietary need please call 48 hours before so their chefs can create you a menu to suit your requirements.

You can now order takeaway food from the Derwentwater Arms… Click here to download the menu

Dogs Welcome

Dogs Welcome

Dogs are welcome in the bar area and you’re welcome to eat there.  In other dining areas, dogs are not permitted unless they are guide dogs.


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We are beginning to think about Christmas... do you love our homemade mince pies? did you know we also make a gluten free version? having a family get together and want a show stopping Big Pig Pie centre piece? 
We are now taking orders now for your festive treats... 
Email:- dwacalver@gmail.com or call 01433 639211 to place your order

We are beginning to think about Christmas... do you love our homemade mince pies? did you know we also make a gluten free version? having a family get together and want a show stopping Big Pig Pie centre piece?
We are now taking order's now for your festive treats...
Email:- dwacalver@gmail.com or call 01433 639211 to place your order
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Thinking about how to see in the New Year?? Why not come and join us for fantastic food, music and fun here at the Derwentwater Arms (limited spaces - £40pp - deposit required). ... See MoreSee Less

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Georgia Brooks Tony Brooks

CALVER FRIED CHICKEN IS BACK... £5 Chicken, Chips and Slaw takeaways... FRIDAY ONLY!!!

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Oooh sounds good 😉

Ordering now!

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Jess Low Harry White Ruth Willingham

After the rain came down, and down, and down... down,down,down,down… we have woken up to this Stunning Spectacle... The Sunshine is out, the roasts are cooking and we are looking forward to a bright and shiny day and welcoming everyone...

After the rain came down, and down, and down... down,down,down,down… we have woken up to this Stunning Spectacle... The Sunshine is out, the roasts are cooking and we are looking forward to a bright and shiny day and welcoming everyone... ... See MoreSee Less

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Currently driving home after working abroad for a few months and desperate for a proper roast dinner, what time are you serving them today until ? 😋

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They were delicious. Happy to be chief taster again ❤️xx

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Really sorry to here the news. X

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I know... I was lucky enough to get one for my dinner tonight- they normally have all sold out!!!

Thank you Gail! Best of luck with the TB vax-ing and everything elsem x

Yes please Judith Elston 😋xx

Ed Herring I Could eat another one for tea never mind just dinner 😂😍 Theeeee best 😍😍

Our meal was excellent as usual. Thank you to you and your staff.

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When the weather in the Peaks is cool, misty and beautiful, why wouldnt you want to come and walk around the idyllic scenery of the park... Enjoy the cool air, the beautiful colours and the enchanting atmosphere the mist creates. 
Finished Exploring?
Why not pop into the DWA for a pint of Local Ale and a delicious Roast Dinner.... Mmmmm..
Call 01433 639211 to book

When the weather in the Peaks is cool, misty and beautiful, why wouldn't you want to come and walk around the idyllic scenery of the park... Enjoy the cool air, the beautiful colours and the enchanting atmosphere the mist creates.
Finished Exploring?
Why not pop into the DWA for a pint of Local Ale and a delicious Roast Dinner.... Mmmmm..
Call 01433 639211 to book
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Thank you 🙂

Loved the pizzas yesterday!

What a beautiful start to this gorgeous Autumnal Sunday... Time to put on your wellies, thick coat and hat and walk through our beautiful Peak Park... then treat yourself - to a roast potato or two, followed by a pud perhaps - well you have just earnt your calories by going for a walk first..😁CALL 01433 639211 TO BOOK

What a beautiful start to this gorgeous Autumnal Sunday... Time to put on your wellies, thick coat and hat and walk through our beautiful Peak Park... then treat yourself - to a roast potato or two, followed by a pud perhaps - well you have just earnt your calories by going for a walk first..😁CALL 01433 639211 TO BOOK ... See MoreSee Less

New Years Eve 
Bookings now being taken... 
£40.00pp
4 Course Gala Dinner,
Prosecco at Midnight
Live Band:- King Roses.
Book Now - 01433 639211

New Years Eve
Bookings now being taken...
£40.00pp
4 Course Gala Dinner,
Prosecco at Midnight
Live Band:- King Roses.
Book Now - 01433 639211
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This mornings beautiful sunrise over a chilly Baslow Edge from the Derwentwater Arms... Why not join us today after a beautiful AUTUMNAL walk through the stunning peaks... We are serving hot food 12 -2pm and 6 - 9pm... Dont forget our bar is open all day - where we also offer snacks like our homemade pork pies and cheeseboards.

This mornings beautiful sunrise over a chilly Baslow Edge from the Derwentwater Arms... Why not join us today after a beautiful AUTUMNAL walk through the stunning peaks... We are serving hot food 12 -2pm and 6 - 9pm... Don't forget our bar is open all day - where we also offer snacks like our homemade pork pies and cheeseboards. ... See MoreSee Less

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From Pan Fried Salmon, Garlic and Rosemary Potatoes, Tenderstem and Pesto (£14) to our Lemon Tart Served with Caramel Crisp, Hope Valley Ice Cream, Lemon and Rosemary Syrup and Candied Orange Dust (£6)… our specials this week has been lick smacking good.

From Pan Fried Salmon, Garlic and Rosemary Potatoes, Tenderstem and Pesto (£14) to our Lemon Tart Served with Caramel Crisp, Hope Valley Ice Cream, Lemon and Rosemary Syrup and Candied Orange Dust (£6)… our specials this week has been lick smacking good. ... See MoreSee Less

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We are beginning to start thinking about Christmas...

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Why not get the Winster guisers one night xx

This is why we ♥️ Autumn... cool and misty morning walks, homemade Shortbread with a cup of Tea to warm you though, a hearty roast to keep you going followed with an Apple Crumble topped with Custard... Autumn Bliss... 
#homemade #peakdistrict #visitpeakdistrict #pub #autumn

This is why we ♥️ Autumn... cool and misty morning walks, homemade Shortbread with a cup of Tea to warm you though, a hearty roast to keep you going followed with an Apple Crumble topped with Custard... Autumn Bliss...
#homemade #peakdistrict #visitpeakdistrict #pub #autumn
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From Pot to Pud.. Our latest creations. .. Damsons foraged around Calver,  turned into jam in our country kitchen and then whipped up into our latest special puds... Damson Steamed Sponge Pudding and Creamy Custard or Damson Jam Roly Poly, Creamy Custard and Damson Syrup. Which one would you choose? #damson #seasonality #local #homemade #traditional #pudding

From Pot to Pud.. Our latest creations. .. Damson's foraged around Calver, turned into jam in our country kitchen and then whipped up into our latest special puds... Damson Steamed Sponge Pudding and Creamy Custard or Damson Jam Roly Poly, Creamy Custard and Damson Syrup. Which one would you choose? #damson #seasonality #local #homemade #traditional #pudding ... See MoreSee Less

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Definitely roly poly 😀

Rain, Rain, Go Away, Come Back Another Day... We offer a Warm Welcome in our Traditional Cosy little pub. Fresh, Homemade Roasts are being served from 12 noon today. Gluten Free and Vegetarian Nut Roasts are Available. #glutenfree #villagepub #freshfood #peakdistrict #rain

Rain, Rain, Go Away, Come Back Another Day... We offer a Warm Welcome in our Traditional Cosy little pub. Fresh, Homemade Roasts are being served from 12 noon today. Gluten Free and Vegetarian Nut Roasts are Available. #glutenfree #villagepub #freshfood #peakdistrict #rain ... See MoreSee Less

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