Sophisticated Country Pub with Microbrewery and Rooms

The Peacock at Barlow, with its own on-site microbrewery, has retained the heritage of a traditional English country pub and added a sophisticated twist, creating the perfect place to enjoy a good old-fashioned pint and a delicious meal, in the most relaxed, vibrant, and spacious setting. Boasting a stunning elevated terrace with spectacular views over the surrounding Derbyshire countryside, The Peacock at Barlow is the perfect place to stop off for a meal, a refreshing drink, or a comforting cuppa while enjoying the stunning Peak District National Park. What’s even better, it’s dog friendly too, so you can bring along your pooch who will be spoilt with dog treats by the welcoming staff!

If you can’t draw yourself away from those views and want to stay for more delicious food – no worries, you can book into one of The Peacock at Barlow’s eight boutique rooms!

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All About the Beer!

The staff at The Peacock at Barlow take pride in putting loads of emphasis on their corking selection of beers! Not only do they have a fab variety of shelf beers, lots of favourites on tap and six cask ale lines, but they’re also proud as punch to have their own on-site brewery – Collyfobble Brewery! The results can all be sampled and enjoyed here too!

Actually, it’s not quite all about the beer………with 11 selected whiskeys, a wonderful gin collection, an unrivalled wine menu, fine teas, ground coffees, rich hot chocolates, and of course, wicked cocktails, there’s something for everyone! All of these can be enjoyed in front of a roaring cosy fire in the winter, or outside on the sunny terrace with a fantastic vibe in the summer months!

Uncomplicated, Patriotic Comfort Food!

From the moment you arrive at The Peacock at Barlow, you’ll be wowed by the contemporary setting, the spacious layout and the excellent customer service from the welcoming team!

With a no booking policy, The Peacock at Barlow offers fuss-free dining: you can sit where you want, eat what you want and bring who you want – even your dog! Simply turn up to enjoy a hearty breakfast before you head out, stop off for a bite of lunch, or relax with a well-deserved meal after a day exploring the fabulous surrounding Peak District National Park. 

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There is a selection of menus, including breakfast, lunch, dinner, children’s and seasonal specials, with vegetarian and vegan options, so everyone will be happy here! Each of the meals on offer are prepared using the very best local produce to create mouth-watering favourites, such as traditional granny’s pie, fish and chips, and vegetable curry, as well as their renowned Sunday Lunch. The seasonal specials are carefully selected and often have a quirky twist, meaning that there’s something new each time you visit – and trust us once you’ve been once, you’ll definitely be back!

Unique Boutique!

For those who want to stay a little longer, The Peacock at Barlow have eight fabulous boutique rooms, each individually decorated and styled, to create retreats full of charm and character with a modern vibe and lots of special finishing touches.

Four of the rooms are within the main building and four are situated in the onsite converted barn. Each of the rooms have state-of-the-art ensuite Porcelanosa bathrooms, with magnificent double baths, some of which even have window views!

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In each of these fabulous rooms, you’ll find:

  • Super-king or king-sized beds
  • Air conditioning
  • Glorious window views
  • Mini Bar
  • Curved TVs
  • Superfast 4G Wifi
  • Feather duvets and crisp white cotton sheets
  • Kitchenaid Nespresso Coffee Machine
  • Sumptuous dressing gowns and slippers
  • Variable temperature kettle

Of course, after a fabulous night’s sleep, you then get the pleasure of one of The Peacock at Barlow’s delicious breakfasts!

Collyfobble Brewery & Tours

The Peacock at Barlow are very proud to produce their own “belting good ales from Derbyshire!” in their very own microbrewery – Collyfobble Brewery. Brewed on the premises, Collyfobble Brewery produce their own label pale ales, stouts and bitters, all created with emphasis on their unique flavours. 

Choose from a traditional mild (‘Mild, Tha Knows’), blonde beer (‘Dunna Wittle’), bitter (‘Bob On’) or pale ale (‘Sup-Wiyo’). Of course, each of these can be enjoyed in The Peacock at Barlow, but can also be bought in bottles to take away or ordered online as excellent gifts. 

However, the best gift of all is a Collyfobble Brewery Tour for you and your friends, which includes a personalised tour of the brewery, followed by private use of The Peacock at Barlow’s tap room where you get to enjoy a delicious two course meal. All for just £24.95! Perfect for groups of 6-12 people!

For those who, like The Peacock, are “all about the beer”, there’s also a great beer tasting option too, which includes the Collyfobble Brewery Tour, followed by a beer tasting session in the tap room for just £14.95!

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Carrying on the traditions of a local village pub, The Peacock at Barlow are keen to host regular events for both the locals and visitors.

Keep your eye out for their popular quiz nights, and cycling, walking & dog walking groups, together with seasonal special events such as Valentines, Mothers Day and Christmas. They’re not to be missed!

Central Location

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Barlow is a lovely village, surrounded by beautiful rolling Derbyshire countryside which can be viewed from The Peacock at Barlow’s terrace.  There are footpaths right from the door, including to nearby Linacre Reservoirs which has an abundance of wildlife.

This central location on the edge of the Peak District National Park makes it an excellent base for visitors to the Peak District and the perfect place to stop off for food and drinks after enjoying the area!

In around 15-20 minutes, visitors can enjoy so many walks, stately homes, villages and towns. Take in the fabulous gritstone edges of Curbar, Froggatt and Baslow on this wonderful 8 mile route, or explore the magnificent grounds of The Longhaw Estate and the picturesque Padley Gorge. The impressive Chatworth House Estate, with beautiful gardens and acres of deer park is a fabulous place to spend the day and chill at the side of the river. There are so many pretty villages within easy reach too, such as Calver and the historical village of Eyam. For those enjoy a spot of shopping, the market town of Bakewell is just the same distance away, with a great selection of tea rooms, pubs and independent shops. Just a few minutes further and you can be browsing the villages of Hathersage and Tideswell, and the many great nearby walks, or enjoying fish and chips in the landlocked ‘seaside town’ of Matlock Bath. 

So, whether you are wanting to sample a refreshing pint, enjoy a scrumptious meal, or looking for somewhere special to spend the night, give The Peacock at Barlow a try – you’re sure to find it ‘’Bob On!’’

Contact The Peacock at Barlow

For more information, or to book a room, contact The Peacock at Barlow who will be delighted to help.