Traditional Inn with Great Food and Cask Ales on The Chatsworth Estate
Located on the Chatsworth Estate in one of the most charming villages in the Peak District, The Devonshire Arms at Pilsley is a traditional English inn specialising in great food, excellent ales and comfy rooms.
The food on offer in the dining is a very sophisticated take pub fare. Our Head Chef sources local ingredients, most of which come from the Chatsworth Estate itself. The drinks on offer in the pub include great local ales on tap, including Chatsworth Gold. Breakfast is also a treat with amazing produce from the local farms.
You will want to take the time to explore the village of Pilsley, including the famous Chatsworth Farm Shop. Chatsworth House itself is also a must – just short drive away or a very lovely walk through Edensor along a country road and down a green lane. The Devonshire Arms is also perfectly positioned for discovering the hills and dales the Peak District National Park, as well as the plague village of Eyam, the local caves and caverns, as well as Haddon Hall and Hardwick Hall.
We aim to cater for food intolerances and allergies provided they are mentioned at time of booking.
Get To Know: Head Chef Ashley Jones
Ashley started at Devonshire Hotels and Restaurants in 2014, having worked his way up the ranks to his Head Chef position. He began working as a Chef de Partie, then Sous Chef at our sister property, The Devonshire Arms at Beeley, before moving on to The Devonshire Arms at Pillsey, again working his way up from Chef de Partie, to Sous then Head Chef in early 2019.
Prior to working with us, Ashley was a Chef de Partie at The Oriental in Croyden, his hometown, for 10 years. During his time there He cooked for many famous faces including The Queen, Margaret Thatcher and Prince Philip.
When it comes to a cooking philosophy, for Ashley it’s simple – cook what you would like to eat!
- Open for Drinks 11am to 11pm
- Breakfast Mon to Fri 8am to 9.30am
- Breakfast Sat & Sun 8am to 10am
- Lunch 12pm to 2.30pm
- Dinner 5pm to 9pm
- All Day Food at Weekends, Saturday 12-9 & Sunday 12-8