Food & Drink
It’s easy to find somewhere to eat and drink in Alton. If you don’t fancy the village offerings, try Rocester, Uttoxeter, Cheadle or have a take-away delivered to you. All the local pubs cater for children.
In Alton Village
Blacksmith’s Arms ST10 4AZ: Pub with large restaurant, also does bar food and very child friendly. Try the Children’s Italian or Mexican Picnic for originality! 01538 702213. The nearest pub only ½ mile from cottages
The White Hart Community Pub and Coffee Shop ST10 4AQ: 01538 703384
The Bulls Head ST10 4AQ: Pub with separate restaurant area – only small so gets full quickly. 01538702307
Royal Oak ST10 4BH: Contemporary, chic and relaxing pub and restaurant in the heart of the village. 01538 702625
The Ramblers Retreat ST10 4BU: Award winning tea shop only open during the daytime Tuesday to Sunday, great for lunches and afternoon teas, in Dimmingsdale. 01538 702730
Alton Bridge Hotel ST10 4BX:Country Pub, Restaurant and Riverside Beer Garden. 01538 703088
The Raddle Inn, Quarry Bank, Hollington ST10 4HQ (01889-507278) The olde worlde country inn and restaurant is nestled in a bank overlooking Croxden Abbey and the surrounding countryside. Beer garden with play area. Plenty of space for children to play. A couple of miles from Lower Micklin Farm.
In Denstone Village
Denstone Hall Farm Shop and Cafe ST14 5HF. Selling a wide range of local farm produce and meat. It also has a very popular cafe serving breakfast, lunches and afternoon teas. 01889 590050 (http://www.denstonehall.co.uk/)
The Tavern ST14 5HR: Traditional pub with restaurant area. Sunday Carvery. – bookings advised. 01889 590847
Panacea Premier Indian Dining ST14 5JU 01889 590169
Red Lion ST14 5LF – Pub serving food 01889 595177
Fish and Chips / Kebabs (Take away) ST14 5JU 01889 590993
In Nearby Towns
In Uttoxeter, Cheadle and Ashbourne there are a variety of restaurants and take aways that will deliver to Lower Micklin.
Bennys Thai Take Away ST10 1DY (01538 752496)
The Pearl Dragon Chinese Take Away ST10 1HU (01538 754203)
Cafe Rumi Indian Restaurant and Take Away (01538 751786) 12 High Street, Cheadle, ST10 1AF
Cheadle Kebab and Pizza House (01538 754666) 44 Chapel Street, Cheadle, ST10 1DY
Hong Tai Takeaway ST10 1AF 01538 755688
Lower Micklin Farm, Alton Road, Denstone, ST14 5DJ