Visit Tideswell & District

Shopping and Eating in Tideswell

We’re very proud of our shops cafés and pubs here in Tideswell.  We are still a focal point for many people’s weekly shop.

In Tideswell, we have everything you need on a day-to-day basis.  If you’re staying in a holiday cottage, there really is no need to bring anything with you beforehand.  What is more, you can buy before you arrive and have it delivered to your holiday cottage door using Tideswell’s Shop in Tideswell service – supporting our village shops rather than lining Tesco’s or Asda’s pockets!

Commercial Road
SK17 8NU

07730 682275

We have the following shops in Tideswell and District.

  • Tindalls – a  fantastic bakery/deli open Monday to Friday, and mornings on Saturday.
  • An organic Butcher – a great butcher selling much of their home-farmed produce. Open most Fridays and 9 am – 3 pm Saturday (
  • Peaches – the greengrocers, open six days per week (till lunchtime on Saturday) and runs Shop In Tideswell
  • Three cafés in Tideswell & District
    • High Nelly’s Café – excellent coffee, tea and a tasty Swedish inspired menu
    • Litton Stores serves tea, coffee and cake
    • “Station” café at Millers Dale station on The Monsal Trail
  • Fountain Square Pharmacy and travel Clinic
  • Three Hairdressers – Carol’s, Kay’s and Monet Hairdressing
  • Firefly Stoves and Fireplaces
  • Litton Community Stores – award-winning community-run shop, with a post office counter and general supplies, plus a small café.  Open seven days a week.
  • Peak District Yarns Studio, run by Carrie, sells hand-dyed yarns and lovely gifty things, plus knitting and crochet accessories.  She also runs crafty workshops. Open to the public Thursday – Saturday and at other times by arrangement.
  • Peak Volumes – a wonderful collection of second-hand books located in the spectacular surrounds of the old bank.  It also sells cards. (open Thursday – Sunday)
  • The Cherry Tree  – a fabulous sandwich shop (weekdays only)
  • Our Co-op opens seven days a week from 7 am to 10 pm.  The only day it closes is on Xmas day!
  • Seven food-serving pubs – check for food-serving times.
    • The Horse and Jockey
    • The Star
    • The George
    • The Anchor
    • The Red Lion
    • The Blind Bull
    • The Anglers Rest
    • The Queen Anne
  • The Cressbrook, a club in Cressbrook!
  • Sal’s Italian Restuarant
  • A two-rosette restaurant – The Merchant’s Yard
  • A fish and chip shops
  • A cash point, opposite the High Nelly’s or cashback in the Coop
  • Stella’s Kitchen in nearby Foolow  – African/Caribbean food during the day on Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday and sit-down meals on Friday and Saturday although space is limited.
  • We are covered by a range of takeaways too, Sal’s Italian, Stella’s Kitchen, Hope Valley Pizza, Little India and the Curry Cabin