And luckily the Peak District is blessed with many excellent pubs that serve traditional roast dinners in locations perfect for a weekend stroll.
Here are 10 of the best. Make sure you contact the pubs, inns and hotels directly for details of how to book and individual menus.
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1. Fox House, Longshaw
Close to both Carl Wark and the National Trust's Longshaw Estate, they serve a selection of hearty roasts, such as the pork belly topped with a smoked pancetta crumb. Photo: Google Maps
2. The George, Castleton
With views of the castle which you can walk to, the pub changs which meats it serves on a Sunday, but has included braised beef, roast chicken, roast loin of pork and nut roast. Photo: Google Maps
3. Yorkshire Bridge Inn, Bamford
The pub on the banks of the Ladybower Reservoir which is great for a walk, serves roast beef, pork, turkey and a veggie option. Photo: Zoopla
4. Haddon Restaurant, The Izaak Walton Hotel, Ilam
With views of Thorpe Cloud and walking distance to Dovedale Stepping Stones, the two AA Rosettes restaurant serves Sunday lunches. Photo: Google Maps