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The Exeter Arms

) #32 of 473 Restaurants in Derby $$ - $$$ , British,
Exeter Place, Derby DE1 2EU, England
+44 1332 605323
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (13 reviews)
“pot pie” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Exeter Place, Derby DE1 2EU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always love visiting this place one of the best restaurants in the are food and staff A++++ had the Barnsley chop this time and it was the best I ever had top marks to the chef. Can't wait until my next cost.

Thank craigkeay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for some food here on a Saturday. We booked as it was recommended that we do due to it being so good and popular. Now I'm quite particular with food- very judgmental as I cook a lot myself. I don't often therefore, eat out....More

Thank GAllen1988
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to spend a Sunday afternoon. Food is always fantastic and the atmosphere is relaxed and happy. Favourite place to visit in Derby.

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had heard so many good reviews about this place so feeling in need of a mid week treat thought why not! My wife and I both ordered fish and chips as just wanted something quite plain even though they were rather expensive. The meal...More

1  Thank Diane S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a belated Birthday meal . Needed it to be dog friendly too. Lovely outside space at the rear, but also inside, even when food is served. Doggy treats and water bowls also available. The staff are so friendly, and the food is fantastic....More

Thank Juliedarling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in after a cricket match first time here. Lovely beer and good choice very welcoming staff. Decided to have a meal. Good choice but went for the Sunday roast. Afterwards we had a sweet. All in all a very pleasant experience would have been...More

Thank Choosyfloss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nipped in today for Sunday dinner. Absolutely beautiful. Everything cooked to perfection. Will definitely return.

Thank suesexcurtions
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on on spec on a Monday evening. The staff were welcoming and friendly and we were quickly shown to a table in the back bar. There were a quite few other diners already in the bar but our order was promptly taken and...More

Thank Des H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in in several occasions here s its local to where I work and the place is a total gem. They have a great range of real ale, ciders and lagers and the food is absolutely amazing. Interesting the owner Martin is a local personality...More

Thank darylbarber2003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Exeter has been a great favourite of ours for many years and though we now live 200 miles away always call when back in Derby. As usual we enjoyed some great beers, but were desperately disappointed with the quality of the scandalously expensive food....More

1  Thank Happyeater881
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24 April 2017|
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Response from krispykremes | Reviewed this property |
yep, children are welcome.
14 May 2016|
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Response from Bryn W | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Parking is by way of meters immediately outside but free after 6 pm. There is also free parking in the nearby area but you need to drive around a little to find some. I have never had a problem with parking in this part... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exeter Place, Derby DE1 2EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 605323
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