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The Kitchen

47 Sadler Gate, Derby DE1 3NQ, England
+44 1332 608619
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (18 reviews)
“cakes” (32 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 4:30 PMAll hours
Pizza, Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
47 Sadler Gate, Derby DE1 3NQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Met with two of my sisters thought we would have breakfast here,staff very nice liked the idea of inside. I chose the bagel with avocado etc,unfortunately the bagel was hard and dry could get through it with knife,topping wasn't very tempting ,bacon cooked nicely unfortunately...More

2  Thank sharon a
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Sat outside for a nice lunch - fish finger sandwich and cheese and roasted red onion with salad and crisps! Nice friendly service and food tasty and fresh. Average price - portions huge - "doorstep" slices of bread! Comprehensive menu plus cakes etc

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I visited The Kitchen today and went onto Trip Advisor to write a review. I started to wonder if I'd picked the wrong place! - such negative reviews left me confused. My experience today was excellent. Good food; fab coffee and attentive friendly young people...More

Thank Nicola H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have only had coffee and cake previously and always been happy. Today we gave lunch a try and it was well worth it. Our order was taken and the food served in good time and the food was very good. I even managed to...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This place we used to visit each time we went into Derby - the interior was interesting and the food and cakes were worth visiting for. Over the last few visits the place seems to have had new owners and the food, service and general...More

1  Thank sbswad
thekitchenderby, Owner at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear "Sbswad", we appreciate you clearly are a big fan of the business you mentioned which means that you are not from Derby, therefore anyone reading your comments can see where it is going. We regret you reviewed us with a 1* simply because the...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

We have been visited a few times recently for either late breakfast or an early lunch. Really well decorated cafe, clean and plenty of space. Great simple food and fair prices. Lovely coffee. But whilst the service starts off okay - speedy placing of the...More

Thank djthomas
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Took 15 minutes for an Americano, tea and scone with jam. Scone arrived without butter. Not busy but very slow. Waitress couldn't tell us what cakes were available. We had to get up from our table outside to look. Very poor.

2  Thank Howard F
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Decided to try The Kitchen for breakfast. This restaurant is very cramped inside so it was very disappointing when we were not allowed to sit at a table of our choice. We actually noticed other customers walk out as they were told to sit at...More

2  Thank Meys
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I've been here a few times before, always on my own and always had a lovely seat with attentive and quick service. The food is lovely and they cater to requests very well :)

1  Thank Josephine721
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in on Sunday over the bank holiday for some lunch. it wasn't overly busy so getting a table wasn't difficult, and there were three people working so service started off good. The coffees and food were tasty and arrived quickly, however once we had...More

1  Thank Jessica K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Sadler Gate, Derby DE1 3NQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 608619
Friendly family run Cafe, Bistro, Pizzeria. We serve cold and hot drinks, freshly prepared food on site, home made cakes, stone baked pizzas in a wood fired pizza oven. Open 7 days a week.
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