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The Exeter Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Exeter Place, Derby DE1 2EU, England
+44 1332 605323
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (15 reviews)
“pork pie” (21 reviews)
“fish and chips” (38 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Exeter Place, Derby DE1 2EU, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I live literally across the road so I go there very often.lovely cosy pub with a nice garden and sofa area at the rear, food to die for! Lots of history there and in winter real coal fires.highly recommended,very close to city centre ( postcode...More

Thank Ani H
Reviewed 2 days ago

The bar staff were friendly and helpful. They had a god selection of beers and let me try a couple to decide. And the hommity pie was a great vegetarian choice for a very hungry and weary traveler. The place was perfect with cozy tables...More

Thank staci s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter had heard a lot about this pub & really wanted to go. We ordered our drinks at the bar & took a seat to have a look at the menu, we decided on a sharing starter of olives, bread with olive oil &...More

Thank Beverley H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice lunch with a friend and good little touches, e.g. Name written on reserved table bottle. However, at the prices would expect table service. Also, my friend ordered sweet potato fries with their meal at an extra cost as the menu did not state...More

1  Thank Carol G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really really poor service,poor quality food,ordered pork loins maybe I'm wrong but in my experience this is healthy& very low in fat, but according to the young waitress I'm mistaken,offered an alternative which came 20mns after my partner finished,is this not the whole point in...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

... if you like pub culture. Very friendly service and good food. You have a good choice of beer and ciders too. There you will find people from the area as well as traveler.

Thank fw63
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent pub. Great quality ales. Food I've seen brought out to tables looks very good but can't comment further.

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for a drink on a Saturday night and the food looked that good we stayed for dinner The food is querky but delicious and the range of beers went down a treat Recommend to all

Thank KCGT
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Visited for lunch with friends - nice cosy, friendly pub with a good selection of well kept beers. Excellent choice of meals on the menu, including several veggie and one vegan option - good sized portions, so make sure you're hungry! Service was good and...More

Thank sallybee2015
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Came here late Saturday night for beers. Great pub, excellent beers. Booked for a Sunday lunch at 1730. Food excellent. Nice relaxed atmosphere, not rowdy on Saturday, Sunday even more so. Food was Excellent! Starter with Black pudding and Pulled pork was out of this...More

Thank JulesandTracey
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Karen B
7 April 2018|
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Response from Chapo1973 | Reviewed this property |
No but can park on the street outside
1 February 2018|
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Response from kevinbower1959 | Reviewed this property |
I've never been there on a Saturday night. What I can say is that the pub's clientele consists mostly of middle-aged folks who all seem to be regulars and who go there because it's a nice, cosy pub serving good beers. I... More
15 October 2017|
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Response from Lisa C | Reviewed this property |
Hi we didn’t have to book. We went on a Sunday
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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
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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