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Brook Street | The Old Chapel, Derby DE1 3PF, England
+44 1332 203345
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“amuse bouche” (32 reviews)
“derbyshire beef” (10 reviews)
“scallops” (23 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brook Street | The Old Chapel, Derby DE1 3PF, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I love this restaurant. You are greeted be a friendly smile. You are then seated in a lounge area. Here you have your pre dinner drinks whilst you select from an array of amazing meals from the menu. Then when they are ready to commence...More

Thank JackieDazzler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have visited twice recently for Sunday lunch, and on both occasions the food has been outstanding and the service excellent. Some might find the portions a little small, but at £24 for three courses and with the amuse-bouche and lovely bread...More

1  Thank OtherM
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Visited today as a group of three for a Mother’s Day treat. Found the experience pleasant but not amazing. Have visited Masa a long time ago two or three times and have to say the place is still characterful but could do with some updating....More

Thank suzemj2015
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We just finished Mother’s Day lunch and unfortunately the whole experience was very disappointing. We arrived before 1pm which was the time of our reservation and were not seated until 1:30. The service was very slow and there was a significant wait between starters and...More

Thank sophlaw121
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

What an amazing building for a restaurant. Have to say the food was presented beautifully and tasted wonderful. On arrival we had drinks downstairs before going upstairs to our table. The service was excellent, however the time between starter and main was a little quick....More

1  Thank Andrea T
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Visited on a date night with my husband. Some variations to the menu from our last visit and I must say made the experience even more enjoyable. I went for my favourite of Derbyshire fillet of beef which if possible was even more incredible than...More

1  Thank MargaretBill1950
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Recently went, we were a table of 4, only 3 other couples dined that night, could have been the weather however last 3 times we have dined there unfortunately and different times of the year had been the same - which makes the ambiance somewhat...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

First visit to Masa, the conversion from an old church is amazing. The menu isn't big but the choice is good. Service was very good and the quality of the food and presentation is superb.If there is anything that I have to comment on is...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I like fine food and appreciate good fine dining restaurants, unfortunatley some say that they're fine dining but although close don't really deliver. Masa on the otherhand does deliver on all fronts. This is exactly what I expect a fine dining experience to be, from...More

Thank Karl O
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Have been to MASA a number of times over the years and it gets better and better. It is great value with an excellent varied menu with a good range of vegetarian options. Lovely calm ambiance with music not too loud. Friendly and helpful team....More

Thank Kevinorford
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17 January 2017|
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Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
Hi the many times I have been they have no live music
18 October 2015|
Response from Didar D | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay in answering, as I just saw this. We make everything in house including all our sauces, breads, chocolates, ice-creams, pasta etc. Majority of our dishes are gluten free anyway unless they are pastry... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brook Street | The Old Chapel, Derby DE1 3PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 203345
  • E-mail
Set in a beatifully converted Grade II listed chapel, Masa is one of the finest restaurants in the region. It is coveted by two AA rozettes. Bi-monthly changing menu is modern British. It is also a very popular venue for weddings and corporate functions. Masa is licensed for civil ceremonies and it is available for private hire.
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