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Harpurs of Melbourne

2 Derby Road, Melbourne DE73 8FE, England
+44 1332 862134
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish and chips” (18 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
“pie” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Derby Road, Melbourne DE73 8FE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as a family to Harpurs for a Mother’s Day meal. The service has been getting worse of late & unfortunately today was no different... waits for orders, cutlery & drinks whilst the young staff chat. We went on a Saturday evening & experienced...More

Thank LePwan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the start to finish I must say not only was the 5 course meal brilliant but the staff were brilliant , would totally recommend going , for breakfast or any meal , a1 service and food 👍

Thank Darren S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely place! Staff, food, ambience everything excellent. Slow paced breakfast was timed well to enable us to enjoy all the delicious 5 courses. Reasonable price compared with most places. we couldn’t have had better food and service. Thank you.

Thank Debnandyhols
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don’t usually make comments on the places I visit but feel compelled to share with people the lovely experience we had at Harpur’s on Friday March 9th. Four of us booked a table for the first time and were pleasantly surprised. As we walked...More

Thank lyndap155
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time visiting Harpurs, we were shown upstairs to the restaurant which had a nice feel about it all the tables had candles on and the tables were set out nice and simple. We decided to go straight for the main menu...More

Thank Amandamoo14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came in saturday night for a meal with friends, and I cannot praise Harpurs enough - the food was incredible, I had steak, my wife had duck, a few of the others had different dishes, and it was safe to say there was nothing left....More

Thank georgeag2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve visited here for drinks, lunch and dinner, in groups and as a couple; great beer, food and surroundings. Today we decided to try the valentine’s champagne breakfast, which exceeded our expectations in terms of quality and value for money. We grazed over our four...More

Thank lucky_bon_viveur
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

having not visited Harpurs for a while we were pleasantly surprised by the menu which has always been good but currently is excellent with old time favourites as well as new ideas some of which we sampled and they were excellent including the beef Longley...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Good was very tasty although portions small but pricey. Had a side of green veg (£4) which was frozen peas and broccoli! There was a delay of almost an hour from starters to main. When we asked about delay 'food was being assembled'. Unfortunately some...More

Thank andrewO4638ZK
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We went here after a trip out. We opted for the lunch menu. Two course for 16.95. I had the chicken dish with fondant potatoe and veg. Then dessert was a warm chocolate brownie with ice cream. My partner had the beef and stilton sandwich....More

Thank beach baby b
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18 March 2016|
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Response from Will_2186 | Reviewed this property |
Hi they could cater for 22 downstairs give them a call on 01332862134. They would be more than happy to help.
16 March 2016|
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Response from JohnDB111237 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Derby Road, Melbourne DE73 8FE, England (Formerly The Melbourne Hotel Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 862134
  • E-mail
Harpur's of Melbourne is situated in the heart of Melbourne in South Derbyshire close to East Midlands, Donington Park and the M1, M6, M42 network. The warm welcome from our staff will ensure your experience will be one to remember. If you are looking for accommodation our rooms are modern, warm with a decor that will make your stay feel like a special occasion. See rooms for further details.
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