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The Cock Inn, Mugginton

€€ - €€€European, ,
Bullhurst Lane | Mugginton, Derby DE6 4PJ, England
+44 1773 550703
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Grill, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Bullhurst Lane | Mugginton, Derby DE6 4PJ, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Cock Inn, Mugginton
1. Fantastic birthday meal!
"The refurbishment is outstanding, and our food and drinks were lovely."
Gael B
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2. Absolutely fantastic place
"Wonderful ."
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3. Fabulous Food and Lovely Staff
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited at 4pm on a Sunday afternoon without a booking. It was very busy. We got a dog friendly table in the bar quite quickly. We both had prawn cocktail ,then I had roast beef and my husband had ribs with skinny fries and...More

Thank NewcastleLucky
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Stopped here with local friends, we had 3 days with them and the outcome of the visit was that they showed us great pubs/restaurants every lunch and dinner for 3 days! Total success and the Cock Inn was the first.! Awesome garden and restaurant. Baked...More

3  Thank KiwiKerry53
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

"The experience at The Cock Inn for my partner and I was 100%! The staff seemed so chilled during table and bar service, all politely mannered too. Being addressed as 'Madame' gave it that unique touch that you do not find often these days in...More

Thank StaceyW1422
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Second visit to the Cock Inn, after being given a voucher as a wedding gift. Service was slow on our first visit, but this was around Christmas, so we thought this was reasonable. We arrived to be told our table wasn’t ready and asked to...More

Thank KTJ106
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to The Cock for an early Sunday supper having had very good reviews from friends. It's a lovely looking venue and the staff were friendly, however there was a very noisy party in the upstairs mezzanine. The people up there were screaming with...More

Thank R B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The waitress failed to explain the correct accompaniments to the meal then argued that the creme fraiche was black bean sauce. In the end I left the main meal as there was no accompanying sauce. I ordered desert and the cheese board has not only...More

Thank MX5boy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We dropped in without a booking and were made very welcome. We chose to sit in the old bar of the building as we had sat there before. The service was fantastic the ladies chose from a huge gin menu and I chose a lovely...More

Thank Astonreds
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had been recommended to go for dinner here by family so we decided to try it last night. Although we hadn't booked, the staff quickly found us a table in the bar. The building has been renovated and extended to include a very large...More

Thank Bunny3219
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was the 3rd time we visited this with my family. Yet again faultless service and amazing food. I would definitely recommend to anyone who is passing. You may need to book because every time we have been it’s been busy. 5 star ⭐️ from...More

Thank SteveAtkinsDerby
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cock Inn lives up to all the hype and well deserves its great reputation. We popped in for a quick dinner on August Bank Holiday Monday and were not disappointed. The food was top notch, portions are perfect and the atmosphere is relaxed. Our...More

Thank thepickeroo
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Traveller S
16 May 2018|
Response from beach baby b | Reviewed this property |
yes in the bar area, plus there are dog biccies in a jar 👍 only place they cant go is the restaurant area. but bar area there are seats and tables to have a meal. nice area, try and book to be on the safe side. 👍🐕
sandra h
30 December 2017|
Response from Jayne T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I've only just seen this! I was just a visitor, I don't work there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bullhurst Lane | Mugginton, Derby DE6 4PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1773 550703
  • E-mail
Recently subject of a spectacular renovation and extension, stunning contemporary dining rooms blend seamlessly with old English charm maintained beneath the low slung and beamed ceilings in the original Farmer’s Bar. Our casual dining menus feature a wealth of dishes inspired by worldwide travels and always influenced by seasonality. The well-stocked bar boasts 17 draft beers and lagers, a spectacular range of Gins, and world class wines amongst a wider selection. Subject to our English weather the spectacular walled gardens feature a maze of gravel pathways and an abundance of flora providing opportunity for an exceptional al fresco dining experience.
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