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The Exeter Arms

) #28 of 467 Restaurants in Derby €€ - €€€ , British,
Exeter Place, Derby DE1 2EU, England
+44 1332 605323
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Exeter Place, Derby DE1 2EU, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Building on the outside looks very traditional. .inside is bit different with s slight twist. Still cracking ale. Very popular across all age groups. Easy walk back to town centre.

Thank jmarkwagstaff
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Exeter Arms is a Gastro pub with good real ales. A traditional pub which also serves food. Near the centre of town but not in the hectic town centre.

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had high hopes for this place ,gets loads of great reviews but sadly I wasnt impressed with the quality of the food . We all opted for a Sunday roast and it was edible but nothing special . The pub itself is great and very...More

Thank Bitsymac
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a diamond in the rough, the surrounding area of this pub is run down and somewhat grotty, please do not let this put you off. Step inside and you're almost in another world, this is an old, well loved and beautiful building...More

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

3 of us went for a Sunday evening meal and we were not disappointed, friendly staff and lovely hearty food, the great British tapas was especially good

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and a colleague visited The Exeter just for a beer and a business catch up, we didn't eat but had a couple of beers which I must say were pretty reasonable and served by a very polite barmaid, (it was around 4.15pm) . We...More

Thank garygj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Want to say a Big Thankyou to Eve For making a event I organised so special she delivered excellent service. Food was Amazing everyone was happy. Would deffiently recommend.

Thank SophMannion
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice, very nice ! Great food, backed up by a great selection of beer. The place might be tucked away and not much to look at from outside, but once you get inside, it's a little gem. Open fires, lots of little rooms, a large...More

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub has everything people want these days, great staff , interesting beers and lovely food menu

1  Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Five minute's walk across the bridge from the Cathedral Quarter, the Exeter Arms has a time-warpy look, so when you first walk through the door it looks like a rustic village pub from the 1950's. After you spot the comprehensive range of beers & ciders...More

Thank Dobermann2014
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are children allowed?
23 April 2017|
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Response from Ramonero66 | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I do not know. And have not noticed to be able to tell you. But I am going there on 13th and will ask and write back
Hi there, Do you have parking onsite?
14 May 2016|
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Response from Bryn W | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Parking is by way of meters immediately outside but free after 6 pm. There is also free parking in the nearby area but you need to drive around a little to find some. I have never had a problem with parking in this part... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exeter Place, Derby DE1 2EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 605323
  • E-mail
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