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Brook street | The Old Chapel, Derby DE1 3PF, England
+44 1332 203345
12:00 - 23:00
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am a repeat visitor to Masa. Decided to try one of their themed evenings - Chocolate Taster Menu. The menu was absolutely beautiful - nothing disappointed. Complemented with an excellent service from the front of house staff this proved to be another successful and enjoyable visit to Masa. I look forward to trying some of the other themed events... More 

Thank Nottmdeb
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When here with my other half the food was tasty and very good. But whilst we were there the fire alarm went off and the staff didnt know what to do, badly organised. We were eventually ushed into their outside bit which was too close to the restaurant if there was a real fire. When we returned inside people were... More 

Thank teresa G
Burton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food here is amazing, the service is superb and the venue is beautiful what more could you want? In fact it is that good we booked our wedding renewal to be held here and we can't wait

Thank Chiefy009
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been in Derby for ever and never got round to trying this place, my loss. I visited in April with my Goddaughter to celebrate her 22nd birthday. We had a super evening, our waitress was friendly, relaxed and very knowledgeable about the food, which was excellent. My crab starter had a real punch to it, and then the flavour... More 

1 Thank LizFDerby
Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This was our first visit to Masa and definitely won't be the last, the food and service were both very impressive. There were a number of touches which really added to the experience...the amuse-bouche, homemade bread, the knowledge and enthusiasm of the staff, as well as a lovely setting!

1 Thank Aimee B
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was great, beautiful venue but the food was just OK. Was expecting something a little more special for spending £230 for lunch. It just lacked a certain special something. wouldn't go back again which is a shame.

Thank c w
Derby, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met up with some family in Derby and as it's always great to return to masa we decided to go and it's nice to see the standards are just as high as before! Hope to be back soon

2 Thank davech1905
Derby, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

FIne restaurant in an old converted chapel it's a bit of a trek up to the congregation galleries buy FIne view of pulpit possible to ear in body of chapel.excallent friendly staff and delightful management place to take failure to

2 Thank andrewsaywood
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful place. Staff were brilliant and our 7 course tasting menu was absolutely scuptious. Well worth the journey from scarborough. Booked again for xmas

2 Thank tealapepsi
belper derbyshire
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258 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place. Amazing food. Friendly staff. All in all a great place to go. Expensive but well worth the extra pounds!

2 Thank booleyboy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$35
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
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
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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Derby, United Kingdom
Derby, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?