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The Derby Arms

) #56 of 151 Restaurants in Epsom €€ - €€€ , British,
Epsom Downs, Epsom KT18 5LE, England
+44 1372 722330
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (10 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (25 reviews)
“gastro pub” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Epsom Downs, Epsom KT18 5LE, England
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1 - 10 of 667 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family took me here for a few beers,then we had food which was lovely pub food the staff were great.The view was also great right by the race course,definitely will be going back.

Thank helen m
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This isn't our first visit to The Derby Arms but we haven't been for a few years as we had a couple of mediocre meals there and decided to try other places. Well something has certainly changed! The food could not have been better both...More

Thank rgoold
DerbyArmsEpsom, Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello RGoold, Once again, thank you for taking the time to personally call, it was a very kind gesture and was a nice boost of motivation for the day. I have spoken to Jack to let him know that he did an excellent job taking...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Ideal location,pleasent views good food and drink selections,comfortable surroundings and polite staff. Excellent vegaterian options aswell.

Thank Bill M
DerbyArmsEpsom, Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Bill M Thanks for the review. I am very happy to hear that the team were as courteous and polite as they can be. As well, we are glad that the food, drink and surroundings hit the mark! See you soon we hope Adam

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely lunch in the sunshine. Staff were friendly, helpful and atmosphere was relaxed. We say outside but there is a lovely dining space indoors and another bar area. Plenty of options to sit Nd relax and perfect for groups or couples. The food was excellent,...More

Thank Tamara S
DerbyArmsEpsom, Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Tamara S We are every happy to hear that the overall experience was what you were looking for and more. That is our aim with every single guest that walks into our pub. As the weather does begin to become a bit chilly...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Popped in for a couple of pints on a Friday afternoon with an old friend. First time I'd been in since the recent refurbishment. Great looking space now and the outside seating area is also fab. It's in a great location of course. Made me...More

Thank 913JimD
DerbyArmsEpsom, Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey There 913JimD We are also very pleased with the new layout and décor of the pub. The outside has been a great hit all summer long too. When you do return, if it's midweek we have some deals going on with Set Menu Prices...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This is an excellent all round restaurant with a menu to suit all tastes. Conveniently situated opposite the world famous racecourse it's easy to find and excellent value for money

Thank kenneth T
DerbyArmsEpsom, Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Kenneth T We appreciate the positive review. Straight and to the point! Thank you for taking the time to come and see us. Until next time, Adam

Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited this pub which is in a beautiful location across the road from the race course, I'm told there are impressive views of the city, however we arrived on a cold and rainy day in early August, you couldn't see a thing. Inside the...More

Thank Caroline_andy1
DerbyArmsEpsom, Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Caroline_andy1 Just wanted to say thank you for the kind words. We do love it up on top of the downs and you are right, a beautiful day here is tough to beat. I am happy you enjoyed the Ale, and would love to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had planned a meal for 5 of us but after a big surprise from some friends there ended up being 10. The staff were amazing, they moved us to a larger table in a private room and kept our food hot until we were...More

Thank Katie R
DerbyArmsEpsom, Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Katie R, We are so pleased to hear that you had a great time with us! We do strive to ensure all guests are looked after to our highest standards and we are happy that you felt the same. I will be sure to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Pub itself is in a great location for Epsom race course, we made a booking online and were quickly shown to our seats. The food itself was ok, presentation was not great and the eggs with the gammon had brown edges as were cooked...More

Thank gary m
DerbyArmsEpsom, Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gary M I am very sorry to hear about that experience here. We do have set standards for labeling drinks with garnishes so that should have been done correctly. Secondly, no staff should be on their phones and I will be speaking to them...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a very nice afternoon the sun shone over the downs as we all sat outside during our time there! The staff were very helpful and alway clearing tables for others to sit! A very pleasant pub/ restaurant with facilities for dogs walkers All in...More

Thank Keith H
DerbyArmsEpsom, Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Keith H We agree that when the sun is shining it is a tough spot to beat! Thank you for the kind review and we hope to see you again, maybe a Sunday for some tasty roasts.. Cheers The Derby Arms Management

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Epsom Downs, Epsom KT18 5LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Epsom
  • Phone Number: +44 1372 722330
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