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The Escape Room Guys

Closed Now: 19:00 - 22:00
Open today: 19:00 - 22:00
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Amazing second visit

This is the second time I have been to do an escape room with the Escape Room Guys. Two... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Balsall Common, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amazing experience

First time doing an escape room (contagion) and I will definitely be back to try A Rough Trade... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pritpal A
via mobile
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The Escape Room Guys are excited to bring a new form of entertainment to Derby's Cathedral Quarter. Escape Rooms are interactive, real-life logic puzzles, that last up to 60 minutes. A Rough Trade - Can you break into the CEO's office and recover...more
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1-5 Iron Gate | Cathedral Quater, Derby DE1 3FJ, England
+44 1332 987664
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely staff, great atmosphere, the room was a good room to try for the first time. There were multiple rooms that made it realistic and achievable puzzles! Had a great time

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anisha K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I have been to do an escape room with the Escape Room Guys. Two fantastically designed escape rooms with twists and turns throughout. An overall brilliant experience with Jon and Adam (the creators) who are top quality hosts! 100% recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mattwE7039MZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time doing an escape room (contagion) and I will definitely be back to try A Rough Trade! Went in a group of 6 and had a great time. Challenging yet fair, worth every penny! Staff were friendly and helpful!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pritpal A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted a family activity for adults and this fits the Bill. Unsure what to expect as never done one before but found it very enjoyable at a reasonable price. Did the rough trade easier one. Friendly welcome and explanation and this was a very fast...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Birthday night out with friends...and early “retirement” so a double escape was had, one from the room and one from work...:) Arrived on time and did the Rough Trade escape. Good instructions and layout of the rooms with enough hints to get us through it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank AndyBee1411
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

We played their first room in summer 2017 which was brilliant and finally found time to return and try their second room with a group of friends in Nov 2018. The room is very well laid out and was a really enjoyable challenge. Definately looking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nishan C
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

My partner and I have played both Rough Trade and Contagion, and thoroughly enjoyed both of them. I would say of the two Rough Trade is probably slightly easier, so if it’s your first escape room I’d recommend that one. Staff were really friendly, and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leanne C
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Jon and the team were fantastic - I booked both the rooms for a work get together, noting that only 1 out of 11 of us had actually stepped foot in an escape room before, we all had an amazing experience. Due to staff availability,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Connor P
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Brilliant,Brilliant,Brilliant..... 4 ladies went and we had a fantastic time, staff really welcoming and friendly. Really gives the old brain something to think about.. You have got to go and experience it for yourselves . 👍

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jennieplant
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve done a few escape games now and this was definitely one of the better experiences. Friendly staff and the game (we did contagion) had a lot of different elements and was well designed. We broke the record for the fastest time (made our day!)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jennifer M
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