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The Old Bell Hotel Tudor Bar

51 Sadler Gate, Derby DE1 3NQ, England
+44 1332 723090
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Ghost Tour

Fantastic night - our tour guide Jack was very informative and conducted the tour really well, the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice choice of ales with snacks but no cocktails

Cocktails are really popular these days but they don't do any here. They do a nice tray of 3 1/3... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
laurie f
via mobile
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51 Sadler Gate, Derby DE1 3NQ, England
+44 1332 723090
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic night - our tour guide Jack was very informative and conducted the tour really well, the attic rooms which you get taken to are very interesting and creepy and the food afterward in the Tudor Bar is delicious, great value for money and a...More

Thank Dominique031
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Cocktails are really popular these days but they don't do any here. They do a nice tray of 3 1/3 pints of ale with snacks for £5. We had cheese and pickled onions. It was busy in there on a Saturday night and had a...More

Thank laurie f
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A friend recommended the Old Bell for Sunday lunch and we weren't disappointed. We came on 23/07/17 - the final day of the Weeping Window of poppies at the Silk Mill. So as expected Derby was busy and pubs on the doorstep of the Silk...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love The Old Bell but visited tonight to be told no brandy in the whole pub!!! Very disappointed as we came for my husband's birthday and that's what we both drink. Never before in our 40 years of drinking have we been told there...More

Thank Henrystravels
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Have had one great Sunday lunch at The Old Bell, this one was awful, service very poor, no horseradish, no serviettes, when the food came out, the mash potato was cold,the pork stuffing was also, roast potato's looked as they were the last scrapes of...More

Thank Pat269
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Attended a wedding reception in the function room, three course meal was okay, tasty and filling with service from the bar/serving staff which was good.

Thank johnhp702
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

An indifferent place really, a pint of quite ordinary keg beer £4.80 that's a joke !! Not worth a visit !!

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Great bar, particularly in winter. The beers always good, although it is expensive compared to other pubs in Derby.

Thank madivesFTW
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Visited whilst doing the Derby pub crawl although the place was packed with lots of people eating the staff were very efficient and quick serving us. Great selection of ales many from local breweries. Some of our group eat here although the food was good...More

Thank jive3238
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This beautifully restored 400 year old bar is so good for so many reasons and a regular haunt of ours. There is a huge open fire to warm the cosy, timbered room while you sit and sip one of the quality ales or choose from...More

1  Thank Kevin E
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