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Dovecote Restaurant

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Main Road, Morley, Derby DE7 6DG, England
+44 1332 780480
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Main Road, Morley, Derby DE7 6DG, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Absolutely fabulous. Great service, very good quality food. And a very reasonable price. Would go here every week if possible.

Thank kath_hardman
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had lunch at the Dovecote Restaurant to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We were welcomed on arrival and offered drinks from the bar and the chance to peruse the menu before our order was taken. We also chose wine from the wine...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for lunch to celebrate my father in law’s 80th birthday and had a superb meal. Service was attentive without being fussy and the food was as good as usual across all courses. The birthday card at the end of the meal was...More

1  Thank AlanandSally
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Thought we'd give this place another try after our disappointing reception 5 years ago when we went to look for our wedding venue and dissapoining to say nothing has changed. We're a same sex female couple, smartly dressed, not rowdy and polite but it became...More

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We have visited The Dovecote Restaurant at Morley Hayes for Champagne Breakfast several times and it is a truly wonderful treat. The staff are polite, attentive and offer a really professional and friendly service. The breakfast offers top quality local produce served with style and...More

1  Thank Daryl M
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Visited today for daughters 18th Birthday for champagne breakfast. We married here in 1997, and have ate many excellent meals at Morley Hayes over the years. Today was beyond excellent. Top quality food, top quality service, top quality staff. The competition to this outstanding establishment...More

1  Thank richard i
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Excellent service from friendly, efficient staff. Delicious food from an interesting menu giving choice to varied tastes and requirements. It was a very special way to start off birthday celebrations.

1  Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

I was part of a large party of ladies who were attending a friends birthday champagne breakfast. The service was extremely slow and even though several people in the party didn't have the champagne due to pregnancy or driving were still charged and expected to...More

Thank Mary N
Andrew04, Owner at Dovecote Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Mary, your review is very unfair and actually incorrect! Every guest at the celebration was poured a glass of champagne and fresh orange juice Free flow tea and coffee is available to all guests Your party ordered two extra jugs of orange juice which is...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018

We celebrated our Golden wedding with the Champagne breakfast. We were very impressed with the vast selection on the menu. The quality of the food was excellent. Staff were very attentive. We will certainly be back. Thank you Dovecote for a perfect start to our...More

1  Thank Jen4CLLL
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We were in a party of 20+ invited to celebrate a friend's birthday. The menu choice was varied and good, the food was really delicious and the service was excellent. The staff were professional and attentive (special mention has to be made of our waiter,...More

1  Thank Karen R
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Josie V
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Response from nickthejap | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's all on-line Morley Hayes . Com
6 July 2016|
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Response from George R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on this one but the drinks are not cheap. Bottles of wine starting at £23. Pints of beer at £5.
13 November 2015|
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Response from Andrew A | Property representative |
Yes we do. We offer lunches, champagne breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Morley, Derby DE7 6DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby  >  Morley
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 780480
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