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The Chestnut Tree

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
174 Portland Street, Derby DE23 8PJ, England
+44 1332 775697
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“spicy chips” (6 reviews)
“curries” (10 reviews)
“nans” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
174 Portland Street, Derby DE23 8PJ, England
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely lovely bit of a wait but definitely worth it, my daughter & myself cldnt eat it all. But manager tubed the rest up for us, definitely go back again. Toilets were nice & clean

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Over the years I've been here a few times and my experiences have bounced between ok and poor. The location is great and there is lots of parking available and it's easy to get to. Great TV and pool table. Service was poor, the barman...More

Thank Quin79
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Just had a mixed grill lunch from here. Collected it and took it back to work and had to fight off the vultures. Everything about it was good. Taste, the cooking of it, Everything. Will have this once a week. Thank You.

1  Thank htvm
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We had a takeaway curry from the Chestnut Tree last Friday night, and weren't disappointed. The authentic Indian food was equal to the best I have ever tasted. We know a few Indian people who regularly have food here and so that is as good...More

Thank PaulineDerby
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

After visiting the bar numerous times over the last couple of months and enjoying the atmosphere, I decided to try the restaurant which is joined with the pub, me and some friends sat down and looked at the menu.. We decided to try the offer...More

Thank dubbz313
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Well i didn't think it could happen but visited the Chestnut for a third time and it was even better than my previous two visits, how does that work? I went with the lads on a Saturday night outing to the Chestnut, we ordered up...More

Thank jazzboy50
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I had been recommended to this spot by a few people but never got round to going. However, I visited the Chestnut last Saturday night with my wife and another couple and to be I was slightly apprehensive as it was a shot in the...More

Thank jazzboy50
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Went to the chestnut in derby on Saturday afternoon. Ordered a small mix grill, chicken curry, nans and masala chips. Everything was cooked perfectly and very tasty, the service was fast and friendly.

Thank balsingh41
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

On the outside the pub looks run down my friend said the food was lovely and she waosnt joking i had a lovely chicken curry and rice with naan breAd which was very nice the pub its self could do with a deep clean for...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Very friendly inner city pub , good beer and great Indian food, I recommend the mixed grill and spicy chips.

Thank Andrew M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 Portland Street, Derby DE23 8PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 775697
The Chestnut Tree Bar & Restaurant has recently had a MAJOR face lift, you will not believe the changes and improvements we have made. We offer a unique food experience with our open kitchen and our award winning chefs from Dubai & India. All meals prepared freshly in front of you with only the finest ingredients available.We offer a full Indian menu, Indo – Chinese and Barbeque menu (all cooked on char-grill)
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