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Brook Street | The Old Chapel, Derby DE1 3PF, England
+44 1332 203345
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brook Street | The Old Chapel, Derby DE1 3PF, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Located in an old chapel this restaurant has a quiet and old school atmosphere. Down stairs has a wine bar feel with an excellent wine list and staff that can discuss with confidence the wines. Once you have selected from the varied menu enjoy going...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 224alexs
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited Masa with friends, I was impressed with the building conversion, very nice. The staff were super, no complaints there. The food was a bit if a let down, very well presented but both courses were cold or tepid. I ordered a beef dish...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Platty15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had planned and paid for a babysitter, booked and paid for a taxi and arrived at Masa for our reservation to then be literally millimetres away from walking in on the bride and grooms speeches! Prior to making my booking I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cosmopolitan758138
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Private function, I had not been back to this restaurant for 15 years, I suspect it will be in ruins in 15 more years time. On arrival, its dim, dark, lots of light bulbs out, Ikea fittings covered in dust in roof. The paint has...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BenjaminMill
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We went with friends and enjoyed a drink in the lovely settee's near the bar prior to our meal. We had a table on the first level of the 'old chapel' for dinner and it was our waitress's first night but she was very pleasant...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JandG34
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Went here out of chance, looks a bit too posh for us but we took the chance. The venue itself looks beautiful, old fashioned with a modern touch, we were greeted well, waited downstairs had drinks then given menus. The choice on the menu is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Villains_13
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

I’d really been looking forward to visiting after reading such positive reviews but I was really disappointed. We were shown to our table where our drinks order was taken but without being offered the wine list. My partner asked for a white wine and we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sunshineandsh0wers
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal hear and it has been one of many! The location is strange in its situation but the building and atmosphere inside is great. Very good standard of food. Attentive staff.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank Pretty_boyz
Reviewed 15 October 2018

I recently ate here after not being able to for the last couple of months. The food was as delicious as always, despite having a new chef. The cod cheeks were lovely and my fillet of beef was cooked to perfection. The service was top...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DerbyBetty
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Firstly this has been a frequent place of ours over the years. We have had christenings, weddings and special family occasions over the years. Our wedding last year was organised by Vicky who has since left. What a change since she has. Vicky was very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank wren76
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jane m
2 June 2018|
Response from ChrisSummers | Reviewed this property |
16 January 2017|
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Response from ChrisSummers | Reviewed this property |
Hi the many times I have been they have no live music
18 October 2015|
Response from Didar D | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay in answering, as I just saw this. We make everything in house including all our sauces, breads, chocolates, ice-creams, pasta etc. Majority of our dishes are gluten free anyway unless they are pastry... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brook Street | The Old Chapel, Derby DE1 3PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 203345
  • E-mail
Set in a beatifully converted Grade II listed chapel, Masa is one of the finest restaurants in the region. It is coveted by two AA rozettes. Bi-monthly changing menu is modern British. It is also a very popular venue for weddings and corporate functions. Masa is licensed for civil ceremonies and it is available for private hire.
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