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Address: Midland Railway Institute Building | Railway Terrace, Derby DE1 2RU, England
Phone Number: +44 1332 366517
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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We are Derby's ultimate party venue, hosting birthday parties, wedding...

We are Derby's ultimate party venue, hosting birthday parties, wedding receptions, christenings, children's bouncy discos every weekend.We have three function rooms all different in size and style, no party is too small and no idea is too crazy!. We will turn your dream into a reality with our bespoke party planners and in house wedding coordinator.We are directly opposite Derby railway station and are open all day for food and drink. Whether you fancy an italian coffee and a light meal while you're waiting for a train or you are staying in a local hotel on business and want to come over and try our famous derby homemade burgers then come in and see us!.Eat // Drink // Party // Waterfall

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WIll use again.

4th time I have hired this venue for a staff meeting, good price, helpful staff, fairly clean rooms, they can of tern give you a choice of spaces, Will use again.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 July 2016
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derby
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We hired the executive suite with absolutely no regrets!! Fantastic service- the staff were beyond 5*!! From every stage of booking to the night nothing seemed to phase them. We had the TVs on showing photos of our son growing up-.they did say to come in and try the memory stick before the day - which we did and it... More 

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Thank hellsbellsDerby
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

A family wedding This review is based just on the room,building and service. The room is on the top floor i have visited this room a number of times for different partys over a ten year period and the room Has not inproved in fact the room is getting worse. Its a great sized room and could be great but... More 

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Thank Theboow
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this place twice over the course of the weekend. Once on a Friday evening and again on a Sunday lunch time. On the Friday the place looked great from the outside, but inside the place was dead and because of the size of the room it made it seem worse. It's a shame to see it because the... More 

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Thank DavidAnthony89
Derby
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48 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

4th time I have hired this venue for a staff meeting, good price, helpful staff, fairly clean rooms, they can of tern give you a choice of spaces, Will use again.

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Thank Happy20102010
Derby, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Came to celebrate a birthday was disappointed with service. Staff took more than 10 minutes to make one cocktail. The buffet food was average nothing that kitchen team couldn't do different they are only going by spec but could be more food choices / hot food / quality and quantity. Cocktails were shocking service at the bar was slow music... More 

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Thank Becks44x
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Parking limited & disabled access not good for upstairs function room. Drinks are reasonably priced. Shame about all the stairs.

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Thank Becky W
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We hired one of there rooms for our wedding meal and reception. The food was low cost and great quality and the room to hire for the day was not too expensive staff were friendly and always on hand to help only downside was the dj they use for events was over an hour late

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Thank Anthony E
CHESTERFIELD
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431 reviews
135 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Nice place to get a pre-match drink. Doormen were friendly and polite, barstaff helpful and good at their jobs. Hot sandwiches at a very reasonable price, sky sports and a good choice of beers. And only a minute from the station. Happy to recommend The Waterfall to all

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Thank ARKAYESS
Derby, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Hired a function room at The Waterfall for our son's 21st.Great room but we had to ask for toilet rolls as not a single one provided.Private bar in function room but doesn't have same range as main bar and they wouldn't bring bottles from other bar into function bar.Food paid for was great value for money and lots went to... More 

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Thank Angiet66
Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Held My Daughters 5th Birthday Party at The Waterfall. It was a bouncy castle party. (Indoors in February). The Food was great, Staff were Attentive (Thanks to Tammy who looked after us) would recommend to anyone. Also Many Thanks to Venetia & Gemma for help with the Booking. Many Thanks Again Emmie Had a Brilliant Birthday Party.

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