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Waterfall Review by John Sanderson

On my visits to the area I always call in the Waterfall for a relaxing drink. So handy for Derby... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2014
Sheffield, United Kingdom
not impressed

the bar area as sports on tv. we attended a party in the music lounge , very noisy ,drinks... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2014
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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...more
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Midland Railway Institute Building | Railway Terrace, Derby DE1 2RU, England
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Reviewed 14 February 2015

never again will i set foot in this place they destroyed my wedding, no beer upstairs yes it got sorted only after i had to go downstairs to find someone, the heating was barely on even though i told them there was a lot of...More

Date of experience: February 2015
13  Thank billy199
Reviewed 6 November 2014

On my visits to the area I always call in the Waterfall for a relaxing drink. So handy for Derby Station

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank JohnSanderson754
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Meal was terrible.The "Beef" wasn,t fit to serve an animal.Manager was rude and offfered no refund or replacement.Toilets are filthy and look like they haven,t been cleaned for weeks. Lager was £4.80 a pint!! Worst pub I have ever visited.More

Date of experience: July 2014
9  Thank bigr2420
Waterfall D, Owner at Waterfall, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2014

Thank you so much for feeling the need to join TripAdvisor just to abuse us. The toilets are cleaned daily, the steak pie is a favourite among guests. Our meals are freshly cooked and I'm afraid we don't tolerate abuse to our staff when a...More

Reviewed 27 April 2014

Attended a wedding reception at the waterfall last night.the room looked amazing the staff were great and the dj was fab.all had a good night,espeically the bride and groom!

Date of experience: April 2014
3  Thank blue_eyed_girlx
Reviewed 4 April 2014

By charging well over £4.00 a pint this pub is the dearest i have found outside of London. At these prices i shall not be returningMore

Date of experience: April 2014
8  Thank ian n
Waterfall D, Manager at Waterfall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2014

Thank you for your review. As stated in our email this week, we are a quality establishment and sell a variety of lagers which are priced very similarly to local hotels and the city centre. If you venture into the local town this will be...More

Reviewed 28 February 2014

We had our engagement party at The Waterfall on 4/1/14. Venetia and the team were fantastic, we had the Victoria Suite upstairs. Nothing was too much trouble, we had balloons and chair covers from them too. Our room was beautiful with red up lighters, the...More

Date of experience: January 2014
4  Thank Gemma_Doherty86
Reviewed 20 February 2014

the bar area as sports on tv. we attended a party in the music lounge , very noisy ,drinks expensive , but aren't they always seemed dark with disc lights flashing , OK for the younger ones I suppose ,wouldn't go there by choice.More

Date of experience: February 2014
2  Thank gilkin
Waterfall D, Manager at Waterfall, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2014

Thank you for your review. i'm very disappointed that you felt the need to leave a review that wasn't really relevant to our specific venue. Your review is more an expression of your personal likes/ dislikes in general: " Loud music"- we are a private...More

Reviewed 22 December 2013

A friend's birthday celebration was held in one of the function rooms at Waterfall. The room was lovely and staff friendly. Everyone had a great night.

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank whiteravenfiremd
Reviewed 22 December 2013

We visited the Waterfall for a friends birthday party and really enjoyed it, on arrival we were directed to the room by the doormen. The food served at the buffet was also very nice. If you are looking for a party venue it's a great...More

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank jonandmarkuk
Reviewed 17 December 2013

We had a childrens and parents christmas party in the Victoria Suite and I would highly recommend it to everyone.The room was nicely decorated,a great light display for the disco and a bouncy castle.We had control of the music system so we could choose the...More

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank MarieB6177
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