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The Royal Telegraph

73 London Road, Derby DE1 2QS, England
+44 1332 360634
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub
73 London Road, Derby DE1 2QS, England
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Myself a friend and our two babies went into the pub for lunch. The refurbishment was lovely. I was a little put off when I asked for a high chair and was told they didn’t have any despite offering a young children’s food menu. We...More

Thank aoraw
Dale V, Manager at The Royal Telegraph, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

We are concerned that you did not have a good experience when visiting The Royal Telegraph the landlord would not have been working on the bar in the daytime and we only have extra staff working at weekends and evenings when far busier. We class...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017

We been to the Royal Telegraph in the past and were keen to see the refurbishment. It's now a very pleasant place with a fresh looking interior. Wine prices are very reasonable and the selection of food is good. I order the Chilli, my partner...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

hi we came here in July 14th 2017 and loved it. We originally just popped in and ended up staying most of the evening. reasonably priced and lovely atmosphere!

Thank 1971susan-m-17-03
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

This is the 3rd time I have been to Derby and sadly I don't think I visited the Royal Telegraph before. It is a lovely pub, the menu is great and it has a warm, friendly atmosphere. I may not have eaten this time but...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This pub as had a major refurbishment wich has been done to a good standered, there is a good atmosphere and the staff are very polite and efficient, with a good varied menu wich offers light bites for a very reasonable price wich is great...More

Thank Sarah b
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

What a delight. I came here with my husband and three children. I was met at the bar by a lady whom I presume is the pub landlady who assured me it was absolutely fine to bring my children in. Affordable pub grub. Pleasant staff...More

Thank Rizzle1981
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Called in for drinks before dinner. Large pub with pool tables, sport on TV, good selection of draught beers reasonably priced. Plenty of seating in variety of styles, booths tables, high stools etc. Didn't eat but checked menu out and it seemed cheap enough with...More

Thank 2010mustang
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Really good place to go to meet with friends. Food is really good and reasonably priced. Has been refurbished recently an d it looks better than ever! Would highly recommend to both friends and families alike.

Thank Damir S
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great Pub on the outskirts of derby city centre. Walking distance to the train station and bus station. Opposite the intu shopping centre. I brought my two children here for dinner one saturday afternoon after the pub had a refurbishment. The food is always good...More

Thank Hopka1989
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

A nice little pub on the outskirts of Derby City Centre, right near the train station. I popped in early evening, live sports was showing on the big screens, I had a lovely larger which was nice and crisp. Mixed crowd in there, I would...More

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Questions & Answers
4 March 2017|
Response from Daniel dot V | Property representative |
food is served till 9pm but food last orders are generally around about 8:45pm
18 November 2016|
Response from ellsnan | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a car park at the rear, payable but a portion is refundable on purchasing your food/drinks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 London Road, Derby DE1 2QS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 360634
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