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The Harrington Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
4 Grove Close | Thulston, Derby DE72 3EY, England
+44 1332 571798
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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11:59 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Grove Close | Thulston, Derby DE72 3EY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decent choice of beers, and a pleasant garden to sit in. pet friendly and close to Elvaston castle. Staff are friendly.

Thank andycampbell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended by friends. 8 of us visited for a meal in October 18. I booked well in advance because I was advised to. We sat in a cosy room on a long table. We didn't have to wait long to be served and...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice food but the pub interior is very shabby and uninviting. Could be a lovely pub if outdated plastic cladding and melamine was suitably replaced to reflect traditional, old country pub. People do not just go out to eat even if the food is good...More

Thank Fairplay2
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Love it here. Very nice food. Well presented . Lovely staff , friendly locals . Would definitely recommend. Proper pub but the food is restaurant quality

Thank Jennabotham
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Treated my brother and his wife to lunch. My first time at The Harrington Arms - it certainly won't be the last! Very quaint pub with several rooms to eat / drink in. Plenty to choose from on the menu for starters, main course and...More

Thank davescotter
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Had to be in Derby one Sunday recently and as we don't know Derby at all we obviously searched in TripAdvisor for somewhere to eat Sunday lunch. So pleased that we choose this place! Phoned at 10.30 in the morning and got the last table...More

2  Thank bwanamdevu
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Again we visited this pud for midday lunch and were very satisfied with what we had. At £9.95 for a quality freshly prepared two course meal,very good value. If you want another course it’s £2 extra. This special lunch menu has about six choices and...More

Thank eric t
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

There was too much of it, but it tasted so good we asked the staff to doggy bag it for us! No wonder this place is so popular

1  Thank Marie l
Reviewed September 3, 2018

This a great situated country pub near Elvaston castle. Service fast and efficient... Bar VERY busy so at peak be prepared to wait for service. Book ahead is a good plan. Sunday menu is various roasts and a fish dish and a veg option.... Roast...More

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

From the moment I rang to make the booking for 6 of us, during the meal we received great customer service. Nothing was to much trouble. The meal was superb - so much and so tasty. The puddings were excellent and generous portions. Cannot wait...More

2  Thank Denise B
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Questions & Answers
Diane H
October 16, 2018|
Response from realisticDerby | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dianne, We normally stop serving at 20.00hrs. We are actually closed for food until this coming Thursday as Sharron is on holiday. We do have two vegetarian options on the menu but we are not adept to offering... More
July 5, 2018|
Response from realisticDerby | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
July 5, 2018|
Response from kerriw197 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs allowed in the beer garden but not inside the pub
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:59 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:59 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:59 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:59 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:59 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:59 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Grove Close | Thulston, Derby DE72 3EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 571798
We are a traditional village public house and restaurant with bags of character. Offering a wide and varied range of real ales and freshly prepared home cooked food. Meals can even be purchased from our very own Village Shop!!
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