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The Chestnut Tree

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
174 Portland Street, Derby DE23 8PJ, England
+44 1332 775697
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“spicy chips” (6 reviews)
“mix grill” (6 reviews)
“curries” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
174 Portland Street, Derby DE23 8PJ, England
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Went to the chestnut in derby on Saturday afternoon. Ordered a small mix grill, chicken curry, nans and masala chips. Everything was cooked perfectly and very tasty, the service was fast and friendly.

Thank balsingh41
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

On the outside the pub looks run down my friend said the food was lovely and she waosnt joking i had a lovely chicken curry and rice with naan breAd which was very nice the pub its self could do with a deep clean for...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Very friendly inner city pub , good beer and great Indian food, I recommend the mixed grill and spicy chips.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

this is the pub/ restaurant The food was good and delicious and tasty the mix grill was nice but not very warm could be little bit warmer,,, but lamb tava was beautiful over all was tasty food 🥘

Thank deeman80
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Rang and ordered some takeaway food today. The pub was very busy but despite this I collected our order which was great. Chilly chips are well gorgeous.

Thank Lambers2013
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I have written rave reviews about this place over the last few years but over the last year there has been a noticeable decline in standards and service. Portions have decreased, locals who have been going for years are now expected to pay in advance....More

Thank subpop1973
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Cannot rate this place enough, food was exquisite. Good value and fantastic service. The food was fresh, tasty and plentiful. Would highly recommend!!!!

Thank Lisa Y
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This traditional looking pub nestles in the Pear Tree area of Derby and hides an excellent menu of Indian food and gourmet burgers. I visited today with a friend and we were silenced by the food. My friend had lamb okra and cleaned his plate....More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely Awsome food , got to be one of the best , top notch service I can see us going again on a quieter night , Cheaper than a microwave one from asda to. Lol 👍👍👍

1  Thank Dave P
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Ordered starters curries rice nans deserts etc for 50 people for a house party, from start to finish everything was handled professionally. On the day prior to food arriving hot plates were set up and waiters on hand, The food (delivered by the owners) arrived...More

1  Thank rammee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$19
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 Portland Street, Derby DE23 8PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 775697
The Chestnut Tree Bar & Restaurant has recently had a MAJOR face lift, you will not believe the changes and improvements we have made. We offer a unique food experience with our open kitchen and our award winning chefs from Dubai & India. All meals prepared freshly in front of you with only the finest ingredients available.We offer a full Indian menu, Indo – Chinese and Barbeque menu (all cooked on char-grill)
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