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Michael Frith at Bennetts Brasserie - CLOSED

8 Iron Gate, Derby DE1 3AL, England
+44 1332 344261
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
30 Dec 2016
“Excellent food, perfectly cooked and served”
26 Oct 2016
“Peaceful lunch time dining”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8 Iron Gate, Derby DE1 3AL, England
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

An interesting set lunch time menu offering excellent value for money. The duck was perfectly cooked, the cheeseboard generous, for example. All served with a thorough attention to detail. A party of 6 was unanimous in their praise. We were able to relax and enjoy...More

Thank bigbudgie2016
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Lunching at this brasserie was sheer delight from the setting itself, the attentive and helpful waiters and the delicious menu, beautifully presented. For under £20, including a glass of wine, you can relax and enjoy a first class experience. Diners should be aware that stairs...More

Thank Carole E
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Lovely food every time we go. Also had lovely special breakfasts. Staff are very nice and attentive, especially the chap that always seems to be ther on a Saturday. Good value for money.

Thank clemmie
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Michael Frith is no longer at Bennetts, TA have been informed numerous times but they seem unable to action.

2  Thank johnhp702
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We visited in December last year as a Christmas girls get together. The meal was lovely however the service was very slow with long breaks between courses.

Thank Dayz_11
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Popped in here due to the fact they were still serving breakfast at 13.30 and i was on my own and wanted somewhere where i wasn't going to feel too self conscious. Easily one of the best breakfasts i've had in a long time...top quality...More

Thank simpsonscott99
Reviewed 11 July 2015

I was so pleased to find that this restaurant had changed hands as previously the service was awful and service is very important to me. I can forgive a lot if the service is good ! I have lunched here several times and never been...More

Thank louise d
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Visited today for a champagne breakfast. The food was excellent and the staff amazing. Having eaten there a number of times this was a time to say goodbye. The restaurant closes on Saturday. I understand that someone else will be opening there as Michael is...More

3  Thank Veronica F
Reviewed 7 July 2015

This brasserie is hidden at the back,upstairs of Bennett`s department store, but when you find it you will go back again and again. Mid size menu with all food cooked to order in full view of diners.I think it is only open during shop hours...More

Thank sappho39
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Champagne breakfast was outstanding - celebrated the start of our 20th wedding anniversary here in style. The food was excellent - fresh fruit salad, full English breakfast and the banana pancakes to finish. Highly recommended.

Thank Cappucinokid
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Iron Gate, Derby DE1 3AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 344261
  • E-mail
Is only open 9-2 at present, based in Department Store, serves brilliant breakfests and lunches
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