Check out what people are saying about The Old Bell.

Scare Fest ’15

“Your Scare Tour Event was brilliant. Really made me jump!”


Thank you so much for organising the most perfect wedding, Louise. The day went without a hitch and you were just amazing it was so reassuring to have you with us every step of the way. Please thank your wonderful team who were brilliant and the chefs the food was divine.

Mr & Mrs Tristram

Stumbled across this pub for the first time last week and chose the steak and ale pie with horseradish mash and cabbage and wanted to let you know how delicious it was. It really was good and I will come back when I’m next in Derby.

Mora K

"It really is a beautiful place now..and has such a warm, welcoming atmosphere and presence. We love it."

Patricia Farrar

Great place, beautifully restored, can’t believe it’s in Derby, well done to all involved in its restoration!

Tina Mcguire

I absolutely love this place, the whole intrigue of the old and the fine decor of the new.

Judi Stafford

Amazing team... I was very impressed with the bar staff's knowledge of a suitable ales for me to try...I will be visiting the new bar...well done to you all...

Dom Knight

Here from America and went into your bar yesterday and had a great experience! Your bar staff especially one female in particular; great customer service! Now to try your food!

Rochelle Burnet