Opulence restaurant in Derby for old style Christmas splendour

Housed within the Cathedral Quarter Hotel, on St Mary’s Gate in Derby, Opulence restaurant could not have been given a more fitting name. From the main entrance of the period building, up the regal and utterly majestic staircase, and into the main dining room itself, this is old school elegance at its finest. Dining at […]


Thyme Restaurant in Derby for a Magical Winter Wonderland

Within the International Hotel Derby on Buxton Road is the Thyme Restaurant. A peaceful setting in gentle tones of green it effortlessly blends modern design with classic dining whilst providing the ideal place to enjoy great British food in Derby. In the run up to the festive season, it’s all about Christmas parties, kicking back […]


Carletto in Derbyshire brings authentic Italian to Ashbourne

On Buxton Road in Ashbourne, close to the town centre, is a small independent Italian restaurant called, quite simply, Carletto. The owner of this contemporary Italian restaurant has form, having earned 2 AA rosettes at his previous venture. If you are looking for a delicious freshly prepared lunch or an accomplished Italian meal in the […]


Restaurant Zest in Derby for relaxed European dining

Derby city centre and the outlying areas support a thriving restaurant scene, with many restaurants choosing to source local seasonal products from the huge choice on their doorstep. Although there are many excellent places to eat in the small villages and towns that pepper the beautiful county of Derbyshire, the city centre cannot be overlooked […]


Opulence in Derby does excellent British food in regal surroundings

In the historic Cathedral Quarter of Derby, on St Mary’s Gate, you will find Opulence. Housed within the Cathedral Quarter Hotel that has taken over the old council chambers this classic British restaurant delivers on the promise of its name. Known as one of the best restaurants in Derby, Opulence is perfect for a memorable […]