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Harpur's of Melbourne

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2 Derby Road, Melbourne DE73 8FE, England (Formerly The Melbourne Hotel)
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Ranked #3 of 3 Hotels in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

my husband and I stayed at harpurs 5/6/7 sept for the british superbike weekend. tom and all the staff were excellent, very welcoming and a pleasure to talk to. the breakfast and evening meals were excellent the best meals we have had for a long time. we are due back next year cant wait. thanks for a lovely weekend guys.... More

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manchester
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Harpurs on Thursday for speciality fish night, not really a fish fan just taking one for the team as my wife and daughter wanted to go. Well now bring on the next one, the food was fantastic, as was the cask ale selection. All the staff were fantastic, a credit to Harpurs. Cant wait to go again I... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Food was very lovely! Staff were very friendly and accommodating! Family meal for 9 people for a birthday. They were fab bringing cake out, cutting it up and wrapping leftovers also (most if the cake as all had puddings :) Really enjoyed the meal and experience and will return.

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Holbrook, Derby
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Had lunch with my sister and niece and we had a lovely lunch. Service was very good and the food was excellent. 2/3 were vegetarians and there was a lack of vegetarian dishes to choose from. That which we had was very good. I can highly recommend The Harpur's.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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40 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

After visiting the lovely village we had a great lunch. We started with baked Camembert then onto mains. The food was very well presented and service excellent. My (adult) daughter and sister are both vegetarians and we think the main courses needs variety here, there wasn't a lot to choose from. I had pie which was lovely. We would definitely... More

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Sligo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Melbourne is a pretty little market town very conveniently situated only a few minutes drive from East Midlands Airport. Harpur's is in the centre of the town and has free parking which is handy. It is a pub with accommodation overhead. Everything was clean and comfortable, a very comfy bed and lovely fresh bed linen. The staff were friendly and... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Excellent bar stroke restaurant in the heart of the village. No particular highs or lows other than to say that the food is consistently very good unlike other local establishments. It does what it does extremely well and has a good mix of local regulars and out of town visitors. Have just had a Sunday lunch with a group of... More

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Alanshep, Manager at Harpur's of Melbourne, responded to this review

Many thanks, come back and see us again soon. More

Derby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

There was eighteen of us came for a meal to celebrate our Dads eightieth birthday on Saturday 18th January 2014.Although we had a good night as a family get together and enjoyed the food i have to say it could have been hotter,and the rest of our group was disappointed in the soup coming out without the rolls and we... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Decided to take my husband for a champagne breakfast to celebrate his birthday. Have been to various restaurants in Derby in the past for champagne breakfasts and Harpurs is, without doubt, the best. From the imaginative and creative fruit starter to the locally sourced ingredients for the English breakfast this four course breakfast with champagne is exceptional. Thank you.

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Alanshep, Manager at Harpur's of Melbourne, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review, look forward to seeing you again soon. More

Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This review is a little late! I came with my family for Sunday lunch, 27th October (see what I mean) and we had a fantastic meal, couldn't fault it, we do come in regularly to eat and drink as live locally and love the place. The only thing I would say is, we were sat downstairs and our table was... More

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Alanshep, Manager at Harpur's of Melbourne, responded to this review

Thank you Ruth, yes agree sometimes we do get busy and the bar can overspill onto the downstairs area, please let us know next time and we can seat you upstairs in the restaurant - 01332 862134 More

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Address: 2 Derby Road, Melbourne DE73 8FE, England (Formerly The Melbourne Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Harpur's of Melbourne 3.5*
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