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The Chestnut Tree

174 Portland Street, Derby DE23 8PJ, England
01332 775697
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Ranked #32 of 408 restaurants in Derby
Price range: $3 - $19
Cuisines: Asian, Barbecue, Indian
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: 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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English first
Derby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Went to the Chestnut Tree with our new team from Rolls-Royce last night. I was pleasantly surprised. Had a fantastic meal. Menu has a lot of different dishes and not many of the well known curries. Everyone seemed to enjoy their meals and commented on the good value. Give it a try. I'm sure we will return at a later... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Sixteen of us turned up at the Chestnut tree for a work night out (aka self-funded morale booster). Had a great time. We'd ordered the food before we arrived and the catering team were well organized and had everything in hand. The food was superb - everything from hot curries to burgers - plentiful portions and as advertised on the... More

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Kent
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109 reviews 109 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We took trip advisor advice and gave it a try... The previous comments told us about the location , decor etc and the excellent food. We had very good curries, cooked especially to our requirements as I have some food allergies in an open kitchen by an excellent chef. In addition, the meal was excellent value for money.

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Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Ordered a takeaway and they also delivered it to. Great food, same as home cooked punjabi food. A must for all curry lovers.

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derby
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

I have been to this establishment for around 2 years now and cannot praise it enough. One of the most authentic Indian restaurants to be found in Derby serving real homemade food. If you want good value food without the fussy surround and enjoy being welcomed by genuine friendly staff this is the place to go to. Don't be put... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

We went for tea rather than a night out. We were the only people eating in the restaurant side of the pub - it was about 6.30 on a Thursday. The decor is clean and modern but the place lacks something- a bit of Asian colour or table runners? The menu is great as there are only a few curry... More

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Derby, UK
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113 restaurant reviews
313 helpful votes 313 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

The Chestnut Tree is essentially an average estate pub serving above average Indian food. The pub part has pool table, big screen TV and a few noisy locals playing pool and watching football. At one end of the pub behind a sreened-off area is the restaurant part, although we were told we could eat anywhere in the pub. Menus are... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Fantastic, I come here every week with about 7 different people. Nothing can beat this place. Atmosphere is amazing! Also the food is served with amazing presentation and taste delicious. Everyone try the mix grill!!

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Found this place with mates in Derby tonight while driving through, what a find it was! Very good food with crisp beer and quality service, what more can you ask for?! Highly recommended!

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Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

When arriving from the outside you may have second thoughts, however enter for an exquisite gastronomic experience. The food is beyond excellent, staff friendly and helpful and all for a great value you come to expect from Baljhit and his family and team at this great place.

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