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Splendid pub

One of several places visited on a rainy Saturday, good atmosphere with lots of character in the... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2019
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Friendly atmosphere

Great location. Called for a lunchtime drink while waiting for others doing their shopping. Nice... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2019
Tea Gardens, Australia
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Mar 18, 2019
“Splendid pub”
Jan 13, 2019
“Friendly atmosphere ”
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41 Iron Gate, Derby DE1 3GA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Popped in this Saturday night and ended up staying for hours, good crowd ,good music and allround good pub

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank adamskiigoodwin
Reviewed March 18, 2019

One of several places visited on a rainy Saturday, good atmosphere with lots of character in the building, good service of plenty of choices of alcohol, well worth a pint or two.

Date of experience: March 2019
3  Thank TeamWard
Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

The Jorrocks is one of the oldest pubs in Derby,I think it dates from 1746 and besides being one of the oldest it's also one of the most haunted. We were here on a Thursday afternoon, pub was busy with a great atmosphere, greeted with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed January 18, 2019

Fantastic night and asked after the family Good beer and friendly staff would recommend it to anybody

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank trevorbarratt
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Great location. Called for a lunchtime drink while waiting for others doing their shopping. Nice friendly atmosphere :-)

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sparrow456
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Bouncer on door,asked where we were from as apparently there is a football match on in Derby later and if not from Derby, you weren't allowed in. Im down from Glasgow for the weekend with friends from Leeds and Huddersfield and still weren't allowed in....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Isa_T_501
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Spent over a £100 between me and my partner who was there from early afternoon untill 2200, was there all day enjoying ourselves, then got told I had to leave cos I was too drunk by the doorman(Hello your pub sold us the drink), no...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Wayne K
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Great pub with character, good choice of alcohol and deceivingly roomy inside, good staff with quick service, well worth a pint.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TeamWard
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

From our brief visit it seemed a decent enough pub. Had a decent selection of beers and spirits. Toilets were clean enough, staff were quick to serve us and friendly. Would come back.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 426alistairw
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

We spotted the haunted pub write up outside and decided to visit. A bit disappointing as they only had one real on offer which was the pedigree. In saying that it was a good pint. This was a cold pub. Saw it on the Friday...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Budda_Vida
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