Fine Dining in Derby

If you’re seeking a unique fine dining experience in a relaxed environment, look no further than The Blacksmith’s Loft Restaurant in Derby. Located in the city’s vibrant Cathedral Quarter, we bring you the perfect blend of contemporary comfort, historic surroundings and mouth-watering cuisine.

Making history since medieval times

The Blacksmith’s Loft is nestled within Blacksmith’s Yard, off Sadler Gate, where some of the buildings date back to the 15th century. Our restaurant has been lovingly restored to the highest standards, so you can enjoy modern fine dining whilst immersing yourself in the rich atmosphere of bygone days. Find us.

The best of British and European cuisine

Our aim is simple: to be one of the leading European restaurants in Derby city centre. Great food, superb wines, outstanding service. And our expert team are truly dedicated to the cause, putting a new spin on classic dishes and mixing fun with nostalgia to create an exciting array of British and European inspired dishes.

A venue for all occasions

Our restaurant is the perfect place for eating out in Derby – whether you’re having a bite to eat after work, arranging a romantic rendezvous or celebrating with family and friends. As well as our Main Menu, we also offer special options for Early Diners and Ladies’ Nights. And if you’re planning a night out at the Playhouse or Derby Assembly Rooms, you’ll find our Pre-Theatre menu just the ticket.

Supporting local suppliers

Here at The Blacksmith’s Loft, we’re keen to support other independent Derby-based businesses, so we source all our fresh ingredients from local suppliers. Find out more.

We look forward to welcoming you to The Blacksmith’s Loft Restaurant.