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Our Opulence Restaurant is the only restaurant in Derby to be listed in the current Michelin Guide

If you are looking for a place to eat in Derby City, our Opulence Restaurant located within the Cathedral Quarter Hotel is the ideal choice.

Food really is our speciality and we offer a menu for every occasion. Dinner is available in the decadent surrounds of the Opulence Restaurant, the relaxed and informal downstairs Lounge or in the comfort of your own bedroom. We can cater for whatever you fancy from gourmet tasting meals in our exclusive Chef's Table to fine dining and a la carte menu in the Opulence Restaurant. Come and enjoy a memorable visit, whatever the occasion, or for general evening out with friends. Enjoy our food with a touch of elegance and contemporary luxury.

Opulence Restaurant was a finalist in the Derby Food and Drink Awards 2014 for the Restaurant of the Year category.

For private events we have four smaller rooms to choose from or for larger events, the stunning surrounds of Opulence Restaurant can be made available for private hire.

Opulence Restaurant is without a doubt one of the most impressive restaurants in Derby - with its grand sweeping staircase, original stained glass windows and Scaglioli banisters that leads you upstairs to Opulence Restaurant where you'll instantly understand why it has been given its name.

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Oak wall panelling, decorative ceilings and cornice work are complimented by designer fabrics, flock wall paper and Italian glass chandeliers to create an elegantly styled restaurant.

Opulence Restaurant is proud to be the only restaurant in Derby to be listed in the current Michelin Guide.

Offering inspiring modern British food, each and every dish is beautifully presented and put together meticulously with freshness and seasonality in mind.


a royal visit

On 1st April 2010, the Opulence Restaurant in Derby was afforded the great honour of providing a 3 course lunch for HRH Her Majesty the Queen. The menu, which featured some of Derbyshire's finest local produce was an overwhelming success and the Queen personally thanked the team.

For further information from the Royal visit click here.

Post-CoVID information

Firstly, to all our wonderful guests we are delighted to welcome you back to the hotel!

The following measures have been adopted to ensure your safety are our priority:

Cashless payment facilities and contactless procedures have been adopted within the hotel for your safety.
Hygiene and cleaning procedures are throughout the hotel, touch points are regularly cleaned with sanitizers and recorded. We will provide good ventilation within internal areas and windows, subject to the weather, will be open to ensure good air flow.

We are committed to keep our guests and staff safe at all times in these very challenging times.

Thank you so much for your support and patience to help us do this.