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Bay Tree Restaurant

4 Potter Street, Melbourne DE73 8HW, England
+44 1332 863358
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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British, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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4 Potter Street, Melbourne DE73 8HW, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My review. Lol. Rude service from the manager. Absolutely gobsmacked with the lack of service we had today. dark haired waitress was lovely however the manager was extremely rude and his inability to help us with a simple request with his rude tone and shrugging...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Maria F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Firstly I must say a huge well done to the Baytree for clearing up the mess left by the car that crashed into their frontage 3 weeks ago. We were expecting our reservation to be cancelled but no....up and running again within days and so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Pinklady9
Susie H, Owner at Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good Morning Pinklady9 Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your recent visit with us here at The Bay Tree. The huge clearing up was the help of many hands in the village and outside....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned to this gem on the night they opened after the most unfortunate incident of a car driving through their front window. Firstly my huge admiration and congratulations to Rex and Susie for managing to get their restaurant back so quickly including all the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank SerenidadDerbyshire
Susie H, Owner at Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good evening SerenidadDerbyshire, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are so happy to be open and thrilled that you enjoyed your recent visit with us here at The Bay Tree. We look forward to welcoming you in the New Year...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the most amazing Sunday lunch (Pork), every element of which was perfect and delicious. Service and ambience was brilliant. Can't fault it. This was the day before the car went through the window, which is a big shame. Hope they are able to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank chifchaf
Susie H, Owner at Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good evening chifchaf, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your recent visit with us here at The Bay Tree The car crash through our windows was a great shock. Everyone, our community, local businesses,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic gem off a restaurant. Excellent food with a great atmosphere. Loverly cocktails before dinner. A 10/10 experienceMore

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank dbots44
Susie H, Owner at Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good evening dbots44 Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your recent visit with us. The Bay Tree is now in it's 30th year and still enjoying every minute ! Our newly refurbished Cocktail/ Lounge Bar...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to the Bay Tree for breakfast and it was every bit as good as we remembered. The champagne breakfast is just exceptional! Tonnes of choice, I’m just gutted we don’t live locally or I’d be here all the time to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank foodfanaticalie
Susie H, Owner at Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning foodfanaticalle Thank you for taking the time to write this review, and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your recent visit with us ! It's another busy morning for Champagne Breakfast at The Bay Tree. We look forward to welcoming you again when...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Went with a few friends for Sunday lunch. Last time we went it was freezing in there, this time it was too hot - can’t win. Food was as good as ever however, we were booked for the 4.30 pm second sitting and didn’t get...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Skiers356
Susie H, Owner at Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Good afternoon skiers356 Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We did have very cold snowy weather last year and complaints about the indoor temperature, so we have drafted in extra heating throughout, so this does not become a problem. The second...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

I arranged a birthday surprise for my partner which would have not been a success without the help of Susie, Pascal and the team at the Baytree. The team really made everyone experience very enjoyable. The food was cooked beautifully, I could not say a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Amazing_Choices1
Susie H, Owner at Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Good evening Amazing Choices 1 Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review ! We are thrilled that your Birthday Surprise for your partner was a success. Assuring you our best attention at all times by The Bay Tree staff. We look...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

The wonderful baytree, the best Sunday lunch, the entire family love going to the baytree, excellent food and service, we have been going there for many years and the standards they set are exceptional, well done and many thanks for a lovely lunch served by...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 985vaughant
Susie H, Owner at Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Good afternoon Vaughan T Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are thrilled and overwhelmed by your very kind words. We are now in our 30th year and very happy to know that all the family enjoy there visits here at...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Another wonderful meal at The Bay Tree. This isn’t my first review of this lovely restaurant, and won’t be my last! Food, as always, was very tasty, hot and plentiful. A 4-course lunch for £25 each is exceptional value for money! Great service by welcoming...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CAF-NGP
Susie H, Owner at Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Good afternoon CAF-NGP Thank you for taking the time to write this review and the others written in the past. We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit with us here at our just refurbed The Bay Tree Restaurant. We look forward to welcoming...More

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nfraz
19 August 2018|
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Response from johnhp702 | Reviewed this property |
Hi nfraz If you check the website their is a booking request were you can ask them the question. Regards, john
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gaylegayle2013
8 February 2018|
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Response from Susie H | Property representative |
Good afternoon gaylegayl, There is on street parking on Potter Street. A free car park at the end of Potter Street A free car park just around the corner, travel through the High Street, it is sign posted with the blue sign... More
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KeithRLowe
21 September 2015|
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Response from Susie H | Property representative |
Good Morning Keith, Thank you for your enquiry. There are two train stations Derby Train Station, then 9 miles from the village of Melbourne. East Midlands Parkway, then approx. 4 miles from the village of Melbourne.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 34 - USD 47
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Potter Street, Melbourne DE73 8HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 863358
  • E-mail
Description
Situated in the heart of Melbourne Village, this elegant bar & restaurant offers some of the most exciting food and beverages in the area. Everything at The Bay Tree Restaurant exudes sophistication, from the marble topped bar and cool blue & grey dining room, to the expertly crafted menu and experienced staff - a winning combination. The Bay Tree Restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a casual drink or cocktails created to order in our bar. In the dining room we serve a delicious luncheon and dinner, we also offer a luxurious Champagne Breakfast, Melbourne's Original. The dishes are created using only the finest ingredients available locally and from around the world. The menus are changed to reflect the seasons and fresh market availability.
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