The Theatre Café and Bar

A photo of the Derby Theatre Cafe. There are white chairs and tables accompanied by a front cafe counter.


Welcome to Derby Theatre's bar and café. 

We offer a wide range of snacks, hot and cold food/beverages and table service with a smile!

Our NEW MENU is now available and caters to all your dietary requirements. If you are concerned about an allergy, our ingredients or have any questions regarding food or drink, please don't hesitate to ask one of our friendly catering team - they'll be happy to help.

It's important to mention that during your visit, our team here at Derby Theatre are adhering to all government hospitality guidelines. 

There are several hand sanitisation stations around the theatre and we still continue to encourage people to wear face masks where possible.


Our brand new menu includes favourites such as our freshly made toasties, sandwiches and pannies, plus a range of homemade cakes, soups, jacket potatoes and salad.

(Our menu now offers a brand new range of delicious snacks, food and beverages for vegetarians, vegans and gluten-free). 


The Bar (Upper Foyer)

Our upstairs theatre bar will be open 60 minutes before the show - offering a range of beverages and snacks. 

We serve a selection of ales (Dancing Duck), hot drinks (Coffees/Teas),  spirits (Whisky, Gin and Vodka), and bottled beers/ciders (Budweiser, Peroni, Red Stripe, Bulmers and Rekorderlig), as well as a diverse range of wines (Stowells - Merlot, Shiraz, Pino Griot, Sauvignon Blanc, and Zinfandel) and soft drinks (Coke, Diet Coke, Fanta orange/lemon, Sprite, and Orange/Apple juice).

We also offer a selection of locally sourced ice-cream(Blue Bell) Available before, after or during the show.


Theatre Café

The Theatre Café will be open on Mondays - Saturdays, 10am-4pm.

Hot/cold beverages and homemade cakes and snacks will be available at the café on your arrival, which will be open 90 minutes prior to performance start times.

Theatre Bar

Our Theatre Bar will only be open on the days where there is a performance/event, from 60 minutes prior to the start time, until further notice.


There are currently no special event menus on at Derby Theatre, but please keep checking back, as this can change at any time.