The Royal Crown Derby 1750 Tea Room

Tea Room open: Monday - Friday 10:30am – 4pm


In accordance with Government recommendations, the Royal Crown Derby 1750 Tea Room will be closed until further notice. Please refer to social media for further updates.

Open to all why not relax and unwind in our Tea Room offering light lunches, a selection of speciality tea, coffee and homemade cakes all served on beautiful Royal Crown Derby fine bone china. If it’s a special occasion, or just because you deserve it, why not treat yourself to a special afternoon tea.

Let us serve you with ‘Afternoon Tea Your Way’. For £15.00 per person you have the option to select from our daily menu choice, three sandwich fillings, two cakes, a fruit scone served with strawberry jam and clotted cream, and your choice of either a pot of freshly-brewed loose leaf tea or a cafeteria of coffee. Available from 12pm to 3pm, Monday to Friday.

A perfect setting for a special occasion, you can reserve part of the Tea Room for up to 50 guests to enjoy the buffet menu. The buffet menu starts at £9.50 per head with a premium buffet costing £11.50 per head.

Whilst you are here you can take a factory tour and meet the craftspeople creating Royal Crown Derby, see the historic collection of Royal Crown Derby in our museum and shop for gits and tableware in our onsite shop.

There is the additional benefit of free car and coach parking on site during your visit with disabled access in the retail shop, Tea Room, Exhibition and the ground floor of the museum. We also offer wheelchairs on site.

E-mail us at  or call us on 01332 712833 between 10am and 5pm to book. 

Tea Room open: Monday - Friday 10:30am – 4pm

Information relating to Coronavirus.

We are looking forward to welcoming you back to Derby. VisitDerby team are currently connecting with our industry partners to give you the very latest information on their plans for re-opening to help you plan your visit. Please keep visiting the website for updates #KnowBeforeYouGo.