RestaurantsHertfordshireBusheyWD23

survey result

Summary

£65
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3
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2
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A stalwart in a desert for decent cooking” that’s still recommended after 25 years “under Alfonso La Cava’s friendly eye” and where there’s some “delicious food” to be had (be it light lunches, à la carte dinners or a newer set menu); afternoon tea is served in the recent (by the venue’s standards) Betsy’s Tearoom, which launched in 2018.

Summary

£59
   ££
3
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2
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2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“This stalwart carries on doing good food well” after 25 years in Bushey village, and is “an oasis in the culinary wilderness of West Herts”. “Under the benevolent guidance of Alfonso La Cava”, it “offers the best dining experience in the area. Lunches and early-evening table d’hôte meals are particularly good value”. Afternoon tea is served in its Betsy’s Tearoom.

Summary

£59
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3
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3
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2
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“By far the best restaurant in the area” – the foodie wastelands of Watford – where “Alonso runs a welcoming outfit with good food at sensible prices”. (One former fan did report a bad trip this year – hopefully just a blip).

Summary

£56
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3
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

A “stalwart modern British venue in Bushey High Street, in the otherwise culinary wastelands of Watford”, whose “very good, straightforward” cuisine makes it something of a “local gem” – another plus being the warm welcome from “affable” proprietor Alonso.

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30 High St, Bushey, WD23 3HL

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St James Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of St James Restaurant in WD23, Bushey by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of St James restaurant.
James C
The early evening menu is particularly good...
Reviewed 2 months, 17 days ago

"The early evening menu is particularly good value in this modern British restaurant. The food is of good quality but the service is slightly uncomfortable. "

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch £19.50 £21.50
  Cost Availability Courses
Menu1 50.00 Always available 7

Traditional European menu

Pudding
£0.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £15.00
Filter Coffee £2.00
Extras  
Bread £0.00
Service 10.00%
30 High St, Bushey, WD23 3HL
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Friday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Sunday12 pm‑2:30 pm

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