RestaurantsHertfordshireBusheyWD23

survey result

Summary

£59
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* 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
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* 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.

Summary

£56
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* 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.

Summary

£51
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

A “lovely restaurant” opposite the church that’s become a fixture of the High Street over twenty years for its “totally decent and reliable modern European cooking, fronted by the genial Italian owner” (Alfonso); “a good option in a seriously underserved area”.

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Restaurant details

Yes
Portions
Yes
40
No dress code
90
Yes

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch £14.95 £16.95

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£9.30 £23.70 £6.50
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £17.50
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Bread £1.20
Service 12.50%
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 pm

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