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Summary

Ex Simpsons chef Matt Cheal heads the stoves at this old house on a picturesque high street, which is owned by his parents Julie & Tony. The odd disappointment was recorded, but most reports here could not be more glowing for its ambitious cuisine (with the option of a nine-course tasting menu as well as the à la carte).

£75
 ££££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Matt Cheal, ex-head chef of Simpson’s in Edgbaston set up shop in this old house on the high street towards the end of 2015. Feedback so far is limited, but full of praise for its “interesting menu and well-presented cuisine”.

£72
  £££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Matt Cheal, formerly head chef of Simpson’s in Edgbaston, opened in October 2015 at this new venture. Early press and online reports are encouraging.

£71
  £££
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

12
64 High St, Henley in Arden, B95 5BX
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
TuesdayCLOSED
Wednesday12:30 pm-3 pm, 7 pm-9:30 pm
Thursday12:30 pm-3 pm, 7 pm-9:30 pm
Friday12:30 pm-3 pm, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm
Saturday12:30 pm-3 pm, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm
Sunday12 pm-3 pm

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