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Summary

£52
   ££
3
Good
4
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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.

This former ballroom gains most praise for its “great breakfast/brunch” that makes “a brilliant way to start the weekend, with lots of free top-up coffee and newspapers to read”. In addition to “the best brews, home bakes and bagels”, there’s also a full dinner menu featuring sustainable local produce.

Summary

£55
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

It “tries to be a trendy drinks and nibbles spot” and this converted ballroom seemingly succeeds; head upstairs for all-day dining (majoring in steaks, ribs and burgers) and to the downstairs café for “the best coffee (courtesy of the legendary Faema E71) top service and delicious bagels”.

Summary

£55
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“You climb steep stairs, and it’s a bit noisy, but it’s worth a visit” to this impressive space with open kitchen, which occupies a lofty former ballroom, and serves a “delicious” menu majoring in char-grilled steaks, ribs and burgers, but with lots of choice for non meat-eaters. (Reporters “love the coffee shop” downstairs, too; barista “Magda is a star” and the fancy Faema E71 makes “by far the best coffee around”).

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu
18
220

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£7.00 £16.50 £4.00 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £21.00
Filter Coffee £2.30
Extras  
Service 10.00%
20-21 Hermitage Road, Hitchin, SG5 1BT
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Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑7 pm

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