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Summary

A 17th-century pub with beamed ceilings, wooden floors, log fire and garden, handily placed in the city-centre; fans “have never been disappointed” by the “very reasonably priced” food (especially lunch) although cynics feel that it’s “variable” at times.

£40
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Handily located between the cathedral and the river, this very traditional 17th-century inn offers fairly predictable, but enjoyable, pub grub, while the setting – with its wood-beamed ceiling, log fire and garden – is just the ticket.

£39
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Affordable at the start of the week, sophisticated towards the end, and rocking over the weekend”, a “fantastic, traditional” 16th-century inn, well-located between the cathedral and the river, that offers “especially good-value” lunchtime fare.

£38
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Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair
30
48 St Peters St, St Albans, AL1 3NF
Opening hours

Monday to Thursday 12pm–3pm, 6pm-9pm Friday 12pm–3pm, 6pm–9:30pm Saturday 12pm–5pm, 6pm–9:30pm Sunday 12pm–8pm

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