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Summary

£52
   ££
2
Average
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Long established in St Albans”, and part of a five-strong, sustainability-oriented chain, this glass-roofed outfit by the cathedral continues to please with its “jolly good” bistro cooking (the latter recommended for its “consistent quality” and equally “good value”).

Summary

£52
   ££
3
Good
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

With its “tasty food” and “unusual setting” in a glass-roofed modern building next to the eleventh-century cathedral, this well-priced local bistro with an emphasis on sustainable cuisine makes “a good base for lunch or dinner”. It is part of Andrei Lussmann’s five-strong Hertfordshire-based group.

Summary

£49
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A wonderfully welcoming and fantastic local bistro” – part of a small-but-expanding Hertfordshire chain (Berkhamsted is next) run by the seasoned Andrei Lussmann. “Food is ethically sourced and delicious” and comes at “surprisingly reasonable” prices too (not least the pre-theatre menu).

Summary

£48
   ££
3
Good
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

One of a small Hertfordshire chain, run by hospitality veteran Andrei Lussmann and whose backers include famous restaurant investor, Luke Johnson. The worst trip last year was from a disappointed London-based reviewer, but it attracts a good number of local reports, all praising “good quality food (with a focus on sustainability) served with precision and at a reasonable price”.

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Waxhouse Gate, High St, St Albans, AL3 4EW

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Lussmanns Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Lussmanns Restaurant in AL3, St Albans by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Lussmanns restaurant.
James C
This is the first time I’ve awarded 5,5,5...
Reviewed 7 months, 3 days ago

"This is the first time I’ve awarded 5,5,5 to a restaurant. Lussmanns in St Albans was exceptional in every respect. We were greeted in a beautiful, friendly, polite manner by a young woman who took us to our table. We were served by an equally friendly but professional young man. The dishes on offer always include some interesting and unusual items, beautifully presented and very tasty. The modern building is interesting and well decorated, and beautifully lit - each table is individually lit. "

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Janet P
Cosy, comfortable restaurant. Attentive st...
Reviewed 7 months, 22 days ago

"Cosy, comfortable restaurant. Attentive staff. Starter size of south coast mackerel was meagre & accompanying Asian slaw lacking in flavour. Main of halibut was excellent & cooked to perfection."

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Always £19.95 £23.95

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£8.00 £24.30 £0.00 £7.50
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £23.70
Filter Coffee £2.25
Extras  
Bread £0.00
Service 12.50%
Waxhouse Gate, High St, St Albans, AL3 4EW
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Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑9 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑9 pm
Thursday12 pm‑9 pm
Friday12 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑8:30 pm

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