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The Gate

Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood WD3 5SQ, England
+44 1923 282053
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible14%
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Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood WD3 5SQ, England
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1 - 10 of 507 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ideally situated for local and remote friends and relatives to meet, with J18 of M25 being nearby we chose The Gate as the most convenient venue. But additionally because of the wide choice of lunch available on their menu and also ample parking. They can...More

Thank dshrr
Reviewed 2 days ago

The place was full and the young staff were friendly and seemed willing but so many niggles. We ordered artisan bread which was supposed to have dipping oil and balsamic vinegar but was served with melted butter. When we queried this we were given some...More

1  Thank Caroletdf
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came today for lunch! Not a place I would return We were kept waiting a hour for our food I had steak sandwich and chips, the chips were cold and the steak was over cooked. The baguette was over cooked too

1  Thank Matthew T
Reviewed 6 days ago

This meal was memorable for all the wrong reasons. Although we have eaten here regularly for years something has gone disastrously astray. The wait for almost an hour before we got the menu was irritating but then one of the starters didn't come and when...More

1  Thank Phillipa S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well you expect it to be busy on Father's Day for lunch - but you expect the restaurant to realise I took my father and son for lunch yesterday and it was a shambles Starter took about an hour and was nice enough but a...More

1  Thank NRI54
Reviewed 1 week ago

I looked forward to lunch with my father and Grandfather on Fathers Day...as similar to the other reviews I have seen, I too used to love this place having visited many times over the past 10 years.. In short - The service has sunk so...More

1  Thank James I
Reviewed 1 week ago

What on earth is going on at this place?! Here is a very nice pub with a lovely outdoor seating area but the lack of customers on a beautiful sunny Father's Day spoke volumes. I chose to ignore the recent poor reviews for The Gate...More

1  Thank Laurence M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to visit for a Father's Day lunch, opting to sit outside as the weather was hot & sunny. There were 4 of us, including our 2 small children (5 & 3). Tables outside cannot be reserved, so we arrived very early, at 11:40....More

1  Thank DJsMummy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Allow plenty of time if you go to The Gate, it's just taken 3 hours for a meal and it wasn't very busy.... to be fair, the food was okay but service was poor. Been a few times and it's been getting worse, won't be...More

1  Thank evagan10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bad service , breakfast given to another table ...then when we got it it wasn't right ....long wait ...spilt Father's Day ...do not recommend .

1  Thank Manda C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood WD3 5SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Chorleywood
  • Phone Number: +44 1923 282053
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A modern contemporary country pub with a rustic feel,serving good quality fresh food and a fantastic range of beers,wines and spirits. Cozy up next to the fireplaces in winter and enjoy our lovely garden in the summer months.
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