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Number 23

23A George Street, St Albans AL3 4ES, England
+44 1727 568232
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“scotch egg” (41 reviews)
“tapas” (67 reviews)
“pulled pork” (27 reviews)
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British, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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23A George Street, St Albans AL3 4ES, England
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1 - 10 of 378 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So sorry this restaurant is closing soon. Everything just lovely, service spot on, great value. I chose this as a venue for works do and was a bit nervous when I learnt they are to close soon. If anything they’ve got better. Well done and...More

1  Thank simonthwaites
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Small, unusual restaurant tucked away off George Street. Food is reasonably priced but I thought that the bottled beer was expensive. Four savoury dishes were enough for the two of us. The risotto balls and the fish cake were excellent. The Louisiana pulled pork was...More

Thank RR379
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We had a really good meal here and the food is excellent. The only reason this didn't get 5* is because I think it is slightly over priced.The chorizo is excellent make sure you try it!

Thank AdrianAbram
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is a great tapas restaurant in a little courtyard in St Albans. All the dishes we shared were delicious. The service is very friendly and laid back. I am already looking forward to a return visit.

Thank DexUk
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This restaurant is tucked away at the back of a courtyard but is well worth finding because the food and service are excellent. I have problems with wheat and dairy and they were very helpful, patient and accommodating about the menu. We thoroughly enjoyed our...More

Thank Val G
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited for the Christmas dinner and everything was delicious. The service was great plus the atmosphere was very cosy and festive.

Thank Amies9
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Nice selection of small dishes, great tasting food and romantic atmosphere. We ordered 6 dishes between us which filled us up nicely and meant we could try a few different things. My husband had the snickers brownie and and said it was amazing. Would definitely...More

Thank kimmymerino
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Accidentally stumbled upon it. It's tucked away in a little alley. But wow! Tapas restaurant that is intimate and fabulous. The daughter and I chose 5 dishes: pulled pork, lamb meatballs, scotch eggs, soy salmon and triple cooked chips. All were fresh and home cooked....More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Went on Friday 17th whilst visiting our daughter who lives in St Albans and she picked well. Wonderful choice of food on the menu and we picked 6 different ones between 3 of us along with triple cut chips + sweet potato fries. That was...More

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Our son and partner had taken us to the fireworks display and had booked a table here. It's sort of off the main street but what a good choice. Every dish we had was delicious, we had lots and lots of different things as there...More

Thank Christine P
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26 February 2017|
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Response from glyn78 | Property representative |
Hi, we normally shut the kitchen between 9.30pm and 10pm but won't shut the restaurant until about 11.30pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23A George Street, St Albans AL3 4ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 568232
  • E-mail
Great food and a warm welcome, tucked away just around the corner. The perfect haven, take a break from town.
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