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The Fishery Elstree

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood, British
Watford Road, Elstree WD6 3BE, England
+44 20 8953 2604
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (67 reviews)
“whitebait” (7 reviews)
“sea bass” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Watford Road, Elstree WD6 3BE, England
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31 - 40 of 440 reviews

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped there to just to have a mid afternoon snack. We had both sweet potatoe fries and regular fries. Also had roasted peppers(slightly hot). Was very good and a nice day to sit outside and enjoy the lake and the weather.

Thank Kenneth H
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Kenneth Thanks for visiting and for taking the time to share your kind words. I'm glad you enjoyed your snacks and I hope we will see you again soon, perhaps for a main meal next time. Thanks Dan

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Great menu, superb location, fantastic staff and good value....lovely meal overlooking the lake....been a few times at different times and never disappoints......would recommend for couples, families and groups 👍👍More

Thank Heidi B
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Heidi Thank you for your review. I am glad to read such kind words about the Fishery's food and staff and thank you for recommending us. It's always nice to hear these things from repeat customers who keep coming back. I hope we will...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Went here with the wife on her bday for lunch. Very welcoming staff, they even gave us a table near the window overlooking the lake. Food was decent, would love to come back when the weather warms up and can go for a nice stroll...More

Thank Kiran P
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Kiran Thank you for your kind words. I am glad you enjoyed the food and were well looked after on your visit. I look forward to seeing you again soon Thanks Dan

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We live locally and have been to the fishery before for Sunday roasts and the occasional weekday meal. We haven’t come back in around a year so wanted to give it a go for date night. Despite being pretty empty in the dining area we...More

1  Thank MrsMcDill
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Thanks for visiting and for taking the time to share some feedback. I'm really sorry to hear about your disappointing experience. We work hard to make sure the standards of our food and service are high (even when it is nearly home time!) and...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

We visited on a very warm Friday evening in April. It was only around 6pm and we had our young son with us. Upon walking in we were greeted by two members of staff who appeared to be awaiting our arrival; very attentive. It was...More

Thank Roger C
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Roger Thank you for sharing your kind words. I'm pleased that you and your son enjoyed your meals and were well looked after. I will pass on your kind words to the whole team. I look forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

We used to come here a lot until it changed to a fish restaurant so this was our first time back for some time. It was a Sunday so mainly just a roast menu, however even if you chose the fish option it came with...More

Thank Emma H
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Emma Thank you for leaving a review. I'm sorry that you were unimpressed with the food on your recent visit. We pride ourselves on the quality of the food and it's a shame to see that it was not up to the standards we...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We hadn't been here for a while so went for lunch. Very welcoming staff and menu looked promising. Food was extremely average. Starters my husband had the chicken liver pate that came with toasted baguette, a boiled egg, gherkin and salad. He thought pate was...More

Thank gerifc
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback. I'm sorry that you left unimpressed with the food. We will use this feedback to help us review our menus when we next update them, so that hopefully on your next visit you see an...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Just come back, as we heard Alan is now back and got the place running as it was when me and my husband first met here in 2016 All has changed around already In LOVE with the place again Recommend 110% any day! Food is...More

Thank natalie m
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Natalie Thanks for visiting and for your kind words. I have passed them onto Alan. We are all glad he's back here as he does a fantastic job and hopefully things will just get better and better. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Alan the best barman / manager is back. After several months of terrible service he has returned to restore the ginstitutuon. The service is now again second to none wk4j all needs catered for. Myself my wife and my family Will now be regular customers...More

Thank Ricky W
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Ricky, Thank your for visiting and for leaving a review. I have passed your kind words onto Alan. We're glad to have him back, and glad to have you back too. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Dan

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We booked a table for 8:30 through the website but were phoned and asked to come earlier as the kitchen was closing at 8:45, which didn't feel very welcoming. When we arrived we were shocked to walk into an almost empty, silent restaurant (this was...More

Thank LanaW30
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Fishery Elstree, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Hi Thank you for your feedback. I'm sorry about the issues you encountered when you visited us this weekend, but your feedback will help us to improve the quality of service we offer going forward. We try to ensure that all of our guests receive...More

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Stephen S
14 September 2017|
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Response from TheFisheryElstree | Property representative |
As the owner operator of this business I can confirm dogs are allowed inside in the bar area as well as outside. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Watford Road, Elstree WD6 3BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Elstree
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8953 2604
  • E-mail
Description
The Fishery has been built on the ethos of providing the freshest, highest quality food every day. We believe freshly caught, picked & harvested is the way food should be enjoyed, with every mouthful bursting with hearty, wholesome flavour. The Fishery Chefs are passionate about delivering the very best produce, locally sourced and simply prepared. The Fishery's well-stocked bar offers a wide selection of spirits, including our "Gin-spiration" Menu of speciality gins, a wide and varied wine list and a wide selection of beer, lager and ale on tap and by the bottle.
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