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The Gate

Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood WD3 5SQ, England
+44 1923 282053
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good22%
  • Average18%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible15%
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“pate” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood WD3 5SQ, England
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1 - 10 of 643 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went here on a Saturday night for a meal for two. Surprisingly, although the website indicated very little availability, the restaurant was very quiet with lots of spare tables. The restaurant is pricey for drinks and average cost for food. The waitress didn’t write anything...More

Thank Maxycat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pub has recently had a makeover which is nice but the food has been poor for months now, the only reason we go is because it’s local to school and my daughter and I can grab a meal between clubs and after school activities....More

1  Thank Chrispy1829
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 of us went for a quick early 6pm, business dinner, sat outside. The tables were dirty, many guests, includIng us had to ask for them to be cleaned. No ordering table service outside, had to order at the bar, but thats fine. 2 of...More

Thank Ilconto
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry to hear you did not enjoy your recent experience with us at The Gate. Please get in touch with the pub directly enquiry@thegatepub.co.uk to give us the opportunity to put things right! Best wishes, The Gate Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited yesterday as was out for a day in the area with my partner. Was not busy when arrived and was able to park outside. Service was a bit slow but staff were friendly. We ordered off the lunch menu and they had amazing prices...More

Thank Hannah M
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hannah, i am glad to hear that you had a great time! We do hope you pop back again soon. Enjoy your day :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a Thursday evening and the food was absolutely lovely! Waiting staff were very attentive and couldn’t do more if they tried!! Lovely decor inside too!

Thank melanieharrop
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Melanieharrop, we strive for 100% satisfaction, and it is great to see you had such a positive experience at The Gate, Chorleywood. Thank you, and have a fantastic day!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After several below standard visits we thought we would give them another chance following what appeared to be an extensive refurb. A lovely paint job and new garden furniture but unfortunately the same old menus, slightly re jigged to appear new and the same old...More

Thank idcltd
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review! Sorry you did not enjoy your recent experience with us. If you would like to discuss the issues you encountered further please contact the pub directly to give us the opportunity to put things right!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice Thursday evening meal out. Plenty of parking, nice decor and garden. The menu is excellent, really hard to choose from, nice craft beer and wine selection. The food was served in good time, well presented and tasted superb. Felt slightly sorry for the the...More

Thank Malcolm C
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Malcolm C, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Gate, Chorleywood! We always strive to provide top quality service to every guest, and can assure you we have a whole bunch of new staff starting just in time for the summer! We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good place to have a pleasant meal en famille! We started off with squid, which was very tasty. I followed with pork belly, someone else had lobster and crab cakes; someone had gammon, which was a bit salty apparently. The service has...More

Thank wendymabi
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the lovely review wendymabi! Come back and see us again soon! Best wishes, The Gate Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited yesterday on bank holiday Sunday for the 1st time since the refurbishment, off to a good start as the place looks good and hardly any waiting time at the bar. Good selection of spirits too. However things took a turn for the worse when...More

Thank nwc71
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nwc71, we appreciate you taking the time to leave a review. We're sorry for the issues you encountered on your visit but pleased to read you did enjoy the food. We're glad to read the restaurant manager attempted to rectify the situation for you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I live not far from the Gate but this was my first visit. Surprised it had taken me years to try it out!! GOOD: a charming gastro pub, tastefully decorated - light and airy. Has lots of seating outside - inviting on a warm day!The...More

Thank Craig M
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us with such great feedback, we hope you'll be visiting us more regularly in the future Craig.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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