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The Hoops Inn Restaurant

) #2 of 4 Restaurants in Much Hadham €€ - €€€ , British,
Perry Green, Much Hadham SG10 6EF, England
+44 1279 843568
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Perry Green, Much Hadham SG10 6EF, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Charming Inn - service pleasant. The chips looked magnificent and lots of people eating them. Something for everybody I think. Portions huge and the outside garden looked charming. The combination of Henry Moore's superb exhibition and thisInn (his local) just a stone's throw away made...More

Thank 28hannah2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

After enjoying several hours at the Henry Moore Foundation, we crossed the lane to Hoops in the hope they might still be serving lunch - even at 14:45. Not a problem says the staff with a smile; and indeed there were other tables with customers...More

Thank MERG75
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a very decent gastro-pub next to the Henry Moore Foundation. Serves local draft beer ‘wines of the month’ and a good menu

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great staff, good local beer and a welcome Sunday roast on a wet Sunday afternoon. We had visited the Henry Moore attraction over the way and needed a good hearty meal, which arrived with a good selection of vegetables and the best roast potatoes I...More

Thank xto36
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We lunched here after visiting the Henry Moore Foundation and were pleased to find that they were still serving food at 2.30pm and there were tables free in the garden. The bar/dining room and garden were attractive and the waiting staff friendly and helpful. The...More

3  Thank carolanewstead
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for you review. I am sorry that on this occasion you were disappointed. While our main menu has a limited number of fish and vegetarian options, this is often supplemented with items from the Specials list which changed more frequently and reflects seasonal...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

We had lunch here whilst visiting the Henry Moore Foundation. It was a beautiful day so we sat outside in the garden. We were given the 'sunny days' menu. My only complaint is that it had a lot of hot dishes and not enough salads,...More

Thank JonVanner
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jon Thanks for visiting and for sharing your kind words. I will see that they are passed onto the whole team. I am glad you enjoyed the food and were well looked after. We will take your feedback about the sunny days menu into...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely evening meal on the terrace after visiting The Henry Moore Foundation opposite. No need to book for the terrace or garden but reccomend it for restaurant inside.There was a good menu with a lot of choice. We had three courses each...More

Thank cheryledmonds36
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your kind words. I am glad that you enjoyed all three courses of your meals and were well looked after throughout. I hope to see you again soon Kind regards Dan

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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Failed to serve 3 of 5 main courses ordered. Kitchen had "forgotten". Rectified but then chaos between 4 different staff over bills, total communication breakdown in the end. Nice owner helped at the end. Shame as it's an idyllic setting.More

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Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review. Sorry that your visit appears to have been somewhat shambollic. We are looking at ways we can improve the lines of communication to make sure this doesn't happen again. I'm pleased you were looked after and helped out in...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We at Sunday lunch at hoops inn after visiting the Henry Moore foundation. The mid sized portions of Sunday roasts were excellent, although the boiled veg could have been served on plate to save on waste as the side portion was quite large. The beer...More

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Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hi Thank you for your review. I'm glad you were well looked after and found the food, drink and portion sizes to your liking. I hope you had a nice day at the excellent Henry Moore Foundation. Thank you for your feedback about the vegetable...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017

A lovely location and ambience.Our meals were very good although both bread and potatoes weren't needed with the bourguignon. The fresh vegetables were beautifully cooked, although there is an extra charge for them. My Mexican dish had just the right amount of spice and the...More

Thank 69Heather
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hi Heather, Thanks for taking the time to share your kind words. I'm glad the food impressed - few people can resist that Eton Mess. I'm glad you recieved a warm welcome and friendly chat from the team. I hope we will see you again...More

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John M
13 April 2015|
Response from Gemini77 |
If you go to the website (hoops-in) you can select menu - then click on the triangle and several menus will appear.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Perry Green, Much Hadham SG10 6EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Much Hadham
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 843568
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The Hoops Inn is a classic British pub and dining room with a contemporary twist. It is a beautiful dining space with a roaring fire and stunningoutdoor areas and is a great placeto enjoy fine ales and the exceptional wine list.The food is seasonal and locally sourced, wherever possible, withherbs fresh from the garden. There are daily specials alongsideclassic gastro pub fare - all superbly executed within a warmand relaxing atmosphere.Set within the beautifulsurroundings of the Henry MooreFoundation Estate in the village of Perry Green, near Much Hadham, The Hoops Inn is now under new management as of November 2012. The Hoops Inn has an interesting history and is believed to havebeen built about 1834, a date found on several interior beams. Throughout the 19th Century, it was described simply as a "beerhouse" and more recently was well known as the local of thegreat sculptor himself.The Hoops Inn is also available to hire for events and parties.All visitors to The Henry Moore Foundation benefit from a rangeof special offers when dining at The Hoops. Collect a voucherwhen buying tickets at the Visitor Centre during the open season.
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