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The Six Bells

€€ - €€€, British,
16-18 St. Michaels Street | AL3 4SH, St Albans AL3 4SH, England
+44 1727 856945
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“chicken kiev” (3 reviews)
“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
“burger” (14 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
16-18 St. Michaels Street | AL3 4SH, St Albans AL3 4SH, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As always the service was good but the fish & Chips poor - raw Chips and overcooked fish. Batter just disintegrated. Stir fry chilli chicken-noodles sloppy & poor.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With a short visit to St Albans we chose this place for lunch. And we didn't regret it. I love local pubs like this. With even a nice fireplace we had a great time here with some food and beer. I personally had the beer...More

Thank FORZA7777
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Four of us had a great evening in the Six Bells. I had been using the place regularly until a year ago, when I stopped after 2 disappointing meals, so I wasn't that keen on going. Glad to find that it is back on form!...More

Thank TravellinTomS
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Nice old pub in a pretty part of St Albans. Had lunch there and it couldn't be faulted. My companion had liver and bacon - rather oddly served in a bowl, but it's the food that matters! I had chicken and mushroom pie - lots...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We came for a family visit for the second time and the service before and during was just outstanding by the staff, the staff could not have done more for us to make our meal out comfortable and cosy. We were able to sit apart...More

Thank annieyeojo
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Went there a few weeks ago for lunch. It was freezing cold ouside but nice and cosy inside, the fire place is a nice touch. Loved all the well behaved doggies that are allowed in. Food was tasty and staff friendly. Nice deco. Next time...More

Thank Jotschumi
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped her for lunch on our way back To London from Milton Keynes. A great little find. Cosy fire place, my favourite Rhubarb gin And great value lunches.

Thank PaulMarc
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I have visited the six bells many times but on the last few occasions feel that the food has really gone downhill. On Mother's Day the roast lunch was the best I have ever had in a pub but the last two visits paper thin...More

2  Thank caz060163
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We hadn''t booked and got together with family for a last minute Christmas meal. We had our dog with us, a young baby and a gentleman with a learning disability. We were made extremely welcome and the staff accommodated us in their restaurant. The service...More

Thank janine2018
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere in main bar incredibly comfortable. Service always friendly. Food and drinks very satisfying. Thoroughly recommended!

Thank culinaryadventurer1
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Alan P
2 May 2016|
Response from Alan O | Property representative |
We welcome well behaved dogs in our main bar and extension areas as well as in our newly refurbished garden. Maybe you could get them a treat off of our new 'a la bark' dog treat menu! We look forward to seeing you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 St. Michaels Street | AL3 4SH, St Albans AL3 4SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 856945
Great pub in the centre of St. Michaels village offering everything one would want from a "local". Can't believe it's not one unless the owners have requested so.
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