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The Standing Order

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33 High Street, Stevenage SG1 3AU, England
+44 1438 316972
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have often eaten here over the years, good value and fast service being it's major selling points. However over the last few months it has taken a turn for the worse. Menu items are not served as supplied, service is slow and tables less clean. New staff almost every visit. My daughter and I went for lunch last Thursday... More 

Thank GingerGoddess
Northampton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect, service brilliant, food good, everything clean, loos refurbished and nice. I like it here . Coffee good. Atmosphere good. It is what it is and we like it.

Thank ann w
Level Contributor
76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

The Mrs has the pancakes with bacon and I usually have the standard breakfast with a couple of coffee's it weighs in at about £8. Clean and hot and fairly quick, nothing to complain about.

Thank karlosfandango65
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We were out as a group of "lads" that are not really "lads" and quite enjoy a spa day! Wetherspoons is always a good starting point, that said, this place you used to stick to the floor!! We were so impressed when we stepped inside, the refit is amazing, beer was good and such a selection of ales! If we'd... More 

Thank 99claydond
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

I suppose if you go into a Wetherspoon you know what you are going to get, but staff who notice who needs serving next (this was on quiet Monday night) when you order food it would be nice for it to be available (4 people ordered 4 different meals, and none of our 1st choices were available) If you order... More 

Thank Euan B
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Often eat at various wetherspoons during the day as travel a lot through work never had an inedible meal in fact quite the opposite v good value and food where ever I've been. Then there's always the exception and this wetherspoons is that exception, chicken so tough unable to cut through it , chips cold and soggy , a cheese... More 

Thank Byronfinney
Bridgend, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The usual wetherspoon fare was served in a timely manner, good value for money and reasonable portions.

Thank Geraint D
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

we went for a breakfast and the staff in the place were friendly and service was quick and the food was good I had a coffee and esspresso nice and clean also the breakfast was plentyfull and cooked well.

Thank John W
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Guessing that most people have been to a Wetherspoon establishment, you must already know that you'll get food, beer and wine at an extremely low price. Yes, cheap and very cheerful. But I personally feel you get more than what you pay for. A pint, stake, 2 eggs and chips for £8. Bargain. There's also a Wetherspoon pub in Stevenage... More 

Thank SteveBalstone
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I don't know what's wrong with this place, they can never get it right. I live locally so I come down from time to time, but I have had to send my food back on every occasion except one. Ok, I realise you get what you pay for, but more often than not, the food is either raw or burnt.... More 

Thank Tanya H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 High Street, Stevenage SG1 3AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Stevenage
  • Phone Number: +44 1438 316972

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?