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The Wellington

€€ - €€€, British,
1 High Street, Welwyn AL6 9LZ, England
+44 1438 714036
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (14 reviews)
“brownie” (11 reviews)
“duck” (9 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00 Hours
Bar, British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 High Street, Welwyn AL6 9LZ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After stumbling across this place and having a nice lunch previously, we returned with our family with high hopes that we could show off what a hidden gem we had found. What a disappointment this time round. We walked in looking for a table of...More

Thank danedmond1982
The Wellington a, General Manager at The Wellington, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good evening danedmond1982 and thank you for writing such an interesting review and version of accounts of your visit last Saturday. I can assure you that i am extremely disappointed in the experience you have taken away but would query for someone who has worked...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's been a couple of years since I've visited as I'm not local to Welwyn but I'm so glad my friends decided to take us here for Sunday lunch. From the starters to the desserts everything was excellent and the service was really good and...More

1  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am local to this restaurant and have used it before but on this occasion on 8th September I booked a surprise 60th birthday celebration meal for the wife and a few friends and family. I must say that the staff excelled themselves, excellently placed...More

1  Thank Phil D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upon phoning to book a table, the staff member who answered the phone was polite and confirm my request. Arriving we were met by two staff members who showed us to our table both were very friendly and polite , explaining tge contentsof the extra...More

1  Thank dwc3402
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been here a few times now and never been disappointed, today being no exception. Service was great and our waitress knew the menu inside out and was able to explain all the choices and specials on today. We ordered the pork belly and potato...More

1  Thank Dharmesh P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are regulars at the Wellington and really enjoy the diversity and creativity of the menu. The staff is very friendly, and there is a really nice atmosphere and decor. This is definitely the best pub in the area with regards to the quality of...More

1  Thank FamillyD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, a general description of the standing over the last years. We were invited by friends who live nearby and already had visited the restaurant four times. They told us that this place used to be one of the best restaurants in the...More

1  Thank the_traveller0815
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant as a family of 4, for my wife's 50th birthday, it didn't disappoint, the service was excellent, the décor and ambience was spot-on and the food was delicious, my only comment would be that some of the main courses could have...More

1  Thank tony s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here after a friend told me about it.. 2 x wheelchairs and no issues at all. Disabled parking space is very difficult to access so used normal and a little struggle but the restaurant and outside area is amazing...puddings were amazing.More

Thank Mark S
The Wellington a, General Manager at The Wellington, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the feedback and glad those puds went down well, how can you not enjoy a good old Amaretto Affogato.... You are right about the disabled parking space we completely agree it's not in the best place, always more than happy for people with...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018

We live a few miles from The Wellington, but have had a couple of good lunches / evening meals there in the past few months. We decided to pop out for a midweek meal. To our delight we found that they hve just started doing...More

1  Thank Neil W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 High Street, Welwyn AL6 9LZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Welwyn
  • Phone Number: +44 1438 714036
  • E-mail
Beautifully restored and renovated 13th century coaching inn with six unique bedrooms and award-winning food and quality yet friendly service. Situated in the village of Welwyn, North Herts, opposite the Saxon church of St Mary's, it is 'village eating, drinking and sleeping' at its best! Book in advance online or over the telephone to secure your table.
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