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The Glasshouse @ The Grove

The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
+44 1923 888637
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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International, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Highly hyped by the family for its setting, quality and service; but this was a shambles of an evening. Drinks pre-meal on the patio took at least 25mins to arrive after ordering; and two reminders to the ‘wait staff’. Even once they arrived, drinks were...More

Thank Stanley1987
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant on a Thursday eve after work. Although the restaurant was quite empty the atmosphere was fine . England were playing so say no more. There was plenty of choice and I think we seriously o dreary. Really Nice eve

Thank levene
Reviewed 1 week ago

Buffet food at it's best. Lots of choice for each course, Plenty of fish starters that we love. Beef stroganoff poor, the steak was very fatty and grisly, perhaps using the cut offs as the meat is hidden in the sauce, and the sauce was...More

Thank compassreaders
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had multiple visits to the Glasshouse at the Grove over many years and always had the best service, it is a more expensive luxurious venue and worth every penny spent. The buffet style dinning is like something you have never seen, always plenty...More

Thank Nicola N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having spent my 30th here and now 10 years later my .......... it is still the same. The whole dining area was tiered and cramped. The night in question there was a problem with the air con. Two of our male companions found it extremely...More

1  Thank laura w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Glasshouse food service excellent but food variety and taste very average! Plenty of choice but nothing had any real taste and at £46 pp it was expencive ! Attention to the taste of the food needs attention as a carvery can be picked up st...More

1  Thank Ross R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited glasshouse with work colleagues for a weekend lunch. Food was lovely and service was very friendly. If you are interested in buffet style lots of options. Will be back.

Thank DavidATR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting the The Glasshouse @The Grove a few times, I was thoroughly disappointed by our most recent visit. The service was poor and food not up to scratch compared to our visits in the past. Won’t be visiting the grove again for a while....More

1  Thank Chris C
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Booked The Glasshouse as an anniversary’s treat on the recommendation of a colleague and was not disappointed. The Glasshouse would appear to be very popular as I could only book a 6pm sitting about a week before our anniversary. The 8pm slots were already fully...More

Thank Beaker2222
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed over the BH weekend and used GLassHouse for our meals. It was an amazing evening after spending the day In walled Garden by the pool. Staff is very friendly, accommodates all your needs and all food is out there with lots of options. I...More

Thank FrenchCharlotte
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7 April 2018|
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Response from Rockashi | Reviewed this property |
Friday, Saturday & Sunday £56pp, otherwise £45pp
28 January 2018|
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Response from CLGCLG | Reviewed this property |
There is a child’s price. Suggest you either call them or check out their website for more detail to put your mind at rest.
29 July 2017|
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Response from Kim F | Reviewed this property |
It's a carvery every day but the price depends on which day you go. I think is something like £46pp Sunday-Thursday and £57 Friday and Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$53 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Chandler's Cross
  • Phone Number: +44 1923 888637
  • E-mail
The Glasshouse restaurant is tucked away inside The Grove at Chandler's Cross - a luxury country house hotel set in 300 acres of woodlands in Hertfordshire. This lively, informal restaurant is nicknamed the 'theatre of cooking' as its chef prepare British, Asian and Mediterranean dishes in spectacular style, then serve them buffet-style for everyone to enjoy. The Glasshouse is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and the dining room is decorated with contemporary chandeliers, a backlit bar, floor to ceiling windows with views of the hotel's formal gardens, and designer chairs. Popular with fashionable hotel residents and locals for breakfast meetings, business lunches and relaxed evening meals, The Glasshouse is a fun and stylish dining destination. Please note this restaurant only takes bookings one month in advance.
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