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The Glasshouse @ The Grove

The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
+44 1923 888637
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • 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 4 days ago via mobile

Shame about some guests with their children’s behaviour but the focus is on food here. Choices of the most delicious, around the world to suit all parties. Enjoy.

Thank PaddingtonBear63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful surroundings and quite contemporary internal decor. Seems to cater for corporate clientele. Restaurant has set price £39 ex drinks. Offers selection of food stations with no limits on consumption! Fish bar, small tapas bar (although personally didn’t think this was good tapas representation) Indian,...More

1  Thank Rosconner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an invite to eat here for free and we would happily pay fir the food as there was so much choice on offer and all a brilliant standard. Service was very attentive and good. Good range of drinks on offer but quite highly...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner and breakfast in this restaurant and both times the food was excellent and there was a vast selection to choose from it is self service which is good as you can choose as much as you like or as little as you...More

1  Thank Francine S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had breakfast here and it did not disappoint - literally so much variety and tasty as well. A good selection of pastries. Very busy from 9:30 onwards.

Thank Belle M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was excellent as was the choice of food and the company. The ambience you make yourself.

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again, an most enjoyable evening at this lovely venue to celebrate another anniversary. The food was good and the staff were helpful and friendly, making sure we felt special, particularly Thomas, Ola and Benjamin.More

Thank Ruthie46
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ruth46, Thank you for choosing The Glasshouse as the venue to celebrate this, and your past Anniversaries. Thomas, Ola, Benjamin and The Glasshouse Team were thrilled to read this review and look forward to welcoming you back to The Glasshouse on your next Anniversary....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went last Christmas with friends, and it’s taken me 10 months to write a review, think that says it all. Food was ok, but a lot of money to have to get up and queue for your food. Much much better ways to treat yourself.

Thank Filby74
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Filby74, Thank you for taking the time to write a review following a visit you made to The Glasshouse last December. We are sorry that the style of service did not reach you expectation and appreciate you feedback. Kind regards Sally

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came with a friend after she recommended it . The upmarket buffet was amazing . For £47 I was unsure of what to expect . But it is well worth the money . The food is delicious and the service is attentive . Will be...More

Thank Alice B
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Alice B, Thank you for taking the time to write this review following a recent visit to The Glasshouse. We are pleased that your first visit will not be the last and we look forward to seeing you soon. Kind regards, Sally

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great evening from reception through to departure, so different to our previous visit. Staff friendly, professional and added to the overall ambience of an excellent evening out. Food first class, from fish starter through speciality food bays to main meal and don’t start me on...More

Thank Rowan I
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Rowan I, Thank you for writing this review following your most recent visit to The Glasshouse. It was delightful to read that you found our team friendly and professional and the food first class. I have passed on your comments to Madga and rest...More

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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.
Amanda C
27 May 2017|
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Response from Karen J | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual. I was dresses fairly casually when there and did not feel out of place.
2 January 2017|
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Response from Samanthkc | Reviewed this property |
Hi - they are also open 6-9:30pm for Dinner. Cost is £56 per head on Saturdays for Dinner. Wine available by the glass or bottle - plan £30-£60 a bottle for a decent wine. If you can't see availability on the website try... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$53 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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
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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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