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Slug & Lettuce

9 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2RT, England
+44 1582 764624
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible24%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“fab wee place” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
9 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2RT, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Went here for cocktails before a birthday meal, Thanks to Fiona for the lovely cocktails and good value at 2 for i

Thank 795nic
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Decided to drop in for a bit of breakfast and opted for the full English. Fairly pricey for a breakfast menu, but assumed that this would be reflected in the quality. It was a quiet late morning, with only a few customers including a couple...More

Thank chris K
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went on a Tuesday and they had a good deal for food and drink, food was tasty, good seating areas.

Thank hazel1965
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice for after work drinks/ food. With friends, colleagues, family etc. Nice and central in the middle of harpenden high street. Attentive staff.

Thank sophie p
Slug and Lettuc... H, Sales and Events Manger at Slug & Lettuce, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Sophie Really glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to our site. We hope to see you again very soon Kind regards, Becky

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to enjoy a few drinks one night and I was met by the manager who was very racist towards me, I will never be going back, Worst service ever.More

Thank Emily B
Slug and Lettuc... H, Sales and Events Manager at Slug & Lettuce, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Emily, I am really sorry to hear this. Can you please contact us at slugandlettuce.harpenden@stonegatepubs.com with more details of what happened and we shall investigate this matter. As a company we do not tolerate any kind of racist behaviour and are taking this matter...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attempted to have lunch today with our granddaughter-the tables we're extremely small and were not suitable for 3 people eating(there were 3 chairs around the table) I asked for a child's menu after 10 minutes and was looked at as if I was speaking...More

Thank janjo1950
Slug and Lettuc... H, Sales and Events Manager at Slug & Lettuce, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, I can only apologise for the service you received during your visit, this is not how we expect our staff to treat customers. I have passed the details of the visit on to the manager and he is investigating the matter Kind regards, Becky

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been going to the Slug & Lettuce Harpenden on and off for the last couple of years. It's not local; 20 miles from Flitwick, on the train. On this particular occasion we were there to celebrate an 18th birthday, with around 15 people coming...More

Thank Coldw4rning
Slug and Lettuc... H, Director of Sales at Slug & Lettuce, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, I'm so glad to hear you had such a wonderful time with us. We would love to see you again soon! If you want to book in for any other events, including Christmas, please don't hesitate to email me at bookings.S&LHarpenden@stonegatepubs.com Kind regards, Becky

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Called for a lunch time drink and maybe a light lunch. At the bar we were told that it was now only table service. Took a table and waited 10 minutes for our drinks order to be taken . 15 minutes later asking where our...More

Thank BigT2410
Slug and Lettuc... H, Director of Sales at Slug & Lettuce, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Very sorry to hear you had such a poor experience with us. If you could email me at slugandlettuce.harpenden@stonegatepubs.com with a more detailed description of what happened including the date and time that you visited, we will investigate and want to find a way...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Visited for quick working lunch walked to bar was asked if I wanted to be served at table. I duly sat at table waited and watched staff chatting behind the bar. After ten minutes of sitting with no service or acknowledgement I walked out. Pub...More

Thank matthew1400
Slug and Lettuc... H, Manager at Slug & Lettuce, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Hi Matthew, Firstly let me apologise for the way you were treated in our venue. I can assure you our staff have been trained to have very high customer service skills and I will be investigating why on this occasion our standards were not met....More

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely big restaurant, food is good most of the time but service is very slow and the toilets are always dirty and smell strong.More

Thank Cathy N
Slug and Lettuc... H, Supervisor at Slug & Lettuce, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Hi Cathy, I'm glad you enjoyed the food during your visit to us however I can only apologise about the slow service and the toilets. We are currently investigating and trying to improve the issues with the toilets. If you could email me at slugandlettuce.harpenden@stonegatepubs.com...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2RT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Harpenden
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 764624
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