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Grand Junction Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Bulbourne Road | Bulbourne, Tring HP23 5QE, England
+44 1442 891400
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“fish curry” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Bulbourne Road | Bulbourne, Tring HP23 5QE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most enjoyable lunch today, I had Toad in the Hole, my husband had Prawn and Crab linguine and my sister-in-law had Ham, Egg and Chips. The food was exceptional and a really good standard. The atmosphere was very pleasant and the manager...More

1  Thank Hazel C
Reviewed 1 week ago

had lunch with couple of friends. nice friendly manager with a warm welcome, he was very attentive and we had really nice light lunch. food was good and the service excellent. loved the atmosphere in this clean, well presented establishment.

Thank joytompkins
mrtring, Manager at Grand Junction Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Joy, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your experience here at The Grand Junction Arms! We are so glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope you return soon!! Thanks a lot, Max

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great choice of pub food, and all really nice. The pub was very cold and although they had put a heater by our table it wasn't enough. There was a lovely wood burner in the room which would have been lovely and inviting and warming....More

1  Thank Andree E
mrtring, Manager at Grand Junction Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Andree, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your comments about your experience here at The Grand Junction Arms! Sorry about the heating issue we are addressing that problem as we speak. We hope you return soon! Thanks Max

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a last minute supper with a friend and I have to say the ribs on the specials were memorable, falling off the bone and not the usual gloopy barbeque sauce, much more spicy and interesting. The recommended Christmas version of a sticky toffee...More

Thank PhilandRuth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in with my vegetarian wife and ordered some chips on a dog walk. Got to the bottom of the bowl and found a fried whitebait. Spoke to the manager who said they’re cooked in the same oil and it happens. If the chips aren’t...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with friends for the first time for a Sunday roast. Immediately was surprised not to see a vegetarian option for the roast and there was only one veggie dish (ravioli) which I could see (we were with a veggie). We had a few...More

Thank nkotak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to checking this pub out having seen it from the road on a previous trip and we made a journey of 45 min especially... After spending the afternoon walking at the near College Lake some of us fancied a hot...More

2  Thank BryanLuna
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Friendly staff, warm welcome by Manager as we walked in, had a lovely lunch and great views of the garden and canal, Food was excellent this was my second visit this year and will be going again soon, I enjoyed the meal I had on...More

Thank Maritsa P
Reviewed 2 February 2018

What used to be an outstanding pub has now gone to seed under new management. Whilst the bar staff are very pleasant the manager is often very rude and blunt. Often running out of ale and closing early, though this is unsurprising due to the...More

2  Thank james p
mrtring, Manager at Grand Junction Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us, I look after the beer oldering myself and we have never run out of real ale since we have taken over. As For the disenfranchised locals it’s true we have ask that crowd to use other...More

Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

This beautifully sited pub next to the canal is well worth a visit. We dropped into the pub after a bracing walk around the nearby College Lake and were given a really warm welcome. A good value, varied menu was on offer, with the sausage...More

Thank John_SBiggleswade
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Graham B
24 April 2015|
Response from grandjunctionarms | Property representative |
Yes we certainly do! We have quite a few gluten free dishes to choose from!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulbourne Road | Bulbourne, Tring HP23 5QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Tring
  • Phone Number: +44 1442 891400
  • E-mail
A traditional pub nestling alongside the tow path of the grand union canal. You can enjoy fantastic views of the water from the garden or inside the pub , plus there's a large carpark. Use the free WiFi, read the papers, enjoy a capuccino or a three course meal. Something for everyone
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