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Hermitage Road Restaurant & Bar

) #7 of 138 Restaurants in Hitchin €€ - €€€ , British, European
20-21 Hermitage Road, Hitchin SG5 1BT, England
+44 1462 433603
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
20-21 Hermitage Road, Hitchin SG5 1BT, England
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1 - 10 of 978 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyable and lively bar, pleasant end to an evening of building business relationships. It was not a busy night, so it was not too noisy. Rest rooms were clean and well attended.

Thank atkinchris2508
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hitchin has many places to eat but too many of them are chains. The hidden gem is great. I visited on a very hot Saturday and the air conditioning was a welcome treat. The building is very atmospheric which is a great staff. We were...More

Thank 1ZsazsaA
ACInns, General Manager at Hermitage Road Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review and so pleased Hermitage Rd is your 'new favourite place' in Hitchin. We look forward to welcoming you again very soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here as a group of 6 on Fathers Day 18 June. The restaurant offered a specific fixed price menu for Fathers Day of £25 for 2 courses and £30 for three courses. Good starter options and we were all happy with our choices...More

Thank Hugo B
ACInns, General Manager at Hermitage Road Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent dining experience at Hermitage Rd, we appreciate your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As always very good! Definitely can recommend make sure you book well in advance. Wine, steak, fish, it's all very good and staff are always friendly.

Thank Harry D
ACInns, General Manager at Hermitage Road Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your 'Awesome' review and recommendation, we are very chuffed. The team look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Hermitage is usually a really good place to eat even if a little loud for me due to the size and layout (used to be a ballroom). Went for father's day with the family and this visit was so disappointing! Three of us had...More

Thank Simon D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food pretty high standard, service excellent, pricey though... Good range of food types And we'll cooked.

Thank Jez O
ACInns, General Manager at Hermitage Road Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent dining experience at Hermitage Rd Bar & Restaurant. We look forward to welcoming you again very soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and fantastic service our waitress Georgia Mai couldn't have been more helpful. I am allergic to dairy & gluten and Georgia was very accommodating, in fact all of the staff were fantastic. It would seem they have received great training as there knowledge...More

Thank Poodle1oz
ACInns, General Manager at Hermitage Road Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you from the Hermitage Rd team and Georgia May for your fabulous review, it means a lot to the team to receive such lovely comments. Training and service is very important to us and so pleased it shone through. Come back soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I have wanted to visit hermitage for a while so what better opportunity than her birthday to go for some lunch! Service was absolutely brilliant, my friend ordered a chicken burger and I went for the superfoods bowl however this came with...More

Thank Amy F
ACInns, General Manager at Hermitage Road Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your 'Quality lunch' review and so please the Hermitage Rd offer ticked allayer boxes. Now that you have found us, we hope you come back again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a table for six for an early evening dinner, we shared the meat and vegetarian platters as a starter. I had the special which was lamb rump steak. Two of the guests were vegetarian and had gnocchi and a vegetarian burger. The food...More

Thank OddsFamily
ACInns, General Manager at Hermitage Road Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your 'Fantastic Meal' review. The Hermitage Road team are delighted with your comments. We look forward to seeing you again very soon.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had coffee and bagels a couple of times recently-female coffee shop staff member really welcoming, coffee and food delicious and fresh. Would recommend

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
ACInns, Front Office Manager at Hermitage Road Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We love Coffee and serve the best. Thank you for your very kind review and recommendation. We are delighted and hope to see you again very soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20-21 Hermitage Road, Hitchin SG5 1BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hitchin
  • Phone Number: +44 1462 433603
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant food served: Mon - Fri: 12:00 - 14:00 18:30 - 22:00 Sat: 09:30 - 11:15 12:00 - 22:00 Sun: 09:30 - 11:15 12:00 - 18:00 Food is available outside of the hours from the Bar. Coffee shop open: Mon - Fri: 07:00 - 17:00 Sat: 08:30 - 17:00 Sun: 10:00 - 16:00
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