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The Hoops Inn Restaurant

Perry Green, Much Hadham SG10 6EF, England
+44 1279 843568
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Perry Green, Much Hadham SG10 6EF, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dropped in for a drink after visiting Henry Mooore exhibition. Clean, friendly service and nice garden.

Thank GreenStoneman
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for leaving a review. I'm glad you enjoyed your visit to the Hoops Inn and our neighbours at the Henry Moore Studios. I hope to see you again soon Kind regards Dan

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

When we arrived it looked like your normal pub, but when we went in it only had 10 tables and I think the toilet was bigger than the pub... when we ordered the scampi it only took about 15 minutes to receive the food. The...More

1  Thank Mck8977
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thanks for visiting and for taking the time to leave some feedback. I'm sorry that you were not impressed with the pub. Although small (we like 'intimate') we aim to give all of our tables a great and personal service and always try to...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Three of us visited the Hoops for a quick lunch last weekend. We walked in and were immediately impressed with the decor but there was hardly anyone there and the atmosphere was dead. Even some quiet background music would have helped. We ordered a medium...More

Thank Chris-Jackie
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Chris Thanks for visiting and for leaving a review. I am sorry that your visit was so disappointing. Let me try and address some of the points: I am sorry about the lack of music. I was not in the restaurant on the day...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018

The quality of food and service, could not have been more different from the stunning location of this country pub, which plainly has significant potential. We arrived at 12pm and sat down outside. Having ordered drinks, the "front of house" came to take our order....More

Thank Ealing88
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thanks for visiting and for leaving your feedback. We will use it to look at all of the aspects of food and service that you mention so that we might improve things in the future. We aim to always offer good quality food and...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Having not been to the Hoops for over a year, after many previous bad experiences, we thought it was worth giving it another go. We really WANT our local pubs to be good, so it’s such a shame to report that we had yet another...More

Thank emmasiddons
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Emma Thank you for taking the time to leave some feedback. I'm sorry to hear that you have had another bad experience here at the Hoops Inn. We aim to always offer a personal and friendly service to all of our guests and pride...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Visited The Hoops for Sunday lunch with my family and it was average at best. Beautiful location but limited choice of starters as half of the 4 choices were sold out. Our main courses came out while we were still eating our shared starter which...More

Thank amanda1karp
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Hi Amanda Thank you for visiting and for leaving feedback. It is always disappointing to read comments like these, but we will use them to look at where we can improve in future. By the end of the day, especially on a busy Sunday service,...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

We just had Sunday lunch at the Hoops a restaurant we often visited last year and always felt it was a place worth coming back to however, I don’t know if it was because the had just reopened from the winter break but we felt...More

Thank Elizabeth P
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Hi Elizabeth Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I'm really pleased that you enjoyed the food. The roast lamb is one of my favourites too. It's a shame to hear that the service standards let us down. We pride ourselves on...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017

We booked for Sunday lunch to celebrate my daughters birthday. Overall our experience was good but there was a lack of experience and direction from the staff and service was a bit start/stop and didn't flow which was a real shame as there were lots...More

Thank JamesPorter
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Hi James Thanks for taking the time to share your kind words. I will see that they are passed onto the whole team here at the Hoops. I'm glad you had good food and drink and it's nice to hear kind words about the spiced...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017

A lovely place with delicious food. Couldn't understand why it was so quiet; where was everyone! It's a beautiful building, charming staff and gorgeous linguine. Short drive from Bishops Stortford and Sawbridgeworth. Went with friends and we all agreed it was one of our best...More

Thank JCR92
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Hi Thank you for your review. I'm glad to read that you enjoyed our food and picturesque location. Sadly it is quiet at this time of the year here in Perry Green, but reviews like this help us to get our name out there and...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

We organised lunch here for a walking group we belong to so were a large party of 25. To say we were such a large number, the staff looked after us very well and my lunch of Roast Beef was excellent. We especially liked the...More

Thank Jill N
Dan V, Guest Relations Manager at The Hoops Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Hi Jill Thank you for sharing your kind words. I'm glad we were able to look after your large group so well. I'm pleased that you enjoyed the food. As you say everything is freshly prepared here and it is nice to see that our...More

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If you go to the website (hoops-in) you can select menu - then click on the triangle and several menus will appear.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Perry Green, Much Hadham SG10 6EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Much Hadham
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 843568
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Description
The Hoops Inn is a classic British pub and dining room with a contemporary twist. It is a beautiful dining space with a roaring fire and stunningoutdoor areas and is a great placeto enjoy fine ales and the exceptional wine list.The food is seasonal and locally sourced, wherever possible, withherbs fresh from the garden. There are daily specials alongsideclassic gastro pub fare - all superbly executed within a warmand relaxing atmosphere.Set within the beautifulsurroundings of the Henry MooreFoundation Estate in the village of Perry Green, near Much Hadham, The Hoops Inn is now under new management as of November 2012. The Hoops Inn has an interesting history and is believed to havebeen built about 1834, a date found on several interior beams. Throughout the 19th Century, it was described simply as a "beerhouse" and more recently was well known as the local of thegreat sculptor himself.The Hoops Inn is also available to hire for events and parties.All visitors to The Henry Moore Foundation benefit from a rangeof special offers when dining at The Hoops. Collect a voucherwhen buying tickets at the Visitor Centre during the open season.
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