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The Foragers at The Verulam Arms

) #23 of 255 Restaurants in St Albans $$ - $$$, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
41 Lower Dagnall Street, St Albans AL3 4QE, England
+44 1727 836004
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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41 Lower Dagnall Street, St Albans AL3 4QE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We went on one of the Foraging Adventures with the Foragers Team around the Batchwood area of St Albans. 2 hours of discovering plants and their nutritional properties through woodland and fields. Guides were excellent and very knowledgeable. The group then returned back to the...More

Thank TheY0ungFamily
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have dined at The Foragers in the evening and had excellent food, but wanted to experience Sunday lunch. We're not great roast lunchers, and the menu on offer didn't disappoint. Whilst traditional Sunday lunchers are well catered for, those with a less hearty appetite...More

Thank janegalloway
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were her on Easter Sunday for family lunch. My dad likes wild meat and he has it often at home, so he had the wild pigeon from the menu and he loved it. My partner is celiac, we had our four year old daughter...More

1  Thank mujbox
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Group dinner, all staff good and welcoming though were pushy to sit down rather than enjoy a beer at the bar. Menu choice is varied if a little bizarre however I guess that's it's usp. Food was average with a sprinkling of foraged stuff pulled...More

2  Thank BenjaminMill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly welcome, great selection of drinks. Whilst some tables are set out for dining, there's no specific area. Menu is interesting if short - just 5 or so choices per course. However, food was tremendous - especially the wood pigeon, pork belly was tasty...More

1  Thank TheFSG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love to forage, I have foraged since I was a child and have learned to make many dishes from foraged ingredients. I am an amateur! The team at The Foragers are professionals. They have put together a menu from starters to desserts, including condiments...More

1  Thank sarayvetteclark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The menu was a little eclectic and the parking is pretty bad but the food was excellent. It is a great pub for foodies. I had garlic soup and roast beef. Couldnt fault either. I even asked extra bread to soak up the leftover gravy.

1  Thank Darren W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As locals, The Foragers is by far one of our favourites, if not are only favourite place to dine. The idea of seasonal foods and meats and a menu that changes regularly is a big draw. This is a place that is all about the...More

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was excited to visit the Foragers at The Verulam Arms because it sounded like a pub that really cares about food, produce and flavour - they did not disappoint. We were greeted with a smile and there was a lively and friendly atmosphere. We...More

1  Thank NatalieFPM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely pub tucked away down a back street. Great selection of beers and ales plus even has mead if you fancy giving that a try. The food was absolutely delicious. Best cauliflower cheese I've ever had.Nice friendly staff and very accommodating in missing out meat...More

1  Thank joconn123
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Average prices
US$17 - US$63
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Lower Dagnall Street, St Albans AL3 4QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 836004