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The Glasshouse @ The Grove

The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
+44 1923 888637
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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International, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had high expectations of The Grove as it is generally regarded as an upmarket place to dine, which is why we chose it for my parents' 50th wedding anniversary. Sadly it didn't live up to its reputation. The first issue was being told the...More

Thank Alison K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant today, I simply cannot fault the buffet in any way. The food is all beautiful and there is such a variety that there is something for everybody. The fish selection is amazing and the roast dinner is simply beautiful. The deserts...More

Thank Mustafa83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start off by saying what a stunning setting The Grove sits on!We arrived and was greeted by a concierge who opened are car doors and pointed us in the right direction for The Glasshouse.Our party were 8 and we sat and had cocktails...More

Thank DarenGail
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a place... The Grove. A real country house minutes from our house. Lovely setting - perfect place to celebrate my Wife's special birthday. We booked the Glasshouse restaurant for a 9.30am table. We were well received, and shown promptly to our table. The restaurant...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is out of this world, I had to force myself to try everything because I was so full. The seafood was fresh and the roast was the best I've ever had. Can't wait to go back.

Thank loloarty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend made reservation only 2 weeks in advance, so we could only book the table for lunch after 1pm. Even though we entered the restaurant after 1 pm, the dishes provided on the buffet table was continuously refilled properly. I like all types of...More

Thank JinnyC6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had stayed the night in a superior room that had a restricted view over a roof. The breakfast we had to queue and wait to be seated when there were lots of available table's. Had to wait 10 mins for service to order 2...More

1  Thank NAGTR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came in here for lunch midweek for my husbands birthday. The buffet has numerous stations, fish, meze, Roast meat & veg, Asian, salads, cheese and dessert. I feel there is something for all tastes here. There is an extensive drinks list and I found...More

Thank Sophonthemove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I use the Grove regularly and was looking forward to coming last night. The fish section was very good last night, however the dessert certainly looked lovely but didn't taste as nice. I was particularly disappointed with the meringues as they were so hard and...More

Thank 25bushbaby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service was amazing, the staff were attentive but discreet. The food was OK, it did feel like I was at my local carvery and just like my local carvery, the food was not hot. Whilst I appreciate it is difficult to maintain high food...More

1  Thank aine67
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Questions & Answers
30 July 2017|
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Response from Kim F | Reviewed this property |
It's a carvery every day but the price depends on which day you go. I think is something like £46pp Sunday-Thursday and £57 Friday and Saturday.
Amanda C
27 May 2017|
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Response from Karen J | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual. I was dresses fairly casually when there and did not feel out of place.
2 January 2017|
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Response from Samanthkc | Reviewed this property |
Hi - they are also open 6-9:30pm for Dinner. Cost is £56 per head on Saturdays for Dinner. Wine available by the glass or bottle - plan £30-£60 a bottle for a decent wine. If you can't see availability on the website try... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$54 - US$81
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Chandler's Cross
  • Phone Number: +44 1923 888637
  • E-mail
The Glasshouse restaurant is tucked away inside The Grove at Chandler's Cross - a luxury country house hotel set in 300 acres of woodlands in Hertfordshire. This lively, informal restaurant is nicknamed the 'theatre of cooking' as its chef prepare British, Asian and Mediterranean dishes in spectacular style, then serve them buffet-style for everyone to enjoy. The Glasshouse is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and the dining room is decorated with contemporary chandeliers, a backlit bar, floor to ceiling windows with views of the hotel's formal gardens, and designer chairs. Popular with fashionable hotel residents and locals for breakfast meetings, business lunches and relaxed evening meals, The Glasshouse is a fun and stylish dining destination.Please note this restaurant only takes bookings one month in advance.
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