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Calzone Essential Pizza

21 Dickinson Quay | Apsley Lock, Hemel Hempstead HP3 9WG, England
+44 1442 265100
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (33 reviews)
“calzone” (62 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
21 Dickinson Quay | Apsley Lock, Hemel Hempstead HP3 9WG, England
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Calzone Essential Pizza is a little gem that does the best pizzas. Situated in Apsley Lock near Hemel Hempstead, you are always assured of great service, a friendly face and top quality pizzas. They offer a varied menu and have a Licensed bar. Lovely setting,...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A pint, paella, profiteroles and price.....all perfect! As was the beautiful canalside view and brilliant service. Will definitely be back next time we cruise up that way.

Thank BaffinsTyrrell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent menu and very tasty food of a more authentic Italian style to most pizza places. Seating outside by the canal very pleasant. Reasonable pricing.

Thank Colin P
calzoneessential, Owner at Calzone Essential Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for great words and we appreciate your kindness, Glad you enjoyed our menu, Looking forward to serving you again at Calzone

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and a friend decided to go for a cycle along the grand union. On the banks of the canal we found this little gem. The food was delicious the salad was fresh and tasty the pizzas were well prepared and filling. If you want...More

1  Thank Paul R
calzoneessential, Owner at Calzone Essential Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So delighted and glad to hear that you enjoyed the Pizzas that we offer at Calzone! We appreciate your great words and hope to have another time to serve you even better Thank you

Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you like you Italian,Mediterranean food then you would simply love this traditional restaurant. I am always impressed by the service at calzone and everyone was welcoming and friendly. The food is really nice cooked and tasty and the paella dishes are to die for...More

Thank Marcus_Bell
calzoneessential, Manager at Calzone Essential Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

We are really happy that you enjoyed our meal and your time you spent with us. Great to have you with us and thanks for the kind words. Hope to see you more often, and we again Thank you

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Very good calzone and BBQ pizza top quality great service we will be going back nice to eat outside by the canal

1  Thank 01and18
calzoneessential, Manager at Calzone Essential Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

We really appreciate your kind words, and very happy and proud that you enjoyed our Pizzas, We will make sure you will be happy here always. Thank you and glad we had with us. hope to see you more otfen here

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

My wife & I had a lovely meal last night, we arrived quite late but assured not a problem. We had a starter & pizza each. First time I've ever had mango on a pizza but really enjoyed it. Staff were all lovely & attentive...More

Thank Graham S
calzoneessential, Manager at Calzone Essential Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

We Would like to say thank you, and Glad you enjoyed your Pizza, we also wished you were nearer and we could have served you more often,. once again thanks for the time you took to write to us,

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This was a department night out as a treat from our boss and it was definitely a treat! Good selection of food on menu and all reasonably priced. All dishes were excellent and enjoyed by all. Service was excellent and everyone had a fantastic time....More

Thank Tracey W
calzoneessential, Owner at Calzone Essential Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your time at Calzone Apsley. Hope to see you guys soon again Meanwhile, have a wonderful time.

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I was impressed by the service at calzone Everyone was welcoming and friendly. The food was good and tasty. I thought I lost my sunglasses and the staff helped me look for them. A good place to have a celebration meal.

1  Thank Allanoxford
calzoneessential, Owner at Calzone Essential Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi, we would like to say thank you from Calzone Team,. Looking forward to serve you again

Reviewed 3 June 2017

After deciding to go out for a family dinner we choose calzone which our little boy loves and to be honest we all love the place and visit here at least once a fortnight and im not a one for usually complaning but i was...More

1  Thank trisha o
calzoneessential, Owner at Calzone Essential Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Hi,. Sorry to hear that, Our chef has been warned and we will not have the same problem again hope you could give us another chance, thanks for the time that you took and write to us

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Response from calzoneessential | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, we do Gluten-free Pizza Base. unfortunately it's not Dairy Free
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Dickinson Quay | Apsley Lock, Hemel Hempstead HP3 9WG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hemel Hempstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1442 265100
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