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The Rusty Gun

) #91 of 138 Restaurants in Hitchin $$ - $$$ , European, British
London Road, Hitchin SG4 7PG, England
+44 1462 432653
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (21 reviews)
“sunday roast” (20 reviews)
“pie” (10 reviews)
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Bar, European, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
London Road, Hitchin SG4 7PG, England
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1 - 10 of 598 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a meal with friends and sat in the garden really hot evening. Had a couple of drinks first then ordered our meal. The food came out piping hot and the fish and chips were lovely, well done to the chef as it must have...More

Thank 22,486
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

4 of us went for fathers day great setting with character filled pub kids can feed the piglets also Dad and sue had smoked salmon which they kindly made for us as it wasn't on menu! I had the mussels which were very good plump...More

Thank Shisharette S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband brought me here yesterday, he had been taken by friends the previous day and insisted we go back. Whilst telling me about his experience he actually had tears in his eyes when describing the BBQ Ribs.......who was I to argue? So, a blistering...More

Thank sinderella9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called by en route to Shaw's Corner at Ayot St Lawrence attracted by the signage and the location. Called back later for lunch. The carvery was clearly very popular but we decided to choose from the a la carte menu. The staff were extremely welcoming...More

Thank Huntershaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good lunch with very good and attentive service. Interesting and a wide selection of dishes. Will definitely return and try dinner!

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on the way home was about 3.30. We were greeted and seated straight away then left. For 20 min. We watched as waitresses passed us and served other people who where seated after us. My partner went to the bar to get our...More

Thank Janey914
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here a few times now, our last visit was a bit disappointing, the service is always great, but the food just seemed very bland and boring. Where as normally it is better than your average pub. It's hidden away this place and we...More

Thank jimbobsworld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After walking over the Hertfordshire country side a little gem to find this restaurant. Wonderful Sunday lunch and refreshing G&T :) The children enjoyed feeding the pigs in garden.

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, quick service. Nice location, not too busy in a sunny day, food is good and sensible pricing.

Thank Murphwiz76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived at rusty gun with high expectations as been there before with my brother I was ask what table I would like i chose one in corner nice a quiet. I believe he was more interested in having smoke every 20 minutes. He took...More

1  Thank Mrfirestarter
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Hi, I am using my mobile phone to try and leave feedback on the website. It says 'use the form below' but there doesn't appear to be a form. Could you please tell me how to leave feedback? Thanks.
14 November 2016|
Response from Sarah-Louise M | Reviewed this property |
I think they reply to trip advisor so prove best to leave it here. or if there's an email address drop them an email.
I sent an email of feedback over a week ago now and had no acknowledgement or response at all. what email should I be emailing?
3 September 2016|
Response from jacksonovich608 | Reviewed this property |
The only message i have received is this one above asking what email to use. Sorry but i don't understand so maybe you can ask me your question here again for me to respond please, Kind regards.
janet b
Opening times
7 July 2015|
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Response from jacksonovich608 | Reviewed this property |
12am to 11pm every day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road, Hitchin SG4 7PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hitchin
  • Phone Number: +44 1462 432653
  • E-mail
Rustic country pub serving food all day from 12pm to 10pm with some British pub classics and great local specials.

The Rusty Gun also has a small farm shop selling local produce and crafts.
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