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The Ivy House

London Rd, Chalfont St. Giles HP8 4RS, England
+44 1494 872184
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (8 reviews)
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
“side salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
London Rd, Chalfont St. Giles HP8 4RS, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Superb food lovely warm landlady excellent service. Started of arancini and baked camembert was excellent. Followed by two pie and mSh. Service excellent. Definitely coming back.

Thank jc30168
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked for 445pm on Sunday for myself, my wife and our two year old. The service was good and we were warmly welcomed. Our drinks and food orders were taken promptly and the menu provides a good selection of options for adults and children....More

Thank henbests
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on Saturday, 5 of us including our 3 boys. Had a range of dishes including (according to my 11 year old) the best burger ever. Welcome and attention from staff throughout our hour there was perfect, and whilst the prices for some dishes are...More

Thank Barry M
AndreaMaria771, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to go on Trip Advisor and post a review . Our team really appreciate it.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for an impromptu lunch. I ordered the bacon and Camembert sandwich, my partner had the Cullen skink soup. Both were absolutely fantastic. Huge pieces of fish in the soup with a generous serving of granary bread. The sandwich came with a crisp salad...More

Thank MikeyB62
AndreaMaria771, Manager at The Ivy House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mikey, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. We are delighted that you had a enjoyable lunch with us and we look forward to welcoming you back soon, Many Thanks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quality Monday family lunch for 5 is not always easy to predict.Many restaurants seem to have great difficulty in producing good quality food from a full menu, well I have to say The Ivy House came up with great food in a very warm...More

Thank Gerry H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here a number of times but the 1st time we have had Sunday lunch but don't think it will be our last. Our roast beef was cooked just the way we like it or though I would of liked my roast potatoes...More

Thank Thomas R
AndreaMaria771, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive review and for taking time out to write it. Looking forward to seeing you on a return visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for something to eat on the way to London. Had beef burger and chicken burger. The food was fabulous, homemade chips, homemade chicken and beef burgers lovely. An old country pub with two wood burning fires. Lovely atmosphere. Would highly recommend

Thank sunnyweather666666
Reviewed 13 January 2018

This pub has a talented chef, we ordered four different meals, they all arrived at the same time, all the right temperature, artistically and appetisingly presented and they all tasted as good as they looked. The service was very good and attentive. The warm coal...More

Thank Lee O
AndreaMaria771, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write a review. We do indeed have a lovely talented chef. We are more than fortunate. I will certainly look at the steps and clean them I know they are a bit treacherous.

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Yet again , Judy and her wonderful team produced a fantastic meal , this time for nine and two babies in buggies ! I went with my three adult children and four grandchildren aged four to three weeks ! Judy gave us a large table...More

Thank Sallysunlover
AndreaMaria771, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to write a lovely review. I am very happy to hear you had an enjoyable day. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 22 December 2017

We had a company dinner here and the service was brilliant - very happy staff and quick service could complain about absolutely nothing

Thank Belinda L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Rd, Chalfont St. Giles HP8 4RS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Chalfont St. Giles
  • Phone Number: +44 1494 872184
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A beautiful flint and brick old English inn, The Ivy House is right in the heart of the Chiltern Vale and renowned for its excellent food, real ales and extensive wine list. With quaint accommodation, it's also one of the best places to stay in the Chiltern Hills.Everyone gets a warm welcome at The Ivy House, and we pride ourselves on being one of the area's best child-friendly pubs. With baby changing facilities, outside seating and enough garden for the kids to enjoy, this is a great spot for a family meal. Just 40 minutes from central London, we're surrounded by stunning countryside that provides a great escape from the city. Walkers, ramblers and lovers of the outdoor can enjoy the area's open green spaces - and then a great meal at The Ivy House!
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