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St Helena

High Street | Elstow, Bedford MK42 9XP, England
+44 1234 344848
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
High Street | Elstow, Bedford MK42 9XP, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Exellent food, love the Waiters , love the starters , brilliant date night out you pay for what you get

Thank trev223
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love St Helena Never ever had a bad experience Great ambience, amazing hosts, excellent service and generally stunning food This was absolutely the case tonight when my wife and I took my folks for an impromptu late supper (phoned at 1830 and ate at 2100...More

Thank MJH1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our favourite restaurant. The food is amazing .. very relaxing atmosphere. Always made to feel special.

Thank Jane K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where does one start. From the moment we arrived until seated in our car, one could not wish for better service throughout. The owner and staff are there to ensure that everything goes just perfect. It was a nice evening so we had a pre...More

Thank Frank F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an excellent restaurant , service was great ,ambience perfect and food was of a very good standard . I had the steak cooked in a water bath which was excellent , scallops dish was the best I have had in years and the Raspberry...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited st helena for my birthday , wow the food is amazing , its almost to pretty to eat ! Inside is beautiful and a relaxing atmosphere , raff the owner is a wonderful guy and very laid back makes sure everything is ok...More

1  Thank Mde69
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We visited for the first time in April, for our anniversary. The food was as good as I'd read in other reviews and I particularly enjoyed the warm bread which came in 3 different varieties. The portion sizes were perfect, but the best part was...More

1  Thank zoefox565B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This was a special occasion so I thought I would push the boat out and go to St Helena. The experience was nothing short of outstanding and the expectations of everyone within the party were exceeded. The ambience, service, food and wines were all first...More

1  Thank HugoB
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We have been to St Helena's for many special occasions over the last year and it never disappoints. Beautiful food, presented with much attention to detail, charming staff and owners. This is the place to go if you want a memorable evening in a relaxed...More

Thank Lizzie M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I have visited this restaurant on a number of occasions, both of a personal and business nature and have eaten both lunch and dinner here. The food, service, ambiance and setting is nothing short of spectacular. This is the best restaurant I have ever eaten...More

Thank ladyfaywag
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David B
9 September 2017|
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Response from Frank F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but only within the published times. I suggest mid to late lunch or early evening
Louisa R
25 August 2017|
Response from Mde69 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , try early evening , someone will answer for sure
18 August 2017|
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Response from Olivere16 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the majority of people in there are smart. I have worn a smart dress on the occasions i have been and my husband has worn trousers and shirt, but some are there in suits. Not casual. hope that helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$61 - US$61
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Elstow, Bedford MK42 9XP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 344848
Ideal For romantic dinner,Special Occasions,Bussiness lunches or just a Night out. £45 is for a 5 course fine dining dinner menu
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