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Bird in Hand

Bedford Road, Henlow SG16 6DZ, England
+44 1462 850385
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible44%
2 weeks ago
“Sunday roast ”
1 Mar 2017
“really improved”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British
$$ - $$$
Bedford Road, Henlow SG16 6DZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderfull dinner. Lovely service. So nice to go out for Sunday roast. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Not expensive and it's a carvery.

Thank Carol P
Reviewed 1 March 2017

i have been many times to the bird in hand for a carvery. it really is a nice meal but every one that i speak to about it dosent agree and i think that it never use to be nice so now it has got...More

Thank 979terry
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The propriotors of this watering establishment ,go out of their way to make this a memorable experience.there are many things that can go wrong in a pub ,staffing issues. ,cash flow,being tyed to a unforgiving brewery ,with little help from them to sproose up the...More

Thank Granddesigns22
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

This has the opprtunity to be a great village pub, yet has never taken it up. Rather walk 2 miles to the next village than drink here. Unfriendly, rowdy atmosphere, with a welcome taken from the Slaughtered Lamb.

Thank Skimadrich
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Regularly visit on a Sunday for their carvery. Lovely service and fresh food. Nice choice of meats and self service veg.

Thank sarahking20
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Full English breakfast with no mushrooms, hash browns or black pudding!! Really?? The whole breakfast smelled like it had been thrown in old fat. No one in our party of 8 could stomach it and two were physically ill after only a couple of mouthfuls!...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Walk in on your own and hear the banjos start playing. Rude landlord and poor beer. Just don't bother

4  Thank TripMember012520161
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Any public house with large posters advertising a well known satellite sport TV company, is not normally on my list of pubs to visit for something to eat. After crossing the threshold I realised I had ignored one of my cardinal rules. The lady serving...More

2  Thank Harlequinsmile
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

I'm surprised at the poor reviews for this venue, I thought the choice of drinks was pretty good and I had an ace pizza freshly made. It was pretty busy so some people like it!

1  Thank Bertthecert
Reviewed 12 December 2014

Booked this over the phone, very easy to book and pay, was told room was en-suite and breakfast included, room was basic and floor needed hoovering, bathroom was freezing so we decided to shower once we got home, instructions on bedroom door say to leave...More

1  Thank steve r
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Gaynor R
12 August 2016|
Response from Skimadrich | Reviewed this property |
I've never eaten there and have seen nothing to entice me to eat there in the future.
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, British
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Good for
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  • Address: Bedford Road, Henlow SG16 6DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Henlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1462 850385
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