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The Glasshouse @ The Grove

The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
+44 1923 888637
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
International, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
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1 - 10 of 705 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

As a business we go there regularly for breakfast but today was by far the best. There was 8 of us and we had a really yummy buffet breakfast with excellent service from the staff. The hotel looks lovely at the moment too with all...More

Thank kirstyt113
Reviewed 5 days ago

Three friends and I have been here three times now before Christmas for a girls lunch out. Last year’s lunch was poor but we thought we would give it another go. The place was heaving and we were given a table rammed in between two...More

Thank GillyflowerofLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me say immediately that the manager and waiting staff were excellent. However we were there on a Tuesday night, very quiet, in consequence the buffet was not being replenished frequently so generally the dishes were tepid rather than hot and although plentiful nothing was...More

Thank Schnitzelover
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Schnitzelover, Thank you for taking the time to write your informative review, providing us with such valuable feedback. All your comments have been fowarded to the Food and Beverage manager, as have your wonderful comment about the manager and waiting staff. If you would...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely buffet meal here on the first night we stayed and for breakfast the following morning. Lots of choice and very nice food. Staff were very helpful and the evening meal was very relaxed - took our time and never felt rushed. Had...More

Thank Reviewer32
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer, Its wonderful that you enjoyed The Glasshouse too, that the staff were accommodating and you were able to relax whilst you had dinner and breakfast. Kind regards, Sally

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shame about some guests with their children’s behaviour but the focus is on food here. Choices of the most delicious, around the world to suit all parties. Enjoy.

Thank PaddingtonBear63
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paddingtonbear63, It was wonderful to read that you enjoyed the breakifast buffet selection and service at your recent visit to The Glasshouse. Thank you for your recommendation, we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Sally

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful surroundings and quite contemporary internal decor. Seems to cater for corporate clientele. Restaurant has set price £39 ex drinks. Offers selection of food stations with no limits on consumption! Fish bar, small tapas bar (although personally didn’t think this was good tapas representation) Indian,...More

1  Thank Rosconner
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rosconner, Thank you for your informative and valuable feedback following you recent visit to The Glasshouse, which has been forwarded to the Food and Beverage Manager. We hope to have the opportunity to welcoming you back to The Grove in the near future. Kind...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an invite to eat here for free and we would happily pay fir the food as there was so much choice on offer and all a brilliant standard. Service was very attentive and good. Good range of drinks on offer but quite highly...More

Thank TOURBOX
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tourbox, Thank you for your informative review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your meal in The Glasshouse and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Sally

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had dinner and breakfast in this restaurant and both times the food was excellent and there was a vast selection to choose from it is self service which is good as you can choose as much as you like or as little as you...More

1  Thank Francine S
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Francine S, Thank you for you 5 star rating and for taking the time to write you review. The Chef's always try to personalise their offering as they understand all tastes vary. We at The Glasshouse look forward to welcoming you back in the...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017

Had breakfast here and it did not disappoint - literally so much variety and tasty as well. A good selection of pastries. Very busy from 9:30 onwards.

Thank Belle M
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Belle M, We are thrilled you had a scrumptous feast at breakfast in The Glasshouse. We hope you have the opportunity to welcome you back in the very near future. Kind regards, Sally

Reviewed 30 October 2017

The service was excellent as was the choice of food and the company. The ambience you make yourself.

Thank Kate F
TheGroveHotel, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse @ The Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kate F, Thank you for taking the time to wrtie a review regarding your recent visit to The Stables restaurant, here at The Grove, we are pleased you enjoyed your evening. Kind regards, Sally

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Jayoh86
30 July 2017|
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Response from Kim F | Reviewed this property |
It's a carvery every day but the price depends on which day you go. I think is something like £46pp Sunday-Thursday and £57 Friday and Saturday.
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Amanda C
27 May 2017|
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Response from Karen J | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual. I was dresses fairly casually when there and did not feel out of place.
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Joeychoochoo
2 January 2017|
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Response from Samanthkc | Reviewed this property |
Hi - they are also open 6-9:30pm for Dinner. Cost is £56 per head on Saturdays for Dinner. Wine available by the glass or bottle - plan £30-£60 a bottle for a decent wine. If you can't see availability on the website try... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$54 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Grove Hotel, Chandler's Cross WD3 4TG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Chandler's Cross
  • Phone Number: +44 1923 888637
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Description
The Glasshouse restaurant is tucked away inside The Grove at Chandler's Cross - a luxury country house hotel set in 300 acres of woodlands in Hertfordshire. This lively, informal restaurant is nicknamed the 'theatre of cooking' as its chef prepare British, Asian and Mediterranean dishes in spectacular style, then serve them buffet-style for everyone to enjoy. The Glasshouse is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and the dining room is decorated with contemporary chandeliers, a backlit bar, floor to ceiling windows with views of the hotel's formal gardens, and designer chairs. Popular with fashionable hotel residents and locals for breakfast meetings, business lunches and relaxed evening meals, The Glasshouse is a fun and stylish dining destination.Please note this restaurant only takes bookings one month in advance.
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