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The Duke's Head

) #1 of 10 Restaurants in Hatfield Heath $$ - $$$ , British,
High Street | Hatfield Broad Oak, Bishops Stortford, Hatfield Heath CM22 7HH, England
+44 1279 718598
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
High Street | Hatfield Broad Oak, Bishops Stortford, Hatfield Heath CM22 7HH, England
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1 - 10 of 309 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've popped in a couple of times here for a refreshing drink and a snack but the pub is quite posh to. They do a great offer of food and is a great family village to.

Thank Tommiddle
Reviewed 2 days ago

We dropped by for lunch in July, the service is hospitable and the setting pleasant. I just had to order the 'Scotch Egg Onion Bhaji' just to try it and wow! This was one of the most delicious creations i had tasted in a while,...More

Thank JohnMaclane
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have visited The Dukes Head many times over the last couple of years and never ever been disappointed! The food is delicious, well presented, and I do not think the prices are unreasonable. You get what you pay for and this is worth paying...More

2  Thank CazD77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place in the good pub guide. Great feel to the pub / restaurant. Hospitality was first class, and the food was top notch. I have driven past this place many times, so was glad I downloaded the good pub guide and read about...More

Thank Har14ty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited The Duke's Head for lunch with friends yesterday. None of us had been before and had only intended to have a drink and maybe a light snack. When we arrived we were greeted by a lovely smile from the lady behind the bar....More

Thank Yvie_066
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped to the dukes head today and had a great lunch. Great local meats and produce , warm friendly service, plus great outside seating. Well worth a visit 🍺

Thank bryan m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the dukes head is located in a beautiful part of essex and has a spacious comfortable restaurant area. the choice on the menu is not large , however all the meals offered looked appetising - i chose the steak , which was cooked well ,...More

Thank berniejBillericay
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food is good the service is great however the menu does not quite live up to its promise or price, trying to punch above its weight but nothing wrong with that if it succeeds, look forward to a return visit.

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I had a lovely meal here. I can see from other reviews that some are saying that the service is slow but my food (smoked haddock with poached egg and bubble and squeak ) was piping hot and clearly freshly cooked with fresh ingredients so...More

Thank christine5613
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

On arrival this place seems lovely. Its in a pretty Essex village and many people have said they had lovely meals here. So much so that you need to book in advance. Now.... The land lady was pleasant when we arrived and showed us to...More

Thank Hannah H
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senia w
13 April 2015|
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Response from Fairman49 | Reviewed this property |
There is a garden area with seating, but no smoking inside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Hatfield Broad Oak, Bishops Stortford, Hatfield Heath CM22 7HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hatfield Heath
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 718598
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The Duke's Head serves modern British cuisine in the heart of the quintessential Essex village. 'Village Pub & Dining' explains our concept perfectly. A warm, friendly, atmospheric pub, which happens to do excellent, locally sourced food! Along with friendly, helpful service, perfect pints and very good wine, this is somewhere that anyone would like to spend a few hours. Relaxing on our sunny patio under pretty parasols, with the children running in the garden or hiding in the quaint tree house or warming you feet in front of a roaring fire, with your dog by your side! Whatever the weather, a warm welcome is always guaranteed at The Duke's Head.
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