We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Beautiful pub”
Review of Fish and Eels

Fish and Eels
Reserve a table
2
Wed, 01/12
20:00
Ranked #3 of 61 Restaurants in Hoddesdon
Cuisines: British
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: The Fish and Eels in Hoddesdon is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.
Reviewed 19 October 2021 via mobile

Beautiful pub located on a canal side. We came here for father’s day meal and there was a set menu which has really good options on, even for myself and my mum who are pescatarians. They did at first try to sit us on a high table and as I am pregnant I asked if they had anything else available, and straight away they found us a more suitable table, which I was really grateful for. The food was absolutely lovely, I would definitely come back again.

Date of visit: May 2021
1  Thank kmratesplates
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
General Manager A, Manager at Fish and Eels, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2021

Good Morning Kmratesplates,

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review! It's great to hear that you chose to celebrate Father's Day with us and that our team we were able to help with your requirements.

Our kitchen team work perfecting the dishes that we serve so they will be over the moon with your comments. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to those that were working.

We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Kind Regards,

Will & The Fish & Eels Team.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a reviewReviews (1,607)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

22 - 26 of 1,607 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2021

After visiting the pub before Covid, our first return visit was meet with big smiles. The deco has been completely updated with different seating sections all complimentary to each other, great colour scheme and lovely live fires...

The food was also exceptional, with options available normally found in a restaurant rather than a pub! The pie of the day was really tasty.

Great waiting staff who just seemed so happy to be back working in a busy pub.

Highly recommend..and now want to return for Sunday lunch ...

Date of visit: October 2021
Thank helsbels20
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
General Manager A, Manager at Fish and Eels, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2021

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your recent feedback, we are so pleased you loved your visit with us! We always love to hear our guests have a great time and we will be sure to pas on your kind words to our kitchen team.

Once again we Thank you for your kind feedback and we look forward to seeing you again soon

Many Thanks

Emma and The FIsh and Eels Team

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 October 2021

Was staying at Dobbs Weir Caravan Park and this pub is a very short walk away, so perfect location for us. Based in beautiful surroundings overlooking the weir.

We had a fantastic server, Michelle, who attended to us swiftly. Our drinks arrived quickly and the food was outstanding.

I can highly recommend the Fish and Eels if you are in the area.

Date of visit: October 2021
    • Value
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Mark_isle_of_wight
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
General Manager A, Manager at Fish and Eels, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2021

Good Morning Mark_isle_of_wight,

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a stunning review! Your support is very much appreciated.

We are over the moon that you decided to join us for lunch and that you got to experience all that the Fish & Eels has to offer. We're very fortunate to have such idyllic surroundings and we take great pride in being able to share that with our guests.

Michelle is an asset to our team and is truly one of the best! I will be sure to pass on your kind comments to her and the kitchen team.

We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Kind Regards,

Will & The Fish & Eels Team.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 October 2021 via mobile

Visited with a friend for brunch this morning. It has a really lovely setting despite the rain when we were there. The brunch menu had plenty of options for us to choose from and very efficient service from Ellice.

Date of visit: October 2021
Thank 661ags
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
General Manager A, Manager at Fish and Eels, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2021

Good Morning 661ags,

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review! We very much believe that our brunch menu offers something for everyone so we're happy to hear you and your friend enjoyed brunch with us. I will be sure to pass on your kind comments to Ellice.

Once again, thank you for your review and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Kind Regards,

Will & The Fish & Eels Team.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 October 2021

Amazing Sunday roast, lovely atmosphere and great, attentive service from our waitress Kat. 100% recommend :)

Date of visit: October 2021
Thank R8375LPnellc
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
General Manager A, Manager at Fish and Eels, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2021

Good Morning R8375lpnellc,

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review!

We're over the moon that you chose to dine with us for Sunday lunch and will be sure to pass on your kind comments to the kitchen team and Cat.

We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Kind Regards,

Will & The Fish & Eels Team.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Fish and Eels also viewed

Cheshunt, Hertfordshire
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
 
Enfield, Greater London
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
 

Been to Fish and Eels? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
© 2021 TripAdvisor LLC All rights reserved.

This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in Singapore. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu.