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The Ivy House

3.0 of 5
London Rd, Chalfont St. Giles HP8 4RS , England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cazes-Mondenard France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a joy to stay in such a clean welcoming establishment. The staff and owner were so attentive and went the extra mile to accommodate our every need. The food was extremely good especially the Sunday roast. The prices were very reasonable and bettered one of the larger chains that we used to stay with.

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

It is always nice for the team to hear that we have satisfied our guests.....thank yhou for cheering us on we all appreciate it very much. We also know that we are only as good as last week so it is important to keep our feet firmly on the ground. Thank you ....yours sincerely Alfie More 

Kettering, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed a quick stay over as we were picking up a new car from Amersham ,and as we didn't want to go home to Rutland so soon, we decided on a night stop. We knew of the Ivy House for supper's and Drinks whilst we both lived in Little Hampden and Gt Missenden years before. So we decided to... More 

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

Thank you for you nice review and I am so sorry that the "Ghost" did not appear.....perhaps it was an Easter Break. I hope you got your new car back home safely and that it was fun to drive. More importantly I hope you are feeling a better as I remember that one of you kind ladies felt a little... More 

Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great meal and perfect service. The menu choice was spot on and wine selection was fab, the Ivy House is a great local pub. The new management and team are doing a wonderful job - will be back very soon. Thank you!

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review......I have just told the kitchen team and the servers who are working and there was a big cheer......it really lights up their lives. Thank you yours sincerely Alfie More 

london
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

below on everything written including the driving past for twenty plus years. Taken there today by my daughters for a Mothers' Day lunch. Lovely. Will be returning soon and booking a quick taxi trip home.

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

Apologires for this late reply but somehow I missed the notificatio. Thank you so much for your kind comments it is always good to know that we have managed to get a tick......it makes the work worthwhile. Thank you Yours sincerely Alfie More 

Watford
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156 reviews 156 reviews
72 hotel reviews
221 helpful votes 221 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We've been here a couple of times since the new owners took over. They have returned some character to the pub very well and the menu is small but everything is home made and of a high quality, service was good even though it was rammed.Our roastie was delicious and portions were huge, I couldn't finish it! Still had room... More 

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and for you kind words. It is nice to know that we are making progress and nice reviews are always good motivators!!! We know there is still loads to do but we are in a lovely area with really nice guests and we will keep trying to do... More 

Watford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Asked a friend where to make my mum for Lunch didn't say it was a special Bday - however loved the look of the menu and went - what a lovely welcome staff extremely attentive which is unheard of these days - food amazing. Will be going back If you are in the area well worth a vist

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments......they really help to motivate the team and it is nice to hear that we are moving in the right direction. Yours sincerely Alfie More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

I came in last night with my partner and just had to remark on the wonderful service we received. I ordered the sirloin steak which was cooked to perfection and my husband had the lamb rump that we both really enjoyed. However the real stars of tonight were the staff members serving us, Natalie(think she was the one in charge)... More 

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you kind review.....Natalie and the team are thrilled. It is pleasing to know that all went well and thank you for taking the time to comment. Yours sincerely Alfie More 

London
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30 reviews 30 reviews
28 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Staff here are very friendly with a personalised check in service, and the morning breakfast is very lovely. My room was well appointed with a comfortable bed and the shower had excellent water pressure. Only downside is the locale's proximity to the road - could be noisy in summertime if you need the windows open.

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment and for your kind words. We will be looking at ways of managing the noise as I agree the road is busy so it is important for us to find a solution. Yours sincerely Alfie More 

St Ives, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights recently and we were returning having discovered this gem a few months earlier. Our first visit coincided with a new owner taking over and although it was early days it was obvious that they knew what they were doing and that this place could only get better. Delighted to report that it has, we were... More 

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

THank you for your kind words which the whole team really appreciate. Yes there is still a great deal to be done and focus on the rooms is a priority now as we started with the pub. Having nice guests staying with us also makes our work worthwhile so thank you for "Cheering Us On" and for your kind comments.... More 

High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Really nice pub a short distance from Amersham towards the chalfonts. Great range of drinks. Really nice food and a nice garden. The only downside is that the pub is next to quite a busy road which can detract from the country feel. Would recommend though. You won't regret it!

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AlfieMolinaro, Owner at The Ivy House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment and for your nice review. We still have work to do and we will be trying to find a solution to managing the noise as the road can be busy. Thanaks again for taking the time to write we do appreciate it. Yours sincerely Alfie More 

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