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Aqua Ristorante

117 Fore Street, Hertford, England (Formerly The Bluecoat)
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Ranked #32 of 77 restaurants in Hertford
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Hertford, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Aqua ristorante in hertford shut down over four month ago update your web site is not there anymore gone check it yourself

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Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I visited Aqua Ristorante yesterday and I had to write a review straight away. The food was amazing, authentic Italian dishes, well priced and the portions were considerably larger than I expected. We had complimentary bread and oil on arrival and the service was outstanding. All of the staff were very pleasant, and it had a friendly atmosphere. I highly... More

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Hertfordshire, England
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Really good menu and obviously an excellent chef. The food was delivered promptly and is delicious and well-presented. The restaurant is let down by relatively small things that could so easily be improved. There is a small cloakroom there - but no one offered to take our coats (come on, it's a restaurant, not a cafe!). The service is, putting... More

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Herts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

This restaurant has been transformed into a lovely independent Italian restaurant . Great food at a reasonable price. Not a huge menu but certainly enough to choose from. Weekends are manic for the waiting staff , but that is testimony to the good reputation of the restaurant. The only negative are that the tables are a little close together so... More

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012 via mobile

Overall ok entertainment was great on the night which made up for the average food I would expect an Italian restaurant to have at least one or two options of pasta that are home made, none of many options were. Scallops were good and pasta with chilli and prawns was also good, my pasta was in a tomato sauce or... More

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Welwyn Garden City, England, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

When asked where the veal came from that was on the menu the staff admitted that they had no idea. All that they could tell us was that the veal came sliced up in plastic bags. Staff training needs to be improved. Food average.

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

Being a regular customer of Aqua at Welwyn, we thought we would try the Hertford Aqua. Maybe we hit on a bad night as during the evening only two other tables were occupied. Strangely my wife and I were taken through by a waiter in tatty jeans and a hooded sweatshirt to a table in the back corner of the... More

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London
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77 reviews 77 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

Hertford has it's fair share of good places to eat and Aqua has to be one of them. Only been there the once but found it to be very pleasant with good quality if not spectacular food and a good atmosphere helped I think by being jammed solid when we went. Only bad thing, and I hoped this was an... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

I called in September to book a table for a christmas night out, they were not taking bookings as the Christmas Menu was still not decided, there fore I checked EVERY week for the menu to appear!! When the menu finally appeared on line (4 weeks later & 20 calls to the resturant since!!) I called to book a table... More

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

Never fail to disappoint! Excellent food and service as always! Best italian in Hertfordshire by miles!

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