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Galley Hall

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Hailey Lane | Hertford SG13 7NY, Hertford SG13 7NY, England
+44 1992 462906
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: A welcoming family-run country pub with good food and friendly staff...
A welcoming family-run country pub with good food and friendly staff. Extensive outdoor seating with a children's play area makes this a great venue for family dining. Food available all day at weekends.
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Visitor rating
  • 49
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Garden

Food OK but you can only eat burgers or so in the patio area , not what you want to do on a nice day, won't come back for food

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
26rumbold
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Hoddesdon, United Kingdom
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108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

Meal was ok nothing to write home about but was disappointed as we had gone there for a meal to eat in the garden as it was a nice sunny day only to be told only burgers and jacket potatos are served in the garden. Will not be going there again for a meal I felt that our meal had... More 

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Hoddesdon, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Food OK but you can only eat burgers or so in the patio area , not what you want to do on a nice day, won't come back for food

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Hertfordshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

My husband and I often come to eat here ,with our teenage boys . The portion are very large and good homely feel to the pub and cooking . Really good service by friendly staff . Really good for families would recommend

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Essex
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Enjoyed a good night at the Galley Hall on 9th May good food I had Cod & Chips a good portion atmosphere was good and staff were pleasant

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Royston, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Been here a few times now and certainly have no complaints. On this occasion our party opted for the roast turkey, lamb and burgers. All extremely good especially the Sunday roasts. Served up piping hot and as ever good portions. The real ales are spot on and thoroughly recommend the Galley Hall.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Went with family had a lovely afternoon lovely efficient staff excellent food really large portions and child's menu food was cooked to perfection and value for money sat in garden after while children played in secure play area the whole day was very enjoyable will tell all my friends defiantly go back

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alisonpurdy2014, Manager at Galley Hall, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. I am delighted that you and your family enjoyed your visit to us so much and look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I can only go on my experience and the last two occaisions were not very good.This is a shame because at one time i would have and did say to freinds and staff at the pub that it was the best pub food id eaten in 30 years.I really dont know what went wrong but the food was just nowhere... More 

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alisonpurdy2014, Manager at Galley Hall, responded to this review

I am sorry that you didn't enjoy your food on your most recent visits to The Galley Hall. I am extremely frustrated that instead of complaining at the time so that we could have rectified the problem, you chose instead to post a lengthy complaint online. We work hard to provide our customers with great service and high quality meals... More 

Hertford
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

A party of 25. Service a little slow but everyone do all have each course at the same time. Good pub grub, perfectly cooked steak but disappointing chicken. On the whole good food at reasonable price, pleasant staff and large portions good value for a pub.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Visited with 6 friends on easter sunday the resturant wasn't busy we didn't booked and was seated straight away. Food was nice however the lady who served us watched over us like a hawk. When we had finished our meals they were very persistent for us to pay and once again she watched over us as we worked out the... More 

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alisonpurdy2014, Manager at Galley Hall, responded to this review

I understand that we were able to accommodate you and your party at short notice on Easter Sunday in between bookings and that was explained to you before you were seated. If our waitress seemed a little over-attentive this was merely to ensure that there was no delay for the next booking. Incidentally, our Sunday roasts are priced at a... More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Always good food, huge portions. Dare anyone to eat three courses !! Entertainment on a Friday night is a welcome new addition. Now a regular haunt

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hailey Lane | Hertford SG13 7NY, Hertford SG13 7NY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hertford
  • Phone Number: +44 1992 462906

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 24
  • Cuisine: English, Pub

Description

A welcoming family-run country pub with good food and friendly staff. Extensive outdoor seating with a children's play area makes this a great venue for family dining. Food available all day at weekends.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?