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The Gatsby

97 The High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 2DG , England
01442 870403
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Ranked #3 of 43 restaurants in Berkhamsted
Cuisines: European
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Most recent review
- Apr 21, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

A mixed menu ( check it online before booking) and prices quite high for this type of venue. £75 for 4 with only soft drink and glasses of wine - not bottles. Service was good but at times hard to attract a waitress and a man played the piano to the room. Food well cooked and presented. The restaurant is... More

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Tring, Hertfordshire
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

I've only ever had drinks here before going to the Rex (the Rex is above!) but I've never had any complaints. It's nice, I think, to sit out the front & watch the cars/people go by! I've been here a few times over the years.

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We tend to use the Gatsby for special occasions and once again we were not disappointed. The food, atmosphere and service was first class and I cant wait for the next special occasion..

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Tring, Herts
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We booked a table earlier this week to enjoy a drink and bar snacks before going to The Rex (cinema next door). The table was booked for 6.45pm and we ordered snacks five minutes later. After 40 minutes our snacks had still not arrived and I went to ask what was happening as the film was due to start shortly.... More

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Buckinghamshire, England
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I had arranged a surprise meal for my daughter and her friends. We ordered and paid for drinks at the bar and after a very long time the drinks were finally ready. The other bar tenders kept getting in the way of the young lady who was serving us. By this time we went to our table, no time to... More

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bedfordshire uk
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

This place is amazing! the service and food was brilliant and even though I visited midweek and it was quiet there was still a lovely atmosphere. The waiting staff were attentive, helpful and professional and the food was delicious.

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Visited a couple of weeks ago - Bar area nice and staff friendly. Meal was excellent - menu gave a good choice and food was well presented and very nice. Good drinks choice and very comfortable. Highly recommended, we had a great time and definitely very nice for a special occasion.

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

When we visit Henley upon Thames in the warmer months, there are always 2 MUST visits on the way home - The Boat (lovely Fuller's pub on the river) and pop in The Rex. On our last visit we tried The Gatsby for a change- we was not disappointed. My wife had the set menu (which I secretly wish I... More

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Spacious art deco setting, very good staff and a chef who is inventive make The Gatsby a venue of excellence. London restaurants, with a few (and expensive) exceptions should visit it for ideas. A la carte dining is a joy and the lunch and pre-cinema menu at £15 for two exceptional courses plus a glass of wine is superb value.... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Went to The Gatsby last night for a drink to celebrate a friend getting a new job. Bar staff alll very young and inexperienced judging by the confused, scared looks on their faces. I ordered a Sidecar which was poorly presented, definitely glass half empty rather than glass half full. It also tasted and smelled very strongly of lime, which... More

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