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The Slug and Lettuce

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Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub
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13-15 Victoria Street, St. Albans AL1 3JJ, England
01727 857494
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here a few times for birthday lunches and almost always on a Monday to take advantage of the 50% off offer. They have recently changed the menu which are good but we miss the old menu, there are some good new dishes on the new menu but some of the healthier options are a bit bland. Service... More 

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Thank M L
sven160981, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Good evening, Thank you for your feedback. Sadly we no longer run 50% off on Mondays so you may have got the wrong branch (maybe you meant our neighbouring Slug in Harpenden). Even still though as a Slug this is lovely feedback to read even if it is not for us. Best wishes, Jade More 

Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a cocktail making masterclass for a hen party for a friend and there were 13 of us in total. It was lots of fun and we all enjoyed ourselves, the food was amazing and it was definitely worth the money you pay. I would highly recommend it as they did look after us.

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Thank 412katie
sven160981, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Hi Katie, Thank you for your feedback. We're very glad to hear that you enjoyed your evening here with us and especially glad that you found the masterclass fun and that our staff looked after you. I will make sure your comments are passed on to the rest of the team and hopefully look forward to welcoming you back in... More 

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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being a chain, there is nothing special about The Slug And Lettuce. The menu is ok, you will be able to find the drink you like, and you can have a pleasant evening. When full it will have very much the atmosphere of a bar our a modern pub and be quite loud, do might not be the right location... More 

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Thank Bernard v
SlugManagement, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Hi Bernard, Thank you for your feedback. We're glad to hear that you found our venue, staff and food good on your visit. Unfortunate to hear that you didn't think we were as special as maybe you were hoping but if you'd like to come along again we'd love to give you a complimentary glass of Prosecco on us which... More 

Benfleet, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Excellent Deli burger, nice surroundings and great service. Good choice of beers on tap. Kids menu, although limited, wasn't the usual junk restaurants seem to want to offer kids. There was actually some healthy choices. Still don't know why restaurants (and this ins't limited to the Slug and Lettuce), do not do away with a kids menu and simply offer... More 

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Thank John J
sven160981, General Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Hi John Thank you for your kind feedback I will ensure it is passed onto the team. As a thank you we would love to treat you to a free glass of bubbly next time you are in, just simply show this review along with some ID and we will sort this out for you. Look forward to welcoming you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

I phoned ahead and spoke to one of the supervisors, Callum, who assured me he would help make our anniversary a night to remember. When I arrived we had been given a whole section which had been decorated with flowers, candles and rose petals, and the staff were very friendly and took our order just as we needed them. Throughout... More 

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Thank Ryan M
sven160981, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Many thanks for your kind review, I'm very glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience. I will ensure your comments are passed onto Callum and the rest of the team and look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind Regards Dave More 

Markyate, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Arranged a cocktail masterclass and Buffett at the St Albans venue. Staff and evening were brilliant. Excellent value for money and staff were amazing.

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Thank donna_rose1
sven160981, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Many thanks for your kind review, glad to hear that you enjoyed the night. I will ensure your comments are passed onto the team and look forward to welcoming you again soon Kind Regards Dave More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

I went with friends, I reserved a booth online through their website which they where quick to confirm for me. They also gave me a call the day before to check if everything was still the same and if we would like some drinks on arrival. We had a great placed booth, great food and yummy cocktails! Cocktails, mocktails and... More 

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Thank Hannah B
sven160981, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Many thanks for your kind review and very glad to hear that you had a good night. I will ensure your comments are passed onto the team involved and look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind Regards Dave More 

Royston, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a Sunday with friends the atmosphere was friendly and the door staff make sure things run smoothly as it does get very busy. The two for one cocktails are excellent value and the pimms was particularly nice.

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Thank goat78
London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We went to the Slug and Lettuce last week for a retirement do. The bar staff were extremely friendly and advised us to buy a bottle of wine as it would work out cheaper than 2 large glasses. They had cordoned off an area at the back of the pub for us. The buffet was excellent.

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Thank annwillson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

I love it, when you visit this place. You are welcome with super friendly staff that make you feel happy with the lovely breakfast that is incredible delicious! 😊😊😊😊😊 & Meredith is awesome for her passion/very friendly service at the slug & lettuce, it really shows! Highly recommend :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $28
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-15 Victoria Street, St. Albans AL1 3JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St. Albans
  • Phone Number: 01727 857494

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