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The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery

Great North Road | Hitchin, Graveley SG4 7EH, England
+44 1462 483586
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“beef” (4 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
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CUISINES
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Value
LOCATION
Great North Road | Hitchin, Graveley SG4 7EH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For a good carvery with hot food, friendly staff this is the place. Got seating reasonably quick as we didn't book. Food was good. Only issue would be for the last two visits they had run out of Turkey - we did get there about...More

Thank Paul K
Highwayman grav... h, General Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Paul, Thank you for taking time out of your day to leave us a review and your comments about our carvery are amazing to hear. I am glad we were able to seat you quickly, we do try our best to do so. I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the beef & ale pie which was good but not much mash. My wife had the small size carvery helping and it was plenty for her. Came quite quickly and that was 7.30pm on a Saturday evening.More

Thank brit1222
Highwayman grav... h, General Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Brit, Thank you for leaving us a review. The beef and ale pie is delicious isn't it and the carvery is really taking off. If you had said something to us, we would of been more than happy to get you some more. I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for the first time in a while as it had been refurbished and had started doing a care very so we though we would give it a try. It’ll be a while before we go back to be honest, we were showed to...More

Thank Craig F
Highwayman grav... h, General Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Craig, We are truly sorry you experienced this. I can assure you the chefs have just as much passion on the main menu as they do about the carvery. We do have chefs training and I will pass this on to them. On Sunday's...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here last sunday for a carvery. There was 8 of us, it was very busy but the gentleman at the door was able to find us a table almost straightaway. We had a look at the menu but had all decided we wanted carvery....More

Thank huggies123
Highwayman grav... h, General Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you so much for leaving us your feedback and a 5* is absolutely amazing to hear. I am so glad you enjoyed the carvery, it is fantastic and delicious and we try to give a range of veg to suit all. Having the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has been many things the last was Hungry horse, now its just a Green King and the change is not the best. The food was not as good, the roast potatos were like carboard, the Hunlers chicken was hunt the chicken, staff -...More

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Thank peterlee72018
Highwayman grav... h, General Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking time out of your day to leave a review. I apologise you felt let down by this visit. We check our carvery deck every hour for quality and temperature and log any issues raised in this. I will speak to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Sunday, we picked 2pm as we thought it was less busy, but car park was full! Not as busy inside, so we had the pick of tables. Not too noisy either, as we would have gone elsewhere if it was. Service at...More

Thank Elephantemg
Highwayman grav... h, General Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking time out of your day to leave us your feedback. I am so pleased you enjoyed the carvery, the meats certainly are delicious and the pig in blankets just top it off. I can only apologise about the service you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked Saturday night for eight folks and went to place our order. Half of the items on the menu that we tried to order were unavailable so most of us did not have the meal that we wanted. My second choice was a beef...More

Thank andrewlgc
Highwayman grav... h, Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for taking time out of your day to leave us a review. could you give me some clarification on you're comment " half the menu was off " as to my knowledge we had no breaded mushrooms which only affects 2 dishes...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well.....tried booking for 12 people next Wednesday, yes it is a lot, but the place is never busy when we have been in. Hardly rammed on a Wednesday, really??? I said, "so you are busy all night", and the lady, to be honest, didn't even...More

Thank gmai36
Highwayman grav... h, Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, my apologies on you not being able to secure a booking with us, may I ask who you spoke to on the phone ? we will always accommodate where we can and in the unfortunate event that we may have a few large booking...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on Tuesday for a carvery, staff very helpful and friendly, place was very clean tables were cleared and cleaned quickly, beef on the carvery was amazing, veg was good although I found the roast potatoes very dry nothing that a bit of lovely...More

Thank sandra l
Highwayman grav... h, Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking time out of you're day to leave us a review. I am really happy you enjoyed you're visit and thank you for the wonderful comments I will pass this on to the team. I regards to the roast potatoes please...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I come here every week with my nana and again usually with a friend or my boyfriend! really is my fave place for dinner as it’s such good value for money and their carvery is the best around! delicious hot carvery with a wide selection...More

Thank JessicaCyprus4eva
Highwayman grav... h, Manager at The Highwayman, Greene King Pub & Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for taking time out of you're day to leave us a review. I am really happy you enjoyed your visit and I am very pleased you come on a regular basis. we do like to regularly change veg options to keep it...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $14
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Great North Road | Hitchin, Graveley SG4 7EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Graveley
  • Phone Number: +44 1462 483586
Description
The Highwayman is a Greene King Pub & Carvery which offers great quality food and drink in a pub atmosphere that caters for all. We’re all about those everyday excuses to relax and unwind with friends and family. Our mouth-watering Carvery is served fresh every day and includes a choice of 3 succulent hand-carved roast meats, slow cooked for up to 14 hours. Alternatively choose from a selection of British pub food favourites. Our drinks range has been selected by experts to ensure the bar is well stocked with all of your favourite tipples. Make your selection from a wide range of wines, beers, national and local cask ales, craft beers, cocktails, spirits, and soft drinks. We look forward to welcoming you soon!
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