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The Thatchers

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Stortford Road, Hatfield Heath CM22 7DU, England
+44 1279 730270
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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are regular visitors ro Hatfield Heath from Manchester. We always visit the Thatchers as we find it a friendly pub. We have had a few meals and have always enjoyed them, but I have to say the SMOKED HADDOCK, mash, wilted spinach Poached egg and Grain Mustard sauce was amazing . Thank You . We will be back

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were friendly and welcoming as soon as we entered this beautiful pub, it had been recommended by the owner of the B and B where we were staying and we were not disappointed. We arrived at the Thatchers at around 6pm on a Friday expecting to have a long wait for a table as we had not booked,... More 

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a family lunch. Parent with limited mobility so reasonably easy to access as no steps. Chose the pea and onion soup which was stunning in it's presentation. Also tasted gorgeous. Smoked haddock also lovely, as were my partner' mussels. Friendly staff and good service. Visited a few times before and have never been disappointed. Recommended!

Thank Jacky M
Hong Kong, China
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8 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoy a dining experience in a classical cottage, feeling the countryside culture as witness of family, friendship gathering in a village. Warm feeling aming the people lived with simple life.

Thank Kelvin Y
Waltham Abbey, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

We popped in on the off chance on a very busy day and we were kindly accommodated. Unfortunately (and understandably) some of the menu items were not available as they had sold out, so we decided not to eat. My poor review score is not due to any of the above but the extortionate price for the tea. We had... More 

Thank KeithEgroup
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Staff were friendly and good car park. Food was not great at all. Burger small with hard edge, mushy peas not tasty, fish a bit greasy. Chips were average.

Thank Zoe S
Whittlesey, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed April 11, 2017

My wife and I had a pub lunch at The Thatchers and enjoyed it immensely. The pub is full of old wooden beams and a fireplace, very cozy. The staff are friendly and efficient, the beer selection is adequate. It is easily found on the main street of Hatfield Heath and from there you can go for a nice walk... More 

Thank Alec M
2 reviews
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Been to the thatchers many times for Sunday lunch has always been really lovely food went this Sunday I can honestly say the food was disgusting the potatoes were like they were yesterday's leftovers the beef was defiantly not the usual rib of beef and the food was cold the gravy which is normally very nice flavour was tasteless and... More 

Thank Joan H
Elsenham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Having been a couple of times before over the last year, we thought we'd try Sunday lunch. Very dissapointed, service wasn't great, may have been to a large group of travellers popping in for a couple of pints (well behaved and polite). The time between starter and main was long and when the meals did arrive we had no cutlery,... More 

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Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed April 7, 2017

Quiet cozy atmosphere with a warm friendly greeting on arrival. The menu has changed slightly as has the furniture which is a healthy sign in the current climate. We ordered Fish and Chips and Burger with Triple cooked chips, the food was well presented and very enjoyable. As a quiet chat was needed the pub was very suitable as was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stortford Road, Hatfield Heath CM22 7DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hatfield Heath
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 730270

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