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The Marchmont Arms

Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
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Piccotts End, Hemel Hempstead HP1 3AT, England
01442 254320
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

our food was delicious, I loved the sticky duck salad, and the scallops. The staff were friendly and attentive.

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Thank gordmau
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Have visited a couple of times this month. There is a lot of choice on the menu. The bar and garden seem very nice - though we were in the restaurant area. Food came out promptly and service polite. Unfortunate that a couple of us were unable to eat all of our steak because of too much gristle. For the... More 

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Thank 5H3R1D4N
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been going to this restaurant for years and have known it when the food was absolutely delicious. I had heard it had gone downhill and decided to try again only to find that it was below average at best. It's either a new chef or the old has got other things on his mind. The bottom line is... More 

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Thank Ellie R
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We had our wedding reception here. The staff were helpful and friendly and really accommodated us throughout the whole process. The communication was excellent, the food was lovely. We had our own little section in the conservatory bit so it felt very private. Lovely grounds, really pretty. Couldn't have asked for a better day. Very happy

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Thank Deema A
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I haven't been for a little as it is quite pricey. Lovely atmosphere although it can get very noisy.

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Thank HouseofFun
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was lovely and I would like to give it 4 stars if only the toilets were cleaner and the outside tables wiped down between customers. If it worked out mobility access to the garden better and even inside as there are a lot of steps and slope and if the service staff serviced outside as well as in... More 

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Thank None Of Your B
cambridgeshire
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83 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely old building, The menu on display outside is only half of the full menu. The place portrays itself as being upmarket with prices to match. Despite the impression they are trying to create the expectation is that you order at the bar and carry everything apart from food to your table. We walked into the place, found the... More 

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Thank dinghyking
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a get together of eight old friends. I booked the meal so concerned that the meal and venue would be please everyone in our group. I need not have worried as the staff were very attentive but placed in a private area where we were not disturbed by any other diners. It was a hot day so we had... More 

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Thank Coxy106
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start by saying - I never mind paying for good food or a good dining experience. The Marchment Arms is overpriced for basic food and very poor service. The waiters do not know their on menu and I was told that the bar staff on duty did not know how to make the cocktail I ordered off of... More 

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Thank amyflynn2
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely pub derived restaurant. Good service, food served hot and within a reasonable time. Probably not best suited to restless kids as it is quite upmarket but if you can get them to sit fairly still and behave for an hour then it's worth it! We went for Sunday lunch which was very nice.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 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 - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piccotts End, Hemel Hempstead HP1 3AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hemel Hempstead
  • Phone Number: 01442 254320

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London, United Kingdom
hemel hempstead
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?