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Grand Junction Arms

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Bulbourne Road | Bulbourne, Tring HP23 5QE, England
+44 1442 891400
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fast but tasty food, very accomadating although very busy, lively and plenty of atmosphere, reasonable prices, warming and cosy lovely for a sunday afternoin lunch

1 Thank Suzanne W
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was ok. Food was average. Fish was small, peas were hard, chips were ok ....... not best value, certainly eaten better at local chippy

Thank rob j
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Eaten here several times. Menu consistently good. Waitress very helpful dealing with dietary issues. Service neither slow nor rushed. Always a pleasure to visit. We will be back soon.

2 Thank jcwallen
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Tucked away by the Grand Union canal, pleasant pub with good choice of beers including ale from the Tring Brewery. On a summers day great place to sit in the garden next to the canal. Today a bit cold so nice to sit in the bar which is nicely decorated with 'rustic' furniture. Good food menu with plenty of variation.... More 

Thank Andy N
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited this place midweek, still very busy but managed to get a table. Excellent steak with chilli. Staff very friendly with a good selection of drinks.

1 Thank Jerry B
Bragg Creek, Canada
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

It's a 'free' pub so first and foremost you get a broad choice of beers rather than the fairly limited choice in the local tied pubs. The food also gives you a wider choice than most pubs, the menu varies regularly and all the dishes are well prepared and generously portioned. Being on the canal means the number of customers... More 

1 Thank TrevorWarne
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Three of us had lunch today in the Grand Junction Arms. Lovely setting right by the canal. Big garden if the weather allows outside dining. The staff were friendly. Food was simple that we ordered but very well cooked. I enjoyed my fishcake with a poached egg on top and coveted with Hollandaise sauce. Highly recommend a visit. Loved hearing... More 

1 Thank Sandra A
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Really impressed by this lovely pub. 4 of us visited on a Friday night and had the perfect pub meal experience. Delicious food made to a very high standard, very fresh fish and chips and a superb fish curry. The young lady who served us was a delight, very friendly and helpful. A great location by the canal, beer garden... More 

1 Thank Oddishblue
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Stopped for lunch during a canal-side bike ride. The food was fresh and delicious and the setting lovely. Perfect location! Highly recommended!

Thank Caryl P
London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

We called in because we were passing and it was lunchtime and both had the haddock and chips from the menu. It was honestly the best fish and chips we have had in years. It was piping hot, the batter was light and crispy, the haddock cooked just right and the chips obviously from real potatoes, not reconstituted, and double... More 

Thank JonVanner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $19
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulbourne Road | Bulbourne, Tring HP23 5QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Tring
  • Phone Number: +44 1442 891400
A traditional pub nestling alongside the tow path of the grand union canal. You can enjoy fantastic views of the water from the garden or inside the pub , plus there's a large carpark.
Use the free WiFi, read the papers, enjoy a capuccino or a three course meal.
Something for everyone

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