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Battle Axes Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
Butterfly Lane | Elstree, Elstree WD6 3AD, England
+44 20 8 9531049
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“pudding” (12 reviews)
“sea bass” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Butterfly Lane | Elstree, Elstree WD6 3AD, England
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1 - 10 of 495 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Really nice restaurant fantastic food great service would highly recommend they accommodate you very well nice pub garden the decor is modern nothing is too much trouble

Thank tracy G
Reviewed 3 days ago

On arrival left waiting to be seated with no acknowledgment from the manager even though she was only a few feet away, not a good start!! Ordering was slow & new waitress seemed to be doing most of it alone. The table next to us...More

Thank Netty10821
Reviewed 1 week ago

NO meet and greet NO chicken NO pies NO lasagne NO red wine sauce NO balsamic NO cheese board NO warmth NO atmosphere NO service NOT going back

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1  Thank Jerry D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a busy weekend of work, I thought it would be a nice treat for my boyfriend and I to go out for a Sunday roast dinner, however I now wish I had saved the money, bought the ingredients and cooked it for myself.... On...More

1  Thank rubybuttons87
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here a couple of times since my last review. Best item on lunch menu is sea bass florentine. Sea bass with crisp skin. Hollandaise sauce. new potatoes and spinach . All under £8. terrific value

1  Thank Christ0pherF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poor service, no one behind the bar. Toilets blocked and smelly, kind of excusable late at night but this was 3 in the afternoon. Also not a great selection of beers. 2 pumps were out.More

Thank Tom P
Amanda S, General Manager at Battle Axes Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear sir. I am sorry to hear about your experience however it is unusual unless we are quite busy for no-one to be behind the bar which in that case someone would have taken your order at the table as well as brought your drinks...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had some Tesco vouchers to use.the reviews were mixed so i wondered what it would be like. We visited during the week, It was not desperately busy.I was delighted that they have a proper shortcrust steak pie, not a flaky pastry top crust. The...More

1  Thank r p
Amanda S, General Manager at Battle Axes Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review I am so pleased you enjoyed your meals we have a new menu on the 19th September and the festive menu which runs in December that you can use your Tesco vouchers we look forward to seeing you soon General...More

Reviewed August 21, 2017

Had a friendly welcome and taken to a table for 2 which was far too close to other tables so we asked if we could sit at a more secluded one, which we did. The waitress was helpful and when asked if we ordered at...More

2  Thank 802pamela
Reviewed August 19, 2017

Food was great but on this visit the service was not so good. Have been here many times in the past and the service has always been good. I guess the staff must habeen having an off day

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2  Thank John H
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

My fiance and I came in for a bite to eat. I should mention that we were driving from shropshire so were unfamiliar with the area. The sign on the host stand says "find a table and we'll come to you" As we enter to...More

Thank Dan A
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September 7, 2017|
Response from keith t | Reviewed this property |
0208 9531049 ask for Mandy
December 29, 2016|
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Response from Dale M | Reviewed this property |
They turned our dog away so we left him in the car as weather was ok
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$22 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Butterfly Lane | Elstree, Elstree WD6 3AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Elstree
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8 9531049
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