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King William IV

Chishill Road, Heydon SG8 8PW, England
+44 1763 838773
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Chishill Road, Heydon SG8 8PW, England
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1 - 10 of 370 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We both had the Chicken Cordon Bleu, it was honestly, without a doubt, the most delicious meal we have ever had. From start to finish. And the staff were so kind, nothing was too much trouble! You must go.

Thank Amy F
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

BRILLIANT! We are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us. Do come back soon. And thank you for taking the time to post a review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of those rare venues that has a lovely rustic feel AND caters very well for vegetarians. Food is very good and the venue has a nice historic 'feel' to it. I don't want to encourage people too much to attend this place...More

Thank Garrett P
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great review and soo pleased that you are already thinking about your next visit! Please ask us about Christmas 2018 next time you pop in!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only managed 2 courses; we were absolutely stuffed. What a wonderful menu for vegetarians, not a boring rosotto in sight! I enjoyed a delicious vegetable and goats cheese wellington as my main, and as the chef had confired that the bue cheese sauce my...More

Thank JacquelineIreland_10
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for the lovely review. We do hope to see you back again soon, maybe you will have room for dessert next time!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not the first visit to this quirky pub/restaurant and definitely not the last. Friendly knowledgeable staff who are attentive without being obtrusive. Great selection of ales wines and soft drinks but the food is the jewel in this Kings crown. We had ribs (huge portion)that...More

Thank seangrace
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Well thank you from all of us here at the King William. I have made sure the team read your review as praise like this is worth its weight in gold!

Reviewed 19 February 2018

We went there as a group of four for lunch, after it being highly recommended by locals, and we really were not disappointed, A really lovely old English Pub, with all the farming tackle adorning the walls, and some suspended swing tables. service was satisfactory,...More

Thank PaulMCol
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

BIG thank you to you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Did you know we have our own secluded guest accommodation?

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

I treated my husband to lunch at this lovely pub for his birthday. We received a warm welcome. Good range of dishes on the menu. Prompt, attentive and courteous service. The food was delicious and piping hot 👏. My husband chose whitebait and beer battered...More

Thank Susan R
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thank you so much for this lovely review. We love to hear from you!

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Had dinner here the other night with friends. Great menu great service good drinks/wine list. Everything was prepared fresh and tasted delicious, we also had great service. Everything went well. Plenty of seating here but always wise to book as the place gets very busy....More

Thank Getabout01
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Many thanks for this lovely review, we really appreciate you taking the time to write this. Looking forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We went to this pub for lunch the service was terrible only one waiter which was ran off her feet we waited 1/2 hr for our drinks and then 20 minuets for the starters plates to be tacked away . We will not be gone...More

2  Thank Alexandra O
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

I am really sorry to hear this and please accept my apologies for not meeting your expectations. This is really unusual. Please contact us if you consider visiting us again so we can ensure everything goes right for you.

Reviewed 26 January 2018

This is my favourite pub local to us, we usually go here if we are celebrating a birthday or something. Well 13 of us went last night for my brother's 50th birthday and it was brilliant. Excellent food and excellent service as always. A great...More

Thank ianellmers
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Love this pub my partner and I are there every Sunday for our roast treat! Amelie Ted and becks are all amazing Liam and Ryan of course are too. A must visit for a truly quirky staff friendly atmosphere 💜

Thank nicole b
Gillian M, Manager at King William IV, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Glad you are fans of ours!! We love having you visit and thank you for such a nice review!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chishill Road, Heydon SG8 8PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Heydon
  • Phone Number: +44 1763 838773
  • E-mail
Description
Our 16th Century Inn is set in the heart of the glorious Cambridgeshire countyside yet only one hour's drive from London or twenty minutes from the beautiful University city of Cambridge. We serve real ales and an excellent selection of bar meals. The restaurant is a perfect for a romantic evening for two or a party of up to 70. An excellent venue for business lucheon or dinner parties by arrangement. Please note that our opening hours are slightly different to our serving hours. Serving Times: Mon-Fri: 12:00-2:00 pm 6:00 - 9:30 pm Sat: 12:00-9:30 pm Sun: 12:00-9:00 pm
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