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Star

33 Luton Road, Chalton LU4 9UJ, England
01525-87-22-48
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
“duck” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
33 Luton Road, Chalton LU4 9UJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have often visited the Star over many years. A beautiful pub in beautiful surroundings and, historically, good reliable service and staff. Our last visit showed it really needs a shake up on the management front. We were amongst the first visitors in the morning...More

Thank IanMcLoone
Simon T, Guest Relations Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi IanMcLoone, Many thanks for your review of the Star in Chalton. We really do value all feedback, be it good or bad. With regards to your comments on the shake up of the management, we are currently in the process of finding a new...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch with my daughter and her family. We all enjoyed our choice of food except my fried fish was a little dry.There were six of us and we all ate our meals up.More

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank Paddy143
Simon T, Guest Relations Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Paddy143, Many thanks for your 5* review. I'm very glad you enjoyed your meals and ate them all. Apologies about your fish, the team would have been more than happy to do you a new one. I will pass this feedback on to the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great meal with work. Food was great, price to match the standard, so great. Friendly staff. Would go again

Thank David C
Simon T, Guest Relations Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi David C, Thank you very much for your 5* review of The Star, Chalton. Glad to hear your food was great and you found the waiting team friendly. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Simon A. Tyas

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Read previous reviews that seemed a bit varied concerning food quality and service. We found that the food was very good with an excellent choice on the menu. We decided to order from the Sunday roast menu. It arrived in good time and was a...More

Thank Robin B
Simon T, Guest Relations Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Robin B, Thanks for your review of your recent visit. I am so glad you gave us the chance to prove ourselves after reading some of our recent reviews as times have been tough at The Star, however we are turning a corner and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sisters and me had a meal here last Wednesday. We hadn’t booked but we’re quickly shown to a table even though it was quite busy. We all enjoyed our meals and the service was prompt and efficient. As my sister’s Chicken Tikka Makanni Tiffin...More

Thank Ann B
Simon T, Guest Relations Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ann B, Many thanks for your 4* review of The Star, Chalton. I am very glad to hear you enjoyed your meals and found the service prompt and effiecient. And I hope you did as instructed and ate your meal before your chocolate treat?...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been to the star for sometime but went for a family meal at 6.30 in the evening on a Wednesday and was pleasantly surprised to see lots of table full. Very friendly staff and well looked after by SimonMore

Thank 609debs
Simon T, Guest Relations Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi 609debs, Many thanks for your review and kind words. The Star is currently going through a very tough period of change and to receive feedback like this fantastic, I will make sure all the team see this to so they are aware that there...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We consider the Star to be our "local restaurant" and have been going there approximately once a month for over 20 years. Over this time it has had its ups and downs, but more ups than downs. Our visit on Saturday was the worst it...More

Thank sue190747
Simon T, Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi sue190747, First and foremost I would like to thank you for taking the time to leave us this feedback. It is very important to hear both good and bad experiences to prevent it from happening again and improve to bring the Star back to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First impressions, nice cosy little pub. However, I ordered a caesar salad that I wish I hadn't. simply the worst one ive ever had, consisted of five little gem leaves, not even cut up ,just arranged round the bowl, with a soggy crouton on each...More

Thank Tracey H
Simon T, Guest Relations Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Tracey H, I'm sorry to read yesterdays visit to the Star was very disappointing for you. This isn't how our dishes should be leaving the kitchen and we are currently looking into why and how this has happened. If you wish to pass on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here a few times and the meals and service has always been excellent, however it wasn't to be this time. Service was very slow. The food wasn't brilliant either. Mostly cold or luke warm. The meat from the Sunday lunch was a bit...More

Review collected in partnership with Chef & Brewer
Thank Girliebop
Simon T, Guest Relations Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Girliebop, Many thanks for your review, I do apologise that your visit wasn't great on this occasion and really appreciate the honest feedback. The Star is currently going through a period of change and isn't shining as bright as it once was. If you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely evening. The food was excellent and there was a lot of choice. The staff were very friendly and helpful especially Emily from NottinghamMore

Thank timberlake2017
Simon T, Guest Relations Manager at Star, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi timberlake2017, Many thanks for your 5* review of the Star, I have passed your message onto Emily, as this isn't a site she usually works at so wouldn't have seen it otherwise. We are glad you enjoyed your food and found the team friendly...More

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tonysnips
8 June 2016|
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Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
They are also allowed in the pub too now
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mark c
19 April 2016|
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Response from 655jeanah | Reviewed this property |
Nope
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Margaret_and_Sean
10 February 2015|
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Response from Rose J | Reviewed this property |
They do have a special menu for Valentines evening but you will need to ring them to ask about a reservation as I was a customer dining there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Luton Road, Chalton LU4 9UJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Chalton
  • Phone Number: 01525-87-22-48
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