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The Akeman

) #14 of 34 Restaurants in Tring $$ - $$$ , British,
9 Akeman Street, Tring HP23 6AA, England
+44 1442 826027
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (9 reviews)
“pork belly” (8 reviews)
“halloumi” (8 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
9 Akeman Street, Tring HP23 6AA, England
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1 - 10 of 565 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to this pub before a walk around Tring Park which meant we also had our 4 month puppy with us, in addition to my partners son. We hadn't booked yet despite them being busy they accommodated us! Great variety of food. Good kids menu,...More

Thank RebeccaJDavies
OISite, Manager at The Akeman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi RebeccaJDavies, Thank you for the lovely comments and review, we'd love to welcome you back any time! Kind Regards, The Akeman Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here earlier this week when dropping daughter off at local school. Food was lovely. Husband had Sunday dinner option, daughter fish and chips, son had child's meal and I had lasagne special. Food was absolutely fantastic, with friendly and quick service. Enjoyed it so...More

Thank Jane E
OISite, Manager at The Akeman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jane E, Thank you for the lovely review, we look forwards to seeing you later in the week! Kind Regards, The Akeman Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated our wedding anniversary here recently and it felt like it had lost some of it's va-va-voom. There are quite a few restaurants in Tring now so there's plenty of competition and The Akeman really needs to up it's game. It just feels a...More

Thank Marc S
OISite, General Manager at The Akeman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Marc S, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review on your recent visit to us. We value all feedback and will be speaking the relevant parties regarding this issue in our next team meeting. We would like to apologise for the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere, some staff offer good service. The food is nice and I would say better than average however it does not warrant the price it is sold at. The cocktails here are definitely worth a try.More

Thank Bainesybuck
OISite, General Manager at The Akeman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Bainesybuck, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback upon your recent experience with us. We will be taking your comments on board and passing them to the team and implement training in areas we feel are required. We are saddened that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have just got round to reviewing the Akeman at Tring as thinking about this years Christmas do now, we went as a party of 14 last December for our Christmas meal, and to say it was disappointing is an understatement, steaks came out over cooked,...More

Thank wirley1066
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I took my daughter and sister to this restaurant, having looked it up on Tripadvisor. We were not disappointed, as the place was very modern, clean, good service and delicious food. We were all very impressed. It has a nice outdoor section, which during this...More

Thank Z2251COrichard
OISite, Manager at The Akeman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Z2251COrichard, Thank you for leaving such a positive review, your comments will be passed on to the rest of the team, we are very pleased you enjoyed your visit. There are several pay and display car parks within the vicinity, the most useful (if...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017

A large group of us started off our Friday night meal with cocktails in the spacious bar. The atmosphere soon turned lively as you would expect on a Friday evening. Our food was pre-ordered and the waiting staff ensured that we were all served quickly....More

Thank 215katrinaj
OISite, General Manager at The Akeman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Hi 215katrinaj, Thank you for your feedback on your recent visit with your friends. We will be passing the lovely comments through to the Kitchen team and Waiting staff with the promptness of the service. We pride ourselves with our specials as it gives the...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Very popular at weekends and geared more towards the younger generation but you can get decent, if a bit on the expensive side, food at The Akeman and a good selection of wine and beers.

Thank Parish56
OISite, General Manager at The Akeman, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Hi Parish56, Thank You for your review. We are glad to hear you enjoy the Beer and Wine selection Here at The Akeman. Hope you will pop in soon to sample some more. Kind Regards, Eamonn and The Akeman Team.

Reviewed 6 June 2017

My husband and I had a late lunch here on Friday June 2nd (about 2.30/3pm-ish). We had the scotch egg and risotto (husband had the burger). The food was exceptional (best burger my husband has ever had apparently!) and the scotch egg was amazing; I...More

Thank BeccyLee
OISite, General Manager at The Akeman, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Hi BeccyLee, Thank you for your review, It's really good to hear you enjoyed your lunch with us at that the Burger was the best your husband has ever had that's very high praise indeed. Next time your in if you mention to the waiting...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

The last time I reviewed this place it was for dinner and it was great. I have been a few times since but the time has come for an update. The venue is still very good but the service of late has had a turn...More

Thank Floyd M
OISite, General Manager at The Akeman, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Hello Floyd M, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are sorry to hear that you didn't feel the service you received was up to standard. All our staff are trained to the highest standard and have been with us for a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Akeman Street, Tring HP23 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Tring
  • Phone Number: +44 1442 826027
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