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Grand Junction Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Bulbourne Road | Bulbourne, Tring HP23 5QE, England
+44 1442 891400
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fish curry” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Bulbourne Road | Bulbourne, Tring HP23 5QE, England
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1 - 10 of 443 reviews

Reviewed September 18, 2018

Came here for dinner so we could sit outside. Lovely evening. It was very busy and after ordering I was told that food would be at least one hour. The starters came after 15 minutes and the main courses soon after starters cleared. No complaints...More

Thank lenphotographic
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Only planned for a swift drink but stayed for lunch. Thoroughly enjoyed a liver & bacon and special of the day (pork gyros). Great customer service, excellent meal in pleasant surroundings. Will visit again.

Thank CarolineinBeds
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Stopped for lunch, was expecting to have a Ploughmans which we have had before and is excellant. Told only Sunday Lunch served today so we went for the beef, well it was great, presentation was lovely, very large yorkshire pudding filled with beef and lovely...More

Thank DAVID K
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

I know it's a pub, but stopped in on a cycle ride and thought we'd have a quick coffee while the kids played. As it had a nice looking restaurant I thought it would be good coffee. It was disgusting, out of sine kind of...More

3  Thank Louise A
mrtring, Owner at Grand Junction Arms, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Thank you for your kind words, I will call the company first thing And say that the five thousand pound coffee machine that you sold us is rubbish. Please In box me on the quality of the milk and sugar

Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately this place has gone downhill, service is slow and without a smile on 2 separate occasions that we visited in August. They also did not have any coke/Diet Coke or sparkling water. A distinct lack of stock or disorganisation when it comes to ordering...More

5  Thank Gemma C
mrtring, Owner at Grand Junction Arms, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you for your kind words

Reviewed August 21, 2018

The pub has a great beer garden next to the canal - which is great for families and dog walkers. It had changed hands a couple of times and for a little while opening times were "flexible". Limited choice of ales but OK for a...More

1  Thank Alex M
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

After reading bad reviews, we still wanted to try the pub with beautiful garden along the canal...Bad Choice!!! We ordered Halloumi Burger and my friend ordered Haddock and Chips. Halloumi burger was biggest disappoitment. Soggy cheese (microvawe??) and slimy mushrooms in stale bun. Not edible....More

4  Thank immoleake
mrtring, Owner at Grand Junction Arms, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you for your kind words, look forward not seeing you again

Reviewed August 19, 2018

Went to this pub with a beautiful setting to watch a play that was put on in the grounds. We pre-booked a table online for 6pm, and had to wait to be confirrmed but it never was. So we turned up and asked but they...More

6  Thank Mandy A
mrtring, Owner at Grand Junction Arms, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you for your kind words

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

We came for lunch on a Saturday, and sat outside so our little one could play on the play equipment in the big beer garden by the canal. It’s a lovely setting in fairness. I went in to order the food and get some drinks,...More

5  Thank JohnnoWFC
mrtring, Owner at Grand Junction Arms, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you for your kind words

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

This pub used to be great, we first visited 7 years ago and the food was incredible. Since that time we've visited regularly as it's been a great stop for lunch and a pint after a good dog walk. Over the years the quality has...More

6  Thank goosey777
mrtring, Owner at Grand Junction Arms, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you for your kind words👍

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Glenda M
October 10, 2018|
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Response from Sonya T | Reviewed this property |
Grand Union Canal
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Bianca F
July 11, 2018|
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Response from grandjunctionarms | Property representative |
Hi. We are more than happy for dogs to visit in the garden or bar area of the pub, but we keep the raised inside area dog free. Hope that helps Mick
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Graham B
April 24, 2015|
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Response from grandjunctionarms | Property representative |
Yes we certainly do! We have quite a few gluten free dishes to choose from!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Wednesday
12:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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