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The Airman at Meppershall

16 Hitchin Road, Meppershall SG17 5JF, England
+44 1462 850853
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible24%
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“pavlova” (2 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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British, European
$$ - $$$
16 Hitchin Road, Meppershall SG17 5JF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came here for the first time for a birthday meal. We were seated in the pub area rather than the restaurant which isn't the most appealing in terms of decor. However, the food was really good. Nicely cooked, good portions and good value. Would...More

Thank jemma r
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Well where do I start.........myself and my partner went for lunch at the airman and firstly she ordered a crayfish sandwich (they had run out, these things happen in the build up to xmas). So instead, she decided to opt for the bacon and cheese...More

Thank andyb51435
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Used this pub/hotel several times in recent weeks. Good people, good food, comfortable rooms and good service.

Thank lee612299
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Welcoming, excellent beer, excellent service, excellent food - we had three courses, none of which could we fault, excellent value, lovely and warm feeling, clean and well presented without being overly grand. A place for everyone. We were holidaying nearby and had passed this place...More

Thank Fiona D
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Large family sunday lunch. Food was very good, wasnt overly busy which was good. When bill finally came we were overcharged for desserts we didnt have but we had this rectified.

Thank William P
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Although we live local to The Airman, we have not frequented for over a year. We booked in last minute for lunch, were seated promptly, and were served the most delicious roast beef dinner. The beef was plentiful and cooked to perfection and the accompanying...More

Thank Pete O
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Four of us were staying at Henlow bridge lakes and stumbled across the Airman hotel while out for supplies. We took a punt and we're glad we did. Nice traditional pub with hotel facilities and a function room. We were greeted by a friendly barman...More

Thank jwbpak
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Popped in here again with my husband as we we shocked at the price of a burger and chips at a nearby country pub... We ordered a burger each. A Cheddar and smoked bacon and a Stilton and mushroom... They were HUGE and DELICIOUS and...More

Thank Helene d
TheAirmanHotel, Front Office Manager at The Airman at Meppershall, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your burgers and found them good value. The burgers are very popular and most definitely HUGE!

Reviewed 5 June 2017

After a lengthy journey we were looking for somewhere to have lunch. We just came across this little gem by accident. The staff were very friendly and the food was great. They have a large marquee for weddings/parties and they also have rooms. Will be...More

Thank Julie P
TheAirmanHotel, Front Office Manager at The Airman at Meppershall, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thank you for your review, we are pleased to hear our staff looked after you and you enjoyed your meal. We hope to see you again if you are back in the area.

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We popped in on the off chance for a meal after our table being cancelled at another restaurant. The service was very good, and the food was to a high standard. We both had a three course meal with two drinks and the bill came...More

Thank Matt campo
TheAirmanHotel, Front Office Manager at The Airman at Meppershall, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thank you for your review, we are please to hear you enjoyed your meal and the service you received whilst dining at the hotel. Our menu is due to change shortly ready for the summer months ahead. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Hitchin Road, Meppershall SG17 5JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Meppershall
  • Phone Number: +44 1462 850853
An independent hotel and restaurant in the glorious Hertfordshire countryside, The Airman at Meppershall is an idyllic dining getaway mere miles from the sprawls of Luton and Bedford. Classically styled in keeping with its idyllic location, The Airman is comfortable and spacious, perfectly turned out with immaculate white tablecloths, gleaming glassware and polished brass candelabra style lighting. Working closely with local suppliers and producers, the kitchen team at The Airman use high quality, well sourced, seasonal ingredients in a menu of British favourites with a homemade, hearty flavour. A superb, considered children���s menu has cemented The Airman���s status as a favourite family destination while the Sunday Roast is truly unmissable.
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