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Review of The Highwayman

The Highwayman
Ranked #10 of 78 Restaurants in Berkhamsted
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$12 - US$40
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Located in an old Georgian building this brasserie boasts a wonderful interior with several levels providing different dining environments overlooking an open, mezzanine kitchen. On arrival you will be greeted by our friendly, knowledgeable team and the lively ambience is complemented by a menu inspired by the simple, hearty dishes of M. Blanc's childhood. Alongside an appetising a la carte menu and carefully selected wine list we offer an excellent value set menu and on Sundays we serve a classic roast with all the trimmings. Younger diners can choose from a special children's menu or order a half sized portion of many of the a la carte dishes on offer.For summer dining our secluded terrace is the ideal escape.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little pub/restaurant staff are really welcoming and helpful. Atmosphere s good and really comfortable. Food excellent but a few dishes are a little expensive.

Thank David B
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HighwaymanBerko, Manager at The Highwayman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello David B,

Thank you for taking the time to send us a review. We pride ourselves on creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere to really make you feel at home whilst dining with us.

Best wishes

The Highwayman

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were table of 10 and had to preorder online which my 65 year old mum struggled with she call the night before and was told that is the deal or lose the table. I know this was probably during a busy service but not very helpful.

My brother then sorted the order on Friday.
We arrived at 8.00pm and the order was checked by 8.20. We then waited another 15mins for our drinks one was a cocktail and the bar was rammed. The staff were very friendly and pleasant but just not able to cope with the amount people. We finally got our mains at 9.40 pm. 3 had the fish curry and loved it. I had the steak it was standard. My husband had the lime chicken which was not to his taste. It's a nice place but a bit over priced for what you get and it was slow.

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Thank Mazza M
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HighwaymanBerko, Manager at The Highwayman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Mazza M,

Thank you for taking the time to send us in a review. We always really appreciate a pre-order so thank you very much for working with us.

I'm really sorry to hear that despite being good, your experience with us was not perfect. We would relish the opportunity to chat about this further. If you would like to do this please get in touch via email (highwayman.berkhamsted@whitebrasserie.com) or give us a call on 01442 285480.

Aside from this, I'm glad to read that most of our dishes went down well, the Malabar Fish Curry definitely is a firecracker of a dish!

I hope that the overall experience was a positive and memorable one and we look forward to hosting you again soon.

Best wishes

The Highwayman

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service can’t fault this place have visited several times and leave satisfied.!we went for Sunday lunch 2 courses £20.00 pp excellent highly recommend

Thank Joanne W
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HighwaymanBerko, Manager at The Highwayman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Joanne W,

Thank you for your lovely comments. The two course deal is always the cherry on the cake after a comforting tasty roast.

We also do unlimited fluffy roast potatoes and vegetables free of charge on Sundays!

Best wishes

The Highwayman

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting friends in Berkhamsted, and had a great evening drinking and dining here.

Enjoyed everything, from the interesting and varied menu, excellent service, pleasant surroundings, and perfectly cooked food!

Nothing more to say, other than we will definitely return when next in town!

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Thank steveomcfc
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HighwaymanBerko, Manager at The Highwayman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Steveomcfc,

It's always a pleasure to read such a fantastic review and that you had a memorable experience with us.

We are looking forward to seeing you again soon!

Best wishes

The Highwayman

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the October menu which is a great selection of starters, mains and puddings using pears. If pears not your thing don’t worry as there are courses which do not use pears. Highly recommend the steak and frites, and the sticky toffee pudding with Cointreau.
Service is warm and friendly, lovely dining room, food is delicious

Thank 366CarolineB366
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HighwaymanBerko, Manager at The Highwayman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Caroline B,

Thank you for taking the time to send us a review. Our set menu is such great value always using seasonal produce.

Keep an eye out for our next star ingredient in November's Set Menu!

Best wishes

The Highwayman

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