Eat and Drink

If you choose to dine in Dacorum you will find a multitude of options from modern restaurants, cafes, waterside dining and countryside pubs and Inns. Dacorum is home to a diverse mix of cultures and as a result offers a variety of cuisines and styles of cooking.

Hemel Hempstead

Alberto's, Old Town, Hemel Hempstead

Alberto’s is a famous local restaurant with over 30 years’ experience in classical Italian cooking. Located in the medieval old-town of Hemel Hempstead, our customers come to experience the vibrant flavours of the Mediterranean and the thrill of Italian hospitality.

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Alford Arms, Frithsden,
Nr Hemel Hempstead

Inside, Zoffany fabrics and antique artwork set the mood. Wooden tables and chairs gleaned from nearby auctions add the tone and an open fire stands ready.

Find the Alford and you'll find the seemingly impossible: Bibulous bonhommie and Great British food all served up with a calm, friendly efficiency.
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Cappuccio, Hemel Hempstead

Cappuccio is an italian Coffee Shop&Deli serving fresh coffee, wine & traditional home made Italian dishes. Hemel Hempstead

Fishery Inn, Hemel Hempstead

Simply put, The Fishery Inn in Hemel Hempstead is a fabulous  waterside pub serving up tasty, top-notch food (including fresh fish, delivered daily), alongside an eclectic range of wines and cask ales in cosy, stylish surroundings.

Drinking and dining on the Gran Union. Enjoy a spot of alfresco eating and drinking overlooking the Grand Union canal, dine with a difference in our opulently furnished restaurant, or cosy up to our crackling fires in the winter. Lovely.

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Frithsden Vineyard

Frithsden Vineyard, Frithsden,
Hemel Hempstead

Frithsden Vineyard is a boutique English vineyard and winery set in the foothills of the Chilterns. We are situated a few miles north of Berkhamsted, near the beautiful Ashridge Estate.

The vineyard was originally planted in 1971, by the previous owners, Peter and Ann Latchford. They enjoyed great success until the vines were grubbed up in 2001. Simon and Natalie Tooley discovered the site in 2005 and replanted it the following year. We have planted about 6000 vines at the vineyard. 

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Marchmont Arms, Hemel Hempstead

Piccots End, a beautiful converted stately home nestled amongst idyllic countryside on the outskirts of Hemel Hempstead.

Our characterful building is filled with cosy corners, comfy armchairs, open log fires and boasts a unique dining room. Chef’s freshly prepared menu and our carefully selected wines, ales and lagers are served daily from lunch right through until dinner.

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Red Squirrel Brewery, Potten End

The Red Squirrel Brewing Company started from humble beginning in Hertford, North Hertfordshire in 2004 building a major reputation for Dark beers and American IPA’s.

 With the initial launch of Red Squirrel London Porter and Redwood AIPA, both of which have achieved major Camra Gold Medals, with London Porter also achieving a bronze medal in the National Winter Beer Championships, making Red Squirrel London Porter one of the most Award winning Porters in the United Kingdom.

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Sunnyside, Hemel Hempstead

Hemel Food Gardens Farm Shop on Two Waters Way in Hemel Hempstead is open 10am – 3pm Monday to Saturday selling produce grown by Sunnyside Rural Trust – eggs, jam, vegetables, plants & apple juice as well as other local produce. 

The Trust provides work skills in horticulture at three sites for people with learning disabilities.

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The Bricklayers Arms, 18th Century Country Pub & Restaurant,

With beautiful surrounding countryside and nearby country walks over the rolling hills of the Chess Valley it's hard to believe that the Bricklayers Arms is within such easy reach.

A warm welcome awaits you in this beautiful grade II listed, 18th century pub by the Michaels family and their friendly and knowledgeable staff. Enjoy the cosy atmosphere when you step inside the rustic low oak beam interior full of character with its brick bar and real log fire. In Summer enjoy lunch in the garden surrounded by green pastures.

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The Greyhound Inn, Aldbury

Looking for a quintessentially English village within easy reach of the capital? A village where the pace of life is relaxed and gentle – far removed from your hectic London lifestyle? Where better place to visit for a weekend break or a relaxing Sunday lunch than The Greyhound Inn at Aldbury.  Overlooking the delightful duck pond and ancient stocks, you’ll find a stay at this historic former coaching inn will help you unwind the moment you cross the threshold.

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The Conservatory Restaurant, Boxmoor Lodge, Boxmoor

Indulge in a bite – morning, noon and night – An informal and relaxed atmosphere awaits, as does an extensive array of contemporary and traditional English dishes. 

Our menus are designed to evolve with the seasons ensuring there is always something to tempt all taste buds, be it an old favourite or something fresh and new.  

All the ingredients for a unique and memorable dining experience.

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The Flying Corkscrew, Gaddesden Estate,
Near Hemel Hempstead

The Flying Corkscrew is an award winning wine company known for its focus on properly made wines that are authenic, typical of their area of origin and good value. All the wines we offer have been tasted by us and chosen to achieve the best quality we can find for the price. A lot of our wines are made by smaller producers, some are organic, some use traditional winemaking methods but the real criteria are quality and value for money. If it is good - it gets in and we only sell wine that we would drink ourselves.

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The Greek Restaurant, Old Town, Hemel Hempstead

Yiannis & Andros welcome you to The Greek Restaurant, Hemel Hempstead. Come & experience fine Greek cuisine & renowned hospitality in our comfortable modern restaurant within a Grade Two listed building. The Greek Restaurant is located just off the Old Town in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire.

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The Lodge Bar & Kitchen at The Snow Centre

The Lodge Bar & Kitchen, The Snow Centre.
Hemel Hempstead

The Lodge Bar & Kitchen is the ultimate alpine dining experience.  As soon as you arrive at the Lodge you be transported to the comfort of a log-fire filled cabin nestled in the Alps, taking in the authentic sights, sounds and smells with a view over the slopes. 

Here everyone can enjoy an authentic Apres ski atmosphere at its finest.  Divulge in traditional Austrian dishes or some of your favourite dishes from around the globe. 

It’s an experience like no other, whether you’re just looking for somewhere to enjoy a drink, watch the latest sport or have an unforgettable meal, make yourself at home in The Lodge.

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The Red Lion, Water End,
Hemel Hempstead

The Red Lion, near the river in Water End, is our modern interpretation of an original public house. It is a warm and friendly meeting place, serving great food and drink all day.

The Red Lion combines comfort and style with a relaxed atmosphere in a building that dates back to the early 1700s.

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Haresfoot Brewery

Beer meticulously brewed using the finest hops and malted barley, Haresfoot
resurrects our brewing heritage, being the first Berkhamsted brewery since 1914.


ASK, Berkhamsted

ASK Italian in Berkhamsted is a place for great food and warm service. Think fresh bread made to tear and share.
A glass of fine wine worth deserving of your time. Delicious main dishes prepared the traditional way.
Everything we know and love about Italian food is served straight to your table.

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Gatsby, Berkhamsted

The Gatsby opened its doors in November 2005. Since then we have become the premier destination for fine food and drink in Hertfordshire and the surrounding area.

Our reputation is founded upon attentive service and a well balanced menu using the finest ingredients. The bar offers an extensive wine, cocktail and champagne menu in a relaxed and refined environment.

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Kings Arms, Berkhamsted

A bar, restaurant and rooms in the heart of the historic town of Berkhamsted, the Kings Arms is a stylish place to eat, drink and relax.  With 15 boutique en-suite bedrooms and a function room with a wedding licence, the listed building is the perfect venue for an intimate event or celebration.

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The Old Mill, Berkhamsted

The old mill is a fine pub beside the Grand Union Canal and The building retains the character of its Georgian & Victorian origins. We serve the good stuff, fresh seasonal food, a quality pint, great wine, well-made coffee, all with a genuine welcome for old guests and new.

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Tring Brewery, Tring

Tring Brewery prides itself on crafting a range of award winning ales and offering high levels of customer service.  Discover beers such as Side Pocket for a Toad, Ridgeway, Moongazer and others in local pubs and bars or head to our brewery shop for beer, fresh from the cask.

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Beechwood Fine Foods, Tring

Fresh, British and locally sourced

Since opening in 2010 we have delighted in supplying the best of British and locally sourced produce at our farm shop located in Tring, Hertfordshire.

From seasonal fruit and veg, hand-picked in Ivinghoe, to chorizo and other smoked and cured meats from Woburn, you can be assured of quality and freshness all the time. 
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The Akeman, Tring

The Akeman is located in the heart of the market town of Tring, and boasts a stylish bar, restaurant, courtyard garden and open theatre kitchen.  Quality food and drink is served all day every day in a menu which flexes from breakfast across to lunch and dinner.

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The Robin Hood, Tring


This is a lovely 16th Century pub, right on the edge of Tring town centre. With its log burning stoves and cosy low ceilings, the pub delivers a warm welcome in every sense - plus an exciting menu, excellent real ales and good old-fashioned service with a smile.

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Kings Langley

Dailing & Co, Kings Langley

Dailing & Co opened in May 2009 to offer our village, Kings Langley and everyone in the area great Coffees, treats and a terrific selection of British & Continental foods and International wines.

We've always loved going to great delis and wine shops. Seeing that our community was in need of such a place and greatly encouraged by our friends and neighbours, we finally got the chance to put our dreams to the test and plunged in headfirst!

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Oscars Pizza, Kings Langley

 Oscars Pizza is a Sicilian owned family restaurant founded in 1996 by Tony Russo.  After 18 years, we are still growing from strenght to strenght. 

Our excellent reputation is due to our consistently high standard of food, provided at affordable prices, in a frindley, informal atmosphere.  Polite staff and high quality service add to the Oscars experience.  We provide a setting which is lively, without being overly noisy and you will never feel rushed to finish your meal.

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The Rose & Crown, Kings Langley

Simply put, The Rose & Crown in Kings Langley is a fabulous village pub and restaurant serving up tasty, top-notch food alongside an eclectic range of  wines and cask ales in cosy, stylish surroundings.

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Sweet as a Button, Kings Langley

A little treat in the heart of Kings Langley. We opened our doors to a warm and welcoming community in July 2013.

We aim to take you back to your childhood with our wide selection of retro individuals, Boiled sweets and Pick and Mix. We are constantly rotating our gift confectionery to suit each season, intriguing the taste buds with new, top quality, & mouthwatering flavours.

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Young Pretender, Kings Langley

Our stunning pub and restaurant set back from the Hempstead Road in Kings Langley is the perfect choice when you want to relax and enjoy great service and freshly cooked food.

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Aubrey Park Hotel Restaurant & Bar

Aubrey Park Hotel Restaurant & Bar,
On the Outskirts of Hemel Hempstead

Dine in contemporary surrounding overlooking peaceful woodland or take a drink on the patio at the Aubrey Park Hotel. 

Our wonderful new Brasserie has been completely transformed into a stylish yet welcoming modern eatery that aspires to be among the top restaurants in Hemel Hempstead. 

Our menu has been carefully created by our excellent Head Chef with all our dishes being freshly prepared with locally sourced produce and perfectly cooked to order.

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Harpers Food, Luton

Harpers have been trading for over 40 years and are a butcher, fine food retailer, coffee shop and provide external catering services.  Additionally we offer vintage themed afternoon teas, special food tasting events and craft fairs. We have a licensed function room for hire ideal for weddings, funerals, parties and special events. 

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