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St James Restaurant

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30 High Street, Bushey WD23 3HL, England
+44 20 8950 2480
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to St. James restaurant tonight. The meal was good. It was a little annoying that we were there before our friends and we said we would wait for drinks until they came. The minute they arrived they were asked for drinks and said could they at least sit down and talk first. Just a little too much push. However... More 

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Thank Adrienne C
Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here last Thursday night, our Starter's were lovely as well as the mains apart from the boneless whole seabass which wasn't great but it didn't matter because everything else was great. The staff are friendly and polite. Although, very expensive similar to michelin-starred restaurants in Central London. Would come here again but only on a special occasion.

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Thank HJM315
Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there with friends and had a lovely meal. It had a great atmosphere and had a nice table next to the window. The staff were friendly and service was excellent. We all enjoyed the choices we made and the food was delicious. We had a lovely evening and look forward to returning soon.

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Thank CaroleH2012
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always good....my favourite restaurant in the area....great atmosphere friendly staff, and everyone always goes out of their way to be helpful and accommodating. They deserve to be busy, and I've never had a bad meal there.

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Thank andreamitchell007
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's been a while since I had dinner at this gen tucked away on the High Street and as always, I left feeling completely satisfied! The service is outstanding - from the owner and manager to each one of the waiting staff. They are friendly and welcoming without being overbearing. However, as good as the service is, the food is... More 

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Thank Ann P
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a couple of weeks ago and been very busy since but determined to post a review as so disgusted at treatment from staff who were so disinterested and very condensing. As only two of four of us was drinking wine and one of them was driving we ordered a half bottle of wine and were questioned by the waiter... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to St.James' a few times and this was a family celebration. What a disappointing meal. The waiters looked tired, were not at all attentive in fact they looked like serving us was doing us a favour. The food was not at it's usually high standard which we have come to expect. We all independently said that there... More 

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Thank 222Boston11
Watford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent menu great choice of fish and meat all beautifully served and presented. Fast efficient service. Very busy but to be expected on a Bank Holiday Saturday evening in prime time. Lovely wine list too

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Thank kaypiper
Coventry, United Kingdom
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340 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Took a group of colleagues here for dinner. The restaurant has a nice ambience and the staff were very charming. The menu is fairly extensive, modern European style. I tried the Monkfish starter and the Venison as a main, both were expertly cooked and delicious. Everyone enjoyed the meal so will definately look to return.

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Thank Martin H
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2017

My wfie and I went to St James - which was highly recommended to us - and my meal was outstanding, my wife on the other hand did have a problem with hers....this can be expected in any restaurant (it cant always go right), to us it is how they recover...WOW the service and care and apologies were what one... More 

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Thank Ken J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 High Street, Bushey WD23 3HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Bushey
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8950 2480

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?