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The Vestry Restaurant & Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


US$24 - US$32
Bar, European, British, International
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews lamb ice cream pre theatre meal mayflower theatre going to the theatre set menu booked a table christmas party food was lovely waiting staff courses matinee
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a pre-theatre meal having eaten here before as location is excellent for The Mayflower. Had downloaded a copy of the menu and we had both made our menu choices, unfortunately when we got there my hubby’s choice of starter and main were not...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there for a pre theatre meal .Good surroundings pretty with fairy lights ?The old church lovely space.The waitress was very pleasant .The menu we felt lacked flair with not a lot of choice which isn’t always a bad thing as you feel it...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank countrygarden7676
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

Here with childhood friend for an overdue catch up. Clean, professional, very classy establishment. Waiting staff very highly trained and I felt like a princess. I drank too much but soaked it up with gorgeous food. Even toilets are nice.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank HelenKayu
Reviewed 17 January 2019

Had a pre theatre dinner. The location is great for the theatre and the interior is very lovely. Food excellent quality and great service.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank carolsmith2001
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

I visited the Vestry in December with friends from work for our Christmas meal. We had a few drinks before we sat down and the setting was all very festive to suit the occasion. It was a bit weird that we were the only people...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 10 January 2019

From the friendly Matt who took our booking on the phone, to the waitress Amy and the Sous Chef Tim who came to tell us about the menu we were impressed. We had booked early to have a leisurely meal before the theatre and were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank florence089
Reviewed 3 January 2019

Booked for dinner before the panto. After the on line booking system told us it was full booked, we rung and got a table, however we and one other table of 6 were the only ones there. Had to eat Christmas menu (on the 27th)...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 411nickn
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Thank you Vestry team for an amazing Christmas lunch for 52 guests! The arrangements were trouble free, the service was fantastic, and the food was amazing. Everything ran like clockwork - we couldn't have been more pleased.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rachel732015
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Came here for the Christmas lunch set menu. The chicken and ham terrine starter was ok, but the ‘Sirloin of beef’ consisted of two thin slices of meat, swimming in so much watery parsnip purée that it was rendered completely tasteless. The gravy was also...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Newswalrus
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Please don't bother booking your Christmas do here. For the price the the food is awful. The winter vegetable pie was basically the normal veg being served that night with some mashed potato slapped in top and the rest wasn't great. For £37 I would...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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23 January 2017|
Response from Jade M | Property representative |
Good afternoon, I hope you are well, thank you for your enquiry, yes we do organize this sort of parties too, If you would like to talk about it in more detail, please feel free to email us and we will get back to you... More
Jessica T
16 January 2017|
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Response from Jade M | Property representative |
Yes we do, within the ladies toilets
21 June 2016|
Response from kareng551 | Reviewed this property |
It's not really a burger and chips place. Allow about £19 for a two course meal excluding drinks.
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