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The Portland Arms

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63 Portland Street | 63 Portland Street, AL3 4RA, St Albans AL3 4RA, England
+44 1727 851463
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
“pie” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
British, Pub, Bar
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
63 Portland Street | 63 Portland Street, AL3 4RA, St Albans AL3 4RA, England
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the Sunday Roast at the Portland Arms. Greeted by the really friendly Landlady who made us most welcome we were handed the very limited Sunday menu. Not a problem after all as that just what we are after. The food was excellent, as...More

1  Thank sodiy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a drink at the pub whilst out walking... Lush little pub and Caz who runs it is lovely.. A hidden gem, a little bit off the beaten track, but well worth a visit! Only had a drink today but will definitely be back...More

1  Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

This was the greatest food I have had,I ate a lovely roast beef.friendly service, cosy atmosphere ,yummy food and some delightful drinks. I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to St Albans portland arms.

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere was friendly and the food was delicious. Caz is such a lovely bar manager , very delightful and wonderful service . I had a roast dinner and the meat was cooked perfect and the roast potatoes were yummy and the gravy was perfect...More

Thank Angel D
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Met a friend for a catch up and lunch. The atmosphere was lovely with good music playing in the background and not to loud. The food was excellent, very tasty and all freshly homemade ! We both had the burgers and shared a pudding. The...More

Thank Carole J
Reviewed 11 March 2018

I think this place must have changed since the rave reviews of the Sunday roast lunch were last written. I had the slow roast lamb. My wife had the pork. Neither were of what I would call acceptable quality. Both were overcooked. The meat was...More

1  Thank Devin T
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

I can highly recommend the steak pie, very tasty. Nice atmosphere, friendly, welcoming traditional local boozer. Friendly and helpful staff. Only criticism was the narrow range of fullers ales on tap, just esb and pride as I recall would have been good to see an...More

Thank TomP2013
Reviewed 25 January 2018

It was a great no nonsense pub Sunday lunch, the service was friendly, the food was great, you couldn't have asked for more. Lovely side dish of cauliflower cheese too which was particularly tasty.

Thank Bruciebouns
Reviewed 15 January 2018

xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxGreat Sunday Roast, Good Wine, fire lit and great selection of board games. Perfect Sunday afternoon xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

1  Thank Andyangela_0
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Having been to the carol concert at The Abbey we really wanted a pub lunch.Tried a few other pubs & all too packed but after a walk through Verulamium we decided to try this pub out.A little treasure & we had a fealty nice lunch.I...More

Thank PhilMerridan
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Response from Martin M | Reviewed this property |
Premier Inn in the town centre ... or St Michaels Manor (different price bracket)!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$19
Cuisine
British, Pub, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Portland Street | 63 Portland Street, AL3 4RA, St Albans AL3 4RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 851463
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