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Hartwell House

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Oxford Road, Hartwell, Aylesbury HP17 8NR, England
+44 1296 747444
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Oxford, England
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402 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 312 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The car park was quite full when we arrived. I was pleased to see the hill down to the hotel had been gritted. You can drop people off at the door. Upon arrival we were ushered through the Great Hall into a lovely lounge overlooking the gardens. We were immediately offered drinks which arrived promptly with nibbles and olives, shortly... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautiful setting. A promising seat right next to the fire however we visited in January and the room was freezing cold! most of the guests in the room looked like they were shivering! we made the best of it and looked forward to our cream tea. The sandwiches were lovely and fresh but a little bit uninspiring , the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Hartwell House for a celebratory lunch and were really impressed. We were warmly greeted and settled for an aperitif in one of the stunning public rooms, with amazing 18th century ceiling and fireplace, and paintings and glorious furniture to match. Wow! Then we had the Hartwell Experience Lunch - 6 courses, if you count the coffee for... More 

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North Bucks
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140 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten at Hartwell House on a number of occasions. It is conveniently located for family get-togerhers and we have had pleasant experiences there in the past. We visited just after New Year and enjoyed the same warm welcome, nibbles in one of the wonderful reception rooms and the same wonderful dining room. However, food was not up to... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Extremely nice bedroom and excellent dinner and breakfast. Checked out of hotel at 10.30am and will be returning for afternoon tea with a friend whose birthday is today. Nice grounds for walking and indoor pool/spa if wished. House decorated for Christmas and nothing too much trouble for staff.

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Clonakilty, Ireland
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent. Enjoyable afternoon in beautiful surroundings. Would recommend this to anybody as a special treat.

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Haddenham, United Kingdom
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

From the moment we arrived for lunch we were treated beautifully by staff. Lovely dining room and the lunch was delicious. Thank you.

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Thank Marianne M
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Visited on a Wednesday lunch time and had lunch, which was first class. The surrounds, service and food you could not fault. We had two course,s for £25.00 such good value. Have been coming here for many years and will be for many years to come.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Had dinner and breakfast here and both were outstanding. Waiter service was superb as well. Would come again. Great place for special events

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Went to celebrate my partner's birthday. The management provided the list of options that we could choose from. Once we made our choice they were extremely helpful and suggested witch wine to serve. A few weeks before the party they arranged for us to sample the menu that we had chosen. The night of the party the staff were superb... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, European
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oxford Road, Hartwell, Aylesbury HP17 8NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Aylesbury  >  Hartwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1296 747444
  • This restaurant is at Hartwell House

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