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The Silver Cup

££ - £££British, ,
St. Albans Road, Harpenden AL5 2JF, England
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (2 reviews)
“fantastic pub” (2 reviews)
“the pub” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Bar, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
St. Albans Road, Harpenden AL5 2JF, England
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Tony’s cooking is Harpenden’s secret! Monthly Steak or Fish night specials are outstanding both for quality and value. . Food is not served all day (no waste here) so you need to ask Tony in advance...you won’t regret bringing a dinner party to the Silver...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank A3060YElaura
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Brilliant quality food cooked to perfection. More top class restaurant than pub. A very pleasant evening and the landlord tony is charming.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I go here for lunch occasionally to meet a friend and they always do a very good baguette and pint. The baguette is well filled, fresh and very tasty. Beer is always good

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 879markf
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This pub is in a good location being only 5 minutes walk from the town centre, the beer is well kept and the food is fine. Service mainly good but variable.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Craig T
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Another stopover continuing our bar crawl in Harpenden. Very old pub, even down to the décor - all that was missing was the 90s smoke you used to get. Not many people inside the venue - actually just one when we arrived at 10:30pm. After...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SH05059
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Visited with family. Staff very friendly, the roast beef dinner was fresh and homemade gorgeous. Would definitely recommend a visit.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Mrscpfun
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Not many places in Hertfordshire have a crisp menu, a 4-5 options daily on locally made pork pies, AND homemade beef biltong - that is an improvement on the pre-bagged variants available generally. Add in friendly, international staff, tolerance and a well-run family business -...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank MardleyMassif
Reviewed 5 February 2018

good portion, very succulent, good colour and very tender, no grissle bits all cooked well. and a couple of desserts to choice from were good.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank hazel1965
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We celebrated my wife's birthday with 40 friends with a Spanish theme. Tony could not have been more helpful. He decorated the pub with Spanish flags, put on great Tapas and cooked a proper Paella. Two years ago when I had my birthday bash (this...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank JSPhols2015
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Having grown up in the area, I worked at this place many moons ago. Nice to see it's still going strong.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Eatin_thru_Malli
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
British, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Albans Road, Harpenden AL5 2JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Harpenden
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