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Billy's Bar & Restaurant

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72 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SP, England
+44 1582 766188
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (12 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“potato skins” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30 Hours
££ - £££
72 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SP, England
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

the food was very greasy and not very enjoyable the hygene levels could have much much better it has a nice menu but the nice menu had no effect on the opposite of fabulous food

Thank Winston M
Reviewed 29 December 2017

I remember when this place was the place to be on a friday night after all the other pubs called time. Went back for a bite and a beer and I'm happy to say it hasn't lost any of it's unique "charm". Nice to see...More

Thank Eatin_thru_Malli
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Fabulous ribs, great service and lovely atmosphere. Great place for a family meal. Reasonably priced for the quality.

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Lovely lunch place looks small on he outside but it is huge on the inside. Lovely food and great staff, price range average for Watford.

Thank Sonja H
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

You’re better off buying some cans and standing outside in the rain. The bar staff just stare at you when you’re waiting at the bar. Have been a few times and it is always the same terrible service at the bar and for food. Spend...More

Thank bobbydaz100
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in Thursday evening with a few friends- wasn’t busy at all! (10 people Max in there)Waited patiently at the bar (we were the only people at the bar)- to be ignored by the bar-men! After at least a 10 minute of waiting we got...More

2  Thank Jules C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I've been going to Billys for many years! Always great fun, lovely people & staff & delish food & drinks! What ore can I say!

1  Thank Ivor_Kel
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Hadn't been to Billy's for years, due to its reputation in town! So as under new management who were apparently trying to up the class stakes and improve the food, drinks and reputation we thought we would try. Decor is a bit odd, almost as...More

1  Thank brendamiles3
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Menu greatly reduced now it's "changed" to Harry's. Apart from a couple of booths, it looks just the same. Vastly overpriced. All extras such as fries with meals are separately charged. 1 shared starter (greasy halloumi fries), 1 steak, 1 full ribs, 2 sweet potato...More

1  Thank Alison S
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I visited this place both before and after the revamp. Before, the potato skins and other food was lovely. The potato skins really stood out as being good. I recently revisited the newly named "Harry's". What a disappointment. I had a rack of ribs, sweet...More

1  Thank Ashley D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Harpenden
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 766188
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