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The Waterlounge - CLOSED

31 Water Lane, Bishops Stortford CM23 2JZ, England
+44 1279 508508
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
19 Nov 2016
“Another great night”
29 Jun 2014
“Please don't close!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Seafood, International, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
31 Water Lane, Bishops Stortford CM23 2JZ, England
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11 - 20 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 7 May 2013

I have been here a few times with friends and it is really nice. Its nice to be able to go somewhere in Stortford that doesnt feel like you are at a youth club! It has a lovely feel about the place, very informal and...More

Thank Homeandeat
Reviewed 15 April 2013

With so many venues now catering for the 18-25 age group it was a pleasant change to find somewhere that caters for the over 35,s. The majority of customers were in this age bracket, all in smart casual dress and enjoying being able to talk...More

Thank Pete D
Reviewed 29 March 2013

Had a table booked, waitress took order but waited over an hour just to get drinks. Food not bad though when it eventually arrived. At the end of the night, complained to the manager about the poor service but he was extremely rude and effectively...More

3  Thank Notavailablewhy
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Dined here Saturday night on a party of 6 . First impression was it was extremely loud as we are all 50 plus but we do get used to it after a while. The service was very good , the beer was nice and cold...More

Thank licksmith
Reviewed 19 March 2013

What a great place - have now managed to try most dishes on the menu and have been with friends, parents, children, work colleagues and a date or two!! Love the house French Rose, love the crispy chilli beef, love the decor, love the Friday...More

Thank Lesleyann21
Reviewed 17 March 2013

we visited the waterlounge last weekend and was so dissapointed with the quality of food and the change to the menu . we have had several meals there usually on a sunday, with a good bottle of wine, however last weekend the food was awlful...More

2  Thank jillgerry
Reviewed 14 March 2013

I have never write a review before, but now I decide to do so. Waterlounge is/or was one of my favourite places in town to have a really nice food and drink. Lately everything is changing from good to terrible. Food lost the quality as...More

2  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 6 March 2013

I have been to the Waterlounge twice. Both times it has been a very fun night. My first visit was done as a couple and the second was done with a group of friends. The tapas style food is lovely and I both times the...More

Thank FaboFinds
Reviewed 17 February 2013 via mobile

I love going to restaurants and having things like sharing platters where you get a bit of everything. This is exactly how this place operates - same idea as tapas but not all Spanish. You can have a bit of pork belly with a bit...More

Thank kimruffelle
Reviewed 10 December 2012

Took my wife here last week for dinner as we wanted to try something different from all the samey restaurants in town. Had heard great things about the waterlounge and it didn't disappoint! There is a varied menu, all small dishes so you can have...More

3  Thank RadeshC
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Water Lane, Bishops Stortford CM23 2JZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Bishops Stortford
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 508508
  • E-mail
The Waterlounge is the perfect place to enjoy a drink, share food and simply relax. Discover an eclectic tapas style menu, made only from fresh local produce, a fine selection of wines, speciality beers and a cocktail list that offers a unique twist on a classic theme. We love music and regularly host our most talented local bands and musicians.
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