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Let’s do what we can to support our local eateries in these tough times: 

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Stanstead Abbotts & surrounding villages

Hertfordshire is now in Lockdown so unfortunately eat-in is no longer available at local eateries and pubs

The Oak, High St, Stanstead Abbotts. Currently closed but the Lobster Pot seafood stall in the car park behind the pub is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm.

The Red Lion, High St Stanstead Abbotts. Takeaway food menu   Friday & Saturday 5pm-9pm, Sunday 12noon to 5pm, delicious roasts, pasta & pizza – collection only. Try the seafood linguine!

The Jolly Fisherman Station Road, Stanstead Abbotts. 01920 870125. Closed.

The Fox & Hounds, Hunsdon 01279 843999 – Terrace shop open Wed & Sat 10-1pm & hatch serving coffees and pastries – 2 High St, Hunsdon, SG12 8NH. Sunday roasts & weekend takeaway food available. Online ordering available. See the FB page for more details

The White Hart, Roydon 01279 792118, 43 High Street Harlow, CM19 5EA. Free delivery 7 days a week for up to 3 miles from the pub with a charge of £3.50 to addresses outside this area. See website for menu.

Seaway’s in Stanstead Abbotts is open with a new click & collect service Wed to Saturday: 4pm – 8pm. You can order online or via their new apps – Apple or Android  01920 877758. Wait for your pick-up slot.

The Galley Hall, Hailey Lane, Hertfordshire, SG13 7NY – 01992 462906. Currently closed.

Libby’s Coffee Shop, 01920877235. Takeaway service continuing & deliveries available. Tasty cooked breakfasts and afternoon tea available. Whole cakes also available to purchase.

The Village Cafe, High St, Stanstead Abbotts – delicious fried breakfasts, among other goodies available to takeaway.

The Maltings Coffee Shop – Unit 25 The Maltings, SG12 8HG. Still operating  

Thai & Indian
Khunnai Thai by Elle – Delicious Thai – collections or deliveries six days a week (closed Mon) – 01920 870032. Collections & delivery time starts from around 4.30pm till 10pm. Available via Gogetters and JustEat.

Taste of Raj – fab Indian food – collection and delivery available – 01920 871333


Pubs & restaurants
Hertford House is closed – 01992 503396.

Il Vino restaurant is open Mon to Sunday 5pm to 10pm and offering takeaway – 01992 550582

Lussmanns Hertford is now open at the former Ask building on Fore Street. Closed Mondays, open Tuesday to Sunday 10-4pm for takeaway coffees, treats and soup.

Pickle & Slice on Fore St is open for takeaway – order a delicious afternoon tea – 01992 500988. Delivery available locally

Serendipity  has closed its premises on Parliament Square and is now operating entirely online via its new premises in the Maltings in Stanstead Abbotts offering afternoon teas and lunch boxes.

The College Arms in Hertford Heath is offering a takeaway menu Thursday to Sunday. See the FB page for more details

The Goat in Hertford Heath is closed – 01992 535788

The Millstream in Port Vale in Hertford is offering takeaway food Friday & Saturday. Also operating as a food shop in the mornings. Call 01992 582755.

The Baker Arms in Bayford – open for takeaway 01992 511235 – Friday fish & chips, Sunday roasts and afternoon teas

The Farmer’s Boy, Brickendon – 01992 511017. Delivery available via Gogetters

Oh My Cod in Cowbridge is open for takeaways and collections – only two customers allowed in at a time and no eating in

The Hope Cafe on Maidenhead Street is open for takeaway

Giambrone’s Italian deli in Fore St, Hertford is open 8am to 5pm – 01992 503777. Now also opening on Sundays 9am to 2.30pm. Offering takeaway.

Turkish Kitchen on Maidenhead Street is open 11am to 11.30pm – 01992558399 or order online for delivery through JustEat, UberEat or Gogetters.

Galos chicken takeaway is open & Go-getters also delivers – 01992 537761

Dinnio Mediterranean food, Fore Street – 01992 677790 or email info@dinnio.co.uk. Open for takeaway:
Wednesday to Friday from 16:00-21:30.
Saturday from 12:00- 21:30.
Sunday from 12:00-19:30.
To place your order give us a call on 01992 677790. Free delivery.
10% discount for collection

The new Wash BBQ House is open & offers delivery of its BBQ food & kebabs via Gogetters

The Frying Pan – 01992 551361

The Black Horse – Hertford – takeaway available Thursday to Sunday – see FB for details – meals include a pint and a burger or pie, etc.

The White Lion Bengeo. 01992 509717 – now closed

The Greyhound, Bengeo – 01992 676402 – Gastropub. Now closed but offering a cook-at-home meal service. Check the website for details

LOMO’s Bar & Grill, 25 St Andrew’s Street. Deliveries available from Gogetters

Veyso’s Brasserie – 97 Fore Street, 01992 550055 – now closed

Chinese, Thai & Indian

Memsaab’s Indian takeaway at Green Dragon Vaults offers deliveries via Gogetters – 01992 586123

Shahenshah Indian restaurant – 01992 554 461  – 01992 554 828

Baan Thitya Thai 34 St Andrew’s Street. Takeaway and collection available through Gogetters

Many other eateries, including Dil’s IndianGalosElle’s Kitchen in Hertford and the Farmer’s Boy Veg Heads at the Saracen’s Head, Street Soul Food and Sloppy’s are offering takeaways through the local website Gogetters

The White Horse, Castle Street, Hertford. Open for take home sales of food and during Lockdown 3, every day. As with previous lockdowns we will be taking telephone orders from 3.00pm with pick up slots between 4.00pm and 8.00pm. Watch our Facebook posts for details

Mr Tanaka’s – takeaway available – 01992 536555

Old Siam Parliament Square, takeaway available – Call 01992 559 999.

Ruby’s Indian Restaurant – 51 St Andrew’s Street, takeaway available, 01992 504504

Oishii by Elle – Japanese restaurant – Green Dragon Vaults. Please call 01992 500995 for collection or delivery. Also from Just Eat and Gogetters.

The King’s Mead, Ware


The Quiet Man Ware High St – 01992 517440 – closed

The King’s Mead, Chadwell Springs – 01920 896800 – closed

Maltons Cambridge Road, near Hanbury Manor in Thundridge – open daily for takeaway from 12noon – see website for menu

The Mexican – 01920 449559 – two sites, High Street Ware and Jacoby’s open from noon. Takeaway service will continue Wed to Sunday via the app or Gogetters.

Choppy’s, Pepper Hill, Great Amwell – (by Van Hage’s) – 01920 870747 – open Friday to Sunday – pre-book your meals from Friday

George IV – 01920 870039 – now closed but offering a cook at home meal for Valentine’s Day – see FB for more details.

The Sea Tree, High Street, Ware –  01920 463418  – open 2pm to 8pm for takeaway

Neelakash Indian Restaurant  – 01920 487038

Ware Tandoori – 01920 468983

Amwell Tandoori – 01920 468383

Li’s Chinese Takeaway – 01920 462 404

Bombay Spice Indian takeaway – 01920 486386

Essence of India – 01920 486148

Wok U Like – Ware – Chinese takeaway delivery – 01920 465723

Huckleberry Chicken – order online or via the app – delivery is contactless – 01920 466366

Casa Lua – 01920-20463554 – Now open for takeaway Thursday to Sunday

Zero Ristorante – open from Thursday, Friday & Saturday for takeaway 01920 468205


Blaze Pizza, Ware Road, Hailey – 01983638234 – still operating takeaway as usual

Lava Java – Ware Road, Hailey – 01992 846 208 – new coffeehouse where All About the Sausage previously was. Takeaway halloumi, chicken and beef burgers, plus sandwiches, fish and chips and other goodies. Currently closed

Royal India – 01992 447461 – takeaway available

Ashoka Indian Restaurant – 01992 470350 – takeaway available

Taste of China –  01992-92464600 – phone orders, open 4.30pm to 9.30pm, closed Monday

Tandoori Nights – 01992 446006 – takeaway available

The Saffron Indian takeaway – 01992 461171 – takeaway available

The Golden Dragon – 01992 464702 – delivery and collection available

The Ocean Palace  – 01992 444868 – delivery and collection available

Spark Bar and Kitchen  01992 448889 – collection and delivery available
Tuesday to Sunday

The Smokeshed – 01992 465699. Collection and delivery service.

Arnold’s American Diner – collection and delivery service – 01992 467400

Zagara Italian Ristorante – continues to offer takeaway and delivery – 01992 466677

Nonna’s Kitchen – collection now available –  01992 801 841 or visit Brewery Road, Hoddesdon EN11 8HF. Discounts often available – see Facebook page for details.

Sidney and Sons Fish & Chips, – 01992 447599 – continuing to operate

Chateau Cafe 01992 676626 – open for takeaway

Hayta Restaurant – 01992 444415 – closed


The Orange Tree – 166 West Road, Sawbridgeworth, CM21 0BP –  01279 722485. Takeaway menu available Tuesday to Sunday. The shop remains open.

The Dusty Miller, Gilston – takeaway available Friday to Sunday – 01279 424180. Takeaway Friday & Sat 5.30-8.00. Sunday lunch 12.30- 2.30. Pre-order by Friday to guarantee availability. Limited after this.


The Jolly Wagoner by Church Farm – Currently closed

St Albans

The Mermaid Pub Hatfield Road, St Albans – 01727 845700.

The Great Northern Pub & Kitchen – 01727 730867 – open Thursday to Sunday for takeaways – contact@greatnorthernpub.co.uk – see FB page for more details

Lussmann’s St Albans is open for takeaway coffees, treats and hot soup – 01727 851941 – offering a ‘to go’ menu and Valentine’s specials – see FB for details

Chilli-Raj – Indian takeaway available – 10% off online orders over £30 – 01727 855 564 

Rolling Burritos – burritos available from the stand in St Albans Market Place every day 07480 067970

Thai Rack – free delivery within 3 miles for orders over £20 – open daily from 12-3pm and 5-10pm. Extremely busy on Friday and Saturday only for a few hours, particularly 7-8.30pm – 01727 850055.

Ayos Turkish Grill  – 01727 800002 – collection & delivery available Thursday to Saturday – see FB for details

The Meating Room – order via Deliveroo, JustEat and UberEats.

Welwyn & Hatfield

Neem Tree Indian Restaurant – 01707-07333253

Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant –  01438 716257

The Sheldan Inn in Welwyn – 07535 698677 – takeaway available at weekends – see website for more details

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