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The Gate

Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood WD3 5SQ, England
+44 1923 282053
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good23%
  • Average18%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible15%
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“pate” (7 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood WD3 5SQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Arrived at lunchtime today and it was less than half full. Had to wait a little while to even be greeted and then shown to a table. Waited about 15mins before i had to ask a waitress to take our drinks order. We then ordered...More

Thank HertsColes
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not enough staff resulting in slow service again, they had also sold out of several items and the tables near us were having the same problem so a lot of choices were unavailable. I love the decor and layout and feel very comfortable here, we...More

Thank amandaarmstrong79
Reviewed 3 days ago

Such a shame and big let down. Arrived for Sunday lunch and it didn't seem that busy. Waited 20 minutes for our drinks and then decided to go to the bar ourselves. Dinner arrived after 50 minutes and was very Disapointing, lamb was returned and...More

Thank johnsie2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is my second time at The Gate since its refurbishment and have to say its a vast improvement on all levels. Both times have been lovely, staff really friendly and helpful, tho it was quite busy today we didnt have to wait long for...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 1 week ago

So after many emails (have now unsubscribed due to the flurry of emails saying we are open, got very annoying), saying the only thing that has not changed is the warm welcome, we thought we would try it again, having been very hit and miss...More

1  Thank uk_foodie_x
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have used the Gate now and then for many years and it had previously been nice. On Saturday we arrived just before 12 noon and asked if they had a table for two for lunch. We were given menus and shown to a table....More

Thank Jerryr59
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Jerry, we can assure you that we do not find this type of behavior acceptable, and we would like to address the situation you have described. We appreciate you bringing this experience to our attention. If you are willing, please contact us at enquiry@thegatepub.co.uk...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very attentive staff, lovely ambience, friendly, good quality food can be a little pricey. Music good and not too loud. Decent sized car park.

Thank Kate F
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you again for taking the time to let us know how we did. We hope you have a great day!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good space. Nice people. Nice drinks. Nice area. Nice to be there. Very good. Good for all. Like to go? Go. It is nice. :)

Thank Max G
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the recommendation, relook forward to welcoming you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully refurbished, ambience is lovely and the restaurant and bar were very busy. Food was good and have to say the staff and service excellent. Long may it continue.

Thank fishermanjon
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Fishermanjon, we are very happy to have provided you with such a positive experience! Thank you very much for this lovely review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The surroundings are very nicely decorated but you are hit by loud music as soon as you enter.Tables are very close together which made moving around difficult and it was very noisy.A large crowd standing at the bar made it awkward to reach the Gent's...More

1  Thank Hamish42
General Manager A, Manager at The Gate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Hamish42, thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience. We are disappointed to hear that you are not satisfied with your visit. We would like the opportunity to make this up to you. Please contact our manager at...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood WD3 5SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Chorleywood
  • Phone Number: +44 1923 282053
A modern contemporary country pub with a rustic feel,serving good quality fresh food and a fantastic range of beers,wines and spirits. Cozy up next to the fireplaces in winter and enjoy our lovely garden in the summer months.
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