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St James Restaurant

30 High Street, Bushey WD23 3HL, England
+44 20 8950 2480
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
30 High Street, Bushey WD23 3HL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to St James restaurant on the spur of the moment evening meal ,Alfonso and the staff where so accommodating ,friendly and the service was second to none ,well and as for the food could not fault it it was amazing and great presentation .overall...More

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic food outstanding service and great value for money the staff were attentive and extremely polite

Thank stephenhardy1961
Reviewed 1 week ago

A meal for 4 people for dinner for a birthday. St James does not let us down as always. Really good size starter portions of soup, duck spring rolls and tuna tartare followed by medallion of beef, calves liver and chicken with lentils. Beautifully presented...More

Thank p_scott31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were met by a very pleasant and friendly young lady who offered us a choice of table. The meal was delicious and the portion sizes were very good and for the standard of food, which was high, the price was very reasonable we ordered...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We're very lucky to be within walking distance of this gem. It's a fine dining restaurant but not too stuffy or formal... a celebration of beautifully cooked and wonderfully presented food and a place to go for a treat, but informal enough and well priced...More

Thank JudyMarmite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I visited this restaurant on a Sunday lunchtime to celebrate your birthday. We were a little disappointed at first that there was not an à la cart menu but I have to say the choices on the set menu were excellent as...More

Thank IloveNY2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Birthday Friday 20th Oct. we had table for 6. The service,atmosphere, not to forget the most delicious food. This meal in the west end would cost at least double.I had been told how good this restaurant is . My first visit looking forward to...More

Thank Stuart732015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were invited to a group lunch at this restaurant which we had never visited before. We were very impressed. Although it was a "set menu" there were several choices for each course, which is not an easy thing to manage for 65 or so...More

Thank LondonPersephone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been several times and never been disappointed. At our most recent visit, I had their goats cheese starter which was amazing and so good I nearly ordered it again for a main course ! The haddock fish and chips was equally amazing as it wasn’t...More

Thank turnleftisbest
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We visited St James with friends and had the most amazing time. The team were professional, welcoming and fun (special thanks to Alfonso and Alfio!) and the food was phenomenal. We can't recall when we had fillet of beef that was so tender and perfectly...More

Thank Hannah T
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8 July 2017|
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Response from ARGENT126 | Reviewed this property |
NO, only in local car parks which involve a walk
Abi P
10 July 2016|
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Response from chrispeters2016 | Reviewed this property |
About 20minutes by cab into Watford, the ring road can be a bit busy, but the Watford theatre is just off of it.
28 October 2015|
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Response from Denise M | Reviewed this property |
Hi They don't have a children's menu as such but they were very helpful when I made my function and were able to produce some pasta and also some fish goujons etc for the children in the party which went down really well... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 High Street, Bushey WD23 3HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Bushey
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8950 2480
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St James Restaurant in Bushey was established in 1997 and has developed a reputation over the years for being one of the finest restaurants in the area.We use only the finest and freshest ingredients to produce the best in modern English cuisine with the occasional hint of France and Italy..
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