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The Three Horseshoes Public House

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Hazel End | Bishops Stortford, Farnham CM23 1HB, England
+44 1279 813429
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Heard lots of recomendations about the pub so decided to try. Great choice. Specialising in fish we were not disappointed. We chose Plaice and rock eel and they were delicious. Desserts were good as well.

Thank John H
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A last minute decision to pop in for lunch after a walk in Hatfield Forest with the dog, it was rather sunny, so did not want to leave the dog in the car, but upon asking he was allowed in the bar area, so we tucked ourselves in a cosy corner. I nearly always eat the same dish here, the... More 

Thank Jeanette S
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Took the family here for Sunday lunch; our second visit and will not be our last. The people were so friendly and welcoming, the service was excellent and the food was lovely. The dessert menu in particular is highly recommended! If you like a quiet old fashioned pub/restaurant - no big screens or sport - then this is the place.... More 

Thank Heyer100
Cambridge UK
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326 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

A warm atmosphere in this Olde Worlde pub restaurant with tasteful modern editions. Friendly reception and efficient and helpful service - e.g. No problem making minor amendments to the set dish. High quality food with their speciality of fresh fish giving a wide choice. But the menu also includes half a dozen meat courses as an alternative. All good! Adequate... More 

Thank DavidBCambridgeUK
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Visited with my partner for an evening drink, and then had to eat as the food looked gorgeous! We were not disappointed, choosing the chicken in mushroom sauce and braised lamb. We have eaten here a few times and are never disappointed! A passing customer saw my meal and asked if I recommended it, which I did. I think she... More 

Thank Jacky M
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Really good pub food. Consistently good too. We had steak & ale pie and steak & kidney pudding this visit. Delicious and accompanied by well cooked veg. Sadly we didn't have room for dessert which we know from previous visits are delicious. You need to book. Noticed some comments about stark decor. I don't agree with that, find it a... More 

Thank Sarah A
bishops stortford
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217 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

The welcome was a bit chilly but we hadn't booked and we had a child with us so that was two good reasons for a less than fulsome hallo. After that it was all systems go. The food was excellent. Three of us had the traditional pub meat pie which was advertised with a proper pastry top and we all... More 

Thank barry m
Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The wife and i had Sunday lunch yesterday . as always the fish is first class not only the food is great but the staff also are great always meet you with a smile . The land lord also makes you feel like a local with a big smile and Hallo We go about once a month for Sunday lunch... More 

Thank stuart c
Ashford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Traditional pub with modern restaurant attached Service behind the bar and at the table relaxed and friendly. Restaurant well presented but lacks a relaxed atmosphere probably due to the bright overhead 70's lighting and the stark straight lines everywhere. Perhaps wall or low level lighting would contribute to softening that. Food, they do not provide an appetiser, simply a main... More 

Thank dodger107
Great Bardfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

I went with a friend who used to run it as a pub before she retired. The owners always greet her with enthusiasm! The food is excellent, properly home cooked and professional at the same time. Garlic Prawns were delicious. My friend had plaice and said that was superb. Desserts are large, home made and a must.

Thank Nessie P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 25
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hazel End | Bishops Stortford, Farnham CM23 1HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Farnham
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 813429
Public house serving food

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?