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John Bunyan Pub

Coleman Green, Wheathampstead, St Albans AL4 8ES, England
+44 1582 832037
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ham” (4 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
“chilli” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Coleman Green, Wheathampstead, St Albans AL4 8ES, England
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1 - 10 of 233 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

John Bunyan pulled it off again food was excellence hot,and plenty of it 3 course and all great, real fire in the back ground If you missed it this year your the unlucky one Thanks Again to all the Staff

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Plumbng
594anthonyd, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded today

We love this time of year and are so glad you enjoyed our festive menu look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to the John Bunyan for a group Christmas dinner. Brilliant fun and very welcoming. Excellent food, service and Anthony, Faith and family are fantastic hosts . Looking forward to my next visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PatrickMcM1974
594anthonyd, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you so much so glad you all enjoyed it,we aim to please and happy we did. We also look forward to seeing you all again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on the recommendation of one of our group, The John Bunyan did not disappoint. The Beer was excellent, the food very good, nice atmosphere & dog friendly, we will visit again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dchalk2017
594anthonyd, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review we work on recommendations and word of mouth so thank you again.

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

‘This has become one of our Sunday favourites and just gets better every time,great location and friendly staff the food is always piping hot and tasty,lovely open fire during the winter months. Would definitely recommend a visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Travel474294
Anthony D, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit hope you visit again soon.

Reviewed 25 October 2018

The Bunyan was within short walking distance of our accommodations. Once there we had an delicious supper of pheasant casserole and sunburst chicken in a very warm and welcoming atmosphere. It is very clean, including the bathrooms. Anthony and Faith go the extra mile to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank afisher522018
Anthony D, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Thank you,We’re so happy you enjoyed your visit to our pub and the Uk. We look forward to seeing again next time your this way.

Reviewed 13 September 2018

A nice lunch & good beer in quiet surroundings, no loud music. Good value. Complemented them for very clean toilets. Large tarmcadam car park - no potholes or puddles.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ken D
Anthony D, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you so much for your review glad you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 19 August 2018

We booked for Saturday lunch, we took our our dog for a walk first & returned to the pub & were met with a very warm & friendly welcome. Good pub food & plenty of treats for Brodie. We look forward to returning soon.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Loo19
Anthony D, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

After first having stopped at a pub not serving food, then decided on a pretentious 'gastropub' down the road, I'm glad we spotted a sign for 'The John Bunyan' at last minute. Being down a narrow winding lane off the beaten track, we never would...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tobias M
Anthony D, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Great food & wine served by lovely people, 110% value for money & we will 110% be returning - thank you!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank simon c
Anthony D, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you so much for your review hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Popped in to try their chilli, cheese and chips challenge... And a challenge it was! I thought I did well, eating a mound almost the same size as my head! Faith, Anthony and Sally made the challenge fun, and the lovely breeze ensured the blazing...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Anthony D, Manager at John Bunyan Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you so much for your review hope to see you again soon

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We are very dog friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coleman Green, Wheathampstead, St Albans AL4 8ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans  >  Wheathampstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 832037
  • E-mail
Description
The John Bunyan is a beautiful family run country pub set in woodland on the edge of heartwood forest serving a wide range of food from ham egg and chips to local game home made specials and curries we also serve a large range of wine soft drinks and award winning beers.Also theres a log fire in the winter and large gardens for the summer months. We are also open all day at weekends in the summer months
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