Clarion Collection Hotel Cromwell Stevenage
High Street, Old Town
Stevenage, EN SG1 3AZ
Phone: (44) 0 1438779954
Fax: (44) 0 1438742169
This is no doctor's clinic, but an exciting bar with plenty to offer. The ambiance is very easy-going, with a friendly staff and a young clientele. The bar offers a variety of cocktails and beers at reasonable prices. For entertainment, there's DJ music, live bands, pool tables, jukebox, TV screens and lot more.
Definitely a thumbs up for Auberge du Lac on all aspects, mainly food preparation and presentation as well as the service backing it. The wine list cannot be ignored too, after all there is a long list to choose from. The French flair is maintained in the cooking even though young head chef Phil Thompson is very much British by birth! The setting in the grounds of Brocket Hall couldn't be a better location for the restaurant. If there is any question about the taste of the food served; it can be directed at the celebrities, families and regulars who keep revisiting the place.
The Verulam Arms offers lavish interiors with stylish furniture, ornamental mirrors, potted plants and shimmering chandeliers. Sip on exotic cocktails or choose from their extensive selection of beers. Appetizing meat, cheeses and toast are served in wooden platters. Food at the this pub stands apart from the rest for its gourmet quality and creative preparations. It is a classy venue to host a private party.
Wide expanses of green pastures, towering trees, and an elegant Georgian House are few of the reasons to visit the Restaurant at Sopwell House. The restaurant serves an amalgamation of British and French Cuisine, which is served to visitors with culinary finesse. Try the Warm Stilton served with vegetables and wild mushroom fondue. Want to try something a bit more familiar? Have a go at the Smoke Filet of Beef or the exotic Pan-fried Calves Liver. The wines are allegedly rather expensive, and the service impeccable.
Henderson's Restaurant and Bar offers an airy room with comfy seating options and an elegant ambiance. The walls are adorned with ornamental mirrors and stylish curtains. You can enjoy a classic English meal as well as barbecue. Locals flock here for the lively DJ, live music and theme nights. The venue is a popular destination for hosting weddings. It is located in the Darinian Leisure Resort, amid the lush natural beauty of Roydon.
There is no dearth of restaurants serving Mediterranean cuisine, however, what makes Bistro the Walk special is the delicacies that are prepared from authentic regional cooking. The menu comprises more than 40 delicacies which includes grilled lamb steaks, salmon fillets and Mediterranean prawns that are devoured by one and all. Add to this, the restaurant has a breakfast and a child friendly menu as well as an extensive list comprising champagnes and sparkling wines, making this one of the best places in the town for a delightful places to dine with family.
The Sheene Mill Restaurant is housed in a 17th century mill on the banks of the River Mel. This supreme property is owned by Chef Steven Saunders and his wife Sally, and the eatery has become a hot spot for both tourists and diners alike (the mill is also a hotel). Saunders seems to have built himself an iron clad reputation as a chef and serves contemporary cuisine. A few highlights from the main menu are Breast of Crispy Duck, Mozzarella Grilled Lobster, Wild Mushrooms, and Artichoke Pie. It is advisable to visit Sheene Mill with a partner since the location makes for a quick getaway rather than just a meal.
The Five Bells restaurant is located four miles away from Bedford in a quiet lush village of Cople. A huge garden surrounds this 'traditional village pub' that doubles up as an event space. Wedding celebrations, birthday parties and other private functions can be held here with great aplomb. The menu is quite impressive. Especially for children, the pub takes care to see that the portions of are matched to their requirements. Where else would you get such courtesy?
Wilstead Tandoori is Bedford's number one Indian Takeaway joint. Known for their spicy and delectable meals, Indian cuisine has now become one of the most favorable cuisine in the UK and Wilstead is a proof of it. Biryanis and chicken tikkas with lots more for you. For further details do check their website.
Indy Jax is a fun and entertaining venue for those interested in live music and comedy nights. Whether its just to relax and unwind with friends over a drink, or dance a night away, or if you want to organize your own private events, this place is just the right spot for you. Check the website, or call for more details.
Modern, chic and stylish, Host Restaurant & Bar is a popular local restaurant and bar perfect for a casual drink with friends, a date or a business meeting. The restaurant features both a la carte dining as well as a set menu of two courses at GBP15 and three courses at GBP17.50. The menu strongly focuses on fresh seasonal ingredients and changes constantly. Smoked duck salad with fig chutney and baby capers, Chicken supreme with chorizo, sweet garlic mash and sauteed spinach and Chocolate fondant with pistachio ice cream are a sample of the savory and sweet options on offer. Their quintessentially British Afternoon Tea is not to be missed served on Fridays and Saturdays between 2p to 5p, complete with finger sandwiches, scones and champagne. The terrace bar is the ideal place to mingle and socialize on a warm summer evening while private events and parties can be organized on request. For more information, visit the website or call.
Located in the town center, the Lavas Barbeque Restaurant is one of the few restaurants that boasts of serving authentic barbecued delicacies from the Turkish cuisine. The a la carte menu of the restaurant comprises varieties such as kebabs, koftes, Sirloin Steak and Lamb Shanks. Add to that the grilled fishes such as fresh salmon and King Prawns served with chips and salads make for a appeasing treat. End your meal with the traditionally prepared Turkish dessert called Sutlac (rice pudding) with is served with flair. Open for breakfast lunch and dinner, the restaurant has an extensive wine list and it also makes for a perfect place to enjoy a cup of coffee during evening.