Food served in the Bar and Restaurant
Monday Closed (except throughout December)
Tuesday - Friday: 12:00 - 14:00 (last orders 13:45)
18:00 - 21:00 (last orders 20:45)
Saturday: 12:00 - 14:16 (last orders 14:00)
18:00 - 21:00 (last orders 20:45)
Sunday: 12:00 - 14:30 (last orders 14:15)
Closed for meals Sunday night
- Disabled Access
- Free WiFi
- Outside Seating Area
- Families and Children Welcome
About The Abbot's Elm
The Abbot's Elm is a thatched country inn and restaurant with rooms in Abbots Ripton. Head chef Roberta Hall is cooking fresh, seasonal, local produce using modern and classical techniques on the daily changing menu served throughout the bar and restaurant.
Fantastic food, excellent service! Highly recommend.
Delicious food and fantastic service!
Been several times, the food is always excellent, the welcome is always at warm, highly recommended. 😊
It would be nice to see new dishes in the menu.
great food, great service, see you again soon
A lovely lunch in a great place with friendly, efficient staff. And a water bowl for the dog - what more could you want?
Another excellent, delicious meal with friends in a delightful pub restaurant
Another superb meal with typically excellent service on Wednesday night. It is hard to remember eating a better fillet steak than that which l had that evening.
I can't thank the Abbot's Elm staff and their manager John enough for an absolutely brilliant service and dining experience. Set menus were organised for my party of 15 people and the choice was superb. The staff were polite and the service was fantastic. Thank you so much for making the evening such a triumph. Kind regards Wendy
Enjoyable, unhurried and excellent food and service.
Very enjoyable - great service
Love the cosy snug area
I will be back! The food and service was its usual high standard. i could not fault it.
This was our first visit to Abbots Elm and the food was fantastic, we will be back and will recommend a visit to our friends.
A great meal on a quiet, and very wet, Monday night. Excellent service and the food was delicious. Thank you!
Wonderful meal and great service
Quality of the food was excellent although slightly expensive for a lunch time. Lovely open beamed dining area and service was exceptional. Will be back soon!
Lovely staff, nothing too much trouble and great food what more can i say....👍
Faultless, great service, wonderful food
The landlord and staff made us feel so welcome and the food was amazing. I had steak which was melt in the mouth. My boyfriend had 'the best liver he has ever had' and my daughter had the trout which she hasn't stopped talking about! We would like to go back when it's cold outside and when the fire is lit!
Couldn’t fault it. Nice menu choices, efficient service, quality food, relaxed atmosphere.
Came here for dinner a few nights ago with my wife, asked for two 250ml glasses of Malbec on arrival - didn't see the bottle handled by the rather pushy female bartender but according to the website this is from Chamuyo in Chile, widely available on the web at under a tenner. The food was excellent, though served by a girl who walked around scratching her bottom, and the wine started out quite pleasant but went a bit sharp and wasn't good to finish. So far so OK'ish. Then came the bill, with an astounding £11,15 each for the two glasses of wine. Now by any standard this is extremely high, so I queried it but was told that's what it cost. I said "Well we will never come here again!" at which point a white-coated male member of staff arrived from the kitchen and became loud, abusive and embarrassingly rude saying "You horrible man, go away!", "You revolting person, go away!" and finally pointing to my wife, who had said to me "Leave it - let 's just go" he said "That's his stupid wife, pay no attention". Needless to say, we will certainly never go back there again. A rip-off wine price followed by extraordinary rudeness from the staff is not for us.
Great service and atmosphere. Food excellent. Overall enjoyable lunch.
Most enjoyable evening. Exciting and interesting menu. Plenty of choice. Lovely surroundings.
We thoroughly enjoyed our lunch last Saturday, the service was great so was the food. Thanks