The Falcon

69 High Street, Buntingford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, SG9 9AE
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Opening Information

Dinner Thursday - Saturday;
18.00 - 21.30
Lunch Sunday;
12.00 - 15.30

Facilities
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi

About The Falcon

PLEASE NOTE WE ARE CLOSING FOR OUR ANNUAL FAMILY HOLIDAY 5TH-28TH AUGUST, REOPENING AS USUAL THURSDAY 29TH AUGUST.

Nestled in the heart of historic market town Buntingford in Hertfordshire, The Falcon is a chocolate-box Grade II listed cottage that exudes character and warmth. Featuring exposed brick fireplaces and original timber beams dating from the early 1600s, this intimate country restaurant offers great food, friendly service and a cosy ambience. Focusing on local, seasonal produce, everything on the menu is sourced from nearby farms (where possible), and cooked fresh to order.

Run by a husband and wife team with a 23 month old toddler at home, this family-run restaurant is Kieren and Natasha's first joint venture.

Kieren trained under Marco Pierre White at Quo Vadis and had a long and successful career in the restaurant kitchens of London before moving to the countryside to pursue his dream of having his own place.

* Please email Natasha at [email protected] to book one of the two beautiful private rooms (8-10 guests) or for help with making a booking.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 04 August 2019

Much appreciated the way you handled the late arrival of my son for Sunday lunch. It meant it was still a most enjoyable occasion. Hope you both have a super holiday.

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Visited On Friday, 02 August 2019

Amazing experience, beautiful food and perfect service. Would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for a high class meal!

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Visited On Friday, 26 July 2019

Lovely food in a lovely setting! Can't wait to return.

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Visited On Sunday, 28 July 2019

This is our second visit & both times have been lovely. We had Sunday lunch here yesterday & it was absolutely delicious. The atmosphere & service were wonderful. We had such a lovely afternoon that we decided to book for Xmas lunch this year

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Visited On Sunday, 28 July 2019

We went here for Sunday lunch and I must say we was definitely not disappointed. The food and service here is excellent and the staff wss very polite and attentive to us throughout our meal. Would highly recommend.

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Visited On Thursday, 25 July 2019

Fantastic

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Visited On Thursday, 25 July 2019

Felt comfortable as soon as walked in. Great welcome. Excellent food. Relaxed and friendly. Absolutely recommend them

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Visited On Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Very friendly and inviting. An enjoyable experience. Will be back to try Sunday lunch.

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Visited On Sunday, 21 July 2019

Very welcoming, great service and excellent food. We took our 4 children and were all able to enjoy the food. Definitely returning

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Visited On Friday, 19 July 2019

Unfortunately the low ceilings make it feel cramped. Another drawback of low ceilings is that noise can’t escape. Other guests were loud, to the point that we couldn’t hear the waitress speak. It appears to be a romantic setting but the the noisy atmosphere destroys that. We won’t be returning because of this. The meal came in a bit pricey as well, especially when you have to order vegetables separately. The new potatoes looked and tasted dull. The butter tasted cheap. Service was nice, but cheeky to add service charge to the bill. Large parties yes, but a couple dining, no. I like to choose my tip.

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Visited On Saturday, 20 July 2019

Excellent meal on Saturday. Varied menu to choose from. Service great & friendly knowledgeable staff. Will definitely be going back! Thanks to Natasha & everyone at The Falcon for a lovely evening.

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Visited On Thursday, 18 July 2019

Loved our first meal here. Excellent local food and good service. The peanut parfait was delicious and so was my plaice. My husband’s steak and triple cooked chips were delicious. We are coming for Sunday lunch end of August. Thanks

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Visited On Thursday, 18 July 2019

We had a lovely evening at the Falcon. Cannot fault anything. Thank you.

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Visited On Saturday, 13 July 2019

We had a fantastic meal at The Falcon. The food and the service were exceptional and I would definitely recommend. Thank you for a wonderful evening!

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Visited On Thursday, 11 July 2019

Member post What a lovely restaurant the Falcon is. We had a lovely meal there last week. The food is excellent. I had the Barnsley Chop which was delicious. Hubby had Fillet steak cooked to perfection. All local fresh produce and service with a smile. I highly recommend it. So nice to have a good restaurant in Buntingford at last.

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Visited On Thursday, 11 July 2019

Lovely evening for my friend's 40th birthday. Good choice of vegetarian and fish dishes. Beautifully presented food (especially the truffles on a tray) and we admired the glassware for our bottle of bubbly! Service was friendly and knowledgeable - lovely to hear how local everything is sourced. It is a more expensive dining choice but it feels such a special treat which is definitely justified through the ambience, private spaces to dine, service and the food. Will be coming again soon.

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Visited On Friday, 05 July 2019

We had another delicious meal here last Friday. It was a special occasion and the food and service didn't disappoint at all. Looking forward to going again already as it was a lovely evening

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Visited On Friday, 05 July 2019

Excellent service and great food

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Visited On Thursday, 04 July 2019

Another lovely meal. Fish was fresh, moist and tasty. I was brave and tried the Plaice on the bone. It was beautiful, but next time I will ask to have it filleted as I am not great with Fish with heads on. The sides were great, and the Posset and shortbread was one of the best desserts I have ever had. Thanks again.

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Visited On Thursday, 04 July 2019

Fantastic service and lovely food!

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Visited On Friday, 28 June 2019

Lovely little find and the food was amazing and all sourced locally!!! Very happy to go back again and again

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Visited On Sunday, 30 June 2019

Had a great meal with all our guests enjoying theirs too. Will deffinately return to The Falcon

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Visited On Thursday, 06 June 2019

Relaxed friendly atmosphere, great decor and above all excellent food. We had a great evening - starter, main course and pudding we all delicious

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Visited On Thursday, 27 June 2019

We had a lovely first visit to The Falcon, great food, service and surroundings. We will be back!

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Visited On Thursday, 20 June 2019

We had a lovely first meal at The Falcon. The food was delicious and the staff super friendly and welcoming. We will be back!

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