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The Spotted Dog

The Spotted Dog, Flamstead, St.Albans, United Kingdom, AL3 8BS
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Opening Information

Monday - Closed
Tuesday 12.00 - 15.00, 17.00 - 23.00
Wednesday 12.00 - 15.00, 17.00 - 23.00
Thursday 12.00 - 15.00, 17.00 - 23.00
Friday 12.00 - 24.00
Saturday 12.00 - 24.00
Sunday 12.00 - 21.00

Food served daily at lunch time 12.00 - 14.30
Sunday lunch 12.30 - 15.00

Cafe - Coffeedog 0830 - 1200 daily

Facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Well Behaved Children Welcome
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
  • Dogs Welcome

About The Spotted Dog

The Spotted Dog, Located on the high street in Flamstead, nestled at the end of the Chilterns with great walking from the front door. For convenience however it is just of the old roman road of Watling Street and 2 minutes from junction 9 on the slightly more modern road, the M1.

Offering quality, wholesome, freshly prepared lunchtime fare and the best Sunday lunch in the area we welcome walkers, cyclists, business lunches and casual diners alike. We are dog friendly in the front bar and cope well with muddy boots!

Our free-house is different from most with a immediate sense of home and comfort as you come through the door, Claire is an artist so there is much to peruse around the pub. We have a good range of quality wines, first class ales along with draft Guinness, ciders and lagers. We specialise in Gins and have one for every taste.

From 8.30 each morning through to 1200 we open a wonderful cafe - called Coffeedog it has a great selection of cakes, croissant and other delights, and of course superb coffee and tea.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Casual,Smart Casual
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Visited On Tuesday, 11 December 2018

My favourite pub

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Visited On Thursday, 06 December 2018

We couldn't have asked for better, more efficient and friendly service, topped off with excellent quality food, that is very reasonably priced. We will definitely be making another visit!!!

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

Lovely friendly pub/restaurant. Cosy, warm atmosphere, good food, drinks & coffee. Dog friendly too ! Would definitely highly recommend

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

Good food good service and fair prices we will definitely see you again Lesley &Brian

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Visited On Sunday, 25 November 2018

Fast and friendly service in a smart and warm environment. Spot on, The spotted dog.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 November 2018

Lovely staff and food always delicious!! Highly Recommended!!

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Visited On Sunday, 30 September 2018

Felt cosy and like being in someone’s house. Personal service and food was delicious. Definitely return.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 August 2018

The Spotted Dog Flamstead is our favourite Sunday Lunch stop. The food is so delicious. The staff are very natural and attentive- nothing is too much trouble. The ambiance is so relaxing we travel here often as we did on Sunday, and have never been disappointed. This family business leaves the competition standing. If you like my review, do try it - I’m certain you will be delighted. Stephen and Gillian

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Visited On Wednesday, 08 August 2018

So very pleased. Absolutely lovely. Food, ambience. Just great. Everyone was so impressed. Jean and family

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Visited On Sunday, 22 July 2018

We had a most wonderful Baptism day in a welcoming, hospitable atmosphere and food - excellent.

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Visited On Sunday, 15 July 2018

Lovely Sunday roast. Really good service too.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 July 2018

Enjoyable each & everytime we go. Great music, very friendly & welcoming staff, who are always accommodating. Relaxed atmosphere.

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Visited On Saturday, 30 June 2018

Wonderfully warm and inviting atmosphere with impeccable hospitality.

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Visited On Sunday, 24 June 2018

Delicious Sunday lunch and lovely, friendly service

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Visited On Saturday, 26 May 2018

A truly fantastic experience for myself and all my friends and family to celebrate my 50th Birthday! Tom and Clare are the ultimate hosts and have created such a special atmosphere at the Spotted Dog - it's my home from home!

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Visited On Sunday, 17 June 2018

Fab Sunday roast. Good choice on menu and tasty vegetable accompaniments. Great service x

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Visited On Sunday, 20 May 2018

You keep on doing it!! Giving us wonderful service and food and we keep on coming back for more!! Thank you Stephen Jacobs

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Visited On Saturday, 19 May 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed holding our party at The Spotted Dog. All our friends were very taken with the pub and didn't know of its existence. Hopefully you will be getting more custom from them. The quirky décor, the friendly good service and great food makes for a very memorable occasion. We will be back and hopefully so will our friends.

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Visited On Sunday, 13 May 2018

Great pub, friendly staff, excellent atmosphere and delicious meals.

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Visited On Wednesday, 09 May 2018

Excellent!

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Visited On Sunday, 22 April 2018

Lovely food super service will be back soon

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Visited On Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Very nice atmosphere. Very friendly. Good service and good food you.

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