The Tilbury

The Tilbury, 1 Watton Road, Datchworth, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, SG36TB
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Tuesday-Thursday
Lunch 12pm-2.30pm Dinner 6pm-9pm

Friday - Saturday
Lunch 12pm-2.30pm Dinner 6pm-9.30pm

Sunday
Lunch 12pm-4pm Dinner Closed

Monday
Closed

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome

About The Tilbury

Owned & run by brothers James and Tom Bainbridge, The Tilbury offers an exciting British a la carte menu, an extensive wine list & great service.

The A La Carte menu focuses on refined British cuisine and great flavour combinations while the pub menu offers classics like fish & chips. The comfortable pub can offer premium spirits, quality wines, interesting soft drink choices & a wide range of gins.

Great service is led by Ashima who has 3 Michelin star experience – so you are sure to feel welcome. The kitchen is run by Tom, an accomplished self taught cook who has a passion for quality ingredients & experimenting with flavours.
The large terrace and garden is perfect for those relaxed sunny days and with several areas to dine in, The Tilbury can offer private dining for special occasions & celebrations.

The Tilbury has been awarded 2 AA Rosettes since 2015 and has an AA accredited wine list.

Cuisine: British, Gastro Pub, Romantic, Set Menu, Tasting Menu, Vegetarian Friendly
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Visited On Thursday, 20 February 2020

We had a fantastic meal with great wine in late Feb and cannot wait to re-schedule our current reservation on Hold due to Covid-19.

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Visited On Thursday, 19 March 2020

Friendly and welcoming, great service and lovely food.

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

Really lovely Sunday lunch, great tasting food, good choice. Beautiful beef perfectly cooked, good vegetables. Lovely piece of Kingfish, very tasty Friendly & welcoming service

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

We love it here! Everything we’ve ever eaten has been delicious and packed with flavour. The way you bring out the flavour in simple chicken is amazing. Great service. We keep coming back!

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

Good friendly service, food was delicious

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

Great

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

We had great time. Good food and excellent service

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

Very good standard

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

We visit about twice a year, consistently good.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

Perfect for an early family supper, a special Sunday lunch, an intimate dinner or an impromptu get together with friends

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Visited On Friday, 13 March 2020

Friendly, efficient staff and delicious food, as always! Thankyou for another lovely evening.

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Visited On Friday, 13 March 2020

Just moved in to the area and were looking for a quality friendly restaurant. We are pleased to have found it in the Tilbury. Excellent!

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Visited On Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Super lunch with quality ingredients.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 March 2020

As usual a perfect Sunday Lunch

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

First time visit for lunch. Food was excellent. Will be returning

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Visited On Friday, 06 March 2020

It was a little quiet for a Friday night.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 March 2020

Very friendly and professional staff and lovely food in an unexpectedly spacious setting. I'd been meaning to go to the Tilbury for years and will go again

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Our party of 4 had lunch at The Tilbury on a Saturday and we had a most wonderful experience. The food was top quality with some unique dishes which all tasted great. Customer service was excellent too. Highly recommended and will definitely be coming back.

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Visited On Wednesday, 26 February 2020

So glad to have finally found great food within a short drive of our home! The food, service and atmosphere is 5 star and the value of our last meal was 6 star.. Keep doing what you’re doing!

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Visited On Friday, 28 February 2020

Excellent food and excellent value, just wish we lived closer !

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Visited On Thursday, 27 February 2020

Wonderful place to eat

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Visited On Thursday, 27 February 2020

Really good choice of food at lunchtime including set 2 or 3 course menu. I wasnt to thrilled with my aubergine main course which had an odd background taste I couldnt place but I could have chosen the cod or pork course. Cod was said to be delicious by our party as was the guineafowl.

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Visited On Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Friendly atmosphere, excellent food and service, as always. Would certainly recommend.

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Visited On Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Amazing meal

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Visited On Sunday, 23 February 2020

Had the most wonderful time with friends over a very scrumptious Sunday roast , will definitely rebook

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