If you’re new to St Albans or an old timer wanting to discover a few hot new restaurants to dine at, we’ve got your back. We’ve answered some of the most popular questions about restaurants in St Albans, helping you to find the perfect places to eat. You might discover a new restaurant near you that hasn’t popped up on your foodie radar before.
As you might expect of a city located close to London, St Albans has a vibrant and varied culinary scene with an impressive selection of restaurants. Whether you want a casual lunch, informal evening supper or a taste of fine dining, you’ll find something for you. Here, we’ve picked out some of the best restaurants in St Albans to help narrow your search.
Generous bowls of pasta, home-cooked lasagne, slices of cheesy pizza and crusty, oozing garlic bread to mop it all up with – there are loads of great reasons to love Italian food. Luckily, there are plenty of Italian restaurants in St Albans. Here are some of the best.
If you prefer a more traditional meal, some of the best restaurants in St Albans specialise in British cuisine. Check some of these out:
Wherever you are in St Albans, you won’t be far away from a restaurant but many of the best are in the centre of town. If you’re visiting the city, it’s good to know that many of the top restaurants in St Albans are in walkable distance, located in the London Road, Victoria Street, High Street and Chequer Street area, in the shadow of the Cathedral.
If your appetite has been well and truly whetted by now – and we’re certainly drooling – then browse our selection of restaurant deals in St Albans to find a favourite. For further reading, take a look at this list of 20 of the best restaurants in St Albans and the surrounding area by Hertfordshire Life.
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It’s fair to say I have a bit of a love/hate relationship with shopping, particularly at the Trafford Centre. The one thing that gets me through the sometimes-necessary trips to such places is the hope of finding somewhere good to dine when I’m finished. You’d think that’d be easy at the Trafford Centre, after all there are over 50 places to eat and drink. Although the majority are either coffee shops or the usual sort of chains you can find on any retail park - from Pizza Express and Nando’s to T.G.I Fridays and Frankie & Benny’s - there are several more interesting options too.