The Zodiac and Oakes Grills, Hanbury Manor Hotel and Country Club, Ware, Nr Hertford, SG12 0SD
This stunning Jacobean house set amidst 200 acres of glorious Hertfordshire countryside provides the perfect backdrop for dining out in style. Fine food and wine are all part of the Hanbury Manor experience. For sheer luxury and gastronomic delight, try 2AA-rosette Zodiac restaurant. Beautifully decorated with exquisite chandeliers, a traditional fireplace and crystal glasses, every attention to detail has been paid. Overlooking the 18-hole championship golf course and its lake, the 'alfresco' fine dining experience is a real treat for the summer months. From the imaginative menu, using the freshest and best quality ingredients, to the carefully selected fine wine list, this is a definite must for all food-lovers. Oakes Grill is the second award-winning restaurant, offering a modern twist on international cuisine. It too enjoys spectacular views of the lake and golf course and provides dining to suit all palates throughout the day, seven days a week. Light and airy but with a warm and intimate feel, the bold colours and contemporary style enhance the relaxed and informal atmosphere. 'A Taste for Two' offers a special delight to share, while the Sunday Jazz Brunch costs from £29.50. Whether you are hosting a business lunch, a formal dinner or a special celebration, this timeless and enchanting manor provides the perfect setting for every occasion.
Open: Open: Zodiac: Tues-Fri 12.30pm-2pm, 7pm-9.30pm; Sat 7pm-9.30pm; Sun 12.30pm-2pm.
Oakes: Mon-Sun 6.30am-11am, 12.30pm-2.30pm; 5.30pm-10pm