We felt comfortable as they seemed to be taking Covid seriously. Andrei Lussmann, We are lucky to have many restaurants in St Albans, some excellent. I have just had to do the latter after lockdown was announced in London and a friend didn't want to travel up from south London on the Friday before lockdown - they were a bit tetchy over this. Great that all was a success. "Lussmanns is, in fact, everything a modern local restaurant should be, so thank heavens for that" - Giles Coren, The Times Description: Located in leafy St Albans, just off the High Street and next to the Cathedral and Abbey Church, Lussmanns Fish and Grill is a chic brasserie-style restaurant that has won over the hearts of the local gourmet set and established itself as the locals' favourite fish and grill restaurant. We will reopen on Wednesday 2 December. Always check that they are hot all the way through. Thank you tayhacawley I replied that yes, we would like desserts - he sighed audibly - and we ordered two amaretto coffees. "Lussmanns is, in fact, everything a modern local restaurant should be, so thank heavens for that" - Giles Coren, The Times Andrei Lussmann, Today my family and I had an outstanding lunch to celebrate my birthday. Being hungry we polished these off in about 5 minutes and popped our crockery and cutlery back on our ‘serving table’. Lussmanns - St Albans, St. Albans: See 1,411 unbiased reviews of Lussmanns - St Albans, rated 4.5 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #25 of 314 restaurants in St. Albans. Live jazz … When eating with us we provide a clear and accurate account of all allergen and dietary information regarding our menus. Thank you Kerri. Fifteen minutes later, a new Waiter appeared, and asked if we had finished. The ambience was excellent and the food was good. Two small jugs with Amaretto were slammed down (9.40pm). Does it have high chairs and suitable for babies? I looked at my watch (9.25pm) so stopped talking to my husband and actually gave him half my food so we could speed up. Centrally located in a partially grade II listed building off Market Place in this bustling, historic town, Lussmanns Hitchin is unique in having a stylish diners’ bar - pull up a stool and enjoy a selection of bar tapas or have an apéritif before your meal. Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page. One thought - the dIscretionary service could be higher. On the basis I had 3/4 of my escalope on my plate still, and my cutlery ‘open’, I was somewhat startled - and said no. Please do email me directly so I may review further. appreciate the thumbs up. 1.1K likes. However, they’re not doing it out of charity, they are still seeking to make profit so customers should still be treated...with courtesy and provided with a pleasant experience. 1K likes. 878 likes. The Covid arrangements were spot on and reassuring in the times we live in. Store our pre-prepared, chilled dishes in the fridge, then pop them (in their containers) into the oven or microwave when you’re ready. Well done and thank you so much!More, Hello Heather B Order online and choose from: – collection from our restaurants in St Albans, Harpenden and Hitchin Located in leafy St Albans, just off the High Street and next to the Cathedral and Abbey Church, Lussmanns Fish and Grill is a chic brasserie-style restaurant that has won over the hearts of the local gourmet set and established itself as the locals' favourite fish and grill restaurant. “Okay, we said, feeling like children”. On the basis I had 3/4 of my escalope on my plate still, and my cutlery ‘open’, I was somewhat startled - and said no. I think you have to watch their website booking company very carefully as I think it changed the day without me noticing. There was a 2 hour time limit on each reservation,so towards the end of our meal,there was a rush for us to finish of our drinks as we had to vacate our table for the next seating . best thing ever!!!! Fifteen minutes later, a new Waiter appeared, and asked if we had finished. Lussmanns St Albans, accessible via Waxhouse Gate, is our largest restaurant and has space for 105 guests. Waxhouse Gate, St Albans, Herts, AL3 4EW 01727 851941 | [email protected], This restaurant is temporarily closed due to lockdown. Always check that they are hot all the way through. I sniffed, then tasted, definitely no Amaretto which is pretty strong smelling. Laura, Of the mains I'd say that the fish dishes were the best, especially the, Waxhouse Gate Off High Street, St. Albans AL3 4EW England. * indicates required By completing this form you agree to us storing your data for the purpose of contacting you. Steak and mackerel could have been better seasoned but otherwise very good indeed. we could celebrate together yet socially distanced. He looked displeased and left us. Please note that the complementary apéritif excludes the Classic Cuvée and that a £10 supplement will apply to our Highlands ribeye steak. He did manage to take the ‘discretionary 10% service fee’ without checking first. more. They were extremely attentive (Ben was our waiter) and despite being very busy, even offered to take photos and bring over our cake with candles when appropriate. Not great to hear and very happy to investigate further and establish what went wrong. 5 star for food Be the first to hear about our news, competitions and events. “What do you want?” he barked impatiently, “We would like some Amaretto in our Amaretto coffee!” He said. No smiles, no “I hope you understand I’m just anxious to get the restaurant cleared by 10pm, and certainly no “Did you have a nice time?”. Of 55 of Other cuisines food in St Albans. Lussmanns - St Albans. Overall a really pleasant evening and I will be back. "Lussmanns is, in fact, everything a modern local restaurant should be, so thank heavens for that" - Giles Coren, The Times Thank Goodness for Lussmanns! During the summer months, take a … The bill was then put on the table (9.50pm) by He-who-decides-what-you’ll-have-and-when, I got my card out and paid. Food was just wonderful. A member of the Lussmanns ‘boomerang club’, I worked alongside Andrei and Katrina in Hertford and opened St Albans, Hitchin and Tring. 7.8 Cooking. Enjoy a taste of Lussmanns at home with our popular ‘To Go’ service bringing you pre-prepared dishes, sustainable fresh fish, artisan bread, fruit & vegetable boxes, premier cheeses, beer, cider, wine and soft drinks. Your health is very important to us. “I can’t smell with this mask on”, he said angrily. b) do not have a new, continuous cough. They offer a lunch special midday to 7pm with two courses for £12.95 or three courses for £15.95, available weekdays and weekends. Explore menu, see photos and read 1659 reviews: "Always enjoy Lussmanns and the changes made to accommodate the needs of Covid-19 did not detract in anyway from a relaxed evening with good food." Much appreciated. So, nice but be very careful about booking.More, The need for credit card details before booking is there to ward off those who double book or simply don't turn up. 10. If you’re happy to dine a little later, and don’t mind heading home at 10pm, then our new late night treat is for you.Book online for 8.45pm or 9pm and enjoy a free apéritif, with two courses from any menu for just £19.95. We are presently rated as a 5* restaurant by the Food Standards Agency. 4,484 were here. Kind Regards, Laura (laura@lussmanns) Report. 45 mins later at 9.05pm I finally caught a waitress’ eye and she came over. Lussmanns - St Albans, St. Albans: See 1,422 unbiased reviews of Lussmanns - St Albans, rated 4.5 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #25 of 315 restaurants in St. Albans. London. They arrived minutes later and we began tucking in at 9.10pm - again delicious Cod cheeks and Chicken escalope. We are running a pop-up barbecue at weekends in Waxhouse Gate when the weather is fine – more information on our social media pages. Lussmanns, St Albans was the perfect place for lunch on a dreary Saturday afternoon. Lussmanns St Albans, accessible via Waxhouse Gate and Heritage Close, is our largest restaurant and has space for 105 guests. We waited, we drained our drinks and fancied getting a bottle of Prosecco but couldn’t catch anyone’s attention being tucked away in the corner under the eaves. Tables booked for four or more people on Sunday lunchtime will be required back after two hours and 30 minutes. Pulling together fresh, simple, quality ingredients to create unpretentious and accessible menus, Lussmanns restaurants achieve a unique balance in contemporary dining. The starters (delicious - Hunter’s Linguine and Beetroot Salad) arrived within five minutes. We left at 9.57pm, leaving multiple diners finishing up leisurely on the ground floor, feeling shunned and told off. Musicians usually play … Staff really nice and all had face coverings on. But the family agrees that if we could go to only one then it would be Lussmanns. Can a gluten free person get a good meal at this restaurant? We offer private dining for special occasions in our Club Area which is perfect for small business functions and family celebrations ~ please contact the manager for more information and to … c) have not We poured them in, and hey presto, tasted Amaretto for the first time. “Well, only if you drink it up in five minutes” he chastised us! I think you have to watch their website booking company very carefully as I think it changed the day without me noticing. Lussmanns - St. Albans. Well done and thank you so much! Appreciate the support and good to know that you all was ok with the new normal. Strictly Burgers; Ready Made Meals Store our pre-prepared, chilled dishes in the fridge, then pop (in their containers) into the oven or microwave when you’re ready. I felt that the waiters wearing the face shields were a bit of a waste of time We were seated promptly and the added measures in place were explained. “Well I promise you there is no Amaretto in it”, my husband said. 25 were here. The bill was then put on the table (9.50pm) by He-who-decides-what-you’ll-have-and-when, I got my card out and paid. Collection. I am looking for a private dining space in the St Albans area for Saturday 11th March from 12pm. Had dinner last night. “You want me to add another measure?”. We were seated promptly and the added measures in place were explained. EB. I really recommend this restaurant if ur...in St Albans!More, Cheers R D for the thumbs up. Lussmanns is a sustainable and multi award winning restaurant group. Full menu and ordering can be found on their website. “Okay, we said, feeling like children”. Created with Sketch. We have a lovely private space in St Albans we call 'The Club' please contact Manuela, the restaurant manger in St Albans (manuela@lussmanns) who can assist you with your booking. We also tried the desserts which consisted of Grand Marnier creme brulee, lemon posset,poached pear and Bramley apple and plum crumble. Book now at Lussmanns - St. Albans in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. We rank these hotels, restaurants, and attractions by balancing reviews from our members with how close they are to this location. He looked displeased and left us. Hello Bill H Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Description: Located in leafy St Albans, just off the High Street and next to the Cathedral and Abbey Church, Lussmanns Fish and Grill is a chic brasserie-style restaurant that has won over the hearts of the local gourmet set and established itself as the locals' favourite fish and grill restaurant. comforting, relaxed and just what we love to eat. Andrei, This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in the United States. “Yes please!” We both replied. per head for no shows OR cancellations later than 24 hours. Posts about Lussmanns written by Danny Smith and gf. See a full list of reheating / cooking instructions for this week’s products. I’m not sure. delicious. Food and choice was terrific: mackerel fillet starter, followed by onglet and fries with mixed veg and lemon possett to finish. “Here, please smell or taste if you don’t believe us?” I offered. At 8.05pm our drinks and food order was taken. Can a vegan person get a good meal at this restaurant? The atmosphere was light and airy, staff wore visors and everyone was well spaced and used sanitiser.