Places to go out & eat & drink in Hereford
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Local Restaurants, Cafes, Pubs, Bars, etc in Hereford

Places to eat & drink in Hereford.

Once the capital of the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of West Mercia, this curious city is a vibrant merger of the modern and the rustic and is one of only a dozen English cities to be recorded in the Domesday Book. It is dominated by a magnificent 11th century cathedral which contains two important treasures - the fascinating 13th century Mappa Mundi, one of the earliest world atlases, and the world's largest chained library containing unique books dating back to the 8th century. The original cathedral was built in the 7th century by Bishop Putta but was promptly destroyed by Welsh invaders.

One of the oldest pubs here is The Green Dragon, which dates back to at least 1600. The River Wye flows through the town beneath a six-arched bridge while a stone tablet marks the place where Charles 11’s mistress Nell Gwynne was apparently born.

The city’s museum and art gallery - housed within a timber-framed ‘black and white’ building so typical of the county’s architecture - possesses many important artifacts, including a Bronze Age burial as well as finds from the Roman town of Magnis (modern-day Kentchester).

While Hereford cattle graze happily in the pastures surrounding the city, visitors can shop until they drop in the High Town area of the city or pop into Hereford Cider Museum where they can enjoy a guided tour and sample the local tipple made at the King Offa’s distillery. This is, after all, the home of Bulmers, the biggest cider-making company in the world.

We cannot give a full list of all available food outlets but below is a small selection of those available in Hereford or surrounding areas.

Hereford Restaurants, Cafes, Bars, Food Outlets, etc

The Glass Tandoori

62 Commercial Road, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2BP
Tel: 01432 276633     Web:

Our family run business is the only open kitchen in the county, where you can see your traditional Indian cuisine & Balti dishes being cooked in front of you.
Type: Restaurant

Grey Rule

Saxty's Bar, Restaurant & Club

33 Widemarsh Street, Hereford, HR4 9EA
Tel: 01432 357872     Web:

The only bar restaurant and club in the City.
Type: Restaurant, Cafe, Pub/Inn  

Grey Rule