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Ad hoc

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A great and grown up cocktail bar and restaurant where you wouldn't expect it

Great cocktails sit alongside a good range of craft beers. Good mixologists and a nice mix of grown... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
via mobile
Great for a "Ladies Lunch"

Really convenient for a "Ladies Lunch" as the portions are not too large but very tasty and... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2016
Royston, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good15%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
3 Feb 2018
“Ad-Hoc = an overdraft”
19 Jul 2017
“One of the best places to drink in Royston... and the food is good too!”
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The Old Court House Fish Hill, Royston SG8 9XT, England
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Drink, eat...well from an extremely limited and pretentious menu and, be merry until that is, the bill arrives! Do you have your Banks Loan Officer on speed dial? Better do so before entering this den of thieves who no doubt make 500% profit on every...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Autumn H
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Ad Hoc has been one of my favourite places to drink in Royston for a long time, but thanks to a recent groupon we tried it for dinner and the good was very good too. It was a shame they were having a change of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends last Friday. Sat outside which was lovely. Very friendly staff and the drinks were pretty good too. Will definitely be back

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, nice drinks but shame no one cleaned the table. We visited early evening and there were stains and stale food smeared on the table we sat at. Stool dusty and covers dirty too.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank 206chrisa
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Great cocktails sit alongside a good range of craft beers. Good mixologists and a nice mix of grown up drinkers and diners. If you're staying in one of the hotels or b&b's then I recommend it for evening drinks and nibbles. Not that I'm biased...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank davesworld70
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Well, what can I say? I organised a charity evening which took place in November. I contacted Jason at Ad Hoc to enquire if they would be able to provide a bar. Jason went above and beyond! We met a month prior to go over...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank amixlou
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Good selection of cocktails and drinks, good service but can get busy on a Friday night. Food is always good and the team there always willing to listen to ideas and feedback. A great outside area to have a drink and watch the sun go...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Robin W
Reviewed 7 August 2016

So wife and I liked the drinks. Different Mojitos. Also a Happy Hour. Nice frontage to sit out on a sunny afternoon. Good service, helpful staff. Good vibe. And an interesting menu - very much a tapas approach, some good choices, liked some of them...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Really convenient for a "Ladies Lunch" as the portions are not too large but very tasty and reasonably priced.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Rhiannon737
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

They lay out of this place makes it hard to sit and chat. Don't go on a Friday as we were left standing at the bar waiting to be servers for 25 minutes. I asked who was in charged only to be told by a...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank gemmab27
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