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Cinderhill | Forest House, Coleford GL16 8HQ, England
+44 1594 832424
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sea food” (3 reviews)
“pork” (7 reviews)
“tiger prawns” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Cinderhill | Forest House, Coleford GL16 8HQ, England
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

A wonderful meal, atmosphere and staff. Would certainly recommend this and can guarantee that the next time we visit our friends again in Coleford we will be back to this restaurant again. The entrance room/bar is quite small but if you can arrive at the...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We've been living around the corner from Andersen's for almost a year but have only just got around to eating there. It definitely won't be that long before we go again.

Thank David P
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I was blown away by the standard of service and quality of food produced by Barbara and Simon. Exquisite throughout!

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

I have stayed at Forest House and Andersen’s numerous times over the past two months and have tried most of the menu. I have never had a bad meal and enjoy Simon’s cooking immensely. I’ve had the fillet steak, the French trimmed chicken breast, most...More

Thank JackieandHannah
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We booked Andersens not really expecting a great deal it just looked the best out of the ones we saw. Boy were we wrong from the minute we entered the front door we were given the VIP treatment. So many times I hope and expect...More

Thank Noelle H
Reviewed 6 February 2018

A special evening with friends and great food. Four course meal with coffee and mints to finish, perfect. As always the restaurant is so efficient and the service excellent. I'm gluten free and Simon is always able to serve food I can eat. The Cullen...More

Thank KarenWashy
Reviewed 25 January 2018

This is an excellent place to enjoy a special occasion meal. The reception from the owner was very welcoming and we instantly felt comfortable. Drinks were served in the reception area in pleasant surroundings, where we were offered the menu and wine list. The wine...More

Thank Edale1
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We stopped at the hotel for 2 nights for my husband's 70th birthday. Breakfast on both days was plentiful with a very good menu selection. The produce was fresh and delicious. The full cooked breakfast which my husband had on the first morning was enormous!....More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We where recommend to this place by the cottage we where staying in , the food and service was great, good prices also and good vegetarian meals

Thank Clive H
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Very good service very good food especially sea food Always greeted with a smile great all round no down side will always return

Thank John R
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Questions & Answers
Tina W
10 June 2018|
Response from Helebillys B | Property representative |
Hi Tina, We do have an outside area but we do not serve food on It. It is only suitable for pre dinner drinks and smokers.
6 February 2018|
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Response from Helebillys B | Property representative |
Hi Libby We have booked you in for 8pm on Saturday 3rd. Hope this is ok for you. Simon and Barbara Andersen
Jeane E
24 February 2017|
Response from Donna M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. The food is amazing. There is a menu on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$33
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 10:00
07:30 - 09:30
07:30 - 09:30
18:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:30
18:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:30
18:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:30
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cinderhill | Forest House, Coleford GL16 8HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Coleford
  • Phone Number: +44 1594 832424
  • E-mail
Andersens Restaurant is the dining experience of Forest House which is also open to non residents. It offers homemade food including fresh steaks, meat dishes and seafood. All food is cooked to order and served in a relaxed and informal atmosphere by professional members of our team. Owners Barbara and Simon Andersen pride themselves on quality food and service, and great values for money.
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