SG4 Brasserie & Bar at Needham House Hotel

(85 Reviews)
Little Wymondley, Hitchin, North Hertfodshire, SG4 7JJ
British, Afternoon Tea

Top offer

Champagne afternoon tea & petite fours £29.95 per person

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Average

Main course: £15
Food spend: £29

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 17:00 & 18:30 - 21:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 17:00.

Restaurant description

With 2 AA Rosettes and a bright, elegant feel throughout, SG4 Brasserie & Bar Liquid at Needham House Hotel is a versatile option to enjoy fine cuisine. There are also classic afternoon teas served in the relaxing Wymondley Lounge, while the open kitchen in the brasserie showcases the talented chefs at work.

The SG4 Brasserie menu changes with the seasons, and offers a great selection of dishes for large and small appetites. Kick things off with grilled red mullet, fennel, asparagus and scorched orange or vegetarian treats like the green pea panna cotta. A mouthwatering steak from the grill includes a chateaubriand to share or a sirloin on the bone, while other mains includes saddle of rabbit rolled with pancetta and stuffed with tarragon chicken mousse.

A selection of speciality gins are prepared at Bar Liquid in Hitchin, whilst serving a well sourced wine and champagne list. For those looking for a traditional treat, the afternoon teas offer classic sandwiches and handmade cakes and pastries.

An elegant setting for award-winning cuisine with an outdoor terrace with garden views, SG4 Brasserie & Bar at Needham House Hotel is a 6-minute drive from Hitchin Rail Station.

Customer reviews for SG4 Brasserie & Bar at Needham House Hotel
4.3
(based on 85 reviews)

89%
of diners recommend this restaurant

  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Ambience
  • Service
  • Value
  • Location

Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (38)
  • al fresco (4)
  • breakfast (17)
  • business (15)
  • child friendly (7)
  • dinner (46)
  • entertainment (4)
  • large parties (16)
  • lunch (28)
  • luxury (14)
  • private dining (15)
  • romantic (15)
  • trendy (12)
  • value (16)
  • views (6)
  • By Lee C from Stevenage
    19 October 2019

    The service and food were both excellent and I would definitely be returning to dine here again

  • By Lesley C from Henlow
    4 May 2019

    The room is a beautiful place to sit and eat and chat. Windows all along one side looking out over the garden. There were two weddings at the hotel that day. It was distracting that large members of wedding guests trouped backwards and forwards through the restaurant whilst we ate. The food was pleasant. The honeyed carrots as an extra with the main course had not been scrubbed sufficiently so little bits of grit to munch on. The service was good enough although we ate our starter and had to ask again for our drinks to be brought. Two three course meals and 2 alcoholic drinks was £90. Afternoon teas were being served as we left. They looked gorgeous. I would say that if you would like an above average location for your meal were you will also have trouble free parking and the food is pleasant but incidental to meeting and chatting with friends then this is for you. If you like to be impressed with your food, then maybe not so.

  • By Peter C from Bedfordshire
    10 April 2019

    Great time at the Needham for a joint 60th and 30th birthday party. Excellent food, great service and a really lovely place to enjoy

  • By catherine G from St. Albans
    22 February 2019

    excellent food- very good service too there were only 3 deserts- but oooh they were superb

  • By Mr Arron B from Barton-Le-Clay
    25 January 2019

    Food was excellent. Really well cooked and beutifully presented. Not too much to eat but enough to have three courses. Waiters were attentive and service was great, being polite and prompt. Lovely surroundings. The only downside was that we were the only diners so not exactly atmospheric.

  • By Susan E from Hitchin
    11 July 2018

    We enjoyed our 3 course meal at Neeedham House very much. However a large number of people came into the restaurant with their meals and the volume of noise was very bad for about 35 minutes. We couldn't hear a conversation among ourselves.

  • By Julie K from STEVENAGE
    8 July 2018

    Lovely food and service.

  • By Amanda D from Hitchin
    3 June 2018

    Pleasant environment, lovely tasty food, excellent service.

  • By EM M from Herts
    27 May 2018

    Ok as had a Groupon voucher for a meal for 2 with ‘fizz’ which turned out to be prosecco. Certainly wasn’t worth the amount it would have cost if we had paid for exactly the same food in full. Restaurant was unpleasantly hot as air con didn’t appear to work and whilst it looked nice, it was almost empty at a Sunday lunchtime however I had tried to change our table to 4 online and it said no spaces were available and when I phoned, no-one answered the day before so couldn’t bring our children. Food order was wrong and menu wasn’t particularly exciting. Staff whilst nice didn’t seem to know much. I think everyone in there except one table were groupon customers.

  • By Anand V from Little Wymondley
    21 May 2018

    Afternoon tea with generous servings of sandwiches and scones, meaning that we were too full to finish our cakes. Good selection of teas and coffees too. We were seated in a quiet area away from the main dining room, which was really nice, but we did feel a bit ignored by service staff as a result.

Restaurant Location Map
SG4 Brasserie & Bar at Needham House Hotel
Little Wymondley, Hitchin, North Hertfodshire, SG4 7JJ

Available offers

  • Champagne afternoon tea & petite fours £29.95 per person
  • Classic afternoon tea £19.95 per person
  • Sunday lunch - 2 course £19.95 or 3 course £24.95 per person

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