Watford is full of high-quality places to dine - with a number of top rated restaurants, cafes and pubs.

Whether you’re looking for a wholesome pub classic or a Michelin starred experience there’s a variety of top-rated restaurants in the area to choose from for your dinner.

Here is our Watford roundup of the top ten restaurants and pubs that have been named the "top rated" for dinner - according to TripAdvisor in November 2021.

Las Iguanas located on 61-63 High Street.

A casual dining restaurant chain originating from the UK, with a Latin American theme. Prices for main courses range from £5 - £18.

Nana's located on 129 St. Albans Road.

They serve Lebanese small-plate banquets and mains in a simple restaurant with a shisha garden and takeaway options. Prices vary form £2 - £5 for main courses.

Tarboush Lebanese & Mediterranean Cuisine located on 57 Market Street.

A “relaxed” Lebanese cafe-restaurant with North African ceiling lamps and a heated shisha garden. Prices range from £11-£15 for mains.

St James Restaurant located on 30 High Street, Bushey.

They offer English gastronomy dining in understated contemporary restaurant with exposed-brickwork. They also serve vegetarian Friendly and vegan options.

Zaza Bushey located on 27 High Street, Bushey.

The restaurant has a contemporary design and a wholesome, sustainable take on regional Italian cuisine.

The Prince George located on 151 St. Albans Road.

A pub where locals and students mingle in a “shabby-chic” hostelry offering pub classics, real ale and an eclectic jukebox. Prices range from £9 - £20 for a main course.

Derwish Restaurant located on 163-165 St. Albans Road.

Traditional Turkish comfort dishes are the specialty at this locally owned restaurant. Prices for mains range from £15 - £25.

Barracuda Watford located on 45 The Parade.

The restaurant offers Italian, Mediterranean, British dishes for dinner they boost to have a “great atmosphere, amazing staff and out of this world food.”

Indian Sizzler located on 97-99 Longspring.

They serve traditional curries in a “spacious” and “stylish” restaurant. The prices for mains range from £15 - £35.

The Authentic Thai Cuisine located on 11 Stamford Road.

They serve authentic Thai soups, curries and noodle dishes served in a traditional pub with live TV sports. They claim to reflect Thailand’s culture, environment, ingenuity and values.