Tripadvisor reviewers have cherry-picked the best lunch spots in St Albans, and we've consolidated the top six.

1. DavVero

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DavVero, an Italian, Sicilian and Southern-Italian multi-cuisine restaurant is located on 9 The Quadrant Street, Sherwood Avenue.

It earned an outstanding rating of 5.0 from 211 reviews.

Highlighted comments described it as the "best pizza in St Albans", lauding the friendly service and choices accommodating to special diets.

Lovers of Italian cuisine and pizza should add this to their must-visit list.


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Ranked second is HATCH, an American style dining offering local cuisines.

It's situated at 7-8 Christopher Place.

Achieving a 5.0 from 509 reviews, customers praised it for brilliant service and quality food.

One reviewer said that it was their "favourite for brunch" with "friendly, welcoming staff".

James C praised the venue saying: "Food was great, coffee was good and service was fast."

3. The Queen's Head

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The Queen's Head located at 7 Church End Sandridge is a favourite pub with a 4.5 rating from 277 reviews.

It was recognised for being welcoming, busy but not rushed, great at accommodating for large groups, and serving delicious food including "fresh fish and chips and roast dinners".

The pub was also praised for its "good old fashioned hospitality" according to tah89.

4. L'Italiana

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Another popular Italian locale for lunch is L'Italiana, at 3 French Row, it also received a 4.5 rating from 1,112 reviews for its consistently amazing food and service.

One customer exultantly remarked about the "generous portions and reasonable prices".

5. Little Marrakech

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Little Marrakech precedent on 31 Market Place offers Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern varieties.

Achieving a 4.5 rating from 729 reviews, it is popular for its pleasant ambiance, good service and amazing value for money.

Tripadvisor user Rob C said: "It’s really excellent.

"Good service, nice ambiance, pleasant food, and amazing value."

6. Bar Meze

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And lastly, Bar Meze, located at 8 Adelaide Street, specialises in Mediterranean and Greek cuisines.

It earned a 4.5 rating from 1,285 reviewers.

Customers tipped their hats to the vendor for its delicious food, excellent service, and warm and welcoming atmosphere.

A delighted customer, wesStevens79 emphasised: "A wonderful evening of delicious food and excellent service."

If you're looking for the best places to enjoy a sumptuous lunch, these six eateries came out as top choices.

Whether you're leaning towards pizza, a pub lunch or a Moroccan feast, it seems your next lunch in St Albans promises to hit the spot.