Bill's

2 Chequer Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 3XZ

01727 851 436

stalbans@bills-email.co.uk

bills-website.co.uk/restaurants/st-albans

Guide Last Updated: 31/05/2021

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Access Guide

  • Monday 08:30 - 22:30.

  • Tuesday 08:30 - 22:30.

  • Wednesday 08:30 - 22:30.

  • Thursday 08:30 - 22:30.

  • Friday 08:00 - 23:00.

  • Saturday 08:00 - 23:00.

  • Sunday 09:00 - 22:30.

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest National Rail station is St Albans Abbey.

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

  • There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).

  • The name of the car park is The Maltings.

  • The car park is located in Victoria Street.

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.

  • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are not available.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • There are loading only bays directly outside the restaurant.

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  • This information is for the entrance located in Chequer Street.

  • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.

  • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).

  • The door(s) is/are double width.

  • The door(s) is/are light.

  • The width of the door opening is 100cm.

  • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.

  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.

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  • The desk/counter is 2m (2yd 7in) from the main entrance.

  • There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.

  • The desk/counter is medium height (77cm - 109cm).

  • The desk/counter does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

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  • There is level access to the service(s).

  • This venue does play background music.

  • Music is played throughout the restaurant.

  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

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  • The following information is for the restaurant.

  • Full table service is available.

  • Food or drinks are ordered from the service counter.

  • Food or drinks can be brought to the table.

  • There is not a lowered section at the counter.

  • No tables are permanently fixed.

  • Some chairs are permanently fixed.

  • Some chairs have armrests.

  • The nearest table is approximately 5m (5yd 1ft) from the main entrance.

  • The distance between the floor and the lowest table is 76cm (2ft 6in).

  • The distance between the floor and the highest table is 110cm (3ft 7in).

  • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.

  • Plastic / takeaway cups are available.

  • Plastic / takeaway cutlery is not available.

  • Drinking straws are available.

  • Menus are hand held and wall.

  • Menus are not available in Braille.

  • Menus are not available in large print.

  • Picture menus are available.

  • Menus are clearly written.

  • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.

  • The type of food served here is modern European cuisine.

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  • Accessible toilet facilities are available.

  • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is no signage on or near the toilet door.

  • This accessible toilet is approximately 13m (14yd 8in) from the main entrance.

  • The accessible toilet is located to the left as you enter.

  • There is level access to this accessible toilet.

  • This is a unisex toilet.

  • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.

  • The door opens outwards.

  • The door is locked by a locking handle.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 87cm (2ft 10in).

  • The door is light.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 190cm x 210cm (6ft 3in x 6ft 11in).

  • There is not sufficient turning space in the cubicle for a wheelchair user.

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.

  • The lateral transfer space is 140cm (4ft 7in).

  • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.

  • There is a flush on the transfer side.

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is a mixer tap.

  • There is an emergency alarm.

  • The emergency pull cord alarm is fully functional.

  • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.

  • There is a/are female sanitary and general domestic waste disposal units.

  • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).

  • Wall mounted grab rails are available for the toilet.

  • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.

  • There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.

  • There is a mirror.

  • Mirrors are not placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 48cm (1ft 7in).

  • There is a hand dryer.

  • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is not a towel dispenser.

  • There is a toilet roll holder.

  • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a wash basin.

  • The wash basin cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the accessible toilet.

  • The height of the baby change table once extended is 85cm (2ft 9in).

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  • Standard toilet facilities are available.

  • At the time of the survey (July 2018) the toilets were out of order.

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.

  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.