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The Farmer's Boy

1 Brickendon Lane, Hertford SG13 8NU, England
+44 1992 511017
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“roast dinner” (8 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
“pork” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
1 Brickendon Lane, Hertford SG13 8NU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

The Farmer's Boy is now firmly established in this part of East Herts as one of the best country pubs around. Great welcome, friendly staff, and excellent service - in particularly Stewart behind the bar, who is helpful, polite and - most importantly - really...More

Thank Jerry O
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is 'almost' my local. You feel the good atmosphere as soon as you walk in. Staff friendly, helpful and welcoming. Good food reasonably priced and can be eaten either in the bar area, outside if the weather is fine and, in the evening, there...More

Thank joyce m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a great local pub with excellent food and good choice of drinks we decided to hold an event with live music, marquees and food in their recently revamped beautiful new garden- Mitch the landlord was so helpful and friendly- even helped put the marquee...More

Thank Lucy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I were invited up to Brickendon, from Southampton by some friends over the weekend and we stumbled across this beautiful pub on Saturday evening when out searching for dinner... What a fantastic evening! The service from the bar was second to none...More

Thank DanielM20371
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting this public house for the first time I didn’t know what to expect but I was pleasantly surprised it’s a lovely little country pub & the food was very good good portions the staff were very nice I had the pie of the day...More

Thank Barry D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely family meal here. Staff are good fun, nice selection of beers, food was good, location excellent. Wish I lived walking distance!

Thank TomPerrySawbo
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Fabulous food had an amazing chicken and mushroom pie. Service was faultless too. Going back again next week can’t wait

Thank Dannyjclark
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Had a couple of pints and some chips on Thurs night, sitting in their very nice garden. Came back last night with the family and had a good meal - inside this time. Dishes of: Sausage and Mash, Chips n’ Fish, Poisson Pie and Pie...More

1  Thank Gareth B
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here today after visiting the nearby country park and were a bit disappointed. We have two young girls and the sign saying kids under 10 should remain seated at all times in the beer garden was unnecessary - even though it did...More

Thank slagrag
Mitch B, Owner at The Farmer's Boy, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Good afternoon, I'm sorry to hear our food didn't meet your expectations on this occasion, I'm sorry to say the extreme heat in our kitchen may have got the better of my team by the time you arrived, excuses aside we're sorry. I'm glad you...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018

We ate here after a walk in the woods on the sculpture trail, its a nice pub with a friendly team behind the bar and serving food, the beer garden is really nice with shaded tables and parasols over the table and lovely garden feel....More

Thank dionysus3467
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Questions & Answers
Suzanne P
10 December 2016|
Response from Andy P | Property representative |
Hi Suzanne, Yes, we are running a Christmas party menu. If you'd like to take a look then please visit our website or call us on 01992511731 Kind regards Andy
Roger W
22 February 2016|
Response from Andy P | Property representative |
Hi Roger W Yes I do. Please check out my menus at thefarmersboy.pub by clicking the menu tab. Also note that we make everything fresh from scratch so if there's anything in particular you'd like then we would also be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$19
European, Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Brickendon Lane, Hertford SG13 8NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hertford
  • Phone Number: +44 1992 511017
  • E-mail
A traditional pub in the heart of the Hertfordshire countryside, serving value for money home made food. Fine ales, wines and spirits. Two tranquil gardens, restaurant and bars
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