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The Farmers Boy

1 Brickendon Lane, Hertford SG13 8NU, England
+44 1992 511017
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Disappointed

We’ve been to this pub many times over the years but today we were disappointed. The food was fine... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lizjump
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London, United Kingdom
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Amazing service from Nada

What a lovely, amazing service from Nada and welcoming traditional pub this is !!!! Definitely... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2018
kahndavid818
,
Shenley, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“the pub” (10 reviews)
“my parents” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
1 Brickendon Lane, Hertford SG13 8NU, England
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+44 1992 511017
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"under new management"
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"sunday roast"
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"fantastic meal"
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"friendly service"
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"portion size"
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"cooked to perfection"
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"steak"
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"fish and chips"
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"made us feel"
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"first class"
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"bacon"
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"sandwiches"
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"nada"
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"menu"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We’ve been to this pub many times over the years but today we were disappointed. The food was fine, good pub grub, but we found it hard having two small children with us. The garden is ‘adult orientated’ so if they’re under 10 years old...More

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Mitch B, Owner at The Farmers Boy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi lizjump, You rightly mention our garden is adult orientated, this unfortunately is as a result of parents allowing kids to run wild and ruining the experience for other customers - it must be said along with those who have well behaved little ones who...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely, amazing service from Nada and welcoming traditional pub this is !!!! Definitely returning

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

We visited the pub for lunch after walking in the nearby woods. The quality of the meal and service were first class. All the staff were friendly and most welcoming. The menu is extensive with sandwiches available as well as hot meals. My liver and...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub as a party of 6 including 2 teenage boys on a Saturday night. 3 burgers - fantastic... best burger out for a while! Ham, egg and chips - does what it says on the tin was the comment from daddy diner....More

Thank JULIE H
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Great little gem in Brickendon village. Went there for Sunday lunch with my family and we all enjoyed it. Food was excellent with friendly service. I would highly recommend the pork belly option. I will be coming back for more

Thank Magdalena P
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

I went to the farmers boy for dinner as I had heard it was under new management. Well what a surprise the meal was plentiful and of good quality . I then found out why the manager was the same person that ran my favourite...More

Thank Les T
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Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Went out for dinner with friends had an excellent evening. The food was absolutely delicious and very well presented. Generious portions. The staff were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. Nada and her husband were very friendly and made us feel very welcome....More

1  Thank Lynda S
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Reviewed May 26, 2017

The food was amazing and presented really beautifully. The staff were polite, friendly and courteous and could not do enough to make sure our day was so special. As the weather was so good we spent much of our time in their beautiful garden, perfect...More

Thank wats0n2017
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Management response:Responded May 30, 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us, it was an absolute pleasure hosting your reception and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Best Mitch

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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal in the pub, the staff were great and really attentive and the food was suppurb. The pub has recently changed owners and Mitch has a great pub. I really recommend that you pay the pub a visit.

Thank MotorHead999
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Management response:Responded May 30, 2017

Thankyou! I'll be sure to pass your comments on to the whole team! :) Mitch

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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful little place with massive food portions all cooked and presented wonderfully. Staff were curtiouse and friendly. The winner for me though was the fantastic coffee. Thank you so much for a wonderful visitMore

Thank Mattylyttle
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Management response:Responded May 30, 2017

We're lucky to have a good few coffee gurus on the team! thanks for your kind comments and for taking the time to review us, I'm glad you enjoyed our food, it brings a smile to us all when we get such good feedback! Hope...More

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