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The Farmers Boy

1 Brickendon Lane, Hertford SG13 8NU, England
+44 1992 511017
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Great pub and staff

Visited again and had yet again another great meal and experience.The staff are fantastic and the... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
MotorHead999
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Hertfordshire
via mobile
Poor roast dinner

Really disappointed with the roast beef we had here; pre sliced processed beef, frozen... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Carl_Nicki
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“the pub” (10 reviews)
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1 Brickendon Lane, Hertford SG13 8NU, England
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+44 1992 511017
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"fish and chips"
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"fantastic meal"
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"keep up the good work"
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"cooked to perfection"
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"steak"
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"first class"
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Visited again and had yet again another great meal and experience.The staff are fantastic and the rear garden was a great suntrap to sit and enjoy or meal. Keep up the good work.

Thank MotorHead999
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Really disappointed with the roast beef we had here; pre sliced processed beef, frozen potatoes,frozen yorkshire puddings and convinced even the cauliflower cheese was probably frozen. A couple of the veg were fresh at least but the whole meal was entirely flavourless. Needless to say...More

1  Thank Carl_Nicki
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Just two of us on a glorious sunny day for lunch and a pint. We were rather lonely - can never fathom why. We eat in the pleasant garden. One had Fish and Chips - as good as you will get. The other had the...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 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

Thank lizjump
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Mitch B, Owner at The Farmers Boy, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

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 15 February 2018 via mobile

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

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Reviewed 11 October 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

1  Thank howardlyndab
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Reviewed 7 September 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 6 September 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 2 September 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 9 July 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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